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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || || PinterestDNF p176This is a tough review to write because I did like the beginning of the book I just felt like it was too long and the subject matter was a little too uninteresting Part of that is also on me because I misunderstood what the book was about The subheading the women upstarts who took on

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW Audiobooknarrated by Kim Mai Guest and Julian GuthrieMenlo park Sand Hill Roadcountry club communities in the heart of Silicon Valley was mostly ruled by men Less than 2% of start ups were started by women Today a whole new bred of women are

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW This book sounded so good but ended up being rather disappointing I found it difficult to keep track of which Alpha Girl was which because of how the narrative jumped around It felt like I was just starting to get to know remember one woman when the chapter would end and the perspective would jump around which was frustrating However it was interesting to see how many different approaches there were for women to be successful not just one

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW Julian Guthrie ò 0 Read Free read Ð PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Julian Guthrie This book grew on me as my initial impressions were not good — first the title itself Alpha Girls but the author later explains why she she chose that title and then the physical descriptions of the women and their clot

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    Julian Guthrie ò 0 Read Free read Ð PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ò Julian Guthrie [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW PREFACE I have a feeling that I may be one of the few people with strong opinions about this book that actually read this book This has happened to me before see eg Sheryl Sandberg Option B where I'm pretty convinced that almost no one who commented on the book actually read it I enjoy reading so I read a lot I did read this book And I have very mixed feelings 25 starsI wanted to love this book It has so muc

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW review Alpha Girls Interesting book about these women venture capitalist pioneers We never hear about women VC's and their successes I'm happy to know their stories and appreciate the author researching and reporting the stories T

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW I would watch a show based on this book It was a fun and inspiring and sensationalist read Almost makes me want to get into

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW I used to work at a software company with a woman CEO and yet every other exec was a man Women have always been underrepresented in tech but consistently provide higher returns If the men shooting them down DID care about money than ego they would wake up and work with themI found this book through the Vine program and so my copy had some lef

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW review Alpha Girls This book offers a view of a profession that not many people know about I found the interaction between the venture capital list and the corporate founders to be most interesting this is a great insider look at how ideas become companies It was also interesting to follow the careers of the women profiled

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    [Alpha Girls] EBOOK NEW I really enjoyed this well written and thoroughly researched book on the topic of the women in Silicon Valley venture capital firms At a time when virtually all companies in the area were male dominated and VC firms even so a handful of intelligent driven and focused women made inroads into VC firms in the 1980's and 1990's and battled the

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Julian Guthrie ò 0 Read Alpha Girls Summary ß 0 An unforgettable story of four women who through grit and ingenuity became stars in the cutthroat high stakes male dominated world of venture capital in Silicon Valley and helped build some of the foremost companies of our time In Alpha Girls award winning journalist Julian Guthrie takes readers behind the closed doors of venture capital an industry that transforms economies and shapes how we live We follow the lives and careers of four women who were largely written out of history until nowMagdalena Yesil who arrived in America from Turkey with 43 to her name would go on to receive her electrical engineering degree from Stanford found some of the first comp. This book sounded so good but ended up being rather disappointing I found it difficult to keep track of which Alpha Girl was which because of how the narrative jumped around It felt like I was just starting to get to know remember one woman when the chapter would end and the perspective would jump around which was frustrating However it was interesting to see how many different approaches there were for women to be successful not just one way to do it And there were a lot of great uotes that I ended up highlighting saving for inspiration

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Julian Guthrie ò 0 Read Alpha Girls Summary ß 0 Anies to commercialize internet access and help Marc Benioff build Salesforce Mary Jane El went from the corn fields of Indiana to Stanford and on to the storied venture capital firm IVP where she was one of the first women in the US to make partner only to be pulled back from the glass ceiling by expectations at home Theresia Gouw an overachieving first generation Asian American from a working class town dominated the foosball tables at Brown she would later reluctantly let Sergey Brin win to help Accel Partners court Google before she helped land and build companies including Facebook Trulia Imperva and ForeScout Sonja Hoel a Southerner who became the firs. This book grew on me as my initial impressions were not good first the title itself Alpha Girls but the author later explains why she she chose that title and then the physical descriptions of the women and their clothes which I thought was kind of bizarre But the stories are similar in many ways and yet distinct I liked Guthrie s intro of women rebels tempered radicals who learn to play the game to perfection whatever the game is before trying to change the rules ie Maggie Thatcher or Georgia O KeeffeParticularly interesting was the balance of home and work life their husbands all worked and the women all took on the lion s share of childcare I really like the way they support and try to promote other womenInteresting MJ partsKurtzig 1st woman to take a tech company public If you look for sexism you ll never get where you want to go You can t play the game if you re not in it Following recruiters on their way to the bathroom to make a case for why she should be interviewedInteresting Theresia partsDidn t let sexism bother her would happily get the coffee If you try to be the best you re going to drive yourself crazy just be your bestHer noting that the woman who dropped out of VC felt as if they didn t belong and had no supportReally despicable how she was not able to take a sabbatical Interesting Sonja partsShe had breast cancer and adopted a baby and nobody visited herMen versus women regarding money Men could be unapologetic in their pursuit of it while women were steered away from the relentless drive for wealth Men s philanthropy advances themselves while women used it to advance others In other words money was complex for women one thing to skillfully navigateInteresting Magdalena partsRegretted staying home with son and missing Salesforce IPO You saw an opportunity and you took it You must decide in life what is right for you You don t have to obey all the rules General adviceWork really hard your first 10 years save money get your work travel in if possible become a partner before you have children Don t take one on one meetings with men at night but do you attend association events and get togethers And most important know that the person you marry will influence your career than anything else

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Julian Guthrie ò 0 Read Alpha Girls Summary ß 0 T woman investing partner at white glove Menlo Ventures invested in McAfee Hotmail Acme Packet and F5 Networks As her star was still rising at Menlo a personal crisis would turn her into an activist overnight inspiring her to found an all women's investment group and a national nonprofit for girlsThese women juggling work and family shaped the tech landscape we know today while overcoming uneual pay actual punches betrayals and the sexist attitudes prevalent in Silicon Valley and in male dominated industries everywhere Despite the setbacks they would rise again to rewrite the rules for an industry they love In Alpha Girls Guthrie reveals their untold stories. I used to work at a software company with a woman CEO and yet every other exec was a man Women have always been underrepresented in tech but consistently provide higher returns If the men shooting them down DID care about money than ego they would wake up and work with themI found this book through the Vine program and so my copy had some leftover grammar and editing errors left in Either way it still reads a bit much like a fawning Wikipedia page hence 3 stars I WAS interested to learn so much about the history behind so many household name internet companiesIn following along with the four successful and talented women you inevitably encounter some sexist and demeaning situations From the easygoing shrug it off description I thought the author was a man But by the end of the book I was gratified by the no nonsense tone of relating male dominated world

  • Hardcover
  • 304
  • Alpha Girls
  • Julian Guthrie
  • en
  • 24 June 2018
  • 9780525573920