Trying not to over think but recently was layered (instead of promoting me up, they hired two above me). During great resignation I stuck around when others quit and actively indicated I wanted more r… more
What are your best recommendations on creating a high value app/ tech service?
I want to start developing an App, but I feel as though I may need to bring in experts… and purchase a company in order to… more
"The latest round is expected to impact Amazon Web Services cloud computing, advertising, human resources and Twitch units."
Just shared a user persona overview (around 60 seconds) for Peadbo, a platform I’m building which is currently in Beta.
Would love any feedback/thoughts on whether is resonates.
Found this posted as tips for allyship: Gather a group of colleagues to request your company to share data around promotions of Black people on a quarterly basis compared to other races & ethnicities in simi… more
(Contd) In this period, I have brushed up my skills in Data Analytics and currently taking a class in Business Analytics. I also have an MSc in Financial Analysis. Right now, I am in need of serious j… more
Hello community, I rarely post on any job boards or websites - so trying to market myself is totally out of my comfort zone. So here goes nothing. I am a soon to be father who is so paranoid about the… more
Does anyone have experience dealing with depression or a partner with depression? My wife has it and when it hits it can be so hard to deal with. From her perspective everything becomes hopeless and e… more
Hey fam! Do we have any expats in here? I’m looking for suggestions on countries best for Black Tech Workers and possibly a dual citizenship option.
Outside of tech, I’m a strong product / project manager and spe… more
CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Meta's "new economic reality" could last "many years" amid more layoffs.
Higher interest rates, geopolitic… more
Just passed a Sphinx assessment trying to secure an Epic Analyst role. Any suggestions on what to do next?
Hello I am interested in getting into the cybersecurity field. I have an electrical engineering degree with a concentration in computer engineering but I currently am a systems engineer. I tried it si… more
"There's nothing for these people to do — they're really — it's all fake work," he said. "Now that's being exposed, what do these people actually do, they go to meetings."
Google, he continued, had intentionally over-hired engineers and tech talent to stop them from mov… more
I work in financial services and my company is part of those mentioned this week taking a big hit. Should I be applying elsewhere? Getting really worried about layoffs. I've only been here for abo… more
Headed to Austin this weekend for work and to catch a little of SXSW. Anyone know of any black in tech get togethers?
I was laid off and have been applying. Someone in a women in tech group I’m in is doing an experiment to see if she switches her LinkedIn profile to an YT male will she get my responses. Another in th… more
There's a program in NJ that I'm trying to apply for, but has very specific criteria that need to be met.
I wanted to see if anyone was interested in having a possible discussion with me if they're open.
Just lay out some of the details & that … more
Im thinking about getting into the tech industry what are some good jobs with great earning potential and flexibility I should look into without a college degree I'm open to taking courses and ar… more
Anyone have or know of any open cloud, devops, or customer engineering roles? Would love to start a conversation
So I’ve received a job offer that I’m extremely excited about but I don’t want to leave any money on the table. The position is for a marketing designer- the first at this company. The responsibilitie… more
Any one here work in life sciences (R&D) consulting and need an R&D Strategic Operations consultant (11+ years in R&D project, program, & alliance management) in your rolodex? Accepti… more
Hello, I’ve recently been impacted by the mass tech layoffs. Just received my last severance check. Any help with referrals would be greatly appreciated. Looking for a supervisor/manager role working … more
Hello All, I would like a referral for a Project Manager or Program Manager role. I have experience with IBM and Amazon. I am open to sharing my resume with anyone willing to help. I would appreciate … more
Any current Smartsheet employees that can help with referral or connecting me with recruiter to get application noticed sooner?
You guys know any good remote friendly companies. I’m working on a plan to quit in 2 years and join one. I was born in Kenya so I kinda want to spend more time there some parts of the year to visit fa… more
I'm looking to build an app. What type of experience should this person have?
Anyone with @DuckDuckGo open to chat about their experience and potentially provide a referral?
Left my last company because I in essence got passed over for promo + I was the only black person. In my mind I now see it as an emotional vs logical because I didn’t fully vet my new role. My new com… more