5 Things We Love This Week - May 23, 2017

We're always finding cool and interesting content on the web by other women, why not share it with you all?

Kalina Edwards

Totally geeking OUT over her YouTube channel. She's a frontend developer and her channel is filled with tons of advice and resources for women in tech. She really goes there, too. From the anxiety about unfinished projects to making mistakes on the job to landing her first tech job, Kalina is taking you with her on her journey, and it's just as inspiring as she is.

Podcast: The Broad Experience

The Broad Experience is all about women at work. Try starting with the "Your Work, Your Private Life"  episode where host Ashley Milne-Tyte, along with a gaggle of guests, discusses the increasingly blurred lines between your work and private life. Or try the "Communicating While Female" episode, where  Milne-Tyte talks about whether the problem with how women speak is society's or women's fault. Whether you have an explicit issue or just want to see if you similar experiences with other women at work , this podcast is for you.

Beyoncé's publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, flawlessly takes down the haters 

After a gossip blog ran a erroneous story about Beyoncé pregnancy lips, Yvette Noel-Schure, her longtime publicist, came to the rescue with a very educational and necessary statement about what pregnancy can do to someone's body. Not only will you probably learn something, but you'll also realize that everyone needs an Yvette in their corner.

Christine St.Vil

This self described #FLYMOM mentor's Instagram is all the inspiration we need. With one mission: "helping Moms Juggle Self-care, Family, Life & Business" Christine is showing us that yes, you can have it all. Check out her feed and get inspired!

This is a blog dedicated to the working woman. Whether you're looking for fashion or career advice you're bound to find something helpful here. Warning it's super easy to lose track of time and while browsing all of the tips and tricks, so keep that in mind.

Have any resources or blogs that you love? Send them our way either in the comments or on Twitter: @powertofly

Happy reading!


How to Succeed as a Technical PM: Intuit Principal Product Manager Yi Ng Talks Product-Market Fit and Knowledge Engineering

How do you do your taxes? (Aside from begrudgingly, that is.) If you're one of the millions of Americans who files online, you may have used one of the projects that Yi Ng, Principal Product Manager at Intuit, has developed over her eight years at the global financial platform company known for products like TurboTax, QuickBooks, and Mint.

Diversity & Inclusion

Is 2020 finally the year of recognizing that women don't lose competence or sexiness the day they turn 50?

Ageism has long been the norm at work and in the media. Could that be changing?

Let's run through a quick highlight reel of women over 50 shaping their industries and just overall crushing life in the last few weeks:


She found a remote job at DigitalOcean

Are you also looking for a remote opportunity?

We know many of you are searching for job opportunities that are flexible and can allow you to grow professionally while still taking care of other priorities.

Hear Verónica Lopez's story, where she tells us how she found her dream job at DigitalOcean, and what it means for her quality of life to be able to bring herself to work every day.

Why are you looking for a remote opportunity? Leave us your comment below!

Interested in joining their team? Check out DigitalOcean on PowerToFly.

Work From Home

How to Resign from a Remote Job: 5 Tips for Staying Grounded Throughout The Process

After working remotely in education technology for 11 years, I decided it was time for a change. It's officially been three months since I quit my full-time job. The time since I quit has been filled with highs and lows: some days seem to affirm my decision, and others I feel myself second guessing the call I made.

S&P Global Inc

S&P Global is committed to D&I

Why do you think it's important?

S&P Global shared with us why they are betting on Diversity and Inclusion. They answered with knowledge about concise benefits that are direct consequences of increasing diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Whitney Rouse, Global Head of Talent Acquisition and Deirdre Cavanagh, Director of Talent Acquisition, expressed their views on the subject.

Do you feel like D&I is valued at your workplace? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

Interested in joining their team? Check out S&P Global on PowerToFly

© Rebelmouse 2020