In the UX world, Ellen sets the bar for user-focused design. She is thorough and deliberate in getting to know her humans and advocating for their needs. Her designs utilize proven methods founded in human learning and neuroscience, as opposed to mutable interface trends that promote aesthetics over usability.
Learn about the inspiration for You are TechY! Her name is Katelyn Myer and she was the first person, outside of myself, where I saw a true lack of alignment between value and belief. Katelyn is an exceptional technologist. She craves feedback and learns best by doing. She is organized, skilled and brings a user’s perspective to everything she does. Learn her amazing journey through tech which she traveled as the sole breadwinner for her two adorable boys. You don’t want to miss Katelyn’s amazing story!>> Single-motherhood while rising in your tech career>> The job search journey is unexpected and filled with valleys and mountains>> Believing in yourself is a key component to growing your career. It’s never easy, but it is worth it!FREE ONLINE TRAININGThe 3 Strategies to Jump-start Your UX Career, Without Spending a Fortune on a DegreeHosted by You are TechY founder & UX Designer, Ellen TwomeyThursday, October 1, 2020 7:00 PM EDT YouAreTechy.com/Jumpstart
When I sat at home on the couch during naptime doing the Indeed Death Scroll, I dreamed of a tech job that would pay me 6 figures while allowing me to be the mom I wanted to be. It was just a pipe dream until it wasn’t. Until I decided that it was going to happen and nothing was going to stop me. I know many of you feel the same way. I’m smart enough to do this. I’m capable. How can I make this happen!? Tune in to find out.>> What it takes to make 6 figures in tech while maintaining flexibility>> The tech jobs that will get you to 6 figures the fastest>> How to shorten your climb to 6 figures and why that should be your goal if it’s not alreadyThis episode is sponsored by our new free training - 3 Steps to a Flexible, High-Paying Tech Job - The Dream Job Every Mom Wants. In it I’ll cover the requirements for a flexible job, especially if you are a mom, how to build your 6 figure salary trajectory, why tech is great for moms and why moms are great for tech. Join me this Tuesday for this helpful and fun free training - 3 Steps to a Flexible, High-Paying Tech Job. Sign up at youaretechy.com/3steps.
Ursula Mead is the Founder and CEO of InHerSight, a powerful product in the data space designed specifically to help women make better career choices through anonymous company reviews focused on their goals and definitions of success. InHerSight provides data for hundreds of thousands of companies. Her work in Product Management and Director and VP appointments in membership at the Motley Fool, along with her experiences as a mother guided her founding of InHerSight to help women make better career choices. >> Women-rated companies for honest assessments of hundreds of thousands of companies>> How CEO Ursula Mead was inspired to found her company from her experience of motherhood>> How a cultural fit is exactly what you need for the tech job of your dreamsThis episode is sponsored by our new free training - 3 Steps to a Flexible, High-Paying Tech Job - The Dream Job Every Mom Wants. In it I’ll cover the requirements for a flexible job, especially if you are a mom, how to build your 6 figure salary trajectory, why tech is great for moms and why moms are great for tech. Join me this Tuesday for this helpful and fun free training - 3 Steps to a Flexible, High-Paying Tech Job. Sign up at youaretechy.com/3steps.
Knowing how to present yourself on a resume is hard enough. Throw in there some technical skills and it can be down-right overwhelming. In this episode we’ll cover the details that make your tech resume stand out, including how to make a LinkedIn resume shine, how to write value-added job descriptions and what LinkedIn settings will have automated recruiting systems pulling your profile up to the top of the pile. >> Value-added descriptions on your tech resume>> What tech skills you absolutely need on your resume>> How your LinkedIn profile IS your resumeThis episode is sponsored by our new free training - 3 Steps to a Flexible, High-Paying Tech Job - The Dream Job Every Mom Wants. In it I’ll cover the requirements for a flexible job, especially if you are a mom, how to build your 6 figure salary trajectory, why tech is great for moms and why moms are great for tech. Join me this Tuesday for this helpful and fun free training - 3 Steps to a Flexible, High-Paying Tech Job. Sign up at youaretechy.com/3steps.
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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America
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1 day, 13 minutes
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