Bridget Frey, CTO of Redfin, an online real estate company.
• “This advice is especially true for engineers who are early in their careers: Find something that you can really own. Whether it’s a line of code, a technical area, a whole project — find something that you can be the expert on, that you can own over a period of years not weeks, something where you set the vision and then make it happen.” #1460women
Hackbright Academy, Photo via The Business Journals
3 hours ago
Christiana Figueres, Diplomat. She has extensive experience in national and international policy as well as multilateral negotiations. In 2010, she was appointed as Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change and was instrumental in the negotiations that led to the 2015 Paris Agreement. #1460women
The Guardian and Wiki, Photo via statoil
3 hours ago
I'm loving my theme so far
(fun fact: this pic is actually my lockscreen and is also my favorite song from Michael Jackson which is Remember the Time)
Wishing a very happy 70th birthday today to my Aunt Julie! The thing I am proudest of in my life is being a good Auntie, and I learned from the best. As an adult I have a new appreciation for her endless patience and enthusiasm in keeping us so entertained when we were little. She has been an incredible example in my life that you can have a full, successful, abundant life as an intelligent, independent single woman.
4 hours ago
I gambled on her. *****
When I thought I was losing, I actually was being taught the game of life.
I’ve taken those lessons that I’ve learned and now I’m winning.
Of course the bet isn’t off. As a matter of fact let’s raise the ante.