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Wanted: Women Hackers

Posted November 24, 2013 By Richard Leo

Legitimate hacking is more commonly known as computer science.  The field is expected to grow throughout the decade.  The latest estimates indicate 1.4 million computer-related jobs will open up in the next 10 years.  Americans can let these jobs be filled by foreign graduates of computer science or they can take steps to encourage their daughters to learn to design software and analyze code.

According to multiple studies, two of the most important factors for women choosing a career are a good salary and flexibility.  Along with engineering, computer science is at the top of careers that provide both.  In … Read the rest