• Empowering Social Media and Digital Marketing courses for women returning to work, enhancing their career or starting their own business.

TechPixies is an award-winning programme empowering women to become more confident with technology.

2017 WINNER Female Startup of the Year

2017 Rising Star Finalist

2016/17 ‘Grow it’ Award

2016 ‘Highly Commended’ Women’s Champion

Find out what we've been up to...

Get that job! Let’s talk CVs with Helen Wright from 923jobs
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Helen Wright has one mission in life – to help women find flexible, meaningful, well paid employment. We are so happy to have 923jobs.com as a partner and ally! We caught up with her on Zoom.    

How to dress for success
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As a full time athlete from 2003 to 2007, I literally lived in my training kit. My hair was always in a ponytail and the only makeup I wore was sunblock. Then, in 2010, I became a mother. I remember … Read More

Where are they now? Anna Meachin – Marketing and Communications, The Career Innovation Company
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“I wouldn’t be where I am now if I hadn’t done the TechPixies course” Anna had a successful career as a business psychologist – until she found herself the mother of three children under the age of two-and-a-half!  The birth … Read More

Where are they now? Verity Arndt – Head of Global Marketing Communications, Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science
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“Being at work makes me a better mum – because I’m a happier and more fulfilled person” Verity was a global brand communications manager when she became a mother but found the role challenging to sustain, due to the long … Read More

A very sparkly TechPixies Christmas dinner raises £600 for The Nasio Trust (Kenya) and Let’s Share (India)
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With the Christmas season right around the corner, TechPixies celebrated early with a sparkly party on November 25th. In attendance were nearly 50 TechPixies from six different cohorts along with key members of the management and advisory boards and original … Read More

TechPixies win national award
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The inspirational founder of TechPixies, Joy Foster, beat off stiff competition to be crowned Enterprise Nation’s Female Start-up of the Year 2017 at the Festival of Female Entrepreneurs held in Bristol last year.   The national competition was created to … Read More

TechPixies helps London women back to work
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Press Release 20 September 2017 A social enterprise called TechPixies has launched in London to help mums and other women return to work by teaching them top-notch tech skills. TechPixies has formed a partnership with Azoomee, an award winning Shoreditch based … Read More

Women in Business Awards & 10 Downing Street are on the agenda for TechPixies founder Joy Foster
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Our founder Joy Foster, who was recently shortlisted in the Rising Star Category at the Women in Business Awards, was also invited to spend the morning at 10 Downing Street. Here’s what she had to say about her meeting: “It was … Read More

9 key takeaways from the FoundHER festival of female founders in London
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5am Monday morning, as sun poured through the loft window, I found myself rolling out of bed to get ready for a 6am bus journey from Oxford to London to attend the first of four sessions at the FoundHER event … Read More

Pixies power through crowdfunding target and host PM
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Press Release 23 May 2017 TechPixies announces it has beaten its crowdfunding target to help more Oxfordshire mums return to work, shortly after hosting a visit from Prime Minister, Theresa May. Mrs May met with TechPixies founder Joy Foster and … Read More

Prime Minister Visits TechPixies
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There was an air of excitement at TechPixies HQ on Monday, 15th May as we gathered in anticipation of the arrival of Prime Minister, Theresa May.  The PM was due to hold a private meeting with our founder, Joy Foster, … Read More

Crisis of Confidence: How a Vision Board Can Help Shape Your Future
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Are you a stay at home Mum looking to re-enter the workforce? Despite having varied and individual backgrounds, it is reassuring to realise that many other women are in the same position as you and most share the same hopes and fears regarding … Read More