Tech Community

Discovering my place in the tech community has made such a positive impact in every aspect of my life. Since getting involved in these communities, I've gained the confidence to pursue my dreams of working in the tech world! Community is everything. Need convincing? For instance, here is my talk about the power of communities, you can watch it here.

#CFGNConf18

March 5th 2018

Code First: Girls hosted their second Northern Conference (#CFGNConf18) at PwC in Manchester last week. Here’s what I took away from the conference as well as what I hope I gave back ✨

On Public Speaking β˜‚οΈ #3

December 14th 2017

Last weekend, I attended an unconference at Nottingham for student tech community leaders where I had the chance to speak a few times 🎀

#CFGConf17

November 25th 2017

TL:DR – To quote a Twitter Engineer: It was “super-mega-extra-cool.” πŸ˜†

On Public Speaking 🎀 #1

October 13th 2017

On Monday I delivered my first solo talk on community building. A step out of my comfort zone? Yep. Another achievement? Hell yeah.

What I took away from HackCon EU

September 27th 2017

Last weekend I attended my first hackathon-focused conference, HackCon EU. 🚩🌎

5 Reasons you should learn to code
with Code First: Girls

September 22nd 2017

A post about why you should get involved in the #shefcodefirst movement πŸ’–

If she can see it, she can be it

June 3rd 2017

Project Prep is a novel aimed at girls and young women that highlight the wonders of working in tech.

Empowering Women
with Tech βš‘οΈπŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»

May 6th 2017

Reflecting on Empowering Women With Tech Conference 2017 πŸ‘ŠπŸΌ

Be Bold For Change 🌺

March 11th 2017

I alwaysΒ want to blog events in my life as they happen but being such a perfectionist, I find it a challenge. Also juggling what I post on social media about events in addition to writing a post about said event seems a lot to handle at once. I’ve been involved in a lot of social […]

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February 6th 2017

I’ve been pretty loud on social media about this, so you probably already know but I have to share the exciting first week of February with you. Besides being extremely busy at work with the new semester starting tomorrow, Code First: Girls (CF:G) courses started this week. I’ve written about CF:GΒ in the past, including when […]

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