Gender

The Top Challenges Faced by Women in Business in 2018 (Infographic)

Women entrepreneurs continue to face more hurdles than male entrepreneurs today.

Rose Leadem

· 2 min read

Facebook Engineer: Women's Code Rejected More Than Men

A Facebook staffer said 'code written by women was rejected much more frequently than code written by their male colleagues.' Facebook says she's working with incomplete data.

Angela Moscaritolo

· 3 min read

Google: Gender Pay Gap? Nope, Nothing to See Here.

The company pushes back on a Department of Labor report, and says it 'conducts rigorous, annual analyses' to make sure it adheres to equal pay practices.

Angela Moscaritolo

· 3 min read

Lawsuit Claims Yahoo Job Reviews Discriminated Against Men

The lawsuit also claims former Chief Marketing Officer Kathy Savitt 'intentionally hired and promoted women because of their gender.'

Reuters

· 2 min read

Google Proposal for 'Professional Women' Emoji Accepted

Emoji should be open to all genders, nationalities and races, right?

David Murphy

· 2 min read

Target to Allow Transgender People to Use Bathroom of Their Choice

The retailer says that it stands for inclusivity and equality.

Phil Wahba

· 2 min read

PepsiCo CEO: Don't Call People 'Sweetie' or 'Honey' in the Workplace

The outspoken Indra Nooyi said as a matter of dignity these terms shouldn't be used in a professional setting.

Lydia Belanger

· 3 min read

After Sexist Comments, Tennis Tournament Chief Raymond Moore Resigns

His comments on women in tennis were widely denounced, including by Serena Williams and Martina Navratilova.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Microsoft Apologizes for Scantily-Clad Dancers at GDC Party

Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox, said Xbox and Microsoft were represented 'in a way that was absolutely not consistent or aligned to our values.'

Reuters

· 2 min read

Amazon Resisting Efforts to Reveal Gender Pay Differences

The online retailer asked the SEC for permission to omit the issue from the annual ballot.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Meet the Executive Leading the Charge to Change Stereotypical 'Women at Work' Stock Photos

Pam Grossman, Getty Images' director of visual trends, breaks down how portrayals of women have shifted over the past decade.

Laura Entis

· 6 min read

Sheryl Sandberg, Melinda Gates and Other Influencers Sign an Open Letter Declaring 'Poverty Is Sexist'

There are 86 high profile signatures on the letter, written by the ONE campaign, in honor of International Women's Day.

Carly Okyle

· 2 min read