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Silicon Valley cities are some of the most friendly to female executives

Much has been made over the past year about the relative lack of women working in the tech industry. But a new report suggests that Silicon Valley may actually be among the friendliest regions for female executives. 387 more words

Tech

INVOLVEMENT OF MEN IN EMPOWERING WOMEN

Involvement of men in women empowerment “A RESPONSIBLE MAN”

INVOLVEMENT OF MEN IN EMPOWERING WOMEN
THEME: “A RESPONSIBLE MAN”
BACKGROUND
Cultural practices, beliefs and norms in the African societies have created a social imbalance between the males and the females. 1,814 more words

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" Gender Diversity Challenge - A woman's problem in a man's world that won't get fixed by bra burning ... "

Yes, it is a problem that is unlikely to get fixed through protests or by adopting aggressive male mannerisms or for that matter by wearing trousers or just splitting domestic duties. 453 more words

Gender Diversity

Gender Diversity is NOT a HR Issue

Yes sorry, HR people!  Its true, Gender Diversity is NOT a Human Resources issue – it is an organisational opportunity!  Yes thats right folks, it is all about the opportunity of opening up your organisation to INNOVATION through DIVERSITY and GENDER BALANCE.   499 more words

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Canadian Securities Regulators Adopt “Comply or Explain” Rules to Further Gender Diversity on Public Company Boards and in Senior Management

On October 15, 2014, securities regulatory authorities in most Canadian provinces and two territories adopted new rules intended to increase transparency for investors and other stakeholders regarding the representation of women on boards of directors and in senior management of Canadian public companies. 1,426 more words

Canadian Securities Regulators

Leave My Eggs Alone? Why Facebook & Apple Miss the Mark With Women

By Wendy Widom

CHICAGO (CBS) — As a woman who had a child in her thirties and will probably encourage my daughter to freeze her eggs someday, I should be thrilled by the news that Facebook and Apple will now cover the costs of elective egg freezing for their employees. 674 more words

News

Poll: Many U.S. workers prefer a male boss

It appears that the “Lean In” concept, popularized by Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, still has a ways to go before being widely accepted.

A Gallup poll released Tuesday show that many Americans prefer a male boss over a female boss. 296 more words

Leadership