Women in technology has been a key topic in the news lately, with recent reports showing a decline in the percentage of women in computing and technology roles. Women in nonprofit tech frequently face the additional common nonprofit challenges of limited time, funding, and resources. As nonprofit technology jobs continue to grow, nonprofit professionals—men and women alike—have the unique opportunity to shift this trend.
In this Ask the Expert session, we’ll speak with three women in nonprofit IT roles as they discuss the pros and cons of the “Unicorn Effect,” of frequently being the only woman in the IT department. We’ll explore how women can tap into the opportunities available to them, what skills are important to learn, and examine ways to develop and recruit more women to IT roles.
How to overcome some of the common obstacles unique to women in nonprofit IT jobs
Tips for women looking to advance their career in technology positions
- Ways organizations can attract and hire women technologists