Tracy Levesque summarizes her PressNomics talk in a blog post, discussing why diversity is a benefit, and instruction organizations how they can encourage more diverse environments.
There are three non-WordCamp events coming up you should check out. A Day of REST A Day of REST is a conference that will be dedicated to — you guessed it — the WordPress REST API. Organized by Human Made, A Day of REST will be an in-depth look at the REST API. If you…
Hats off to WordCamp Miami, which announced they had more women speaking than men in their 2019 gathering. I’m not sure if this is a first for a large WordCamp, but it’s good to see diversity moving forward in this space. 🎩
The 2020 WordPress Annual Survey is open — please take it. ☑️ The results from the 2019 survey have been shared, and there’s a lot to learn from them. What is striking is that very few people took the 2019 survey — only about 6,000 compared to 45,000 responses to the first survey of this…
This week, Ny relates some personal experiences where pay transparency was lacking and the impact it can have on workplace cultures. This leads into a discussion of pay transparency in the hiring process — how it matters to everyone but especially job seekers who are black, indigenous, and other people of color.
Matt Medeiros, Joe Howard, Birgit Pauli-Haack, and Sarah Gooding discuss the WordPress news space with David Bisset and Dan Knauss.
Openverse. Diversity. Training. Future generations. A whole that is greater than the sum of its parts. These are our quick takes on SOTW ’21.