Yes We Code chat 26: Startups, Company Culture & Diverse Teams

Posted by on Aug 20, 2015 in Blog
Yes We Code chat 26: Startups, Company Culture & Diverse Teams

When it comes to building and sustaining a company, culture is key. From startups like Amazon to Airbnb, startup culture conversations are at the center of current conversations. Discussing startup culture might be a key part of engaging the issue of tech diversity. Recently, President Obama hosted the first ever Demo Day at The White […]

Yes We Code 25: Why The Tech Diversity Conversation Needs A New Narrative

Posted by on Aug 5, 2015 in Blog
Yes We Code 25: Why The Tech Diversity Conversation Needs A New Narrative

#YesWeCode chat #25: Why The Tech Diversity Conversation Needs A New Narrative Sunday 8/9/15 6pmPT/8pmCT/9pmEST Two recent events influenced this Yes We Code chat topic. Last weekend was James Baldwin’s birthday and I celebrated by writing about the lessons I learned from him, and his take on how to go after what you want and […]

James Baldwin Got It Right: Change The Narrative, Change Your Destiny

Posted by on Aug 2, 2015 in Blog
James Baldwin Got It Right: Change The Narrative, Change Your Destiny

James Baldwin gave me the gift of possibility. James Baldwin’s birthday is today, and so many things are going through my head. To most, he is a prolific poet and writer. His books changed the American conversation on race. He deserves all the praise for his beautiful and insightful prose and poetry. He is in […]

Yes We Code chat 24: Do Minority Led Startups Always Have To Save The World?

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Blog
Yes We Code chat 24: Do Minority Led Startups Always Have To Save The World?

Yes We Code chat 24: Do Minority Led Startups Always Have To Save The World? Sunday July 26th 2015 6pmPST/8pmCT/9pmEST Connect with me on Twitter @uchechi_writes More and more companies are creating products and services for social good. From well known shoe companies like TOMS to local businesses promoting giving back to the  community, the […]