Coaching for Women in Tech: Navigating Imposter Syndrome and Unlocking Confidence

In the fast-paced and ever-evolving world of technology, women have made remarkable strides, breaking barriers and excelling in various roles within the industry.  However, even as they achieve success, many women in tech grapple with a silent enemy known as imposter syndrome. This internal battle and the torment over minor mistakes can be a significant …

Be careful what you decide to do during career change, dealing with career rejection or career progression

“I’m really desperate!”. It’s controversial I know, but that’s how some of you are coming across by your actions when trying to change careers, dealing with career rejection or career progression. Applying for any old job in sh*t company because it means you can say you made it into tech/got that promotion. Even when the …

Uncovering Your Ideal Tech Role and Where You Fit in the Tech Industry: A Guide for Women Making a Career Change

A lovely lady I spoke to today on a discovery call was recommended to consider tech as a career for her to focus on by someone I met at a networking event last year. He encouraged to reach out about tech career coaching and getting a potential place on the confidence coaching programme and work …

Tech Career Change Success: The Power of Putting Yourself Out There And Building Your Personal Brand

Are you putting yourself out these for tech career change success? Another discovery call out of the way earlier this week. With a potential coaching client who needed to work where they are at now, what skills they already have that are value in the tech space and how they can fit into the tech …

Navigating the Tech Seas: A Woman’s Journey in the Tech Industry

Being a woman in tech is not just a career choice; it’s a journey filled with unique challenges, victories, and the pursuit of breaking down barriers. In this post, let’s dive into the intricacies of navigating the tech industry as a woman and explore the ways we can not only survive but thrive. The Challenges …

Empowering Through Speech: My Passion for Speaking to Corporate and Women Audiences

I’ve realised how we take our voice for granted a lot. Expecting it to be there on demand whenever we need it. It also got me thinking about the importance of using your voice and impacting change and empowerment through speech, especially when speaking to corporate and women audiences. I’ve always believed in the transformative …

Why You Should Choose a Professional Speaker For Your Corporate Black History Month event

When organising a corporate Black History Month event focused on women in tech, one crucial element to consider is booking a professional speaker.  Why it is vital to bring in a professional speaker for your corporate black history month event and what are the benefits they can offer to make your event a resounding success? …

Career In Tech: Top Skills Women Need To Succeed In A Tech Career

As a tech career coach with 20 years of experience in the tech industry, I’ve seen first-hand how challenging it can be for women to make the transition into a career in tech. But I really believe that with the right mindset and skills, anyone can succeed in this exciting and rapidly evolving field. I …

Stress Awareness: Why Women in Tech Need to Take Care of Themselves

I’ve just learned this week that April is Stress Awareness Month. I’m looking at this from a women in tech angle, considering I’m all for encouraging more women to consider a career in tech and to take action on progressing their tech careers, I felt it was an important one to highlight. Stress Awareness Month …

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. …