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The Department of Labor predicts Shortage of 1 Million trained “Tech Workers” by 2020

19 Mar , 2017  

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Code Berkeley, first state-funded Technology Bootcamp in California, offers affordable tech training providing solution for shortage of  1 Million “Tech Workers” http://berkeleycitycollege.me/ The Department of Labor predicts a shortage of 1 Million trained “Tech Workers” by 2020. (1) and projects a growth of Web Development jobs by 27% by the year 2024. This is great […]

Around the Bay, Diversity in Tech, Education, Tech Life

International Women’s Day 2017: Who are the inspirational women in today’s Google Doodle?

8 Mar , 2017  

The multi-part illustration celebrates 13 remarkable women from different walks of life To celebrate International Women’s Day, Google has put together a Doodle slideshow. The Google Doodle features 13 “female pioneers” – not all of whom are household names although each enjoyed great success in their chosen fields. It features a little girl whose grandmother tells her “the best bedtime story ever” […]

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#BeBoldForChange: Women in tech explain what International Women’s Day means to them

8 Mar , 2017  

It is International Women’s Day, with CBR’s Ellie Burns responding to this year’s #BeBoldForChange call to action by bringing together the top women in tech to celebrate IWD. Tech leaders from the likes of Accenture, RSA, Symantec, Fujitsu, and Dell EMC share what IWD means to them, as well as advice to fellow women on […]

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Women in Tech Festival 2017 (2-day event)

5 Mar , 2017  

When we invest in women, we invest in our future. That’s the power of the She Economy and Women in Tech   Join us for TWO amazing days to inspire, empower, and support women in tech! Silicon Valley Forum’s Women in Tech Festival celebrates women in tech, STEM, and business careers who work to inspire, […]

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Work Local Awards Shine Light on Local Business

20 Apr , 2016  

Work Local Awards 2016

Code Berkeley has partnered with Localwise, the local job community, for the 2016 Work Local Awards, happening April 28 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at The Port Kaiser Center in Oakland. The Work Local Awards shine a light on the best San Francisco Bay Area businesses. Out of more than 1,000 nominations, 48 of the […]

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Around the Bay, Diversity in Tech

Tech Diversity Focus of Berkeley Startup Job Fair

27 Jan , 2016  

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Promoting tech diversity at Berkeley startups is the aim of a job fair taking place Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at NextSpace Berkeley from 5-7 p.m. Representatives from Code Berkeley and its magazine Mag Berkeley, which has looked at tech diversity from a variety of angles, will be on hand to describe the curriculum available at […]

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Nas Teams Up With General Assembly To Integrate The Tech Community

10 Sep , 2015  

Code Berkeley

By ZO via OkayPlayer Nas‘ Queensbridge Venture Partners project will seek to integrate an overwhelmingly white and Asian tech community as it partners with NYC private technical school General Assembly in an effort to raise both money and awareness for a less porcelain complected pool of candidates. The initiative will be funded in part by Google, […]

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Mobile Devices Will Either Have 3D Sensors by 2018, Or Suffer Flat Sales

10 Sep , 2015  

Code Berkeley

by Cecile Schmollgruber on TechCrunch.com When Apple’s “Shot on iPhone 6” ad campaign covered billboards and posters in 24 cities around the world, it proved two things: The quality of mobile camera technology is astronomical, and mobile device manufacturers badly want you to know about it. Moves like these are smart in a world where 1.8 billion digital […]

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Diversity in Tech

7 Tips for Women in Tech to Stand Out

26 Feb , 2015  

Code Berkeley

Michael Choi, founder and chief instructor of Coding Dojo, a coding bootcamp in Seattle and San Francisco, wrote a commentary for Fortune with tips for women in tech to break through the male-dominated programming and developing fields. In writing about the tech gender gap, Choi noted: As Google… recently revealed, women make up only 17% […]

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50 Tech Women Changing Silicon Valley

19 Feb , 2015  

Code Berkeley

Code Berkeley applauds Tech.co’s latest article by Will Schmidt about “50 Women in Tech Dominating Silicon Valley.” As Schmidt writes: Consider what an array of diverse viewpoints does in terms of the collaborative process, idea generation, and company culture. It spawns success. And that success is evident in Tech Cocktail’s impressive list, which includes “50 […]

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