SAN FRANCISCO (CBS Seattle) – Microsoft’s new CEO is once again wading into the debate over the pay gap between men and women in the tech industry, claiming that no pay gap exists at the company he runs. 282 more words
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"The tech industry can be really intimidating, not because male developers are necessarily better or more knowledgeable, but because there is a strong feeling that they have no interest in what you have to say."
Last week, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made a speech encouraging women not to ask for pay rises and to instead “have faith that the system will actually give you the right raises as you go along”. 366 more words
As I discussed recently, yes, there’s a gender pay gap, and no, it’s not always because women choose different professions or work fewer hours. It’s also because women are less comfortable talking about money and asking for raises; because they have lower salary expectations; and – here’s a biggie – because men get paid more. 351 more words