Amazon’s board adopts shareholder-backed diversity proposal

Amazon’s board adopts shareholder-backed diversity proposal

After taking flak for voting against a shareholder proposal to improve the diversity of Amazon’s board, the tech giant reverses course.

05/18/18

Resume gaps don’t define candidates, skills do

Resume gaps don’t define candidates, skills do

It’s already hard finding skilled people to fill positions. So, don’t let a candidate’s career gap prevent you from hiring them. Look at their skills — you will likely find great talent.

05/11/18

New Uber diversity report encouraging, but tech industry still struggles

New Uber diversity report encouraging, but tech industry still struggles

Uber is making progress towards greater diversity and inclusion, while efforts elsewhere are stalling as ‘diversity fatigue’ creeps in.

05/04/18

Paging Dr. Dana Scully: More media representations of women in STEM needed

Paging Dr. Dana Scully: More media representations of women in STEM needed

The Scully Effect is real -- so let’s see more women technologists and STEM professionals on screen.

04/27/18

How Stripe empowers female entrepreneurs

How Stripe empowers female entrepreneurs

Female entrepreneurship is on the rise, and Stripe is helping women make their mark in the technology space.

04/20/18

Equal Pay Day 2018: Good news and bad news

Equal Pay Day 2018: Good news and bad news

There’s cause for celebration and continued concern around Equal Pay Day 2018. Awareness is improving, but we still have a long way to go.

04/11/18

Deloitte report has some good news about women in technology

Deloitte report has some good news about women in technology

A recent Deloitte report shares perspective from women CIOs about their roles, successes, and how they’re helping other women in technology.

04/06/18

Makeshift Society uses comedy to tell an important story about women in tech

Makeshift Society uses comedy to tell an important story about women in tech

New TV series Makeshift Society takes a funny-because-it’s-true look at a female founder’s journey to success in Silicon Valley.

03/30/18

Why a parent-friendly culture benefits your entire workforce

Why a parent-friendly culture benefits your entire workforce

A flexible culture focused on “outcomes, not hours” can boost participation in the workforce and keep employees engaged and loyal – even if they’re not parents.

03/23/18

Super Seducer shows how deeply misogyny is ingrained in tech culture

Super Seducer shows how deeply misogyny is ingrained in tech culture

The current climate around sexism and sexual abuse didn't stop the 'game' Super Seducer from making it to release, showing just how misogynistic the gaming and tech world is.

03/16/18

#PressforProgress -- Equitable treatment for women, not just equal

#PressforProgress -- Equitable treatment for women, not just equal

Women don't need or want special treatment or hand-holding. They need to live in a world that is equitable -- that takes into account obstacles and challenges they've had to overcome.

03/08/18

How to lower the Emotional Tax on minority employees

How to lower the Emotional Tax on minority employees

People of color pay an "emotional tax" every day at their jobs. We need to work harder to fix that.

03/02/18

Will a shareholders' revolt make Silicon Valley more socially conscious?

Will a shareholders' revolt make Silicon Valley more socially conscious?

Employees and customers have been pushing tech companies to be more socially aware. Now that shareholders are speaking up, will change finally come?

02/23/18

Chasing Grace Project highlights women in technology

Chasing Grace Project highlights women in technology

Jennifer Cloer wanted to change the narrative around women in technology. So, she launched a film production company to bring women's stories to life -- Wicked Flicks Productions -- and created The Chasing Grace Project.

02/16/18

How VR can improve anti-harassment training

How VR can improve anti-harassment training

Startup Vantage Point uses VR to improve anti-harassment training, allowing participants to experience a situation in which they're a bystander and practice responses.

02/09/18

Meet the woman making sure fans get Super Bowl tickets

Meet the woman making sure fans get Super Bowl tickets

Camila Franco, the woman behind the scenes at StubHub, is making Super Bowl LII dreams come true for New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles fans.

02/02/18

94 women entrepreneurs on how to fix sexism in the VC world

94 women entrepreneurs on how to fix sexism in the VC world

Amanda Greenberg's survey offers suggestions for addressing sexism in the tech venture capital world.

01/26/18

Diverse and inclusive tech conferences to attend in 2018

Diverse and inclusive tech conferences to attend in 2018

Looking for a more diverse and inclusive tech conference experience? Here are some great options for 2018.

01/19/18

Women left out of CES keynotes again

Women left out of CES keynotes again

CES, the world’s largest tech conference, is severely lacking in women speakers for the second year in a row.

01/09/18

Harassment in the workplace: New year, same old story

Harassment in the workplace: New year, same old story

Following #MeToo, I keep hearing that 2018 will be The Year that sexual harassment decreases and perpetrators will finally be held accountable. I’m not so sure.

01/05/18

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