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DIW Berlin stellt Führungskräftemonitor 2015 vor

Anteil von Frauen in Führungspositionen seit 2001 gestiegen – Entwicklung zuletzt aber nur noch verhalten. DIW-Forschungsdirektorin Elke Holst schlägt Fünf-Punkte-Plan für mehr Frauen in Führungspositionen vor: „Kein Anlass, sich auszuruhen“ 798 more words

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The Glass Ceiling

I was fortunate enough to participate in a corporate debate between men and women on the existence of the glass ceiling in their various industries. The debate occurred on the final day of a leadership course for women in management positions, where women repeatedly recounted their experiences of gender bias and how they perceived it to have limited their professional freedom and career potential. 293 more words

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Can Gender Quotas Get More Women Into Boardrooms?

While most agree there’s a problem, they don’t see eye-to-eye on the solution

Most people agree that there aren’t enough women in corporate boardrooms, but there’s little consensus on the best way to increase numbers and improve director diversity. 646 more words

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Women joining but not leading boardrooms globally

More women in board positions, but the number of women chairs remains low globally

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I still seem to be grappling with major doubts about everything to do with transgender people and transgender children. My own unsettlement made me grumpy about well-meaning rainbows on Facebook and my public grumpiness made me decide to deactivate Facebook for a while. 459 more words


Anthology: Queers Destroy Science Fiction!

Spoiler Warning: I tried to avoid spoilers, but if you want to be really careful you might want to skip some of the story descriptions. 1,943 more words


The Etsy Success Story with Women in Tech

I came across this video today after reading “Cultural Ramifications of Tech Interviews.” 

The success Etsy experienced is a good example of what I’ve been writing about and advocating for in my talks and posts about creating empowering accelerated alternative pathways into technology. 141 more words

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