Gender Bias

Venture Capital

How We Can Beat Venture Capital's Diversity Problem

Minorities and females are yet to be fully integrated into the venture-backed technology world. So, what can we do?

STEM Gap: No State Has More Women Than Men With Tech Degrees

While more women are getting STEM degrees and jobs than ever, they still lag behind the number of men. The lack of jobs may be the biggest problem down the road.

Why 'Womenomics' Needs to Be Part of Your Business Strategy

Japan has made specific moves to equality; so has the U.K. What's the holdup here in the U.S.?

To Break up the Boys' Club, Ladies, Why Not Start Your Own Venture Capital Firm?

Women in VC roles can't rely on public relations fixes, token nods or the chivalry of their male colleagues. They have to do it themselves.

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Getting More Women to Tech Conferences Starts with the Businesses That Send Them

A study of keynote and featured speaker lineups at 18 major tech conferences over the last three years found a 1:4 male/female ratio.

Let's Settle This Once and for All: 'Can You Be a Good Mom and an Entrepreneur?'

In honor of International Women's Day, a contributor answers this (kind of antiquated) question yet again and offers some solutions.

Fellow Women in Tech: Where Do We Go From Here?

Google recently removed gendered pronouns from Gmail's Smart Compose feature to avoid AI bias. The sentiment was genuine, but the approach missed the mark.

7 Ways Women in Construction Can 'Pave the Way' in Their Male-Dominated Field

The lessons Marilyn Grabowski learned over 17 years in the 'male' world of construction just might strengthen your career, too.
Women Entrepreneurs

6 Inspiring Women Changing Tech and Business This New Year

Until the industry offers all women in tech equal opportunity and representation, these six up-and-coming women can be great role models.

3 Top Companies' Strategies for Hiring and Retaining Women in STEM

Glassdoor spoke with three top employers -- Nokia, 3M and Autodesk -- to learn how they're recruiting and interviewing diverse candidates, and ultimately, how they're creating better workplaces for women.
Holiday Parties

Company Holiday Party This Week? In the Era of #MeToo, Exercise ... Caution.

The abhorrent conduct of a few does not mean that your company should cancel all celebrations and keep employees from socializing.

The Lesser-Known Career Barriers That Women Face

Sexual harassment is not the only barrier women face in the workplace.

The Problems #MeToo Can't Reach

We need to remember that there are many forms of harassment, and not all of them are overtly sexual.