Do you really “work in tech”?

I bought a copy of November’s Marie Claire the other day for a bit of light reading. It happened to be the edition which included their bi-annual Marie Claire @ Work feature and it had a few articles on the topic of ‘tech’ at work. Working in that area I was obviously interested but the first article I found really rubbed me up the wrong way. It was a feature on Sophia Amoruso who founded Nasty Gal clothing; The headline

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Blogging beyond ajw.com

Last week I wrote a blog post for Little Miss Geek (part of Lady Geek). I had been musing over it for a while. I am quite keen on trying to promote the IT industry to people. There is obviously a need for additional focus on the female side of the population, but I do believe that it needs promoting beyond that too. My personal view is, as with many other industries, it’s not very accessible because people don’t know

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Blog Post 02-07-2010

Despite having had a really stressful week, I had a really lovely evening last night because Carol and Helen stopped by for a visit!  In a bizarre turn of events, the living room wasn’t turned in to a replica of a clothes shop stock room despite lots of clothers shopping having ‘gone down’ earlier that day.  We had a tasty curry and sat around chatting.  During that the course of the evening we were also discussing websites and blogs and

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About Me

About Me

Hello, I'm Angela. I'm Mum to two small people (4 & 1). I'm a Gardener, am houseplant obsessed and addicted to tea. By day I work in tech and also look after my littles. I'm trying to get our family to live a more sustainable life. I also have far too many opinions...hence the blog. You can read more about me here. You can also follow me on Twitter so you never miss a post. Hope you enjoy reading!

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