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Tech Bitch Podcast

Aug 3, 2018

Kate Rotondo shares what it’s like being a new mother in the tech world, what companies can do to support women and how to propose to your man. She goes on an especially relevant bitch sesh on how technology needs to redefine “families.” Check out Kate’s website at and follow her on Twitter @krotondo.

Show Timestamps:

0:00 - Preamble
2:16 - Kate Rotondo introductions and how she started the Motherboard Podcast
8:17 - “Office Mom” is a dirty word, mini-rant on Apple’s keyboard and segue into inherent tech bias
18:44 - Coming back to the office after maternity leave
29:44 - For companies: what you need to know to support mothers in the office
36:20 - How and when to tell your boss that you’re pregnant
38:47 - To work or not to work during maternity’s an individual question and the value of maternity leave
45:50 - How to propose to a man and lame ass engagement stories
57:23 - Bitch Sesh: Kate takes on the way tech companies think about families.
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Music Credits:
Eterno Retorno - Madame Rrose Selavy
Girl is on Fire - Alicia Keys
F**kin’ Perfect - P!NK
Isn’t She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
I Am Woman - Helen Reddy
Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It) - Beyonce
So What - P!NK
New York Minute Prayer - Shlipa Ray