Tech Queens

Episode 5. Anisha Carter

In this episode, I’m talking with Anisha Carter who is a currently a Product Manager at a large fin-tech company.


Anisha Carter

Mini Takeaways

#AppAdvice: What is a useful app or platform that has helped you grow in your career?

  • Calendly – Calendly helps you schedule meetings without the back-and-forth emails
  • GSuite – Get Gmail, Docs, Drive, Calendar, Meet and more for business.
  • Slack – Slack gives your team the power and alignment you need to do your best work.

#LearnThatTerm: What does the term boys club mean to you?

I’ve actually seen it where it’s not actually just men. It’s essentially when you have a group of leaders generally where you have to get their approval to get things done and get where you want to be.

Because of their pre-existing relationships, it’s hard for them to look outside of their own circles to look for outside feedback or pespectives.

#Friendlies: What is an organization or affinity group that you would recommend joining?

#GrowYourNetwork: Where do you live online or how can people reach out to you?

Episode Description

Hello and welcome to the Tech Queens podcast, a podcast focused on featuring stories and advice from women of color in tech. 👑

In this episode, I’m talking with Anisha Carter who is a currently a Product Manager at a large fin-tech company.

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By Frances Coronel

Frances Coronel is a software engineer specializing in UI development on the Customer Acquisition Team at Slack where her mission is to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive.

She has been working professionally as a developer since 2015 and holds a Bachelors in Computer Science from Hampton University and a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell Tech.

Outside of Slack, Frances is an Executive Director of Techqueria, a 501c3 nonprofit that serves the largest community of Latinx in Tech in the US.

She also supports Code Nation as a member of their Bay Area Leadership Council and the Latino Community Foundation as a member of their Latinos in Tech Giving Circle.