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women in tech

Career Advice

Give yourself permission!

I was struck by the interesting interview with Beth Comstock of GE in the NYT today – where she says “you have the permission to try something new”. In this case she is talking about innovation but innovation is not…

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Equality

Do stereotypes keep women out of tech?

A friend sent me a NY Times article this weekend titled “What Really Keeps Women Out of Tech” and I was struck by how different the current experience of young women is from when I read Maths at Cambridge in…

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My Personal Journey

Did I get away with murder?

As readers of my blog know, I have had a high pressure career while being married to a man who also has a career, and raising two children. That’s the backdrop to something my father said to me last weekend…

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Leadership

The Best Mistake I Ever Made

Asked by a journalist the other day “what is the best mistake you ever made” I had to think for a moment. There are so many – where to begin! But as I pondered the question, there is one decision…

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