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Great Women at WITI: Isn't it Better to Have a Life of Oh Wells Than What Ifs?
By Renee Blodgett

Clearly I don't get to New York often enough, by now I would have met writer and products guru Maya Baratz, who is currently working on new products at The Wall Street Journal. She started out by asking the nearly all women audience at WITI (Women in Technology International): How many of you are still waiting for your mentor? How many of you spend your time trying to prove someone wrong?   Read More

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WITI Summit 2011 Rocked! NextGen Rocked Too!
By Teresa Guilian

The last 2 days have been an amazing, positive, supportive conference with women from everywhere with all kinds of insight, suggestions and help to each of us. Yesterday was my first time participating in NextGen, a program for young girls interested in science, technology, math as a career. The girls I took already told me that they all want to go next year! It was neat to hear Facebook Director of Engineering, Jocelyn Goldfein speak with the high school students.   Read More

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Protect Your Pension
By Rick Rodgers

The Pension Protection Act of 2006 (PPA) turns five years old this month. As companies rush to shore up pension or cancel underfunded plans you need to protect yourself from common pension mistakes. PPA was designed to close loopholes in the pension system and addresses problems for the roughly 34 million Americans covered by traditional pensions known as defined-benefit plans.   Read More

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Girlhack Origins: Veronica Belmont - A Geek Girl's Geek Girl
By Meg Campbell

Girlhack Origins is put on in collaboration with WITI.com and aims at featuring women who help represent being geeky, girly, and whoever they want to be, so that we can do the same. Veronica Belmont is truly the geek girl's geek girl. Currently she is co-host of Revision 3′s Tekzilla To keep up with Veronica on a day to day basis, check out her Twitter @Veronica   Read More

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In Memoriam - Jean Jennings Bartik 1924-2011
By Carolyn Leighton

The WITI community is mourning the loss of Software Pioneer and WITI Hall Fame inductee, Jean Jennings Bartik.   Read More

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How to Stay Focused on Your Goal in a Multitasking World?
By Liping Feng

How is your New Year Resolution going? If you are like most people, it starts dwindling after January 7, and by the 20th you prefer not mentioning the subject at all. Such is our collective annual ritual.   Read More