Our last reading guide of 2013 includes a hard look at tech’s accomplishments (or lack thereof) this year and a peek at the future according to Google Ventures.

By Jessica Stillman (Editor, Women 2.0)

Happy holidays once again from team Women 2.0!

For the holidays we’re not just offering our community discounted conference tickets, we’re also making sure you have plenty to read and think about while you relax and reflect over the festive season, including a critical take on the failings of the tech industry in 2013, the year’s most extraordinary women, and a deep dive into the future according to Google Ventures.

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Jessica Stillman (@entrylevelrebel) is an editor at Women 2.0 and a freelance writer with interests in unconventional career paths, generational differences, and the future of work. She writes a daily column for Inc.com, contributes regularly to Forbes and has blogged for CBS MoneyWatch, GigaOM and Brazen Careerist, among others.
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