In this week’s Women Talk Tech episode, our guest is Alana Karen, an award-winning tech leader, author, and speaker whose work impacts many of our everyday lives.

Alana Karen’s work spans from Google Search to Ads, Fiber to Google Grants and beyond. She has been leading the charge to develop, scale, build and drive team and product development that has seen rippling industry impact.

Alana has spoken at conferences and summits on technology, leadership, DEI, talent and innovation.

Her book entitled, “Adventures of Women in Tech: How We Got Here and Why We Stay” is set to release on November 14, 2020. She aggregates hundreds of stories on the topic of women in tech.

Throughout this episode, Alana dives into the different topics of her book, touching on
the importance of recognizing the diversity in tech.
Alana shares the top advice learned from interviewing 80+ women in tech, including resilience, needing support, asking for what you want, marketing 101, and owning your awesome.
She currently lives with her three children, husband and two dogs in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Be sure to tune in, and in case you missed it, Women Talk Tech has launched a 2020 Action Plan Report. Download this report to help develop a program in your organization to advance women.

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You can follow Alana here on social media:
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alanakaren/
Twitter: alanatkaren