You are TechY

You are TechY Podcast with Ellen Twomey

Ep. 47 – It’s OK to Change Your Mind

We’ve all been there. We’ve changed our minds for one reason or another. Maybe you changed your mind about your college major. Maybe you changed your mind about a home you were going to live in or a job you were going to accept. Changing our minds is part of the human experience. But when…

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Ep. 46 – The Job Search Journey with Katelyn Meyer

Learn about the inspiration for You are TechY! Her name is Katelyn Myer and she was the first person, outside of myself, where I saw a true lack of alignment between value and belief. Katelyn is an exceptional technologist. She craves feedback and learns best by doing. She is organized, skilled and brings a user’s…

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Ep. 45 – How to Make Six Figures in Tech

When I sat at home on the couch during naptime doing the Indeed Death Scroll, I dreamed of a tech job that would pay me 6 figures while allowing me to be the mom I wanted to be. It was just a pipe dream until it wasn’t. Until I decided that it was going to…

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Ep. 44 – Ursula Mead, CEO of InHerSight

Ursula Mead is the Founder and CEO of InHerSight, a powerful product in the data space designed specifically to help women make better career choices through anonymous company reviews focused on their goals and definitions of success. InHerSight provides data for hundreds of thousands of companies. Her work in Product Management and Director and VP…

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Ep. 43 – Create a Tech Resume That Stands Out

Knowing how to present yourself on a resume is hard enough. Throw in there some technical skills and it can be down-right overwhelming. In this episode we’ll cover the details that make your tech resume stand out, including how to make a LinkedIn resume shine, how to write value-added job descriptions and what LinkedIn settings…

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Ep. 42 – Career Success Raising 5 Kids with Liz Stanek

Attorney may not be the first career that comes to mind when you’re thinking about a career in tech, but Liz Stanek’s work in patent law leaves no doubt in her techy status. Think you can’t have a successful career and be a great mom? Think again. Liz and her 5 kids show us that…

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Ep. 41 – Gaining Confidence to Crush Your Interview

Nothing quite puts fear in the hearts of people everywhere like interviewing. Maybe it’s the feeling of being judged or the evaluation component or possible rejection, but it is definitely a top fear for returners and currently working moms. Great news for you interviewing or soon-to-be interviewing, there is something you can do about that…

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Ep. 40 – Are You Ready to Get Hired in Tech?

Knowing whether tech is right for you is the first step, but once you’ve made that decision with action, developing a portfolio of your experience to show potential employers, when do you know the right time to start applying? Finding the right time to get hired in tech might surprise you. Dive into this podcast…

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Ep. 39 – Back to Business with Katie Dunn

Looking for support and tips as you return to the workforce? Look no further than Katie Dunn; Director of Career Services at Momentum Learning, CEO and Founder of the Back to Business Conference and host of the “Get a Job. Here’s How” podcast. Back to Business is designed for professionals returning to the workforce after…

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Ep. 38 – Insider Secrets of UX Design

UX Design is a hot topic when it comes to product development. Everyone wants to know, how can we create a product our customers will LOVE? That’s why it’s such a great job to consider. It’s in high demand, in need for the foreseeable future and offers a highly competitive salary. But what exactly is…

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