Industry

If Women Don’t Apply to Your Company, This Is Probably Why (HBR)

“I’d love to hire more women, but when I post a job, they don’t apply. They’re not interested.” “There just aren’t enough qualified women to do the job.” At the Sta... More

Google Cloud Hires McInnis-Day as New VP of HR (Workforce)

Brigette McInnis-Day has been named Google Cloud’s new vice president of HR. Bringing over 20 years’ experience, McInnis-Day previously worked as chief operations officer and h... More

How VC Can Help More Women Get Ahead (HBR)

At current rates of progress, equality in the U.S. is still 208 years away, according to the World Economic Forum. Venture capital can help bend that curve because it’s designed ... More

Women In AI: IBM’s Lisa Amini Takes on AI Security, Reasoning (Forbes)

The rapidly evolving market of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has a rich history dating back to Alan Turing's seminal paper on "Computing Machinery and Intelligence" in the 1950s. Th... More

3 Reasons Women Leave Tech Careers – and How to Stop It (CIO Dive)

Signs of a healthy corporate culture, one that encourages equality among its ranks, is a high retention rate among staffers. Women who chose to leave careers in tech said three fac... More

DXC Technology Appoints Mary Finch to Lead Global Human Resources (MESA)

DXC Technology announced the appointment of Mary E. Finch as executive vice president and chief human resources officer (CHRO), reporting to company president and CEO Mike Salvino.... More

Amazon Studios Boss Jen Salke Gives a Primer on Amazon’s Film Strategy (The Wrap)

Salke has led Amazon Studios now for roughly a year and half and, she said, the film side of the business was the biggest challenge when she took the job. Now, with theatrical in a... More

The Key to Diversity and Inclusion Is Mentorship (Forbes)

Research indicates that to establish a successful workplace diversity program, creating more opportunities for continued engagement is critical. These engagement opportunities can ... More

Women in Cybersecurity: Where We are and Where We’re Going (Scientific American)

Meg Whitman, Ginni Rometty, Marissa Mayer and Safra Catz are among the few women who have broken the glass ceiling as CEOs of technology companies. However, while women make up hal... More

Meet the Women Leading Netflix Into the Streaming Wars (Fortune)

Apple, Disney, and others are challenging its dominance like never before. Here's the team behind the tech giant’s big bet on original content.... More

More Women in the C-Suite Leads to Greater Innovation (Tech HQ)

Why companies must reappraise the “glacial pace” of advancing women into senior management.... More

Dawn Ostroff’s Plan to Turn Spotify Into the Ultimate Podcast Hub (LA Times)

Since she was tapped as Spotify’s chief content officer, Ostroff has been charged with building an arsenal of podcasts to catapult the Swedish business to become a leader not jus... More

Why Women in Tech Need Mentorship That Goes Beyond Good Intentions (IA)

It’s no secret; the technology sector has a problem with gender representation. The number of women working in tech is vastly lower than in most other sectors. In the UK, just 17... More

Akamai’s Michelle Gates Talks Becoming a Female Leader in Technology (Akamai Blog)

Video: Michelle Gates, VP of Human Resources for Akamai, discusses some of the unique challenges many women face like balancing personal life and work life, and rearing children wh... More

Ann Sarnoff Formally Takes Reins of Warner Bros. as CEO (Variety)

Ann Sarnoff formally took the reins as Warner Bros. chair-CEO on Thursday, two months after she was appointed to the post. Sarnoff told employees in a memo that she has been impres... More

A Rare Tech Company Where Women Dominate (Fortune)

Inside the offices of ThirdLove, an Internet retailer in San Francisco, a team of data scientists build algorithms using artificial intelligence to sort and dissect data and patter... More

Opinion: The Simple, Single Reason Why There Aren’t More Women in Ad Tech (AdAge)

The one simple reason why there aren’t more women in ad tech (or STEM or politics too, for that matter) is because men constantly underestimate us.... More

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