Free Javascript Jumpstart Class by Fullstack Academy

Free Javascript Jumpstart Class by Fullstack Academy

JavaScript Jumpstart is Fullstack Academy’s online beginner programming course. Usually $49 to enroll, use the code "techladiesinsider" for free access!

Jumpstart will cover the basics of calling functions in JavaScript, such as how to write and manipulate loops, arrays, and if-else statements. Built into the course are short coding challenges that allow users to directly use their newly learned skills.

Watch: Understanding Your Company Stock Options

Watch: Understanding Your Company Stock Options

Tech Ladies and Flow Financial Planning Present: Company Stock Options Demystified w/ Meg Bartelt

Do you have stock options in your company, be it a startup or a behemoth like Airbnb?
Do you worry that you might do the wrong thing and miss out on a big payday...or waste your money on a company that goes nowhere? Join Meg Bartelt, CFP(R), MS, founder of Flow Financial Planning, LLC, to learn how stock options in privately held companies work, what you need to know about yours, and how to evaluate your stock options in the context of your own unique financial situation. Don't let stock options scare you. Make them work for you. Watch here.

Watch: Learn to Manage Your Networking Anxiety

Watch: Learn to Manage Your Networking Anxiety

Have you ever canceled plans to attend a networking event because of social anxiety? Have you put "networking" on your list of resolutions and then continued to choose Netflix + pjs instead? If in-person networking events make you anxious, you may want to watch this video.

This online event was hosted by Dr. Niketa Kumar, who specializes in helping empower women in tech. (Check out this recent profile on her in Fast Company)

After this video, you'll have a better understanding of your anxiety, practical skills for managing it, self-care strategies, and a step-by-step plan for getting you to that networking event. Founding Members can watch this class for free here: https://vimeo.com/212181106 (password= FOUNDINGTECHLADY)

Land A Scholarship to Hacker's Paradise in Italy

Land A Scholarship to Hacker's Paradise in Italy

Tech Ladies and Hacker Paradise have partnered to offer (2) - 50% scholarships to the community for their upcoming trip to Palermo, Italy. Join 25-30 other developers, designers, and entrepreneurs for a month in Sicily this summer while working remotely or building side projects. Apply here by April 30th and mention that you're interested in one of the Tech Ladies Founding Membership Scholarships. Good luck!

Save $750 on CodingNomads Bootcamp in Thailand

Save $750 on CodingNomads Bootcamp in Thailand

We teamed up with CodingNomads to hook you to save $750 off of their June 2017 Java + SQL + AWS bootcamp in Thailand.

You'll spend 8 weeks on the dreamy island of Koh Tao, followed by 4 weeks online (learn from anywhere).  The course includes breakfast & lunch every class day (Thai food = yum!), private office & coworking space near the beach, personalized mentorship, a built-in community of cohort & coworking friends, and much more. 

Tech Ladies members can save $750, including a $500 scholarship for women combined with an extra $250 savings with code: TECHLADIES. 

Job hunting? We'll introduce you to our partners.

Job hunting? We'll introduce you to our partners.

Job hunting? If you apply to a job from our board, we can forward your application materials on to make sure our partner companies get your application. We can't guarantee that you'll be interviewed or hired of course, but we can help you get in front of the right person and to the top of the proverbial pile.

Here's how to cash in on this! If you're applying to any jobs on our board, send an email to jobs@hiretechladies.com with the following included:

Subject Line: Your Name, Company Name, Job Position
Body: Cover/intro letter
Attachments: Resume, Cover Letter, Portfolio, etc. 

Happy hunting!

Apply for the chance to pitch an investor at General Catalyst

Apply for the chance to pitch an investor at General Catalyst

General Catalyst provides the ongoing momentum that accelerates your ideas, your career, and your company toward standout success. To date, General Catalyst has managed eight venture capital funds totaling approximately $3.75 billion in capital commitments. Yet the best measure of their success is how many of our entrepreneurs and founders come back again and again to work with them. That bond of trust and friendship is born in their earliest interactions. To apply for a chance to pitch one of our investor friends at General Catalyst, fill out this form and they will reach out if interested.

3 Months Free Financial Advisement on Ellevest

3 Months Free Financial Advisement on Ellevest

Ellevest is the only digital advisor that takes women’s unique, lifetime salary curve into account, not just your current salary. Save for a down payment on a house. Retire like a boss. Build wealth just because. Whatever your goal is, Ellevest will give you a customized portfolio to help you nail it. Redeem here: ellevest.com/techladies

Discounts on Clarifai for Developers

Discounts on Clarifai for Developers

Clarifai is an artificial intelligence company that excels in visual recognition, solving real-world problems for businesses and developers alike. Clarifai’s powerful visual recognition technology is built on the most advanced machine learning systems and made easily accessible by a clean API, empowering developers all over the world to build a new generation of intelligent applications. When you sign up with the code, HIRETECHLADIES, you will have access to up to 50k operations over the lifetime of the account, up to 10k inputs per month, and up to 50 concepts per month... all for free! 

