What goes on at a Girl Geek event?

Girl Geek Dinners – A TechGirl Review A few weeks ago we hosted the second dinner for 2016 of the Girl Geek Dinners Johannesburg. Tech Girl was invited, at the beginning of the year, to come on as the official media partner and I’ve spent a considerable amount of my free time hunting down goodies for […]

Girl Geek interview with Geek Node

Geek Girl Dinners – Empowering Women in Tech Written by Harlequinn Do you love food? Do you love tech? Are you into geeking out with other women? Then you are going to want to be all over Geek Girl Dinners. I recently caught up with the Johannesburg founder, Leigh-Ann Fowle to find out all about […]

AlphaCode – what you need to know

AlphaCode is a club for next generation financial services entrepreneurs, which is supported by a physical workspace and virtual platform. AlphaCode seeks to create a next generation financial services eco-system by bringing together entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs, industry experts and thought leaders to connect, share knowledge and shape the industry. We are thrilled that for our next […]

Protect yourself from cybercrime

The evolution of cybercrime It used to be relatively easy to avoid phishing attacks. There are many programmes on the market to reduce spam and block most malicious emails. However, cybercriminals are getting smarter and they are finding new ways to prey on unsuspecting email receipients, known as spear phishing. You may have noticed some […]

Top 7 Tips for Women in Tech

As a woman with more than 17 years of work experience in the challenging and constantly evolving tech industry, I have had my fair share of learning experiences over time. These are my top tips for women keen to survive and climb to the top in this exciting and dynamic environment: 1. Follow your passion […]

Mums on the Run Workshop – Review and Win

At Girl Geeks, we are passionate about education. Whether that is sharing knowledge through our events, or educating the next generation of women to enter the tech field. Of course, we know that there are enormous challenges surrounding education, which is why we were thrilled to attend the Mums on the Run workshop, hosted by […]

Girl Geeks in the news!

Girl Geeks: Tech-savvy sisters are doing IT for themselves Roxanne Henderson | 10 December, 2014 00:22 The Cape Town dinners started in 2010 and spread to Johannesburg the following year. All women are welcome. Suhaifa Naidoo and her tech-savvy sisters got so sick of women being overlooked in the IT industry that they have set […]

We tried out Daily Dish!

Tired of eating the same meals all the time? Don’t have the time and energy to buy all the necessary ingredients? Perhaps you would just like a bit of inspiration. Enter Daily Dish, the perfect solution to the eternal dilemma of what to cook for dinner. We tried out the service last week – here […]

Win tickets to Inspiration Indaba

At Girl Geek Dinners, we believe in inspiring women; to dream, to achieve their goals and have a lot of fun while doing it! That is why we were so excited to hear about the inaugural Inspiration Indaba brought to you by Citadel in partnership with Moneyweb. There is a fantastic speaker lineup, with inspiring South […]

Interview with Girl Guides

It’s all about the goodie bags (mostly), which is why we love Girl Geek Dinners (via www.girlguides.co.za) Girl Geek Dinners recently celebrated two years since being launched here, plus a Cell C sponsorship. We chatted to the brilliant Leigh Fowle and Kirsty Sharman of GGD about their evolutions and plans for next year. How did GGD […]