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

Companies use Facebook’s advertising algorithms to discriminate

Companies use Facebook’s advertising algorithms to discriminate

A new report by ProPublica reveals that Facebook’s job recruitment ads are discriminating against job seekers based on their age.

12/28/17

Harassment at work is everyone’s problem and nobody’s responsibility

Harassment at work is everyone’s problem and nobody’s responsibility

While most people understand that sexual harassment is a problem at work, they don’t trust their employers to fix it.

12/22/17

Diversity and competency are not mutually exclusive

Diversity and competency are not mutually exclusive

Emphasizing diversity does not mean you’re lowering your standards.

12/15/17

Diversity in tech: New GAO report raises issue no one wants to address

Diversity in tech: New GAO report raises issue no one wants to address

A new report from the Government Accountability Office starkly illustrates the lack of diversity in tech. But who’s going to do anything about it?

12/08/17

Investing in women: How The Helm is shaking up the VC world
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Investing in women: How The Helm is shaking up the VC world

Lindsey Taylor Wood and Erin Shipley, along with Emily Verellen Strom, founded The Helm to disrupt the pipeline of capital for women founders.

12/01/17

In social media, ‘chicks rule,’ but tech is still an ‘old boys’ club’

In social media, ‘chicks rule,’ but tech is still an ‘old boys’ club’

Information Is Beautiful breaks down how tech companies’ workforces compare against the overall U.S. population.

11/22/17

Twitter offers more space for hate

Twitter offers more space for hate

Twitter recently increased its character limit from 140 to 280, which means more space for abuse and harassment.

11/17/17

How to be a better ally to minority colleagues

How to be a better ally to minority colleagues

The heads of diversity and inclusion at ThoughtWorks, Twilio and Qualcomm discuss how white people can be better allies to underrepresented groups.

11/10/17

Amazon Key is a terrible idea

Amazon Key is a terrible idea

The Amazon Key delivery service has major issues that could have been identified if the company had gotten input from women and minorities.

11/03/17

Changing the definition of diversity

Changing the definition of diversity

No matter what Apple thinks, 12 white, blonde, blue-eyed men do not a diverse workforce make.

10/27/17

Stopping sexual harassment: Ready for a ‘witch hunt’?

Stopping sexual harassment: Ready for a ‘witch hunt’?

If calling out those who participate in or perpetuate sexual harassment constitutes a “witch hunt,” then sign me up.

10/20/17

The lesson of Harvey Weinstein: If you see something, say something

The lesson of Harvey Weinstein: If you see something, say something

Women are speaking up about sexual harassment, and it seems people are finally listening. Now it’s time for our male colleagues, family and friends to start speaking up, too.

10/13/17

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