iSchool researcher publishes article on critical factors in order to retain women working in IT.

iSchool researcher publishes article on critical factors in order to retain women working in IT.

For the last 30 years, corporations have been working on hiring more women into high tech. But the statistics for women in technology roles haven’t changed for the positive, and have even gotten worse. (Read article here)

About Dr. Karen Holtzblatt

Karen Holtzblatt, Ph.D., is the CEO of InContext Design and a Research Scientist at the University of Maryland. A pioneer in user-centered design who has been recognized by industry awards, and a consultant to many Fortune 500 companies, Karen is now focusing on the issue of women in high-tech companies in order to understand why women leave the field. Karen will be speaking at the IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference (@WIEILC) May 23 about retaining women in high tech. Connect with Karen @kholtzblatt.