Already in tech
Whether you're just beginning in tech or a seasoned professional, we can mutually benefit through guidance and support. Everyone has something valuable to contribute, fostering a collaborative, enriching community.
We put together pointers that have helped us as we grow in this field, from Communities, Tips and tricks, Professional development to Book recommendations.
Most companies already have an onboarding process that walks new employees through what resources you have access to. We cannot stress enough to connect with the Employee Resource Group (ERG) or Employee Network (EN) or Affinity Groups. These groups can help you quickly establish connections across the company and offer you resources.
Tools, Books and Podcast
Starting in tech feels like "drinking from a fire hose" at times but we all start somewhere. Belo are some of the resources that help us keep track and manage our time effectively and tools, podcasts, books recommended by the community.
Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die" is a thought-provoking book by Chip and Dan Heath, exploring why certain ideas gain traction and endure in people's minds while others are easily forgotten, providing practical strategies for making ideas 'stickier'.
Book, Inspiration, Marketing
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