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Below you can find a selection of our favourite news stories curated from the press around the world. You can use the filters above to find your particular favourites either via year published, or by keyword!

  • When a Female C.E.O. Leaves, the Glass Ceiling Is Restored

    9 August 2018

    And then there were 24. With the announcement of Indra Nooyi's departure on Monday as chief executive of PepsiCo , only 24 women will remain as chief executives of the top publicly traded companies that make up the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index, accounting for just 4.8 percent of its leaders. And the number is going down, not up.

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  • Women founders get less funding than men but make double the revenue

    9 August 2018

    72 shares As a woman, sexism isn’t new to me. I’ve encountered many casual sexist jokes and witnessed the infamous gender pay gap that looms over our heads. But, what’s new to me is that sexism even exists in the progressive world of entrepreneurship.

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    Read the full article at The Next Web
  • Three Questions To Ask Yourself To Move Beyond The Gender Pay Gap

    2 August 2018

    For all the noise around the gender pay gap, it turns out, we’ve barely scratched the surface. Hard to believe in the U.K in particular, with the media being awash with discussion since related legislation came into play. Gender Pay Gap Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash Yet, beyond the facts of the matter, what do we really know about what has been recently confirmed as an endemic social issue?

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    Read the full article at Forbes Welcome
  • Age Bias Hurts Everyone—and Especially Women

    2 August 2018

    Age bias in the workplace hurts all workers. It’s real, it’s consequential, and it’s pervasive: Two out of three workers between 45 and 74 report having experienced age discrimination at work. But while both men and women are targets of this bias, women face unique challenges that make them particularly vulnerable as they age. In general, women live longer, are poorer, and have to work—and are interested in working—longer than men.

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    Read the full article at Respectful Exits
  • How Technology Is Helping Close the Gender Gap and Empower Women

    2 August 2018

    How Technology Is Helping Close the Gender Gap and Empower Women By Jul 29, 2018 0 Gender inequality is not an issue that only affects women. When half of the human population is denied their full potential, the world as a whole is at an enormous disadvantage. Despite an increase in awareness about issues affecting women, progress on this front continues to stall. The Global Gender Gap Index measures differences between men and women in four key areas: health, education, economics, and politics.

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    Read the full article at Singularity Hub
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