At South by Southwest this year we had the opportunity to meet and chat with Martha Tejada, Digital Community Manager at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). As part of IEEE Tejada told us she’s been excited to work in a organization that advances technology on a global… more
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By Gregorio Rojas, Co-Founder Sabio.la What does one do when they finish up their 12 weeks of intense training? Below I have some highlights of what we tell our Fellows as they enter this phase of their careers.
I am a software developer. For the past few weeks I have been saying that aloud to people, in awe of the fact that it’s true. The past 10 years of my professional life were dedicated to journalism, both traditional and digital, and media startups (see more about my career… more
Recently I was chatting with someone about my experience learning to code and they asked me a point-blank question I think lots of us often wonder but never say out loud: “Is it hard?” I thought it was a good question, because I think we often make the assumption that… more
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As manager of IEEE's digital presence Tejada works to advance technology on a global scale. She said tech is for Latinos as much as it is for anybody else.
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