Free 45-minute Homepage Teardown

Free 45-minute Homepage Teardown

Sarah Doody, an independent UX Designer & Product Consultant in NYC, is offering a complimentary 45-minute homepage teardown for all Founding Members. We’ll discuss your product story and homepage goals and she will give you a set of actionable UX ideas to implement for your homepage with respect to your product story, messaging, experience design, and visual design. You’ll receive a written list of recommendations as well as suggestions on any tools or software that might be relevant to your business. To book your free 45-minute consultation (a $200 value), schedule your Homepage Teardown session.

15% off Gender ReBrand Corporate Training

15% off Gender ReBrand Corporate Training

Gender ReBrand is an evidence-informed training that combats gender biased behaviors by challenging our deeply ingrained (but scientifically incorrect) assumptions about gender and gender differences.  Through the training, the cultural gender norms that create problematic dynamics at work are called into question and discussed. Gender ReBrand explores the constraints of gender expectations placed on both men and women (and those not part of the gender binary), and increases cohesion and camaraderie among participants. If you'd like to bring Gender ReBrand training to your company, you can reach out to amber@genderrebrand.com and mention Tech Ladies for 15% off your training package. 

Save 50% on UX Training Session with an Etsy Product Designer

Save 50% on UX Training Session with an Etsy Product Designer

UxCraft is personalized 1 on 1 UX training with Sandy Woodruff, fellow Tech Lady and product designer (currently at Etsy) with experience designing solutions for some of New York’s fastest growing consumer facing e-commerce startups. Whether you are looking to make a career shift into UX, or just want to incorporate more design thinking into your current role, she offers UX basics, portfolio reviews, interview practice, and career coaching. To use this discount, after you click "schedule a session" on the UXCraft hompeage, sign up for the event titled "30 Minute Session- Tech Ladies Founding Member". These sessions are $90 per half  hour and your 50% discount ($45) will be applied when you receive your invoice after the call.

$500 off a Product Usability & Design Audit 

$500 off a Product Usability & Design Audit 

Sarah Doody, an independent UX Designer & Product Consultant in NYC, is offering $500 off her signature Product Audits for all Founding Members. Product Audits are designed to get a second set of eyes on your product, so you and your team can get out of the weeds, and make immediate high-impact changes to your product. In a Product Audit, Sarah will conduct a comprehensive analysis of 5 key screens of your product including usability insights, recommendations for quick win changes, A/B test suggestions, and roadmap ideas to help you get results, create momentum, and stay focused. You will receive a written document including annotated screenshots to highlight problem areas, as well as a video recording with Sarah giving feedback as she goes through your key user flow. Want to have Sarah audit your product? Click here to inquire about a Product Audit
* Product Evaluations start at $2,950 depending on the size of the product. Sarah will give you a comprehensive price after having an initial 30 min phone call with you. 

Free Coworking/Hack Day Saturdays at Collab in NYC

Free Coworking/Hack Day Saturdays at Collab in NYC

Every third Saturday of the month, enjoy a free day of coworking and hacking with fellow Tech Ladies at Collab in NYC from 10-6. Use the time to make a dent in your side projects, or just co-work or collaborate alongside other Tech Ladies. Collab is filled with tons of resources to keep you occupied. Spend time carving something in the wood shop or making your own heat press t-shirt. You can also laser etch using the laser cutter, or sew something on a sewing machine. Free for Founding Members. RSVP here with password TECHLADIES.

Tech Ladies Public Speaking + Storytelling Online Class

Tech Ladies Public Speaking + Storytelling Online Class

Join Tell Me A Story founder and fellow Tech Lady, Hillary Rea teach the art of storytelling. Tell Me A Story will introduce you to a new way of public speaking. Communicate true stories, build relationships with your clients, and connect to your audience like never before. Every story is worth sharing, we'll show you how. You can view the video from this class with password TMAS.

Free 60-minute Copywriting & Content Strategy Consultation for Startup Founders & Freelancers ($75 value)

Free 60-minute Copywriting & Content Strategy Consultation for Startup Founders & Freelancers ($75 value)

Founding Member Alaura Weaver of WordWeaver Freelance Copywriting is offering a complimentary 60-minute copywriting & content strategy consultation for all Founding Members. You'll discuss your project goals and brainstorm together on a strategy to make them happen. Plus, you'll get a free personalized user persona to help guide your copy and content creation! To book your free 60-minute consultation (a $75 value), schedule your Skype or phone session here.

Save $50 on Personal Styling Through Arthur

Save $50 on Personal Styling Through Arthur

Arthur is a personal shopping service for professional women (started by a fellow Tech Lady!) which helps you find and manage the right looks for work and beyond. Arthur takes all your goals and restraints, including budget, into consideration when assembling head-to-toe outfits. Each "request" is $25 and gets you 6-8 items hand-selected by their stylist to try on at home. Enjoy your first request on the house + get a $50 credit towards your purchases with code: techlady50.