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Resources mentioned:Chicago State University - Latino Resource CenterChicago State University - Career Development Center TechqueriaLatinas in Tech Connect with Mariela:  Linkedin:   https://www.linkedin.com/in/marielavillalva/Instagram: https:
Resources mentioned: Grace Hopper ConferencePyladies ChicagoUIC- WiCsSUIC Career CenterLatinas in Tech EventsConnect with Michelle:  Linkedin:   https://www.linkedin.com/in/michelleramirez729/ Connect with Ceci F.B:LinkedIn: https://www.linkedi
Resources mentioned:  SHPE - Society of Hispanic Professional EngineersNuevo FoundationConnect with Carlos:  Linkedin:   https://www.linkedin.com/in/carloscoding/Website: carloscoding.com Email: [email protected] with Ceci F.B:Lin
Resources mentioned:Grace Hopper Celebration AnitaB.orgChickTechHandshakeConnect with Amy:  Linkedin:   https://www.linkedin.com/in/amymhua/Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/amymhua/  By Hua CreativeInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/byhua
Resources mentioned:Curie High SchoolDePaul Generation SuccessStars Mentoring Program DePaulTechqueriaUrban AllianceHandshake Connect with Dillon:  Linkedin:  https://www.linkedin.com/in/jguzman26/Twitter: https://twitter.com/Jason01Guzman Conn
  Some Themes discussed: College experience & strugglesJob hunting and the Tech transition Goals and aspirations Resources mentioned:Chicago Tech SlackCode for ChicagoCode for Chicago SlackCode for Chicago Meetup 1871Connect with Dillon:  Linke
Some Themes discussed:First-generation college student experienceLack of resources, seeking help and tutoringLessons learned of internship missesResources mentioned:Sarah Goode STEM AcademyBreakthrough Tech ChicagoLOGICA (UIC)LARES (UIC)WiCS (U
  Some Themes discussed:School/Major selection experience Grace Hopper CelebrationFinding InternshipsResourcesMentorshipFuture Goals Resources mentioned:Grace Hopper CelebrationTechnology for Social GoodDigital Youth DivasMind + Hand Latinas in
Some Themes discussed:Early careerPersonal experiences that influenced tech transition Advise for folks interested in TechResourcesConnectingResources mentioned:OreillyUdemy Connect with Ceci:LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/cfischerbenite
Some Themes discussed:Early Marketing careerPersonal experience that influenced startupLatinx Incubator & Techstars experience  Startup fundraising, challenges Resources mentioned:ConnectCareHero 1871Latinx IncubatorTechstars LongevityChingona
Some Themes discussed: Bootcamp experienceBeing an effective allyDifficult personal experiences  Podcast projectGoals & inspiration Resources mentioned:LTX FestWes Bos Courses Connect with Oscar: LinkedIn:   https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscardel
Some Themes discussed:The journey from College to the Tech sector Mentorship experience  ResourcesCo-founding  Muslim Women in Tech Goals Resources mentioned:UdemyCoursera Harvard Business Review NPR Y CombinatorMuslim Women in Tech Connect wit
Some Themes discussed:Journey into Public RelationsMentorship & Community InvolvementLatinas in TechResourcesResources mentioned: Latinas in Tech - ChicagoGoal Digger PodcastTED Radio Hour Connect with Yvonne: LinkedIn:  https://www.linkedin.co
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Some Themes discussed:Journey into Digital MarketingDiversity in TechMarketing tools and learning tipsCommunity Involvement, Art & ActivismTrade, Logistics & Immigrant laborResources mentioned:Forager1871WeSolveMoz After School Matters Code for
Some Themes discussed:Women in Computer ScienceBeing the minority during Undergrad and Struggling to find your place Resilience after failing interviewsThe trading industry in the early 2000sFavorite Supportive Resources & Career Goals Resource
THEMES DISCUSSED: Going through a coding bootcampGender equity in techInternship Experience Career goals RESOURCES MENTIONED:Actualize Coding Bootcamp Main Street Codes Ruby on Rails Tutorial  UdemyCodecademy CONNECT WITH MITCHLinkedIn: https:/
Some Themes discussed:Career trajectory, pivoting career experiences Living Abroad & social impact workMentorship experience Giving back and volunteer workWork persona and personal identity Resources mentioned:Engineers without BordersOne Acre
Some Themes discussed:Journey to Tech from a Military backgroundCoding bootcamp experience at Code PlatoonInternship/Mentorship experienceDiversity, Equity & Inclusion  real talk!Future GoalsResources mentioned:Code Platoon:  https://www.codepl
Some Themes discussed:Career progressionPassion for learningIt is a great day to arrest the officers who killed Brianna Taylor.COVID-19 data & impactUpcoming Techqueria Chicago eventsResources mentioned:Techqueria: https://techqueria.org/Genera
Some Themes discussed:UX/UI career differencesCareer TrajectoryAccessibility & DesignLGBTQ spaces & ResourcesHelpful Advice Resources mentioned:Hour of Code: https://code.org/Built in Chicago : https://www.builtinchicago.org/Lesbians Who Tech:
Some Themes discussed:1.  Noemi's struggles as a young mom2. Software Engineering bootcamp experience & career struggles3. Resources4. Helpful advice Resources mentioned:General Assembly: https://generalassemb.ly/locations/chicagoTechstars: htt
Some Themes discussed:1. Growing Up in India and Education Differences2.  Resources/Mentorship3. Tech interview struggles4. Advice for younger folks Connect with Rishabh: Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rishabhkrishna/Twitter: https://twi
Some Themes discussed:1. Career Progression and Resources2. Imposter Syndrome3. Advocating for yourself4. Mentorship  Resources mentioned:Code Combat: https://codecombat.com/Urban Alliance: https://theurbanalliance.org/ITA: https://www.illinois
Stay in touch with Ceci on twitter @cecibenitez13 and follow the show @chicagotechies on twitter and Instagram. Use the hashtag #ChicagoTechiesPod to reach us. Want to nominate someone to chat with me on the podcast? Shoot me an email chicagote
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