It’s always nice to hear positive thoughts about what you are trying to achieve and we were delighted to be featured as one of the top female tech groups in the SW in this article from Alice Whale at TechSpark.
Women’s Tech Hub was born from a desire to support and bring together the different groups and meetups for women in tech, and find ways of helping the organisers avoid burnout!
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Achieving Diverse Leadership was the title of an event organised by the Women in Management Committee of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) earlier this month in Bristol. It was billed as a networking event for people “committed to developing even better led and managed organisations” and women were there in abundance.
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This week we’ve been mainly working out what we want to offer our members, whether those members are companies or individuals. The Women’s Tech Hub (WTH) has some core aims:
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We have been working with KETL as you may be aware from our previous blog and now they have just announced their offering of free training sessions with desklodge support – Brilliant News!!
They are looking to promote women back in but we’re sure they are happy for women wanting to move careers to come along and see if it interests them (personally we are also a bit tempted!) Continue reading “Fancy trying out for a career in Data? KETL can help”
One of the biggest issues that we are aware of in women’s career progression we believe is due to the lack of their presence in the industry and visibility of opportunities. We know that this is partly due to lack of women speaking or attending conferences, whilst we do not condone getting the ‘gender card’ to be accepted to speak at a conference we are actually aware that this isn’t due to the quality of women speakers but more due to a lack of them coming forward and submitting papers.
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