Career Development

How to Close the Gender Pay Gap Once and for All (Forbes)

Susan Galer, SAP: Employers of all sizes in the public and private sectors can take steps to address gender bias, including pay equity. These include more transparent hiring and pr... More

Women Now Hold One-Quarter of Cybersecurity Jobs (Dark Reading)

Women now actually make up 24% of the cybersecurity workforce – a seismic shift from the perennially static 11% number over the past six or more years. While one-fourth still rep... More

Women Need To Network Differently To Advance, New Research Suggests (Forbes)

Networking! Some love it, others shy away from the construct. However, we can’t escape it. Networking is an important part of our professional lives and many wonder what they can... More

Adobe Reached Gender Pay Parity, Now Has Sights on a Much Larger Goal (Forbes)

In October of last year, Adobe announced that it had achieved gender pay parity—no small feat considering their nearly 20,000 employees and a global footprint that spans over 40 ... More

Advice For The Next Generation Of Women In STEM (Forbes)

As women remain dramatically underrepresented across all STEM studies and careers, how do we make strides to close the gender gap and fuel the next generation of female innovators?... More

Women at Adobe: A Year of Progress (Adobe Blog)

Driving learning and growth: Both women and men at Adobe seek to continually grow in their careers, and we have a variety of ways we support them. One of the most exciting new deve... More

SAP Celebrates International Women’s Day 2019: Eight Leaders, Four Questions (SAP Blog)

On International Women’s Day, SAP asked some of their female leaders from around the globe to share their insights on doing business in a challenging world. Some operate in count... More

Study: The Best Cities for Women in Tech in 2019 (SmartAsset)

Tech jobs are particularly desirable, because they pay well, show long-term signs of growth and are less vulnerable to automation. But women have faced systemic difficulties in get... More

Women CFOs may be in style–but what about the rest of the C-suite? (Fast Company)

When it comes to the woman CFO in particular, it may seem like we’ve made more progress than is reflected in these numbers. Over the last five years, we’ve seen women step into... More

Why Authentic Female Leadership Matters to Your Workforce and Yourself (SAP Blog)

As a woman, mom, and executive, I am witnessing a massive cultural shift. It wasn’t that long ago when I was one of the few females in a room full of male employees. Today, I am ... More

Apple Sponsors its First-Ever Camp for Women Entrepreneurs (CNN)

To be accepted to the camp, companies have to be female-founded, co-founded or led by women, and must have at least one woman developer. The companies also have to have a working a... More

4 Reasons Why You Might Be Failing to Attract More Women In Tech (Forbes)

As a woman in tech, it’s undeniable companies are struggling to attract and recruit women for tech roles in their field. The challenge to balance out diversity increases turnover... More

Research: 9 in 10 Women in Tech Would Encourage Younger Women to Join the Industry (Gigabit)

According to research conducted by Booking.com, 80% of female professionals who have worked in the industry between one and five years wish to remain, with 83% of women with more t... More

Indeed: Career Stagnation Drives Women Out of Tech Jobs (VentureBeat)

Women are still underrepresented in the tech industry, and job recruiting site Indeed reported that part of the reason is a failure to retain the women who go into the industry. A ... More

Cybersecurity Needs Women: Here’s Why (Forbes)

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and there's no better time for women to start gaining and leveraging that awareness. Because of the massive shortage of cybersecurity prof... More

Melinda Gates: How to Get More Women in Tech and Why College is Too Late to Start (CNBC)

"Women are so underrepresented in the technology sector in the United States, and yet tech is pervasive. It is changing our lives," says Gates, who has started an investment and in... More

Study: Women in Silicon Valley Own Less Than Half the Startup Equity Men Own (CNBC)

Women in Silicon Valley own less than half the startup equity that men own, according to a new study. CARTA, a company that manages equity and ownership, found female startup emplo... More

Women in Tech: A Force to Be Reckoned With (HackerNoon)

As tech companies get older, and more diverse, who they hire, why, and for what are changing fast. Tech companies are great places to work — and despite the attention that co... More

Why We Need Women in Security and What IBM Security is Doing to Help (SecurityIntelligence)

It’s particularly grim in our industry, with women in security comprising only 11 percent of the workforce, and even fewer in technical roles. With an estimated 3.5 million unfil... More

How Women are Breaking Into the Tech World (ReadWrite)

While some in tech point back to education for failing to engage and prepare women for roles in the industry, Bloomberg’s Sarah McBride explained that the smaller number of femal... More