Have you ever been made to feel uncomfortable or unwelcome because of your race, gender, religion, age, or sexual orientation? If so, then you’ve experienced a microaggression. Microaggressions take many forms and are often very subtle. Alien in own land View this post on Instagram… Read More »Microaggressions
UN Women announces the theme for International Women’s Day, 8 March 2021 (IWD 2021) as, “Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world.” Women of the world want and deserve an equal future free from stigma, stereotypes and violence; a future that’s… Read More »International Women’s Day 2021
In the past year, I’ve learned so much from STEM women in programs at In-TAC (Ottawa Women’s Network) and ISSofBC (Advanced Literacy and Essential Skills). These accomplished women have taught me about reclaiming voices lost for all kinds of reasons: immigration, mothering and more. I’m… Read More »Finding Your Voice – Unmuting Ourselves
Being resilient means staying committed to goals, as Vancouver Frontend Web Developer Yuria Nishimura explains. Watch the first of a series on Tech Professionals from Japan and how they achieved their target jobs in Canada. This Japanese and English interview features the robust linguistic talents… Read More »How Japanese tech professionals have achieved their goals in Canada.
Hi there… My name is Gwen Pawlikowski and for mostof my career, I’ve been helping internationallytrained engineers and tech professionals to talk abouttheir work in English. And I am still interested inlearning more about how to support people who movefrom their engineering or tech job… Read More »Describe U: Engineering