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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

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

A venture capitalist says he"s so afraid for his reputation that he"s canceling meetings with women

Silicon Valley's "bro culture" was turned up.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2017

What Sephora Knows About Women in Tech That Silicon Valley Doesn"t

More than 60% of Sephora’s technology workers are female. Here is how the cosmetics retailer does it......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 9th, 2017

Silicon Valley's race gap is getting worse, not better, new research shows

Despite pledges from tech companies to close the racial gap in Silicon Valley, things are getting worse. White women are making pr.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 3rd, 2017

How a woman"s appearance affects her career

While many women lighten their hair, replace glasses with contact lenses and wear high heel shoes to make themselves look more attractive in the workplace, Silicon Valley CEO Eileen Carey did just the opposite......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 20th, 2017

Meet the Woman Who Broke Silicon Valley"s Gender Barrier--and Built a $1.5 Billion Tech Company

The Silicon Valley gender narrative is firmly entrenched: Women don't get computer science degrees and don't start successful tech companies. Don't tell Therese Tucker any of that......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 19th, 2017

Meet the Woman Who Broke Silicon Valley"s Sexist Code--and Built a $1.5 Billion Tech Company

The Silicon Valley gender narrative is firmly entrenched: Women don't get computer science degrees and don't start successful tech companies. Don't tell Therese Tucker any of that......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 19th, 2017

Lurid Lawsuit’s Quiet End Leaves Silicon Valley Start-Up Barely Dented

For all the outcry over how women are treated in the tech industry, the resolution of a sexual harassment case against Upload, a virtual reality start-up, shows that little has changed......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytSep 15th, 2017

Familiar Silicon Valley Saga: Women File Class-Action Lawsuit Against Google

Three .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 15th, 2017

Uber exec: We need more black women in tech

Bozoma Saint John, Uber's Chief Brand Officer spoke candidly about working in Silicon Valley as a black woman at Recode's Code Commerce event......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnSep 14th, 2017

Employees of Fintech Firm SoFi Allege Women Are Treated Improperly

Social Finance, a fintech company whose hard-charging ethos propelled it to success, is ensnared in the controversy over the workplace culture and treatment of women at Silicon Valley technology startups......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 11th, 2017