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These 6 Tech Companies Are Recruiting Moms Who Left the Workplace

Six tech companies are joining the on-going and up-hill effort to get caregivers back into the workforce.

On Tuesday, domain registrar GoDaddy , online education platform Coursera, grocery delivery startup Instacart, as well as customer service software company Zendesk, marketing technology company Demandbase, and CloudFlare, a content-distribution network, all announced that starting in October, they will offer “returnships” for mid-career professionals who want to get back to the workplace after taking time off to care for a child, parent, or other loved one. 730 more words

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The U.K.'s Gender Pay Gap Skyrockets After Women Have Children

In her first speech as prime minister in July, Theresa May cited Britain’s wage gap—”If you’re a woman you will earn less than a man”—as one of the “burning” injustices that she planned to fight against. 435 more words

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What if….this was my last moment on earth? 

I have had a number of life (actually death) events in the last 12 months. Whilst the events themselves have been incredibly sad and challenging they have caused me to reflect on this question. 552 more words

Women

Why life is certain when you have passion and purpose 

I have spent this past week with my family as we grieved for the loss of a family member, my paternal uncle. Occasions like death and funerals can set the scene for deep discussion, reflection and in some cases, regret. 426 more words

Women

BlackRock's Senior Management Is Overwhelmingly Male

Asset managers are finally opening up about gender diversity.

A number of money management firms shared diversity data with the Financial Times, which published an analysis of the numbers on Sunday. 260 more words

Finance

Gender - a social construction

Frankly speaking, before I learnt English, I didn’t know that there was a difference between sex and gender. Because in German there’s only one word for both: Geschlecht. 610 more words

Feminism

Saatchi Chairman Has Resigned Following His Controversial Gender Diversity Remarks

Less than a week after he said women lack “vertical ambition” and that the gender diversity debate in advertising is “over,” Saatchi & Saatchi Executive Chairman Kevin Roberts has stepped down from his post. 401 more words

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