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Women in Business Tip: Motivating the Next Generation of Women in IT
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Women in Business Tip: Motivating the Next Generation of Women in IT
23 January 2014

Gender bias in the technology industries is not a myth, according to tech entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa. Department of Labor statistics show only 25. 6 percent of workers in tech professions are women. Read more…

    Women In Business Interviews: SEO and Blogging Expert Ann Smarty
    women business owners, Women In Business, Women Who Tech
    Women In Business Interviews: SEO and Blogging Expert Ann Smarty
    20 January 2014

    Ann Smarty recently joined our Women Grow Business community as the lsst guest expert for the Twitter version of our monthly chat with women in business. She’s a self-funded online entrepreneur, founder of MyBlogGuest. com and co-founder of ViralContentBuzz, who started her first project 4 years ago. Read more…

      The Secret to Hiring Women Tech Employees: Get Virtual
      Entrepreneurship, Getting Advanced, Home Page Blog
      The Secret to Hiring Women Tech Employees: Get Virtual
      9 May 2013

      Are you a tech entrepreneur wondering why your efforts to bring on new coders, engineers and IT people always turn up tons of male job candidates, but very few women? If you’re looking to redress the traditional imbalance between men and women in the tech world, one answer could be going virtual—virtual workers, that is. A new report from online hiring site Elance found that while they may be struggling to find parity as on-site tech employees, women are finding both personal and financial rewards as freelancers, virtual employees and independent contractors handling IT jobs. In fact, 70 percent say it’s easier to succeed in technology online than it is in the “real world” of the office. Read more…

        Women in Business Buzz – 21 Stories, Editorials and Articles from Around the Web (add yours)
        Ann Bevans, Business, Entrepreneurship
        Women in Business Buzz - 21 Stories, Editorials and Articles from Around the Web (add yours)
        7 March 2013

        Need something to read? Preparing for boredom on a subway commute back to reality after our phony snowquester? We’ve got you covered. We have 21 articles from around the web, a Slideshare deck on Networking, and our top five recent stories (in case you missed them. ) They include controversial editorials, top contributions from our Women Grow Business private Facebook contributor community, and one of my other favorite groups on Facebook, Women Who Tech. Read more…

          Women in Business Interview: Elizabeth Moon of Focus Data Solutions
          Communication Skills, Entrepreneurship, Patricia Frame
          Women in Business Interview: Elizabeth Moon of Focus Data Solutions
          24 February 2012

          Couples who jointly own businesses comprise about 14% of small businesses. Here is the story of one way to build a business while focusing on family, while struggling through on-going change and growth, as all entrepreneurs do. Elizabeth and Page Moon founded Focus Data Solutions (FDS) as an answer to their interests and needs. Read more…

            What Are Resources to Use? Diversifying Speakers at Tech and Social Media Conferences
            Events, social media, Women In Business
            What Are Resources to Use? Diversifying Speakers at Tech and Social Media Conferences
            6 August 2009

            High school Spanish teacher said “You’re smart… for a girl. And when he said that to me a zillion years ago in my high school days, as a student I dismissed it as his well-meaning ‘slip of the tongue. Read more…

              You’re Invited! Allyson Kapin Shares Her Digital Mojo at July’s DC Media Makers (NPR hosts)
              Events,Women Who Tech
              You're Invited!  Allyson Kapin Shares Her Digital Mojo at July's DC Media Makers (NPR hosts)
              22 July 2009

              -to NPR headquarters this Wednesday, 7/22 for DC Media Makers’ July meetup. Granted I’m not the most objective person with DCMM because heck, I’ve been a big fan for a while. But it’s the type of forum that’s cultivated that is so appealing. Read more…

                WomenWhoTech’s Telesummit: How Broadband Can Help Your Business in a Recession
                Shana Glickfield, social media, Women Who Tech
                WomenWhoTech's Telesummit: How Broadband Can Help Your Business in a Recession
                1 June 2009

                Guest post by Shana Glickfield, regular guest contributor to Women Grow Business and Founder of DC Concierge. Effective just recently, Shana’s company directs the online community for NextGenWeb, the blog of USTelecom (a broadband association). And she guides both locals and tourists around Washington, DC through her blog, DCConcierge. Read more…

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