Monday Motivator: Kelley O. Williams of Paige & Paxton

Today's Monday Motivator is Kelley O. Williams, the CEO & Co-Founder of Paige and Paxton Elementary STEM curriculum.  While working for signature companies such as American Express and JPMorgan Chase, Kelley led nationally recognized STEM pipeline programs for girls and youth of color as one of the founding team members of the New York Chapter … Continue reading Monday Motivator: Kelley O. Williams of Paige & Paxton

Behind the Mic….

Last Friday I had the pleasure to step on the other side of the mic and be interviewed by the lovely Melanie Adcock for Tech Scene Chicago. Jamila Parham and I had a great time talking about the Chicago tech scene, what we do in the industry, and most importantly what we love about Chicago!

Chicago Women in Tech Are Still Buzzing….

via   If you live in Chicago you've probably heard the screams lately about women in tech, if not check out this article. From that article a fury of responses rumbled about what women should be doing and why we aren't viewed as a large contributor to tech. (Even I had to respond to that … Continue reading Chicago Women in Tech Are Still Buzzing….

Women in Tech ARE Here: My Response to Katherine Raz’s Op-Ed

via If you live in Chicago and are part of the tech scene then you probably read Katherine Raz's op ed piece for Crain's last week.  I've read and re-read (probably about 20 times) to really dig deep into what Raz was saying. A lot of people jumped down her throat immediately saying she was … Continue reading Women in Tech ARE Here: My Response to Katherine Raz’s Op-Ed

How to Switch to a Tech Career

Often when you start a job after college, you’re still figuring out what you love. As time goes by and you begin to gain some experience in the working world and you may realize what you thought you wanted to do really isn’t the perfect fit. It might be the ideal time start looking for … Continue reading How to Switch to a Tech Career