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February 1, 2019  11:48 AM

Widening the discussion about tech careers

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"women in IT", "women in tech", IT careers, IT jobs

GUEST BLOG: In this contributed post, Clare Young, head of delivery at dxw digital discusses how tech careers are portrayed and what the industry needs to do to attract more women into tech.  Organisations continue to wrestle with the challenge of

January 9, 2019  8:37 AM

How Smart is your recruitment strategy?

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"women in IT", IT careers, IT jobs, recruitment

GUEST BLOG: In this contributed blog post Byron Calmonson, director at the resourcing hub, discusses strategies for 'smart recruitment' and how this will contribute to a more diverse and inclusive workforce. You will already have heard of Smart Cities, Smart Tech, Smart...


October 19, 2018  10:45 AM

A deep dive into diversity data, and advice from women in tech

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"diversity in tech", "women in IT", "women in tech", equality, IT careers, IT skills

Several women in tech spoke about the importance of diversity at Splunk.conf 2018 in Florida, some about shocking diversity statistics and others giving advice from one woman in tech to another. To begin with a deep dive of diversity data, Grace Balancio, sales engineer at Splunk, outlined the...


October 2, 2018  2:47 PM

Everywoman extends nominations for 2019 everywoman in tech awards

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"women in IT", IT careers, IT jobs, IT skills

Everywoman is giving people an extra two weeks to put women forward to be considered for the 2019 FDM everywoman in Technology Awards. Now in its ninth year, 2019’s awards focus on the theme ‘achieve, elevate, inspire’ with the aim of showcasing both men and women in the technology...


February 5, 2018  2:05 PM

Tech is for men – the biggest misconception in tech?

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"diversity in tech", "role models", "women in tech", Diversity, IT careers, IT recruitment, IT skills

GUEST BLOG: In this contributed post by everywoman Digital Start Award finalist Saija Mahon, founder and CEO of Mahon Digital Marketing, explains that tech being only for men...


May 22, 2017  4:12 PM

Sanderson and Code First: Girls – facing my coding fears

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"technology careers", "women in IT", "women in tech", Coding, IT careers, IT education, IT skills, Programming

When Sanderson Hotel London invited me to a Code First: Girls introduction to coding event (including free cocktails) I decided to see if code still gave me the cold sweats it did at university Something not many people know about the current business editor of Computer Weekly is that I...


April 24, 2017  11:39 AM

GUEST BLOG: Raising girls as people

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"technology careers", "women in IT", "women in tech", Careers, IT careers, Stem

In this guest post Frances Burton, security services group manager at education technology solutions charity, Jisc, explains what it's like to be a...


January 30, 2017  2:12 PM

GUEST BLOGS: How tech careers can fuel the change you want to see

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"technology careers", "women in IT", Diversity, IT careers, NHS

In this guest blog Beverley Bryant, director of digital transformation at NHS Digital and winner of the Women in IT Awards Digital Leader of the Year award, discusses how tech careers can help people to create solutions for problems they care about. I didn’t start...


January 9, 2017  7:48 PM

Everywoman announces 2017 FDM Everywoman in Tech Awards finalists

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"tech skills", "women in IT", "women in tech", entrepreneurs, IT careers, IT skills, Startups, tech startups

Everywoman has announced the women who are finalists in the 2017 FDM Everywoman in Tech Awards. The Awards are held each year by Everywoman to...


January 6, 2017  5:51 PM

Tech women showcased on the 2017 Honours list

Clare McDonald Profile: Clare McDonald
"women in IT", "women in tech", IT careers, IT skills, Stem

The New Year’s Honours list released at the end of each year quite often features a number of talented techies, and the 2017 Honours list is no different. A number of great women in technology have appeared on the 2017 New Year’s Honours list and it’s important to make it...


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