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Startups Apply to the Tech Inclusion Seattle Startup Showcase

At Tech Inclusion, we celebrate inclusive innovation. So, when it comes to startups we seek out the most diverse and impactful entrepreneurs to showcase at our annual event. This year ten early stage startups will pitch to judges and investors...

/ April 19, 2017

Diversity & Inclusion Leader Spotlight: Maurice Wilkins, Relationship Manager at Outco

By Jared Karol In today’s Diversity & Inclusion Spotlight, we hear from Maurice Wilkins, Relationship Manager at Outco, a job search and interview prep accelerator for software engineers in the Bay Area with a focus on providing technical and non-technical...

/ April 19, 2017

Ruha Devanesa on Using Agile Methodology to Create More Inclusive Teams

By Jared Karol In her role as Head of Global Diversity & Inclusion at Symantec, Ruha Devanesa is constantly thinking of innovative ways to create a more inclusive workplace environment. One strategy she is exploring is to apply the Agile...

/ April 18, 2017

Tech Inclusion Is Coming to Detroit!

Driving more inclusive cities around the world We are excited to announce the date for Tech Inclusion Detroit! In our mission to listen, to communicate, to share, and to learn from all voices we are bringing our first forum to Detroit...

/ April 18, 2017

The Future of America Depends on S²TEAM

The fourth industrial revolution race lynchpin Americans want to win. It’s nothing to be ashamed of, it’s natural. Unfortunately America is lagging behind in the most important race known to mankind. America is lagging behind many other advanced industrial nations...

/ April 18, 2017

Diversity And Inclusion Leader Spotlight: Mawulom Nenonene

By Jared Karol In today’s Diversity & Inclusion Spotlight, we hear from Mawulom Nenonene, D&I Consultant and Talent Acquisition Advisor at Thumbtack, a company that matches customers who need projects completed with qualified, local professionals ready to get things done....

/ April 17, 2017

Bonus notes from Arlan: "Entrepreneurship is messy, and that’s OK!"

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Arlan gives her thoughts on the daily nuances and imperfections of entrepreneurship, how she handles the bigger challenges at Backstage, and how self-care can make you a better founder. Bonus notes from Arlan: “Entrepreneurship is messy,...

/ April 17, 2017

Diversity & Inclusion Best Practices: How to Improve Your Recruiting Process

Job candidates and recruiters at our Tech Inclusion 2016 Career Fair http://techinclusion.co At Change Catalyst, we have worked with small startups and large multinational tech companies, and found that regardless of size the majority of companies begin their diversity and...

/ April 16, 2017

Best Podcasts Focused on Diversity in Tech

According to Edison Research, as of 2016, 21% of Americans 12 or older have listed to a podcast, up from 12% in 2013. In 2016, 64% people, 12 and over say they “most often” listen to podcast on their mobile...

/ April 14, 2017

Ellen Petry Leanse on the Value of Experience Diversity in Tech

By Jared Karol Contrary to what some of us may think, technology was not created in the 21st Century. And contrary to what Mark Zuckerberg said back in 2007, it’s not true that “young people are simply smarter.” Technology has...

/ April 11, 2017