Quick and Quintessential Career & Job Tips
Job-hunting tips from the June 26, 2000 issue of QuintZine.
It’s no longer totally a man’s world in information technology. “It is a label that people in information technology (IT) can’t seem to shake: the nerd stereotype,” writes Sherri Pfeil in Employment Review. “And unfortunately, many girls are still taught early in life that women are supposed to learn how to cook and play with their dolls while boys play with computers. Even little girls’ favorite doll, Barbie, displayed a lack of knowledge in technology when she proclaimed, ‘Math is hard.’ Although men still dominate the IT industry, more women are joining the ranks and climbing up the corporate ladder today.” Read more at this Employment Review.
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