Women in Tech

  • by Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack
  • Narrated by Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack
  • 7 hrs and 1 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Geared toward women who are considering getting into tech, or those already in a tech job who want to take their career to the next level, this book combines practical career advice and inspiring personal stories from successful female tech professionals Brianna Wu (founder, Giant Spacekat), Angie Chang (founder, Women 2.0), Keren Elazari (TED speaker and cybersecurity expert), Katie Cunningham (Python educator and developer), Miah Johnson (senior systems administrator), Kristin Toth Smith (tech executive and inventor), and Kamilah Taylor (mobile and social developer). Written by a female startup CEO and featuring a host of other successful contributors, this book will help dismantle the unconscious social bias against women in the tech industry. Listeners will learn:

The secrets of salary negotiation
The best format for tech resumes
How to ace a tech interview
The perks of both contracting (W-9) and salaried full-time work
The secrets of mentorship
How to start your own company
And much more


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Customer Reviews

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Uncommon common sense - plus inspiration

If only common sense were actually common! Tarah gives good advice around inspiring stories that make it memorable and intuitive. But of course, I'm biased. I wrote the foreword. Honored to have done so!
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- Esther Dyson

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-18-2016
  • Publisher: Audible Studios