Trendy Techie’s Geeky Gift Guide & Giveaway 2017

Trendy Techie’s Geeky Gift Guide & Giveaway 2017

It's that time of year again! The snow has started to fall and Starbucks is serving drinks in holiday cups and my inbox is filling with invitations to festive parties. I'm excited to bring to you my recommendations for the perfect geeky gifts for your adorkable loved ones. Whether you're shopping for the developer, designer, [...]

Trendy Techie’s Exam Survival Guide

Trendy Techie’s Exam Survival Guide

Tried and tested through my experience as a Computer Science undergrad, here is my foolproof 3-step study plan.

Trendy Techie’s Guide to Working Remotely: Staying Motivated When Your Home is Your Workplace

Trendy Techie’s Guide to Working Remotely: Staying Motivated When Your Home is Your Workplace

A hallmark of a job in technology, the freedom to work from home can be a dream come true. But in the comfort of your own home, it can get too comfortable, and productivity can start to slip away. During the last three years I've held jobs in different cities and time zones from my home office, and [...]

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Merry merry everyone! The holidays are upon us like a pack of robot reindeer, racing down the highways, charging up your driveway, and knocking down your door with all the force of Santa Claus after he's eaten all your cookies. Whether you've got your shopping done already or you still haven't found the perfect presents for all your loved ones, Trendy Techie [...]

Should You Work from Home? What to Consider Before Committing to a Remote Role

Should You Work from Home? What to Consider Before Committing to a Remote Role

Today's modern office is anywhere the employee is - at home, in a coffee shop, at the library, and even on the plane. As technology advances and erases the limitations of physical distance, companies are trusting their employees to work from home offices.

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the Grace Hopper Celebration

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the Grace Hopper Celebration

The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is the Mecca for women in technology. Taking place in Houston this year, GHC will attract 15,000 attendees for three days jam-packed with hundreds of technical sessions, career talks, company events, and research presentations from technology's most prominent thought leaders. For many attendees, Grace Hopper is their first conference, [...]

5 Reasons Why Every Girl Should Take a Business Class

5 Reasons Why Every Girl Should Take a Business Class

Of all the skills that schools offer, business skills are the most transferable. Here are five ways that taking business classes can help you make a strong entrance into your career.