Fear of Failure: A Barrier To Women Pursuing A Career in Tech… Here’s What it Looks Like

Yesterday I posted about the fear of failure as a barrier that women experience when wanting a career in tech, and included some strategies on how to overcome it.  However, I realised I provided solutions to overcome it without fully addressing the common reasons women may be afraid of failing in their new tech career. …

Fear of Failure: Overcoming The Barrier To A Career in Tech

For many women, the prospect of transitioning into a career in tech can be both exciting and daunting.  The tech industry is rapidly growing and has a high demand for skilled professionals. However, making the transition can be challenging, and one of the most significant barriers is the fear of failure. Fear of failure is …

Overcoming Imposter Syndrome for Tech Career Success

If you are experiencing imposter syndrome in your tech career, you are not alone. I wanted to shine a light on what Imposter Syndrome really is and how you can try to overcome it for tech career success.   Imposter Syndrome is a feeling of self-doubt and inadequacy that can impact anyone, regardless of their level …

Lack of Confidence: A Major Barrier for Women Wanting To Make A Career Change into Tech

Despite the well known stats on lack of women in tech, and the common perception that we’re just that not interested, many women who have a passion for tech and the potential for success in the tech industry often hold themselves back from pursuing a career in tech. Why? A lack of confidence. The lack …

Career Change Into Tech: Transitioning from a non-technical background

Transitioning into tech from a non-technical background can be a daunting process. It can feel like a major career change that requires a completely new set of skills and knowledge. However, with the right mindset and approach, it is possible to successfully transition into the tech industry and build a rewarding career. In this blog …

Career Change Success: Are you affirming your way to success

Career change can be a daunting prospect, especially when starting a new job in the tech industry. There’s often pressure to know everything and be confident within the first six to twelve months, which can lead to stress, anxiety, and even burnout. But what if there was a way to give yourself a break from …

Confidence Coaching For Career Change Into Tech: She Got The Job!

My heart is full people! I can finally share that last month my coaching client got her first job in tech and received a 50k  increase (that’s a 135% increase) on her previous base salary.  Want to know how she did it? After 4 years as a High School teacher she decided to quit because …

Career Change into Tech: Getting A Vision Of What’s Possible

I love it when a client gets to a point during a discovery call when they get the realisation and confirmation that what they’ve been dreaming about for a while, a career change into tech can become a reality. “It’s actually possible for me to pursue a career in tech” is what I hear a …

Career Change Into Tech: Are You Utilising Your Profile For Success?

Someone reached out to me today who is trying to pursue a career change into tech. They asked if I could help them get their first role in tech. When I get requests like this, before I even consider taking them on as a coaching client, I always take some time first to look at …

Why You Should Apply For Roles You Have No Business Applying For in Tech

Find the courage to apply for roles you have no business applying for. That means: – you may not have all the experience required – it’s a big step up from your current role – despite this, you believe it’s a good fit for you and you’d be good 3 things are likely to happen: …