4 posts tagged with "community"

The Give and Get of Your Community

I first discovered my tech community about a decade ago while attending a Java user group, aka TCJUG. At the time, I wasn’t paying much attention and didn’t really get “community”. I occasionally attended these user groups in my never ending pursuit of learning the next big shiny thing. I was also well aware that I was the only or nearly the only woman in the room.

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Seeing Myself in #MNTech

We have represented the majority for way too long, making it harder to attract and retain those from underrepresented groups. As a woman in tech, I do not see myself in this community. Still. After being here for over 15 years.

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Building a More Inclusive #MNTech

As a person underrepresented in tech and entrepreneurship, it can be hard to find your community and support system. Here are the Meetup groups, conferences, and communities for those who are underrepresented to find support, support others, to learn from, and to share your experiences.

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