Techie of the Month – Melissa Borza

Techie of the Month – Melissa Borza

For our third installment in our “Techie of the Month” Series, we are very proud and excited to present our “Ms. October,” Melissa Borza. Melissa is currently serving as the VP of Product Strategy and Marketing for Netformx. A networking company whose...
Techie of the Month – LaShana Breland

Techie of the Month – LaShana Breland

Many women in tech get their start outside of the industry and LaShana Breland is one of them. Starting her career in Sports Medicine, she fell into tech when her boss asked her to solve a problem, and the rest is history. This month, I’m excited to highlight...
The What and Why of Mentoring (Session Recording)

The What and Why of Mentoring (Session Recording)

The What and Why of Mentoring Mentoring. What is it? Is mentoring for me? Should I get a mentor? If you have asked yourself any of these questions, check out this video. Pre-recorded on August 25, 2017, “The What and Why of Mentoring” features Executive Coach, Shannon...
Recap: August 2017 LIWiT Social @ The Grill

Recap: August 2017 LIWiT Social @ The Grill

A great time was had by all at our Long Island Women in Tech social meet up on August 9th. Some newbies and a group of existing members gathered on a beautiful night in August to do a bit of networking while enjoying appetizers and drinks outside at The Grill in...
Techie of the Month – Samantha Seymour

Techie of the Month – Samantha Seymour

One of the first questions people ask me about a career in technology is “what do you do?”. The second question is always “how did you start?”. In this series, Techie of the Month, we will highlight members of Long Island Women in Tech and...
Tips to Finding a Tech Internship

Tips to Finding a Tech Internship

Most hiring managers agree that technology internships are a pre-requisite to landing a solid job after college. However, many 2-year schools don’t offer programs to get their students involved with the industry prior to graduation. With the sparse amount of...
Damaging Phrases Women Use In The Office

Damaging Phrases Women Use In The Office

Women don’t promote other women! We don’t identify female talent under us, across from us or referred into our organizations. We don’t promote them up. We don’t hire them on our teams. We often don’t think about it OR we purposely...