There is a growing emphasis placed today on women in technology. In the past, however, women faced stereotypes that prevented them from pursuing jobs in tech. The recent movie “Hidden Figures” is an eye-opener, showcasing early progress made by women of color working for NASA. The idea that black women had a big hand in pushing the use of computer programming has been hidden for too long. Films like these serve as an inspiration for people, women and minorities to engage in science and technology.
The infographic below is an inspiring example of how women have managed to be creative, work hard, and make their name in technology – regardless of labels and acronyms. Read on to appreciate and emulate.
Sarah Smith is a businesswoman who is enjoying success with her career in the tech industry. She’s a philanthropist and a speaker who shares her success story to empower and inspire other women.