When most people think of the average tech entrepreneur, the pale guy who codes while playing World of Warcraft in his gadget-filled basement pops up. This image goes against society’s definition of femininity, and as a result, little girls who aspire to become extroverted women who have interests ranging from fashion to business do not consider computer science or engineering as a viable career path. - Why women VCs shouldn’t give a damn about the Silicon Valley stereotype, by Jenn Wei
So this is how we’ve decided the world works.
File under: Problems Computer Engineer Barbie never had.