International Women's Day 2019 #LeaveYourMark

#LeaveYourMark this International Women’s Day

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A movement that celebrates women in the workforce and #BalanceForBetter In celebration of Women’s History Month, today Girls in Tech announces the #leaveyourmark campaign, a movement that celebrates women in the workforce! We’ll be highlighting the achievements of women at work around the globe and raising money throughout March for...

Announcing CODE G: NEW Program Teaching Intermediate Coding

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We’re so excited to announce the latest Girls in Tech program: CODE G Level II. The pilot version of CODE G Level II started on January 28 and was a free, in-person, intermediate level coding bootcamp. This program is just one more way Girls in Tech is working to...

Overheard: When 30 Girls in Tech Members Flock To A Tech Conference

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At Girls in Tech, it is our mission to support women in their technology careers - whether it’s tech conferences, coding bootcamps, confidence-building workshops, or finding a job. As such, last week, 30 of our members and chapter leaders from around the world were sponsored by our partner, Trend...

Announcing the 2018 Girls in Tech Award Recipients!

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On November 16, Girls in Tech will host our largest celebratory event of the year: the Fundraising Gala and Awards Ceremony. Themed  “Una Noche de Elegancia” to welcome our newest chapter in Mexico City, the evening shines a spotlight on women and men breaking down barriers for girls in tech. This...

AMPLIFY Winner On What It’s Like As A Female Founder In Silicon Valley Right Now

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  AMPLIFY Winner On What It’s Like As A Female Founder In Silicon Valley Right Now A world without cholera outbreaks is near, thanks to OmniVis’ CEO and Co-founder Katherine Clayton. Winner of the 2018 Girls in Tech AMPLIFY Startup Competition, OmniVis puts the power of the lab in the palm...

How to Ace Your First Technical Interview

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If you’re applying for a developer or engineering job at a startup, you will likely have to take a technical interview at some point in the process. A technical interview is all about your potential employer putting your problem-solving skills to the test. It serves both to prove your...

Girls in Tech Manifesto

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To celebrate Women's Equality Day, we asked our global community what "equality" means to them. This is what they said.   We believe women's equality is a basic human right. It is not reserved only for those in high places, those with loud voices, or those with the means and access to costly education.   Everyone...

Girls in Tech Diversity and Inclusion, Adriana Gascoignes Interview with theCube

‘Diversity’ and ‘inclusion’ move from buzzwords to business strategy

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By Bev Terrell For many organizations, diversity and inclusion are no longer words that are just mentioned in an employee handbook. Companies have found that when they enable more diversity in their workforces, they are rewarded with a strong return on investment. A varied and innovative workforce provides more ways to...

The Future is Female: 6 Takeaways From the Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference

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By Alandea Waidler and Stefanie Hulbert. For the past 20 years, women have held fewer than 25 percent of jobs in tech — yet we make up half the workforce. That was the opening statement that kicked off the sixth annual Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference in San Francisco last week. The event is hosted by...

Girls in Tech Catalyst London: Martha Lane Fox, Founder, Doteveryone

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Girls in Tech’s flagship event is making its way to London on March 28! The one-day event will be packed full of authentic presentations from some of the most revered female leaders in the world. Hear revolutionary speakers tell the story of their journey to the top, share career...