Digital futures

Another sunny day, another refreshingly inspiring Young Woman to Watch! This month we’re all about Co-founder of the Digital Future Institute International Valérie Kinoo. This year she’s already been one of the driving forces behind the European Commission’s Girls in ICT Day social media campaign, as well as one of the brains behind the Digital Woman of…

Fight for your Right (to Pyjama Party)

Two years ago, when I was still happily hammering away on my keyboard trying to patch together my Masters thesis, I always enjoyed a little morning ritual. Proofreading my previous day’s work, planning what to do on that particular day and starting to read some background material. Just me, books, a laptop, a mug of steaming…

Negotiating your first salary

You did your gap “yah”, you have your degree. You’ve interned for the EU, the UN and everything in between. After months of sending late night applications, you finally land an interview. Get in! You go to the interview… and woop woop! Three to five short years later, you finally have your first job. Get…