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Wrapping up a positive year of change

Jackie Clark
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Newsletter, NZTech Women, TechWomen, Uncategorised

With only a few weeks to Christmas, the year has flown by. This year TechWomen had many things to celebrate, here are some of the highlights.

We hosted successful events for the International Womens day in Auckland and Wellington early in the year which were well attended; we had some amazing guest speakers.

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100TechWomen: 100 Careers in Technology

Georgia Taylor
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NZTech Women, TechWomen

As a woman in tech, I have been involved in mentoring, and sharing career advice with many young women.  It has always given me a great sense of joy when I see these talented women go on to have successful careers in the technology industry.  So, I started thinking, ‘how can we do more to reach young women, and provide them with outstanding role models in the tech sector?’  100TechWomen is the answer.

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Encouraging signs of more Kiwi women in tech

Georgia Taylor
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Media Release, NZTech Women

The worm has turned in the tech world as a wave of females are joining the tech community, according to national and global reports.

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NZTech Q&A: Edwina Mistry

Georgia Taylor
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NZTech News, NZTech Women

Meet TechWomen’s newly appointed executive director, Edwina Mistry. Here she shares the best advice she’s been given, what makes her tick and her favourite productivity tips.

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Celebrate International Women’s Day with us

Georgia Taylor
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NZTech Women

Join TechWomen for lunch on 8 March, as we showcase local ‘When Diversity Counts’ stories in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. Hear inspiring stories of when diversity in the workplace has changed the game!

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Gender-balanced tech firms make much bigger profits

Georgia Taylor
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NZTech Women

Gender-balanced tech firms are up to 40 percent more profitable and it is important that Kiwi companies and leaders acknowledge and accept that when hiring staff, the new executive director of Tech Women NZ says.

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Let’s encourage improvement!

Chantal Thomas
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NZTech News, NZTech Women

Do you tire of having to explain to colleagues, yet again, the benefits of diversity? Sometimes, it seems that our mission to celebrate and promote diversity in the tech sector falls on deaf ears. Let’s be honest, diversity and inclusion is a particularly sensitive issue and it is not well understood.

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Inspired by stories of diversity

Chantal Thomas
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NZTech Women

Recently, I have attended several events with inspirational speakers exploring diversity.  Together, these talks have helped strengthen my understanding of diversity and how it really works in organisations.

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How MBIE is encouraging diversity in tech!

Chantal Thomas
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NZTech Women, Skills & Talent

New Zealand’s tech sector is growing, and assisting and fostering this growth is a key focus for the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE). Within MBIE, the Digital Economy team was established in 2015 to support and encourage continued growth, working closely with the wider digital community.

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NZTech Q&A: Priti Ambani

Chantal Thomas
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NZTech News, NZTech Women

We asked the newly appointed Visa’s Everywhere Initiative New Zealand judge about empowering women in tech and what motivates her. 

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