Tag Archives: women

Episode 1: Budget Justified (excerpt)

For more details about “Budget Justified,” the book & movie about working in FAA offices, see the Budget Justified web site. INT. WINDOW Shot out of a second story window of Federal Agency Headquarters. Looking down, we see BARRY, a … Continue reading

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When women hide their online presence, the Terrorists/Stalkers win

This is an issue that came up last week in an athletic group I coach. One of the women didn’t want her name listed in the results on the web for fear of stalkers (I think fear of a particular … Continue reading

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Women Have to Do It Differently

But not because of their skills. Because of the way the rest of society perceives them. A colleague of mine recently told me he got some computer science students to work for him for free this summer. I’ve interviewed interns … Continue reading

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We need to fight against the culture that still believes ‘We aren’t sexist, women really just aren’t as smart or useful as men.’

Because the US is still missing out on a lot of intellectual capital by suppressing women.

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ACM Coworking group – lots of women here

I went downtown for an event that happens to be tomorrow night. In my defense, it was scheduled for tonight at some point. Unfortunately I never noticed that the date had changed. So I crashed another event. The DC chapter … Continue reading

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Biz Stone, Twitter cofounder, speaks at USConverge launch in DC

[tube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f6vtpduCl50[/tube] iStrategy, a tech PR firm run by Joe and Peter Corbett, put on a party for the launch of USConverge, a nonprofit that gets for-profit and nonprofit tech organizations to work together. Other than that, I have no idea … Continue reading

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Fancy food & Fast Driving: Volt Unplugged

[tube] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWxG2YNbDI4 [/tube] Chevrolet presented the Volt, their new electric car, in downtown Washington on their Volt Unplugged tour. They kicked off the demo with a luncheon presentation held in the Washington Marriott at Metro Center and invited the Society … Continue reading

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