Women Technology

Women: They're Sexy and They Know I.T.

Gillian Farber | Posted 05.10.2014 | Canada Business
Gillian Farber

It seems like most IT industry related discussions are focused on the remaining obstacles women face and overcoming gender discrimination. But rather than worrying about knocking down gender walls I strongly believe that women should embrace their careers as aggressively as men do

A Call For More Female Mentors

Doina Oncel | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada Impact
Doina Oncel

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) is an important factor to our society. Girls' accomplishments in STEM are created by the quality of female leaders around them. Once young girls see themselves as successful as the leaders before them they will believe in the potential for academic growth therefore a positive outcome will result out of it.

Steve Jobs Knew What Women Want

Paul Barter | Posted 04.19.2012 | Canada Business
Paul Barter

Women are in charge of more household spending and prioritize different things when it comes to technology: ease-of-use, simplicity, integration, design, elegance, and colour. It was almost as if Jobs was in the minds of women when he dreaming up the iPod, iPhone, and iPad. Today's executives would be wise to emulate.

The Digital Divide: Why Girls Need Access to Technology

Rosemary McCarney | Posted 07.27.2011 | Canada
Rosemary McCarney

I'd like to share with you of a young women from China named Guishen Xu. Abandoned by her parents, Xu migrated from her village to work in Nanjing, one of China's biggest cities, when she was just in her teens.