Mercedes Gibson

Success Coach

Mercedes Gibson, Oakland native, is a Small Business Manager at Hack the Hood, a show host, and founder of 40% Coaching – success coaching for women of color. She will share her knowledge of what it means to grow up and see your city and community change. She’ll talk about ideas of success – expectation vs reality – and how women of color can stay true to themselves while staying open to endless possibilities.

My Sessions

Finding a Job for the True You

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Finding your first job in tech can be difficult and confusing if you try to do it the standard way. But what happens when you have a background that doesn’t seem to be related to tech? Or where to start if you are looking for a career that doesn’t fit the usual roles? Moreover, how […]

Breaking into Tech