COVID-19 Support

We are here for your to help you through this time. Find information, support and advice on how deal with the situation.

 

 

To support you in this difficult time, we want to reach out to all our members, followers and supporters and share with you what we do during the Covid-19 crisis and give you some tips, recommendation and ideas. We want to stay connected and sice we can’t do it physically, we do it with a podcast! Listen to what our Girls in Tech Switzerland is chatting about:

 

Girls in Tech – Podcast

Girls in Tech – Podcast

We are here for you! While the world is in lockdown, we want to make sure that we stay connected to our valuable members! So we thought why not producing a podcast to not only be connected with good advice, but also through our voices! Here we are, let's introduce us...

BASIC NEEDS AND INFORMATION

How to keep kids busy

How to keep kids busy

By Maysa Lumi Ito Barchiesi  I have 2 boys of 5 and 1 years old. Thus, I know how hard it can be to keep them busy. There are good and bad days for us. To me, creating a routine is essential.My 1-year-old still has his nap during the day, so this is the time to...

To all Breakylovers out there

To all Breakylovers out there

By Clarissa Amrein You are working from home these days? You call yourself a #Breakylover and you belong to those species who could literally eat breakfast from a.m to p.m? Then this blog is dedicated to you! Now that you save time for your commute you must have...

Keep your lense of critical thinking

Keep your lense of critical thinking

By Clarissa AmreinFor the last few weeks, not only the number of news around Covid-19 has skyrocketed, but also the data around infections, recoveries and deaths. Beautiful dashboards and visualizations from renowned health organizations, governmental institutions but...

Eat Healthy

Eat Healthy

By Eugenie Fontugne How to sustain yourself when you are supposed to stay home? Special thoughts to all the people working to ensure we can eat without going out.  We have put together a list of all the places that deliver all the way to your home. Don’t hesitate to...

THINGS TO DO AT HOME

And the Oscars goes to…

And the Oscars goes to…

By Clarissa Amrein With the Covid-19 situation, we’re getting used to stay at home evenings after evenings. Are you tired of sitting on the couch, zapping your way through hundreds of channels and just not finding your perfect entertainment? Then it might be the right...

Fight lockdown with online learning

Fight lockdown with online learning

We have started already the 3rd week of the lockdown in Switzerland. What has been your inspiration to stay inside? How have you dealt with staying at home so far?   The Girls in Tech Switzerland is here to help you getting through this time with many tips and...

Stay Sane

Stay Sane

By Eugenie Fontugne At Girls in Tech Switzerland we love tech and consider it an enabler for so many things. We selected some apps, social media accounts and online classes to stay sane and positive.   Keep a routine  Our first advice: try to keep your usual...

Learn about the world

Learn about the world

By Eugenie Fontugne End of Week 2. How are you feeling? Time starts to feel long? Go no further. We have plenty of content to keep you inspired and entertained.  We have selected many topics that are not necessarily linked to tech but that we found very interesting....

How to stay fit during Covid-19?

How to stay fit during Covid-19?

By Clarissa Amrein With the spread of Corona and the shutdown of gyms, yoga studios and Crossfit boxes, the endless possibilities to sweat and stay active have been erased from one day to the other. Skipping a gym session or practicing yoga alone at home due to a busy...

Lectures and Books

Lectures and Books

​By Eugenie Fontugne By now, like many of us, you are tired - and a bit depressed - by the constant flow of bad news related to Covid19.   To distract yourself, we have selected our favorite reads.  For our first reading list, we decided to select female writers only...

Get more tech savvy

Get more tech savvy

By Eugenie Fontugne​ Whilst staying at home can sound boring and somewhat oppressive, we see an opportunity to learn more about Tech.  We have selected our current favorite classes and will share more content over the following weeks. Free of charge if not stated...

WORK AND CAREER ADVICE

Best tools to work remotely

Best tools to work remotely

By Eugenie Fontugne Your Girls in Tech Switzerland team is scattered all over Switzerland. As a result, we have been working remotely and striving to be efficient for years. We therefore have a few tips when it comes to the best tools.   The apps we use Asana At...