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Interviews

How LinkedIn’s High School Trainee Program Is Committed To Closing The STEM Gender Gap

How LinkedIn’s High School Trainee Program Is Committed To Closing The STEM Gender Gap

As more and more revelations about sexual assault and harassment toward women in Hollywood, news media, politics and the tech industry continue to surface, there has been a resounding support […]

Entertainment

Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

Hollywood Heavyweights Join Forces For “ReFrame” Campaign Tackling Inequality In The Film Industry

We all know Hollywood has an equality problem. The entertainment industry is simply a microcosm (although a very large, and powerful one) of what is happening elsewhere in society, despite […]

Working Women

UK Startup Aims To Recruit 1000 Women In Tech By 2020, Placing Focus On Skills Development

UK Startup Aims To Recruit 1000 Women In Tech By 2020, Placing Focus On Skills Development

We’ve talked a lot about the need to improve the visibility and presence of women in the technology industry here in the US. As major tech giants such as Google, […]

Working Women

All-Female Scientist Expedition To Antarctica Set To Inspire Female Leadership & Climate Change Policies

All-Female Scientist Expedition To Antarctica Set To Inspire Female Leadership & Climate Change Policies

“What if balancing the gender voice at the leadership table was one of the most effective ways to influence environmental sustainability?” That is the very first tweet sent out to […]

Entertainment

Major Australian Film Organization Screen NSW Announces A 50/50 Gender Equality Initiative

Major Australian Film Organization Screen NSW Announces A 50/50 Gender Equality Initiative

It seems Hollywood isn’t the only film industry struggling with a gender problem, where studies show women are at a disadvantage in a huge way both behind the scenes in […]

Causes

Australia Just Launched A $100 Million Initiative To Tackle Domestic Violence

Australia Just Launched A $100 Million Initiative To Tackle Domestic Violence

Above is a picture of new Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who has risen to the seat of Prime Minister after a recent leadership spill which saw him take over […]

Boys We Like, Causes

Matt Damon & Stella Artois Empowering Women In India With Water Initiative

Matt Damon & Stella Artois Empowering Women In India With Water Initiative

Most people are somewhat vaguely aware that Matt Damon is passionate about conserving water. He spoke about it during his famous ALS Ice Bucket challenge video which he uploaded to […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty, Politics

The New Trend In Fashion: Making A Difference, Not Clothes

The New Trend In Fashion: Making A Difference, Not Clothes

With the rise of digital media and instant access to information and the decline of intermediary agencies relied upon for our information, the media and entertainment is a changing landscape. […]