The tech industry asks a lot of people. Networking and industry events happen out of work hours and on weekends. This can keep talented people with carer obligations from valuable opportunities. I do a lot of outreach with adults wanting to break into the tech industry and with technologists wanting career advice. It’s amazingly rewarding but can involve a lot of meetings over coffee. To help make my advice easier to access, I’ve been having more and more meetings with parents who have brought their kids along. …

Jessica Rose

Technology's den mother. Made @opencodeclub, helped make @trans_code & sometimes @watchingbuffy ❤ asking questions.

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