In this special one-on-one episode, Nicole interviews Emily Chen from Truss, in SF discussing what it’s been like for her changing careers, Emily’s experience at a code Bootcamp in Barcelona, and how to master office life at your new gig.
In our first ever episode of MissTech, Nicole and Cassi kick off this inaugural lady-tech podcast (for those who want to get into tech) with: Future bootcamps! Articles about women in tech! And an awesome chat with our friend Bridget Quigg who talks with us about the ups and downs of her life in the tech world as a content marketer.
Welcome to MissTech, a podcast made by women who are new to tech for women who are looking to explore a new career in tech or take the next steps to become senior level engineers. This podcast introduces you to your hosts Nicole Peoples and Cassi Gallagher and what we will be discussing in future podcasts.
Bridget Quigg Bridget Quigg graduated from Stanford University with a degree in English and has worked as content marketer at startups for more than 12 years. Besides holding senior positions at PayScale and Socrata, Bridget worked most recently as the Director of Content at Simply Measured, managing an in-house creative marketing team.
Jake Englund Jake graduated from the University of Washington magna cum laude in 2009, degree in Computer Science & Statistics. After working at companies including Google and Wizards of the Coast, Jake wanted to do more to help engage more young women in STEM and transform culture of the tech industry to be more inclusive