When I was studying Computer Science I used to attend a lot of women in tech events. At these events I started noticing a pattern of women in tech who studied computer science or started out as programmers but went on to pursue non-technical roles after a short while in their technical roles. It made me wonder how realistic my degree and technical ambitions were. Of course, developing non-technical skills is an important part of a developer’s journey, but a lot of the women I spoke to were leaving their technical roles before even getting to senior developer.

When I…


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