Building Gender Equality From The Inside Out And The Outside In Turning tech pink is not the answer

Amy Blankson , CONTRIBUTOR –
Amy Blankson is a speaker/author on mindful living in the Digital Era.

This is the sixth article in the “Women Execs in Tech Series,” an ongoing conversation about current challenges in the industry and best practices for increasing gender parity in the workplace.

Jayne Groll is co-founder and CEO of the DevOps Institute and has accumulated a wealth of IT credentials throughout her career. Her 25 years in senior IT management have positioned her as a sounding board for individuals hoping to delve deeper into the many issues in tech. Recently, she was asked how to recruit more girls for a robotics team. A male participant in the conversation suggested they should “make the robots pink or something?”

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