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Here you will find helpful articles and guides that can advise you on getting started in a career in technology or how to make it in the world of tech as a woman. Along with what job role is ideal for you, the skills required and how much you could earn from it.

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Amanda Cavallaro: A Role Model for Women in Tech

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Amanda Cavallaro: A Role Model for Women in Tech Amanda Cavallaro is a driving force for change for the future of women in the technology sector. Passionate about increasing female representation in tech, highly skilled, and an experienced developer she has inspired and continues to inspire many women wanting to pursue a career in tech. […]

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Revealed: The Top 3 Issues Facing Women in Tech & Their Most Influential Role Models

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Specops Software recently used data gathered by Ivanti to create a visual demonstration of the top issues over 500 women working in the tech sector are experiencing. The data emphasises that there is still work to be done to achieve even greater female representation in the industry, however, despite the challenges, there’s emerging evidence to […]

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7 Productivity Apps for Women in Tech

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According to recent research, there have been over 200 billion mobile app downloads in the past four years. Such mammoth statistics are unsurprising when you consider how the smartphone has established itself as a modern-day essential. Apps are an efficient, cheap, and resourceful way to make the everyday organisation of our work and personal lives far […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Enter the Women in Tech Employer Awards 2020

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Earlier this month the Women in Tech Employer Awards 2020 opened for entries. The awards celebrate employers and individuals in the technology industry who are going above and beyond to narrow the gender gap. Increasing female representation in all levels from junior positions to the boardroom is crucial for genuine growth. For tech companies in the UK, […]

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5 Top Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview

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For businesses trying to navigate hiring amidst the current pandemic, a virtual interview is a perfect solution for engaging with candidates and continuing the hiring process whilst working from home. Virtual interviews can be just as successful as in-person interviews and lead to finding the right job or candidate. However, they must be treated with […]

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Could COVID-19 Result in a Shift Towards More Remote Working?

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The devastating COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a large amount of office-based businesses adapting to 100% remote working until further notice. This change in our daily routines has prompted many to ask whether there will be a shift towards more permanent remote working after the pandemic? Especially if remote working proves to be more productive […]

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Female Entrepreneur Secures £1.3 Million Investment for Tech Start-Up ‘Bimble’

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Last month we celebrated five exceptional women leading the way in travel tech. As a fast-growing industry, it’s a highly innovative space for talented tech pioneers transforming the way we experience the world around us. Having just launched with an investment of £1.3 million, travel app Bimble is a new female-founded innovation reinforcing the value of female […]

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Women in Tech Launches The Women in Tech Employer Awards 2020

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Women in Tech are excited to announce the launch of The Women in Tech Employer Awards 2020. The awards will celebrate employers and individuals going above and beyond to help close the gender gap in tech. There are so many tech companies in the UK that are making innovations in their recruitment processes, offering flexible […]

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Top 7 Social Isolation Ideas and Activities for Women in Tech

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With the UK in lockdown like many other countries grappling with the Covid-19 pandemic, right now the reality of daily life is that as a nation we’re more socially isolated than we’ve ever had to be before. As the majority of people are living, working and learning from home for the foreseeable future we’ve compiled […]