Silicon Valley’s pay gap between women and men in tech is so wide it increases the national …

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All over the country, women across various industries are fighting for equal pay, and the tech industry is no exception.

According to data from Statista, the average pay gap in the tech industry for … Read more

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Do Investors Value Diversity?

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On 5 August 2017, a memo titled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber” described by some observers as an “anti-diversity screed” went viral. The memo[1], written by a software engineer then working at Google, argued … Read more

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A Denver tech company became more diverse and had its best financial year ever. Here’s why that …

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2017 was a record-breaker for SendGrid, an anchor of the Denver technology region. Revenues passed the $100 million mark, growing 40 percent in a year. It added new customers at the same growth rate. And … Read more

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Uber Report: Company’s Diversity Effort a Work in Progress

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The percentage of some underrepresented groups working in technology at Uber Technologies—the San Francisco-based ride-hailing company—has increased slightly since 2017, according to the company’s second annual diversity report, released Tuesday.

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How Slack Got Ahead in Diversity

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Last week, Slack, the company whose popular, plaid-themed messaging app has simplified office communications and introduced custom fox emoji into our daily routines, quietly released its 2017 diversity report. Diversity reports, which list statistics

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Uber diversity report: Staff slightly less white and male – CNET

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Uber is trying to have more women and people of color on its staff.

 


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Uber released its second-ever diversity report on Tuesday, which shows how it’s improved in some areas and in other … Read more

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Ways to create more opportunities for women in the tech sector

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Women make up half of tech users, and the evidence is that their skills are every bit as good as men’s, yet they account for under 20% of people working in the tech industry, and … Read more

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Meet Angela Roseboro, Global Head Of Diversity At Dropbox

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Angela Roseboro wants to make sure that Dropbox is the top choice for talent everywhere.

After more than 20 years of experience working with major financial firms like T. Rowe … Read more

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Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield details approach to sustaining an inclusive workforce

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In light of the tech industry’s last year of one sexual harassment scandal after another, Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield says the company has had active conversations about the issues. However, Slack has not made any … Read more

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