Industry

This is Why Women Leave Jobs in Tech (Fast Company)

Women hold less than a fifth of technical roles in the tech industry, and while there plenty of efforts to attract and recruit more women into STEM, that’s only half of the equat... More

Most Powerful Women In Tech In 2018 (Forbes)

This year’s Forbes Power Women list features 20 stars from across the tech sector whose clout is growing every year.... More

The Best Things About Being a Woman in Tech (CIO)

Rebook Digital Marketing took a positive look at the results of Ivanti’s recent Women in Tech survey and identified seven of the best things about being a woman in this industry.... More

The 7 Best Things About Working in Tech, According to Women (TR)

While there is still a long way to go for women in tech, several improvements have been made in recent years, according to a new report. ... More

Report: ‘Staggering Discrepancy’ Between Men and Women in Tech (E&T Magazine)

A report released by Inclusive Boards has highlighted the lack of diversity in tech leadership, affecting women with particular severity, as well as people from ethnic minority and... 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

Ask for More Money, Women Urged When It Comes to Tech Funding (Bloomberg)

Michelle Scarborough, who runs one of the world’s largest venture capital funds dedicated to female-led startups, sees one big difference between men and women in the space: men ... More

Women are (Finally) Turning the VC Funding Tide (Entrepreneur)

Why this sudden upsurge in events focusing on women and investment? Perhaps for the very first time, we are seeing noteworthy groups take serious action to address the persistent f... 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

Research: Women in Tech Sees Worldwide ‘Optimism and Ambition’ (Verdict)

Three in five British women in tech say that being female is a positive in their pursuit of a career in the industry, says research from travel e-commerce company Booking.com.... More

Top Twelve Women CMOs to Follow on Twitter (MTS)

News of women progressing within tech has gained more attention than ever before. The importance of women in fields such as science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) has be... More

Sports Social Media is Increasingly Dominated by Women (The Verge)

The way people enjoy sports has changed. On Twitter, fans are watching games together, interacting directly with their favorite athletes, and engaging with their teams beyond a log... More

The Future of Being a Woman in Technology (IA)

The glaring gender imbalance in the tech industry is there for all to see. Laura Malcolm, from Avanade, looks at the future of women in tech.... More

Where in the World are the Women Software Developers? (CIO)

India, the UAE, Romania, China, Sri Lanka, and Italy have the highest percentage of women software developers, while in the EU, Bulgaria has the most women in tech.... 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

Dating App Bumble Launches A Fund To Invest In Other Female-Founded Startups (Forbes)

Popular dating app Bumble may be less than four years old, but that’s not stopping it from becoming the latest buzzy startup to commit to investing in other startups coming up af... More

To Recruit Women In STEM, Offer These 7 Things — What These Women Want (Forbes)

Employers who want to recruit more women in STEM careers (science, technology, engineering and math) – and all careers – take note. Here is new input from women themselves, c... More

Google Power Women of the Cloud (Forbes)

Technology and computer science is the kind of field where you can learn new things very quickly. The opportunity to grow is what makes it attractive to many. For women, it’s an ... More