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How we’re responding to COVID-19 – Community

In Blog, Community, COVID-19, Events by Rachel Murray

We hope you’re safe and doing all the self-care things that you’re able to do during this uncertain time. In case you’re looking for it, we’ve got more resources below to help with the stresses that this time is causing. We’d like to give you an update on how we’re responding to COVID-19 for our in-person community events. Ensuring that …

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5 Ways To Incorporate Community Care in the Workplace

In Blog, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Events by Fatima Dainkeh

A Recap from our DEI Meetup – From Self-Care to Community Care: How Can We Show Up for Ourselves and Our Colleagues?  Panelists:  Adriana Black, Associate Director for Diversity and Inclusion Education at Tufts University Chloe Davis-Carden, Senior Director of People and Culture at BetterLessonJaylee Momplaisir, Talent and People Strategist at Sendwave and CEO/Co-founder of You Good Sis?  At our first …

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Why Women+ Focused Events Are Important

In Blog, Community, Events by Rachel Murray

About two years ago, we wrote an article called “Why Women-Only Spaces are Important.” We still very much agree with everything in the post, but as we evolve, so does our work and our approach to community. Last year, we began opening up some of our events to all genders, except for our monthly Networking Events (now called monthly “Geek …

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Announcing our San Francisco Speed Recruiting Event!

In Blog, Community, Events by Rachel Murray

We are thrilled to announce our targeted speed recruiting event in San Francisco! Our goal is to maximize everyone’s time by directly connecting job seekers with recruiters who are hiring for specific roles. As always, we’re working to facilitate direct connections between companies and our amazing community of women. Special thanks to the good humans at Salesforce.org for hosting this …

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Announcing our NYC Speed Recruiting Event!

In Blog, Community, Events by Rachel Murray

We are thrilled to announce our targeted speed recruiting event in New York City! Our goal is to maximize everyone’s time by directly connecting job seekers with recruiters who are hiring for specific roles. As always, we’re working to facilitate connections between companies and our amazing community of women. Event details Location: NYC Date: January 24, 2018 6:00pm-9:00pm Process 11/14-12/15: Applications open …

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On Everyday Empowerment, Creating a Work Environment that is Beyond Equality and Living an Authentic Life

In Blog, Events, Speakers by Rachel Murray

May’s She+ Geeks Out event was hosted by EF Tours in their Cambridge office. Panelists shared their stories and advice around the evening’s theme: advocating for work empowerment and creating cultures that emphasize authenticity. Lilah Williams, Director, EF Educational Tours Lilah Williams from EF Tours kicked off the evening with her discussion around Everyday Empowerment. She started her career at …

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On Writing With Purpose, Taking Control of Your Financial Destiny and Building Teams With the Help of Rubber Ducks.

In Blog, Events, Speakers by Rachel Murray

Effective communication: on writing with purpose, taking control of your financial destiny and building teams with the help of rubber ducks. March’s She+ Geeks Out event, sponsored by Toast, Inc. featured three speakers that shared advice and anecdotes about how effective communication can build successful teams. We heard about how written communication can be a tool for effective collaboration within …

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5 inspiring leaders I met at the European Women in Tech Conference

In Blog, Events by Maggie Georgieva

If you’ve ever wondered what the women in tech scene is like abroad, you aren’t alone. Curious about the differences, experiences, and passions of our counterparts across the pond, I attended and presented at at the European Women in Tech Conference in Amsterdam. After hearing many thought-provoking talks and mingling with leaders from various tech companies, I put together a …

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What We’re Doing on Inauguration Weekend

In Blog, Events by Rachel Murray

Hi! So yeah, the inauguration’s happening soon. Right now your trusty co-leaders are sitting at the Hub, occasionally peeking at the horrific news while the Jeff Sessions hearing confirmations are taking place. It’s real. It’s really real. (As Felicia likes to say, this IS the darkest timeline). We aren’t living in a fantasy world though, so we decided that we’re …