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The Art of Getting Girls Into STEM (Adobe Blog)

Girls still aren’t getting into STEM. Despite so many headlines, initiatives, and investments, only 18% of U.S. computer science college graduates were women (U.S. Department of ... More

Ladies That UX: Grace Phang, Neuroscientist Turned Fashion Entrepreneur Turned UX Researcher (Adobe Blog)

Grace Phang’s interest in behavioral studies began when she was in high school. Participating in a class on evolutionary science and anthropology, Grace would go to the zoo for h... More

How Warner Bros.’ New CEO Ann Sarnoff Is Approaching the Future of Media (Variety)

Ann Sarnoff has yet to begin her new job as chairman-CEO of Warner Bros., but she already has deep family ties to the entertainment company.... More

Three Things Women in Tech Want to See on Your CV (Computing)

Applying for a job is nerve-wracking, even for the most experienced of us (hi Imposter Syndrome, how've you been?). It always helps to have an idea of what the hiring manager is lo... More

SAP and Karlie Kloss: Partnering to Maximize the Power of Experience to Inspire Young Women in STEAM (MESA)

SAP and Karlie Kloss announced a partnership to help drive meaningful experiences by encouraging and enabling more young women to pursue their passion within science, technology, e... More

Amazon Web Services Promotes Elaine Chang to MD for AWS Greater China (MI)

Amazon Web Services has announced that Elaine Chang has been elevated to the role of managing director for AWS Greater China. Chang will oversee AWS’s business strategies for the... More

Netflix Taps BBC Studios’ Jackie Lee Joe as Chief Marketing Officer (THR)

She has been chief marketing officer at BBC Studios since 2015.... More

How Women, Who Return to a Second Career, Deal With Technology-led Disruption (Economic Times)

Women are leaving work as young mothers or caregivers, resulting in a leaky talent pipeline across sectors. Even as the pool of second-career women — those returning to work afte... More

How YouTube’s Susanne Daniels is Getting Ahead of Streaming Wars (Los Angeles Times)

Four years ago, veteran TV executive Susanne Daniels was tasked with an ambitious plan: build a set of original programs that would leapfrog YouTube into a prominent player in the ... More

How Warner Bros.’ First Female CEO Says She’ll Navigate ‘Shape-Shifting’ Studio Future (THR)

The executive's talks with WarnerMedia chief John Stankey about the job centered on the dramatic changes in consumer behavior facing the media giant, which will launch its own stre... More

10 Women in Technology Share Advice for Others Entering the Industry (Built In)

According to research by Google, women receive just 18 percent of computer science degrees. Three decades ago, that number was 37 percent. Unsatisfied with that status quo, many te... More

SAP and Partners Work with UNTIL to Advance Gender Equality Globally (MESA)

This week at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, SAP, The Female Quotient, Deloitte Digital, and We Are All Human Foundation are helping to bring a strong focus ... More

Sony Electronics’ Theresa Alesso Talks Career Path, New Projects, Leadership Lessons (Thrive Global)

Alesso: "Being a female leader at Sony, I want to inspire young women and young people to understand that they can do anything. I started as an administrative professional. I took ... More

Walking the Talk: SAP Invests in Female and Diverse-Led Startups (HITS)

In support of SAP’s commitment to the United Nation’s Global Goals, SAP.iO Foundries are supporting underrepresented founders in B2B tech. In January 2019, SAP announced SAP.iO... More

Avanade CEO Adam Warby Steps Down; Pamela Maynard Appointed as His Successor (MESA)

Avanade announced that CEO Adam Warby will step down at the end of August. Avanade's board of directors has appointed Pamela Maynard, currently Avanade's president of Product and I... More

Girls Scouts CEO Shares Three Ways to Advance Young Women In Tech (Forbes)

Given the positive impact that Girls Scouts had on shaping Sylvia Acevedo career in STEM she is determined to pay it forward, by enabling the next generation of women leaders in te... More

SAP.iO Kicks Off First Accelerator Focused on Women and Diverse-Led Startups in Enterprise Tech in Europe (MESA)

SAP kicked off the first women and diverse-led cohort as part of the SAP.iO Foundry Berlin acceleration program. The 2019 summer cohort includes six startups from across the globe,... More

Women in Cloud: How to Lead Teams Through Change (Digitalist)

More than ever, organizations need leaders who help their teams navigate the shift to a more digital workplace. Not only is there a greater need for leadership, but the type of lea... More

Women Hold Less Than 1 in 5 CIO, CTO Roles, Finds Study (CXO Today)

Women hold fewer than one in five chief information officer (CIO) or chief or technology officer (CTO) positions at leading companies, according to analysis from organizational con... More

Five Leadership Lessons for Women from SAP Ariba Live (MESA)

Clearly comfortable riffing off each other and their work together, the two speakers highlighted five examples from their best-selling book, “How Women Rise: Break the 12 Habits ... More