Lily Smith is VP of Product at Memberoo, a tech startup based in Bath. We talked about how she went from working on the set of Harry Potter to immersing herself in the wonderful world of Tech. Continue reading Talking to… Lily Smith
There is a general consensus that unless girls are encouraged into technology before they hit puberty, they are unlikely to pick it up as a career.
But is there more to it than that? Continue reading Get them while they’re young: Is this the only way to get women into tech?
In a lot of the interviews on this blog, the women I have spoken to have mentioned imposter syndrome. Rosie Bennett, Julia Wilson, Hannah Atkinson and Rosie Campbell have all either identified themselves as suffering from it on occasions or … Continue reading Pay no attention to the woman behind the curtain: My experience of Imposter Syndrome
I got to chat to the wonderful Abby Frear, director of TechSPARK, about being a woman of tech. Continue reading Talking to… Abby Frear
Julia Wilson Lead Developer Hi Julia, thanks for agreeing to this interview. I think it would be good to start with a little bit about what you do? Hi Elspeth, I’m a lead developer currently working on apps running on connected … Continue reading Talking to… Julia Wilson
Hannah Atkinson is a Project Support Officer at Eduserv and has been my friend for many years. I spoke to her about her life in tech. Continue reading Talking to… Hannah Atkinson
In the news last week, and you might have seen it, there was quite a lot of time given to a woman who was sent home on her first day at a work for not wearing high heeled shoes. This … Continue reading Should you choose a job in tech because you get to wear jeans?
Rosie Campbell is a Research Technologist at the BBC and an all-round awesome lady. I spoke to her about life as a woman of tech. Continue reading Talking to… Rosie Campbell
The world of work has changed so much in the last ten years, especially when it comes to tech-based professions, that knowing where we’ll be in another five, let alone ten, seems almost impossible. Continue reading How are you supposed to know what to do when your perfect job might not exist yet?
Rosie Bennett Tech Startup Champion Twitter ITGirls Hi Rosie! How are you? Thanks for agreeing to talk to me. I was thinking we should start with a little bit about what you do? Hi Elspeth! Currently I work at the … Continue reading Talking to… Rosie Bennett