I talk on a variety of topics, usually within the tech interview space. Some of my post popular talks are on:

  • How to do well in programming interviews.
  • How to do well in product management interviews.
  • How to be a great technical interviewer and reduce false negatives.
  • Various topics relating to women in tech/female entrepreneurs

(I also do consulting on technical interviewing.)

Contact gayle AT gayle.com for speaking inquiries or sign up to be notified when I am coming to your city.

Upcoming Talks

  1. Product School (San Francisco, CA) | Thurs Oct 9, 2014
    Cracking the PM Interview: How to Land a Product Manager Job in Technology (register)
  2. Silicon Valley Code Camp (Los Altos, CA) | Sat Oct 11, 2014 1:45pm
    Cracking the Coding Interview [register/show interest]
  3. Silicon Valley Code Camp (Los Altos, CA) | Sat Oct 11, 2014 11:30am
    Cracking the Product Manager Interview [register/show interest]

master slide deck for Cracking the Coding & PM Interview

Prior Talks

  1. Hired HQ (San Francisco, CA) | Wed Sept 10, 2014
    Cracking the Coding Interview [register]
  2. HackNY (New York, NY) | Wed July 30, 2014
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  3. ELEO Conference (San Jose, CA) | Sat Jul 26, 2014
    Panelist
  4. LinkedIn (Mountain View, CA) | Thurs July 24
    Reverse Engineering Interview Coaching to Reduce False Negatives
  5. HackBright @ SurveyMonkey (Palo Alto, CA) | Tues July 15, 2014 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  6. Talent42 (Seattle, WA) | Tues June 17, 2014 
    Interviewing A Players: Reverse Engineering Interview Coaching to Create Great Candidates [slides]
  7. OpenDNS (San Francisco, CA) | Thurs June 5, 2014 
    Transitioning from Engineering to Product Management [slides]
  8. Fullstack (New York, NY) | Tues May 6, 2014 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  9. Fullstack (New York, NY) | Mon May 5, 2014 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  10. Lumosity (San Francisco, CA) | Thurs March 20, 2014
    Cracking the Tech Interview: Strategies for Landing a Great Job in Tech [register]
  11. Hackbright (San Francisco, CA) | Thurs March 13, 2014 
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Skills and Strategies for Software Engineers and PMs
  12. Stanford | Mon Feb 24, 2014 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  13. University of Washington (Seattle, WA) | Thu Jan 9, 2014 
    Cracking the Coding & PM Interview
  14. HackReactor (San Francisco, CA) | Thu Jan 16, 2014
    Cracking the Coding & PM Interview
  15. Birla Institute of Technology and Science (Pilani, India) | Tues Jan 21, 2014
    Cracking the Coding & PM Interview [Webinar] 
  16. University of California (Berkeley, CA) | Wed Jan 22, 2014 
    Cracking the Coding & PM Interview 
  17. Coding Dojo (Mountain View, CA) | Thu Jan 23, 2014
    Cracking the Coding & PM Interview
  18. MIT Sloan (Cambridge, MA) | Fri Jan 24, 2014
    Cracking the Product Management Interview (Webcast) 
  19. G+ Webinar | Tues Jan 28, 2014
    Cracking the Product Management Interview (Webcast)
  20. Stanford | Wed Jan 29, 2014
    Cracking the Product Management Interview
  21. Kellogg MBA (Northwestern University) | Mon Feb 3, 2014 
    Cracking the Product Management Interview (Webcast)
  22. Silicon Valley Code Camp (Los Altos, CA) | Sat Oct 5
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  23. Perkins Coie (Palo Alto, CA) | Mon Oct 7, 2013 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  24. Perkins Coie (Palo Alto, CA) | Mon Oct 14, 2013
    Cracking the Coding Interview 
  25. Hackbright (San Francisco, CA) | Wed July 31, 2013 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  26. Hackbright (San Francisco, CA) | Wed Apr 24, 2013
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  27. Marriott Renaissance Hotel (Austin, TX) | Wed Nov 14, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  28. Marriott Renaissance Hotel (Austin, TX) | Thu Nov 15, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  29. General Assembly (San Francisco, CA) | Thu Nov 29, 2012 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  30. UC Irvine (Irvine, CA) | Wed Oct 24, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  31. CodeChix (Santa Clara, CA) | Wed Oct 17, 2012 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  32. Palantir (Palo Alto, CA) | Thurs Oct 4, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  33. Silicon Valley Code Camp (Los Altos, CA) | Sat Oct 6, 2012 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  34. University of Washington - Bothell (Seattle, WA) | Thu Oct 11, 2012 
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  35. Evisors (Online Webinar) | Tues Sept 18, 2012
    How to Get that Job at Google: Careers in the Tech Industry
  36. Women Who Code (San Francisco, CA) | August 22, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Skills and Strategies for Software Engineers and PMs 
  37. Amazon (Seattle, WA) | August 15, 2012 
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Skills and Strategies for Software Engineers and PMs
  38. TheEasy @ TechStars (Seattle, WA) | August 14, 2012 
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Skills and Strategies for Software Engineers and PMs
  39. TheEasy @ TechStars (Seattle, WA) | August 13, 2012 
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Skills and Strategies for Software Engineers and PMs
  40. Girls Exploring Tomorrow's Technology (Malvern, PA) | March 24, 2012
    Keynote Speaker | Technology -- Past, Present, Future [speech] [video]
  41. Philadelphia Area Aspirations in Computing Awards Dinner (Philadelphia) | March 21, 2012
    Keynote Speaker | Technology -- Past, Present, Future [speech]
  42. Exebit 2012 at IIT (Chennai, India) | March 2nd, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Software Engineers
  43. Pragyan 2012at NIT Tiruchirapalli, India | February 26th, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Software Engineers 
  44. UC Irvine | Wed Jan 25, 2012
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  45. Canadian University Software Engineering Conference  (Keynote Speaker) | Fri Jan 20, 2012.
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  46. UC San Diego | Wed Oct 12, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview
  47. Brown University | Thur Sept 29, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers
  48. Dartmouth College | Wed Sept 28, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers
  49. Columbia University | Tues Sept 27, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers 
  50. University of Pennsylvania | Mon Sept 26, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers
  51. Duke University (Masters of Engineering Management) | Fri Sept 23, 2011
    The Google Resume: How to Land a Job at the World's Top Tech Companies
  52. Duke University (CS) | Thurs Sept 22, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers
  53. NC State University | Thurs Sept 22, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers
  54. University of North Carolina, Kener-Flagler Business School (MBA) | September 21, 2011
    The Google Resume: How to Land a Job at the World's Top Tech Companies
  55. Columbia University | March 23, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers
  56. University of Pennsylvania | February 9, 2011
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers  
  57. University of Washington | March 8, 2010 
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers 
  58. University of Pennsylvania | February 4, 2010
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers [Post-Lecture Article from Daily Pennsylvanian.com]
  59. University of Pennsylvania | November 18, 2009
    Cracking the Coding Interview: Advice for Programmers