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At Indiegogo, workforce diversity that outpaces big tech firms

Indiegogo, the crowdfunding website where entrepreneurs can raise cash, says women make up 45% of its overall staff, a much larger figure than those revealed in recent months by large tech firms. 451 more words

Tech

How to fix Google's gender gap in 3 weeks

The U.S. tech industry is overwhelmingly male (as recent self-reported demographic data from Google and other top Internet companies confirm), especially among its highly paid technical employees. 873 more words

Business

Why workplace diversity efforts struggle

No question about it, companies’ campaigns to hire and promote more minorities (including, in some industries, women) have created workplaces that do a far better job of reflecting the growing diversity of the U.S. 510 more words

Careers

Representation Matters

So here we are, and it’s been nearly a month since I last blogged and I’m starving, so I’ll try to keep this short, except it isn’t short, it’s really, really long. 1,580 more words

Rant

To all ye ogling males

Often, you think of women as sex objects,

Disrobe them mentally while entertaining lascivious thoughts.

You believe they exist only to fulfil your bodily cravings, 239 more words

A Vibrant Life!

Study finds a diverse corporate boards rein in risk, good for shareholders

A diverse corporate board isn’t just good public relations, it can be mean a bigger payoff for shareholders.

That is the finding of a study by a team of university researchers who examined the performance of more than 2,000 companies from 1998 to 2011. 553 more words

Finance

Burger King: Not letting everyone have it their way

When 33-year-old Daniel Schwartz became Burger King’s CEO in June of last year, “He spent his first months toiling in Burger Kings and discovering what it was like for the chain’s cooks and dishwashers,” a recent… 356 more words

Management