Building your street cred — A career forum for women in tech hosted by Wealthfront

September 23, 2013
You’re invited to join Wealthfront and Femgineer for an evening of professional connections, lessons on “street cred,” great presenters, and food. Lots of food. Wealthfront is proud to host October’s Femgineer forum on the topic of Street Cred on Tuesday, October 22nd at 6pm in Palo Alto, CA.


Femgineer co-founder Karen Catlin will discuss “Street Cred,” and strategies for building yours. Join us to learn:

  • how to develop an impressive professional reputation while proving to your employers you’re performing at a high level,
  • strategies for leveraging your professional street cred to grow your career
  • why street cred is especially important for technical women
  • five strategies for building out your street cred
Femgineer began in 2007 as a blog about engineering and entrepreneurship by Poornima Vijayashanker, founding engineer at Today, Femgineer is an education startup where Poornima and co-founder Karen Catlin, a former VP at Adobe, help teach women tech professionals the strategies they can employ to improve their product development, communication, and leadership skills. Femgineer has been running a popular monthly forum series that tackles the career problems women face and provides practical suggestions for improvement. These forums consistently receive raving reviews from attendees, so don’t miss your chance to catch one live with us.
6-7pm Networking and a light dinner at the Wealthfront office in downtown Palo Alto
7-8pm Presentation from Karen Catlin
8-9pm Break out session to address individual needs and challenges
Where is Wealthfront?
203 Forest Ave, Palo Alto, CA.
(We’re conveniently located a 5 minute walking distance from Palo Alto CalTrain, which has frequent bullet trains.)
Hope to see you there!