1. Coding is believing – why designers need to learn to code
Our friend, Happy Cog web designer @katiekovalcin, wrote this great post on how she stopped being a hater & learned to code http://bit.ly/1fa23rB
2. Two big career moves for influential female leaders
Twitter Finally Gets A Woman On Board With Marjorie Scardino http://bit.ly/IVoUwb and Mary Barra Just Made History as CEO of General Motors http://bit.ly/1fajEj8
3. Happy Birthday Grace Hopper and Ada Lovelace!
This week we celebrated the birthdays of two of our heroes: Grace Hopper and Ada Lovelace.
Want to meet today’s pioneering women in tech? Check out the “Our Skillcrushes” series on our blog!
4. Meet Emily Graslie, your new BFF
Science YouTuber Delivers The Perfect Response To Sexist Commenters http://huff.to/1cmFQqm (ps. subscribe to her AWESOME show’s YouTube channel here.)
5. Color of the Year 2014
Pantone’s colour of 2014 has been announced. It’s called Radiant Orchid http://bit.ly/1bL26vI
Side note: We’ve had a particularly exciting week at Skillcrush! Check out the mad props we got on:
Mashable: You’ll make more money if you learn to code
Elle.com: Why we need women who code
We hope you’ve had a great week!