June 20, 2018

The Most Common Mistakes You’re Making on Your Career Profiles

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. As a Supply Strategist at Hired, […]
June 19, 2018
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What I wish I knew: tips from software engineers

Deciding to leave behind your old career and transition into a new one can feel a lot like jumping into the unknown. It’s intimidating, to say […]
June 15, 2018
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Gender Equality Across The World TGIF

TGIF! This week we did a bit of traveling in our reading. We heard from those fighting for gender equality across the pond, and then went […]
June 13, 2018
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Your Guide to Choosing the Right Size Company: Startup vs. Corporate

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. Whether you’re new to the job […]
June 8, 2018
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Microsoft Acquiring Github TGIF

TGIF! This week was all about Microsoft acquiring GitHub… plus some great actions (and words) from the empowering Melinda Gates. Check back at the end of […]
June 6, 2018
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The 10 Soft Skills That Will Help You Land Your Next Job

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. While soft skills aren’t typically explicitly […]
June 5, 2018

Meggie Mahnken and Hackbright: Standing at the Intersection of Feminism and Tech

In April, Women Who Code held their annual CONNECT Tech Conference at Twitter HQ in San Francisco. Our own Senior Director of Education, Meggie Mahnken, gave […]
June 1, 2018
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Under-recognized Female Leaders In Stem TGIF

TGIF! This week we heard about some under-recognized female leaders in STEM and brushed up on our React skills. Check back at the end of each […]
May 29, 2018
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Are Product Managers the New Software Engineers?

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. Software engineers have long been the […]
May 25, 2018
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Leading Women And Girls In Stem TGIF

TGIF! This week we gravitated towards the profiles of women and girls leading the way for future generations in STEM. Check back at the end of […]
May 25, 2018
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Amazing Web Apps Built By Female Engineers

In Hackbright Academy’s immersive and rigorous 12-week full-time Software Engineering Program, students not only learn the skills to become engineers, but build impressive web apps in just four […]
May 23, 2018

The Truth About Imposter Syndrome Among Tech Workers

We’re excited to be teaming up with Hired to bring you career insights about diversity, inclusion, and the job market. As part of the ongoing narrative […]
May 22, 2018
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Front-End Vs. Back-End Development: What’s The Difference?

As you prepare for your bootcamp experience and start thinking about what kind of engineer you want to be, it’s important to also consider the type […]
May 18, 2018
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Short And Sweet TGIF

TGIF! This week we’re keeping things short and sweet. One article, one podcast, and one video. Check out what’s going on for women in STE(A)M this […]
May 15, 2018
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What kind of engineer do you want to be?

Last week we gave you a list of 10 things to do as you consider a career in engineering. This week, we’ll go further into one: […]
May 11, 2018
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New Oakland Campus TGIF

TGIF! Earlier in the week we were thrilled to launch our new Oakland campus and partner with the Kapor Center in Oakland for a very special […]