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On Being Too Smart and Assertive in the Workplace | Kameron Hurley

http://www.kameronhurley.com/on-being-too-smart-and-assertive-in-the-workplace/ Encouragement and inspiration for me.  I loved the observation about a bad job being like a bad relationship. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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NPR: Forgotten Female Programmers Who Created Modern Tech

 But every time you write on a computer, play a music file or add up a number with your phone’s calculator, you are using tools that might not exist without the work of these women. — Laura Sydell, The Forgotten … Continue reading

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Article: Why women leave tech: It’s the culture, not because ‘math is hard’

Why women leave tech: It’s the culture, not because ‘math is hard’ http://fortune.com/2014/10/02/women-leave-tech-culture/ Another article that my experience in tech proves out.  Apparently, I am too stubborn to quit though. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please … Continue reading

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Article: Women In Tech: It’s Not Just A Pipeline Problem

Women In Tech: It’s Not Just A Pipeline Problem http://techcrunch.com/2014/08/23/just-another-white-dude-writing-about-diversity/ Maybe, just maybe, a perception of the tech industry as a toxic environment for women has had something to do with that decline. Maybe the pipeline problem is not independent … Continue reading

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Hey Star Wars — Where the Hell Are the Women?

http://io9.com/hey-star-wars-where-the-hell-are-the-women-1569357077?utm_campaign=socialflow_io9_facebook&utm_source=io9_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow Once again half the population is dismissed.  Epic fail Star Wars! Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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Amelia Earhart: Breaking Barriers of Earth and Sky

http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/4581137 I grew up in a small Kansas Town Between Leavenworth and Atchison.  The state highway I commute to work daily on is dedicated to her memory. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. … Continue reading

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‘League Of Their Own’ Inspiration Didn’t Mind A Dirty Skirt : NPR

http://www.npr.org/2013/12/29/258159871/league-of-their-own-inspiration-didnt-mind-a-dirty-skirt?utm_content=socialflow&utm_campaign=nprfacebook&utm_source=npr&utm_medium=facebook I loved that movie and the true stories behind it. Saddened to learn of her death. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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