1. Coding is believing – why designers need to learn to code
Our friend, Happy Cog web designer @katiekovalcin, wrote this great post on how she stopped being a hater & learned to code http://bit.ly/1fa23rB
2. Two big career moves for influential female leaders
Twitter Finally Gets A Woman On Board With Marjorie Scardino http://bit.ly/IVoUwb and Mary Barra Just Made History as CEO of General Motors http://bit.ly/1fajEj8
3. Happy Birthday Grace Hopper and Ada Lovelace!
This week we celebrated the birthdays of two of our heroes: Grace Hopper and Ada Lovelace.
4. Meet Emily Graslie, your new BFF
Science YouTuber Delivers The Perfect Response To Sexist Commenters http://huff.to/1cmFQqm (ps. subscribe to her AWESOME show’s YouTube channel here.)
5. Color of the Year 2014
Pantone’s colour of 2014 has been announced. It’s called Radiant Orchid http://bit.ly/1bL26vI
Side note: We’ve had a particularly exciting week at Skillcrush! Check out the mad props we got on:
Mashable: You’ll make more money if you learn to code
Elle.com: Why we need women who code
We hope you’ve had a great week!