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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

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

The Wall Street Journal: Female employees at SoFi report improper behavior at the fintech startup

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

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 10th, 2017

Sequoia Capital doubles the size of its women’s leadership program in Silicon Valley

Quietly, for the past year, Sequoia Capital has run a leadership program in Silicon Valley designed to pair rising female leaders with mentors, Fortune reports. The Ascent program reportedly accepted 50 women last year, and will accept 100 when the next .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 31st, 2017

Exclusive: Sequoia Capital is Running a Mentorship Program for Hundreds of Silicon Valley Women

The VC firm is about to double the size of the initiative. Silicon Valley venture capital firms haven't exactly been models for gender equality--especially in light of the recent spate of sexual harassment scandals that .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 30th, 2017

Silicon Valley Scandals Open Dialogue Between Men and Women

Some female startup founders speak up about behavior they say they encounter in the male-dominated venture capital industry, as a string of scandals prompt some in the industry to confront cases of impropriety and re-examine practices......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 24th, 2017

China Tech Workers Wanted: Women Need Not Apply

Allegations of gender discrimination and sexual harassment have rocked Silicon Valley recently, but the torrent of news has barely registered as water-cooler talk in China’s tech industry, Li Yuan writes......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 17th, 2017

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 Finds Diversity Is a Tough Sell

Champions of Silicon Valley’s efforts to make the technology industry more inclusive of women and minorities are facing an unwelcome reality: not all employees have bought into the diversity push......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 10th, 2017

Silicon Valley finally faces reckoning with sexism

Silicon Valley is confronting, painfully and in public, what many women have said in private for years: The tech industry is rife with accusations that women are marginalized or harassed......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 9th, 2017

Women In Medicine Face the Same Barriers to Success as Women in Tech

Gender-driven workplace hurdles aren't unique to Google and Silicon Valley. A now-viral Google employee memo attacking the tech giant’s di.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 8th, 2017

The shocking profession with the biggest gender wage gap (hint: it’s not tech)

A memo by a former Google employee posited several theories about the lack of women in senior roles in Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 8th, 2017