5 Things to Do to Ensure Diversity in Tech

5 Things to Do to Ensure Diversity in Tech

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We’ve all heard the stats about the digital divide and the minuscule number of people from unserved and underserved communities ability to gain capital and opportunities to build and grow tech businesses. There are varied solutions pitched and presented among top policy and other experts in the field of diversity inclusion.

The Kapor Center for Social Impact interviewed 11 leaders who are helping to bridge the gap in technology and enable more underserved communities to have opportunities and access. Below, is an inforgraphic summarizing the results and recently shared with those of us that attended the White House Tech Inclusion Summit earlier this year.

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Jeneba Jalloh Ghatt can be heard nightly at 8pm on DCRadio/WHUR 96.3HD4 on "Coming to America with Wayna and Friends. She is an editor at Techyaya.com, founder of the Digital Publiching Academy and JayJayGhatt.com where she teaches online creators how to navigate digital entrepreneurship and offers Do-It-For-You Blogging Service. She manages her lifestyle sites BellyitchBlog, Jenebaspeaks and JJBraids.com and is the founder of BlackWomenTech.com 200 Black Women in Tech On Twitter. Her biz podcast 10 Minute Podcast is available on iTunes and Player.fm. Follow her on Twitter at @Jenebaspeaks. Buy her templates over at her legal and business templates on Etsy shop!

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2 thoughts on “5 Things to Do to Ensure Diversity in Tech

  1. Many thanks for posting! We as a nation have the potential talent to fill these tech jobs; we just need the national will to develop and refine it!

  2. You’re welcome! I was happy to see the 5 items summarized as those are the EXACT things I’ve been sounding the alarm about to whomever would listen for years! Thanks fo your good work!

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