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Explain Yourself — Women in Tech

It’s been noted many times before that women have a habit of overexplaining themselves in the workplace, which undermines their message and credibility, in turn making it more difficult for us to get what we want; be it more resources,…

5 Common Feelings Being a Woman of Color in Tech

“A businesswoman sitting at a table with a laptop and a glass of water” by rawpixel on Unsplash From the day I realized I was destined to be a coder, I knew I was going to be an underrepresented group in…

The Case for Diversity in Tech

There has been a recent push toward improving diversity in the workforce — at least in the tech industry. But why should we care? We should want to hire the best candidates for the job, right? We don’t want to lower the…

9 Tips to Conducting Accurate Qualitative Research

Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash Originally posted on the Invesp blog. Don’t forget to download the Ultimate List of Online Polling Questions. Customers don’t think like we do. And similarly, what we may think looks or sounds right for our company…

How STEM Programs Can Do Better

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) courses are receiving continued and increasing support from educators hoping to equip the next generation. STEM fields harness a method and a mindset that says: we can give kids the opportunity to think creatively…

Take the Tech Privilege Walk

Photo by keso s via Flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) “I’m 10 steps ahead, 4 back…very much aware of how fortunate I am.” That was just one of the responses to our thread about a Tech Privilege Walk. Similar to the Life of…

Cutting Edge Cannabidiol Extraction Technologies Used by Industry Leaders

The benefits of the cannabis compound, cannabidiol (CBD), are now well-known throughout various parts of the world. Its benefits are one of the primary driving factors to the strong demand for products derived from the miracle compound. Behind the demand…

Infographic: Closing the STEM Gender Gap

Research by Microsoft offers insights into how more girls can be encouraged and supported in pursuing STEM careers. The World Economic Forum reports that by 2020, for every digital job created, four traditional jobs will be displaced for a man — but 20…