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5 Ways Both Sexes Can Help Solve the Gender Gap in Silicon Valley
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5 Ways Both Sexes Can Help Solve the Gender Gap in Silicon Valley

The responsibility for fixing Silicon Valley's gender problem falls on men and women in equal measure.
Falon Fatemi
Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business
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Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business

When you invest in women, you invest in the people who invest in everybody else.
Melinda Gates
Uber Pledges to Enlist a Million Female Drivers by 2020
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Uber Pledges to Enlist a Million Female Drivers by 2020

The ride-hailing app is under the microscope due to a handful of driver assaults on passengers in some cities.
Parental Employment Benefits Around the World (Infographic)
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Parental Employment Benefits Around the World (Infographic)

Guess which country ranks among the worst for maternity leave? The land of the free and the home of the brave.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
You'll Never Guess Which Country Boasts the Most Female-Run Businesses on Earth
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You'll Never Guess Which Country Boasts the Most Female-Run Businesses on Earth

Roughly 59 percent of all Jamaican companies are helmed by women, while Norway counts the highest proportion of companies with women serving as the chair of the board.
Geoff Weiss
This Is Bill and Melinda Gates' Prediction for the Future of Online Education
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This Is Bill and Melinda Gates' Prediction for the Future of Online Education

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation gives more money to education than any other cause in the United States.
Geoff Weiss
This Woman Is Waging a Quiet War on Tech's Gender Gap
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This Woman Is Waging a Quiet War on Tech's Gender Gap

Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani is partnering with big Silicon Valley companies to teach young girls to love computer science.
Michal Lev-Ram
9 Ways to Become a Woman Influencer
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9 Ways to Become a Woman Influencer

Close the gender gap one leader at a time.
Zeynep Ilgaz
Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business
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Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business

The 'Queen of QVC' says it doesn't matter if you're a king or queen in business. It just matters that you rule.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right
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Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right

Satya Nadella took a big step toward a real solution in perceived gender bias. Then he backtracked.
Lindsay Broder
The Highest-Paid Female CEO in America Was Born Male
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The Highest-Paid Female CEO in America Was Born Male

Martine Rothblatt, who founded Sirius Satellite Radio and currently leads United Therapeutics, a pharmaceutical company, took home a cool $38 million last year.
Geoff Weiss
What Part Does Religion Play In Gender Roles at Work?
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What Part Does Religion Play In Gender Roles at Work?

Executive women are still holding themselves back. The reason likely goes back thousands of years.
Sandi Krakowski
There's No App to Explain This: The Gender Salary Gap in Tech
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There's No App to Explain This: The Gender Salary Gap in Tech

Equal pay can prompt improved employee morale and retention. Plus, the employer limits exposure to discrimination claims.
Burton Goldfield
Is There a Gender Gap in Confidence?
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Is There a Gender Gap in Confidence?

A new book by two journalists suggests women and men differ in their confidence levels.
Lisa Evans