Archive for the 'women in tech' Category

work/life balance

Thursday, April 20th, 2006

according to this article, you can have your cake and eat it too. but the more i think about it, it really depends what your cake is. i mean, i don’t think i could give up having long hair. and gil would never give up his favourite grown up activity. so is someone else’s cake […]

more of the same

Monday, March 20th, 2006

The number of women in Canadian engineering schools dropped by 20 per cent between 1999 and 2004, according to the Canadian Council of Professional Engineers. The most dramatic drop was in first-year enrolment, the society said. The decline followed a decade in which a record number of Canadian women broke into the male-dominated world of […]

Gender Gap? You don’t say…

Monday, December 19th, 2005

I really enjoyed this article from the Boston globe. It addresses an issue that is very personal to me which I’ve been giving lots of thought to lately in particular. In some ways, it’s a high level overview of the book Unlocking the Clubhouse. The article is definitely worth a read. I’m especially impressed that […]