Over the years, women have contributed to and shaped the evolution of many fields including technology. Women were among the first programmers, pioneers of software compilers and code-breakers who helped to turn the tide of world wars. While these success stories are heartening to read, there are also equally inspiring and challenging stories of female tech workers, who face and work through the male-dominated tech society to make their mark.Read More » “5 MUST READ BOOKS FOR WOMEN IN TECH”
Despite being multi-talented, women form a meager 26% of the workforce in India. According to research, India’s women labor force participation rate is one of the lowest in the world. What’s more alarming is that there has been a downward dip in the percentage of women in corporate in recent years, despite the economic growth the nation is making. Many qualified, talented women in India quit their high paying jobs to care for their young kids and family.
A new mom’s entire day revolves around her baby, leaving little or no time for herself. Adding to this, a day’s work at the office might seem like an impossible task if you are on your maternity leave. With preparation and support, you can surely ace being a career woman and a rock star mommy.
Returning to work is one of the most dreaded milestones for most new moms. A million doubts might cross your mind and you could find yourself feeling thrilled, guilty, nervous and anxious, all at the same time. Here are a few things you must consider before you return to work:
‘Women, the sales & the discounts’ – what is so novel about it, one may ask? It is as normal and self-explanatory as a phrase can get like say.. ..‘Bread, butter & jam’! With the e-commerce boom feeding the frenzy, it is nothing less than ubiquitous. Ladies & Gentlemen – While I am in complete cognisance of the fact that half of the world’s obsession with shopping is worth mulling over, this isn’t about it. Read More » “Women, the sales & the discounts!”