Post Tagged with: "workforce"

The Fired Google Bro Could Learn A Thing Or Two About The Benefits Of Workplace Diversity

The Fired Google Bro Could Learn A Thing Or Two About The Benefits Of Workplace Diversity

If there was anything that could get the interwebs talking about workplace diversity, it is the now infamous internal memo written by former Google employee James Damore who wrote at […]

August 18, 2017 ×
Despite Sexism & Gender Inequality, Working In A Male-Dominated Industry Helped Me Find My Purpose

Despite Sexism & Gender Inequality, Working In A Male-Dominated Industry Helped Me Find My Purpose

By Sarah Potter After Sheryl Sandberg published ‘Lean In’, a non-fiction on the challenges women face in trying to get ahead, I thought there was an overarching sigh of relief […]

August 17, 2017 ×
Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

Cultivating Gender Diversity In The Workforce: Why Companies Should Hire More Women

By Kelly Stickel, CEO & Founder of Remodista Anyone who has hiring responsibility for sales people knows what a challenging ongoing task that can be. Creating a competitive team that is […]

July 17, 2017 ×
It Is More Than Just Stereotypes Contributing To The Lack Of Women In The Engineering Field

It Is More Than Just Stereotypes Contributing To The Lack Of Women In The Engineering Field

By Molly Connell Kids constantly hear that if they study hard and work hard for it, they can become whoever they want to. Sounds good, but is that all? Working […]

April 17, 2017 ×
UN Women Exec. Dir. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka On Making The Workforce More Gender Equal By 2030

UN Women Exec. Dir. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka On Making The Workforce More Gender Equal By 2030

A Message from UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on International Women’s Day, 8 March 201. Across the world, too many women and girls spend too many hours on household […]

March 8, 2017 ×
Corporate Firms Joining Forces, Pledging To Work Toward Gender Equality In Their Companies By 2030

Corporate Firms Joining Forces, Pledging To Work Toward Gender Equality In Their Companies By 2030

As much as we’d love to believe Beyonce when she sings “Who run the world? Girls!” the truth is the exact opposite, especially when it comes to the corporate sector. […]

February 8, 2017 ×
Despite Continued Challenges, Being A Working Mom Has Never Been More Accessible

Despite Continued Challenges, Being A Working Mom Has Never Been More Accessible

The rate of mothers returning to work after giving birth is steadily increasing worldwide. Many big corporations are recognizing the value in providing benefits and assistance which allow parents, especially […]

November 30, 2016 ×
3 Subtle Signs Of Sexism In The Workplace And 3 Effective Ways To Combat Them

3 Subtle Signs Of Sexism In The Workplace And 3 Effective Ways To Combat Them

By Liz Greene While we’ve certainly come a long way in the past century, the majority of offices are still hotbeds of sexism. There’s still a sizable pay gap, parental […]

September 14, 2016 ×
‘Lean In Together’ Campaign Is A Call-To-Action For Women To Encourage & Empower Each Other

‘Lean In Together’ Campaign Is A Call-To-Action For Women To Encourage & Empower Each Other

In a divided and increasingly dangerous world, messages of unity and togetherness cannot be overstated enough. You may have seen Sheryl Sandberg’ latest Lean In campaign video floating around on […]

July 15, 2016 ×
Bloomberg Launches Service To Rate The Financial Sector According To Gender Equality

Bloomberg Launches Service To Rate The Financial Sector According To Gender Equality

We are all familiar with the gender equality that exists in many different industries, whether it be the tech, engineering, or even film industries, the gap is well and truly […]

June 17, 2016 ×
Obama’s New Proposal To Advance Equal Pay In America Could Ensure More Diversity & Gender Equality

Obama’s New Proposal To Advance Equal Pay In America Could Ensure More Diversity & Gender Equality

In his first act as President of the United States, Barack Obama signed the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act into law in 2009. The Act was an amendment to the […]

February 12, 2016 ×
Pakistan’s Video Games Sector Making Major Strides For Gender Equality In The Workplace

Pakistan’s Video Games Sector Making Major Strides For Gender Equality In The Workplace

If you thought video games was just for boys, you should seriously rethink that opinion. If there is one thing we can all take away from the Gamergate controversy of […]

January 27, 2016 ×
Will Google’s “Just Not Sorry” Email Plugin Impact The Way Women Communicate In The Workforce?

Will Google’s “Just Not Sorry” Email Plugin Impact The Way Women Communicate In The Workforce?

Sorry, not sorry. That’s basically the rally cry from Google’s “Just Not Sorry” new email plugin campaign. It is a new Chrome extension that is designed to help mainly women […]

January 26, 2016 ×
Women “May Just” Be The Best Thing That Ever Happened To The Business World

Women “May Just” Be The Best Thing That Ever Happened To The Business World

By Amanda Earley It really wasn’t so long ago that the idea of women entering the workforce, let alone women in business or owning a company, was kind of a […]

January 13, 2016 ×
Women In The Finance And Trading Sector On The Rise

Women In The Finance And Trading Sector On The Rise

According to data from Oliver Wyman, a company that specializes in corporate management consulting, a survey of 150 of the world’s leading financial institutions found that only 13% of executive […]

October 20, 2015 ×