Women in Tech

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Women In Tech
Author Tarah Wheeler
Published 2016
Publisher Sasquatch Books
Pages 272
ISBN 978-1-63217-066-8 (Hardcover)

Women In Tech: Take Your Career to the Next Level with Practical Advice and Inspiring Stories is a 2016 anthology written by Tarah Wheeler, an entrepreneur,[1] keynote speaker[2] and scientist,[3] published by Sasquatch Books. The book began as a Kickstarter project, with 772 backers and $32,226 in funding.[4]

Summary[edit]

It includes advice for women in developing careers skills such as salary negotiations, networking and finding work-life balance,[5] as well as personal stories from female tech professionals.[3]

The book contains a foreword by Esther Dyson. In addition to Wheeler's writing, the anthology includes chapters by Kamilah Taylor, Miah Johnson, Kristin Toth Smith, Keren Elazari, Brianna Wu, Katie Cunningham, and Angie Chang

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Books about women – past and present". Bellingham Herald. Retrieved July 29, 2016.
  2. ^ "5 questions with HDC keynote Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack". Silicon Prairie News. Retrieved July 29, 2016.
  3. ^ a b "A CEO Explains How Women Can Fix Tech's Gender Problems". Seattle Weekly. Retrieved January 29, 2018.
  4. ^ "Kickstarter Projects: Women In Tech The Book". Retrieved 24 July 2016.
  5. ^ "How This Author Is Leveling The Playing Field For Women In Tech". Retrieved 24 July 2016.