Women in Tech

  • by Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack
  • Narrated by Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack
  • 7 hrs and 1 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Geared toward women who are considering getting into tech, or those already in a tech job who want to take their career to the next level, this book combines practical career advice and inspiring personal stories from successful female tech professionals Brianna Wu (founder, Giant Spacekat), Angie Chang (founder, Women 2.0), Keren Elazari (TED speaker and cybersecurity expert), Katie Cunningham (Python educator and developer), Miah Johnson (senior systems administrator), Kristin Toth Smith (tech executive and inventor), and Kamilah Taylor (mobile and social developer). Written by a female startup CEO and featuring a host of other successful contributors, this book will help dismantle the unconscious social bias against women in the tech industry. Listeners will learn:

The secrets of salary negotiation
The best format for tech resumes
How to ace a tech interview
The perks of both contracting (W-9) and salaried full-time work
The secrets of mentorship
How to start your own company
And much more

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio.

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Customer Reviews

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INSPIRING, HILARIOUS, VALUBLE

Where does Women in Tech rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

One of the best books I've ever read. So thought provoking, heart-swellingly awesome


What did you like best about this story?

This book was so awesome, hilarious anecdotes, strong messages of encouragement to follow your dreams and thought provoking tip bits of information from the tech world. I could not recommend it highly enough. A must read!


What about Tarah Wheeler Van Vlack’s performance did you like?

she is Hilarious


If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

Ovaries of Steel


Any additional comments?

I can't wait to see what else Tarah writes and follow her career. She is such a force for all things good!

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 18-07-2016
  • Publisher: Audible Studios