I've attended over 25 conferences, and too often the women that the conference is meant to support are sucked into volunteering hours to plan it.
Facebook has added a former McKinsey exec and Estée Lauder’s CFO to its board of directors. 40% of Facebook’s directors are now women. The appointments come following a period of heightened turnover on Facebook’s board. Facebook has appointed two new members to its board of directors, increasing the diversity and […]
Erin Hatzikostas is a former corporate CEO turned career coach, speaker, and podcast host. She is the founder and CEO of b Authentic inc. You can listen to her offbeat career podcast, “b CAUSE with Erin & Nicole,” or you can start pumping up your career with her free guide,”10 […]
A recent study by Goldman Sachs analysed 528 large-cap mutual funds managing $US2.5 trillion in assets and found that 77% have all-men portfolio management teams. In contrast, women-only teams made up only 3% of the group. The report found some slight differences in sectors men and women favour. But, over […]
#MeToo began picking up speed in 2017 and accusations against high-profile men, including former movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, were largely considered one of the major catalysts for the movement. Weinstein will stand trial for two allegations beginning this week in New York. Because of #MeToo, one-third of US workers changed […]
Job-listing hub InHerSight revealed the top 25 companies for working women, according to female employee ratings. Major companies like Salesforce, Intuit, Google, and American Express made the list. HR tech company Ultimate Software took the top spot. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Work is still challenging for women […]
A report from LeanIn.org and McKinsey found women of colour make up just 4% of C-suite executives. Research shows this is just one of many ways work in America has been failing women of colour in the last decade, particularly black women and Latina employees. Women of colour also report […]
Alyse Nelson, leadership expert and CEO of Vital Voices, has worked with 16,000 women across the globe to help them achieve success in both public and private organisations. She founded the nonprofit alongside Hillary Clinton and Madeleine Albright. She revealed to Business Insider the five habits that women need to […]
The ASX proposes to change corporate governance for listed companies to include a 30% gender target for directors of ASX300 boards. Under the governance proposals, a social licence, where a company has a responsibility to the wider community rather than just shareholders, would be acknowledged as one of a company’s […]
More than half (52%) the 56 appointments to ASX200 boards in the March quarter were women, up from 33% a year ago. This is the first time that female appointments to ASX200 boards have exceeded males since the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) began tracking appointment rates in 2009. […]
Women are still a minority when it comes to leadership positions in the tech industry. According to this chart by Statista, which was comprised from various tech companies’ data, leadership roles for women at the major tech companies hovers at well below 50%. Despite the lack of female leadership, concerted […]
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hanging with Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff in San Francisco on Thursday. Salesforce has committed to spend $US2 billion in Canada over the next few years, creating thousands of jobs. But the two are also gathering other business people together to discuss a more political […]
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