Today I discuss Netflix’s recent hit show 13 Reasons Why, some of the backlash it has faced, and why I think the show is important. I also share my thoughts on the privilege of working in tech and how many people don’t leverage their position to their benefit. Finally, I share my thoughts on Mic’s “1000 Women in Tech” list and how these initiative create problems for themselves.
Uber suicide: http://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Suicide-of-an-Uber-engineer-widow-blames-job-11095807.php?t=7e40d1f554&cmpid=fb-premium&cmpid=twitter-premium&cmpid=twitter-premium
Tech salaries and cost of living: https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2017/05/03/976908/0/en/New-Paysa-Study-Reveals-U-S-Cities-Where-Tech-Talent-Salary-Stretches-Farthest-and-Least.html
Mic’s 1000 Women List: https://mic.com/articles/175136/women-in-tech-1000-names-no-more-all-male-panels-conferences#.1vXgjEApk