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Best Buy is having a special holiday shopping event on Saturday, November 5th from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. #GiftingMadeEasy @BestBuy
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Buy Your Gifts Early At The Best Buy Holiday Shopping Event

Sponsored Post Psst! It’s November which means you only have about 7 weeks before the holidays. Have you started your shopping? Why not get a start on it this weekend. Best Buy is having a special holiday shopping event on Saturday, November 5th from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.  I love going to Best Buy because they always have the latest tech to try out. I like to feel the new phones or tablets before I…

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6 Tips for a Successful IT Career @Capella
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6 Tips For A Successful IT Career

Disclosure: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Capella University. Do you want to be successful in your IT career? Whether you are just starting out or have been in IT for years, these six tips will help you to be successful. 1. Be approachable and friendly on the job. Being approachable and friendly means that people will talk to you and ask for advice or help. When future opportunities become…

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Women in Tech Demo Day group photo. Teams and judges paving the way. #WITDemoDay
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Winner of the Women In Tech Demo Day in DC

This is a Capital One sponsored post.  Yesterday I wrote about the Women in Tech Demo Day event in DC and today I’m sharing the pitches from the 12 teams and the winner. Twelve Pitches at #WITDemoDay The atmosphere in the room was exciting. Just knowing that 12 teams were creating solutions for a problem was inspiring. The specific challenge for the DC Demo Day was to: Help inspire more girls of color to learn coding by…

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Women in Tech Demo Days at Capital One in DC #WITDemoDay @Angelhack @BlackGirlsCode
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Women In Tech Demo Day in DC #WITDemoDay

This is a Capital One sponsored post. This past weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the Women In Tech Demo Day in the Washington DC area. Women In Tech Demo Days are presented by Capital One in a partnership with AngelHack. In DC, they partnered with the nonprofit group, Black Girls Code. What is Women In Tech Demo Day? In DC, there were 12 teams of women and men who created apps, pitched them to…

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