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Why there are so few women in Silicon Valley

Here is your semi-regular reminder that women are capable of holding jobs in science and tech.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2017

Saturday links: generally bettered mannered

Excerpt: Women in Silicon Valley get hit on 24/7 from Emily Chang’s Brotopia: Breaking.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsFeb 10th, 2018

​How Silicon Valley came to be a land of ‘bros’

In “Brotopia,” which hits book stores Tuesday, Feb. 6, the secret sex parties are just a symptom of a much deeper problem that Silicon Valley’s tech industry has with its treatment of women......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2018

How Silicon Valley Came to Be a Land of ‘Bros’

Why is the tech industry populated with so many aggressive dudes and so few women? Emily Chang examined the issue in her book, “Brotopia,” and shared her findings with us......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytFeb 5th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s gender problem isn"t just hurting women — it hurts anyone who uses technology

REUTERS/Rebecca Cook The struggle for women doesn’t end once they break into business and tech: 41% of the women who enter .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 2nd, 2018

Will Female Founders Get the Funding They Deserve? Here"s What You Can Do to Help

Women's rights are at the center of Hollywood, but they seem to be plateauing in Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 23rd, 2018

Research Shows Female Entrepreneurs Aren"t Being Funded Proportionately. Here"s What You Can Do to Improve It

Women's rights are at the center of Hollywood, but they seem to be plateauing in Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 23rd, 2018

Here’s why Silicon Valley companies need more women on their boards

Women can be highly effective serving on the boards of publicly owned Silicon Valley companies — once they get there. Here, female board members talk about how business can make that happen......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s elite throw secretive, drug-fueled sex parties where young women can feel pressured to participate

Rafi Letzter/Tech Insider In an excerpt in Vanity Fair from her new book, "Brotopia: Breaking Up the Boys' Club of Silicon Valley," the reporter Emily Chang details.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2018

Silicon Valley"s elite throw secretive, drug-fueled sex parties where some young women feel pressured to participate — and social repercussions if they don"t

Rafi Letzter/Tech Insider In an excerpt in Vanity.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2018

Facebook exec: "It"d be awesome if women ran the world"

Naomi Gleit, VP of Social Good at Facebook, opens up about being a female tech executive in Silicon Valley. She tells CNN's Poppy Harlow "this is a watershed moment.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnDec 8th, 2017

Silicon Valley Investor Takes Leave of Absence After Harassment Reports

Shervin Pishevar, who has invested in Uber, said he was taking a leave of absence from his venture firm and other company boards after reports he harassed five women......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytDec 5th, 2017

The Testosterone-Fueled Stupidity of Silicon Valley

Female-led startups earn 63% more than male-led startups. So why do VCs only throw women the crumbs?.....»»

Category: topSource: incDec 5th, 2017

Silicon Valley venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women

Shervin Pishevar, a leading Silicon Valley .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesDec 1st, 2017

Hyperloop One Co-Founder Shervin Pishevar Is Accused of Sexual Harassment by Multiple Women

The Silicon Valley investor says he is the victim of a 'smear campaign.'.....»»

Category: topSource: incDec 1st, 2017

Uber investor Shervin Pishevar denies claims by 5 women that he engaged in sexual misconduct

Steve Jennings/Getty Images Shervin Pishevar, a well-known Silicon Valley venture capitalist who has invested in Uber, Airbnb, and Tumblr, has denied allegations .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 1st, 2017

Uber investor Shervin Pishevar denies claims by 5 women that he sexually harassed them

Steve Jennings/Getty Images Shervin Pishevar, a well-known Silicon Valley venture capitalist who has invested in Uber,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 1st, 2017

VC and Uber investor Shervin Pishevar accused of sexual misconduct: report

Silicon Valley venture capitalist and Hyperloop One co-founder Shervin Pishevar is facing sexual misconduct allegations from at least five women, Bloomberg News reported late Thursday. Pishevar, an early investor and former board m.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 1st, 2017

Meg Whitman stepping down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO

Whitman, one of the highest-profile women in U.S. business and Silicon Valley, said in September that she was committed to the company for the long term......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcNov 21st, 2017

Few changes after harassment allegations rock tech world

Before the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal rocked Hollywood, a flood of women in Silicon Valley came forward with their own harassment stories......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 27th, 2017

PayPal’s 2017 Diversity Report Shows Progress for Women in Leadership, Little Change for Minority Employees

The company is making progress increasing the number of women in leadership roles. Like many others in Silicon Valley, PayPal's efforts to create a more inclusive workforce show some gains for women. The number of women at the v.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 11th, 2017