The Coffee Break Show with Vickie Helm

Creating Opportunities for Women in Tech

December 08, 2021 Vickie Helm / Jennifer Didier Season 4 Episode 83
The Coffee Break Show with Vickie Helm
Creating Opportunities for Women in Tech
Show Notes

#JenniferDidier,  founder and President of Directions Training, a successful IT and #professionaldevelopment training company, is on a mission to educate and empower women in technology. 

She has created a #scholarshipprogramforwomen in #technology that has already provided 75+ women with cloud computing certifications. 

Jennifer has proven to be a true advocate of #CreatingOpportunitiesForWomen in technology.

SHOW NOTES
5:58      Still a Technophobe?
8:13      What are the entry points for women in tech?
10:08   Women, want a seat at the tech table?
16:08    Focused on building a bridge for women for pay equity for culture for to have a seat at                    the table
20:23    What trends in what industries do you see in tech exploding?
31:45    What can I create with tech as an income or business
42:14     Let's talk Blockchain
49:18     Top 3 Programming Languages to build your tech career

Quotes from Jennifer Didier during the show
"The perfect age to get girls interested in tech careers is...8-13yo"

"I'm very, very passionate to get more women into technology"

"99.9% of my tech students are male"

Connect with Jennifer:
https://youtu.be/uq1F67dld3c

Check out her podcast on Apple or your favorite directory. 
Tech in the Right Direction
https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/tech-in-the-right-direction/id1471182078

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