Let me start with a very unsurprising statement: I hate the phrase woman in tech.
But I am a woman and I do work in tech; so even though I may not subscribe to what this phrase often stands for, this is how one can bucket me. I guess. I think? I would much rather be a bunny in tech, or even better, a bunny NOT in tech, but that is unlikely to happen in the near future.
What I am about to say will be heavily stereotyping for some, but for me – that is just my reality. I am very much what one would call a girly girl and I am all about embracing it; I do happen to work with plenty of people we would commonly refer as total nerds too. I am not out and about on a witch hunt here – this is just my reality. [Read more…]