Tech Re-Entry

Tech Re-Entry

How Crystal Took a Different Path to IBM

The women of IBM are doing some amazing things to change the world, so let’s celebrate them! This March to celebrate women’s history month and #IWD2020, our incredible female IBMers are sharing their stories with you. Today, we’re catching up with Crystal Ramirez, Site Reliability Engineer with Watson Financial Services Solutions and an alumnus of the […]

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Tech Re-Entry Helped Priyanka Live Her Best Life

(7 min read) The women of IBM are doing some amazing things to change the world, so let’s celebrate them! This March to celebrate women’s history month and #IWD2020, our incredible female IBMers are sharing their stories with you. Today, learn more about the Tech Re-Entry program from Priyanka Mohapatra, Business Development Manager with IBM […]

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Year-End Round-Up: Our Top 10 Posts in 2019

In case you missed it, here are some of our most viewed blog posts from 2019! 1. Ten Questions You Should Ask in a Job Interview “Do you have any questions for me?” Ah, the dreaded question of a hiring manager just before they end the interview. Whether you are searching for your first job, […]

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Does Your Company Walk the Talk on ‘Diversity and Inclusion’?

(10 min read) By Rachel Reinitz IBM has a long history of actively supporting diversity and inclusion — from policies enacted for equal pay for equal work in 1935 to providing domestic partnership benefits over 20 years ago (being one of the first major corporations to do so) to active opposition to Texas’s anti-LGBT proposed […]

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My Second Act: A Journey Towards Re-Building My Career

By Jill Burns (4 min read) As a Software Developer for Watson In Support, I work in a cognitive support team at IBM using Node.js in a cloud architecture. I started this role in July 2018 after a 12-week STEM re-entry apprenticeship and I consider this my Second Act. I was recently asked to lead […]

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These Women in Security Talk About Re-Launching Their Careers After a Long Parental Break

(3 min read) IBM Tech Re-entry Program was developed to bring back talented technical professionals who took a break from the workforce and were looking to restart their careers. In IBM India, the program was successfully launched in 2018 where we on-boarded the first batch of re-launchers for Security roles. We’ve chatted with these two […]

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