Welcome to our community!
The Advancing Women in Technology Community works to:
- Empower women with resources and information to positively impact their technology careers
- Inspire women to choose careers in technology
- Help technology businesses create cultures that support a diverse workforce
Our membership consists of people who support this mission and are currently in, or aspire to be in, technology careers.
What We Do
Advancing Women in Technology (AWIT) believes diversity is good for business and helps companies create inclusive and supportive work environments for all people. The community also provides networking opportunities, develops member-driven initiatives involving women and careers. AWIT supports women working in information technology and helps women and girls discover ways they can play important roles in the industry.
Inspiring Women and Girls to Explore Technology
Dream IT — a program by CompTIA’s Advancing Women in Technology Community — has reached more than 10,000 people with the message that technology is a great place for women and girls.
Discover Technology Careers
The Career Resource Center features resources, testimonials and career tips for people who want to enter IT or advance their work in technology. Use these materials to discover how technology can increase opportunities and earning power for women and girls, bring a balance of leadership styles and interpersonal skills to the technology workplace, and help alleviate the technology skills gap.
Volunteer to be a Dream IT Speaker
You can help — share the message that technology is a great place for women and girls. Find a group to speak to and use the Dream IT Speaker Resources to get a great start on your presentation. Materials are available for the U.S., UK, Australia and New Zealand.
Advancing Women in Technology Blog Posts
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Dec 15, 2016
Advancing Women In IT Community Events
Time for a Pay Check: Tech Compensation Trends, Negotiation and Career Tips
April 6, 2017 11:00 AM
11am CT / 12pm ET
Are you wondering what the hottest jobs are in the technology sector and how much they pay? Have you also wondered if there are proven approaches and tips for negotiating the salary you deserve? Have you struggled to ask for a raise? Join us for this webinar where we will discuss:
* This is not a CEU eligible webinar