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AnitaB.org Awards Given to ThoughtWorks, GEICO, and Accenture

by Susan McIntosh Follow 11 Followers on  Oct 19, 2017

AnitaB.org awarded Top Companies awards to Accenture, GEICO and ThoughtWorks at the Grace Hopper Conference in October. Dr. Parsons from ThoughtWorks shared why diversity is so important.

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Girl Scouts Introduce STEM-Focused Badges

by Susan McIntosh Follow 11 Followers on  Aug 23, 2017

The Girl Scouts of the United States of America (GSUSA) recently announced a set of new badges available at different age-levels, focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) topics.

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2017 Tech Leavers Study Report Released

by Shane Hastie Follow 30 Followers on  May 05, 2017 2

The Kapor Center for Social Impact has released the results of a study that looked at the reasons people leave tech roles. The four key takeaways from the study are: unfairness drives turnover, experiences differ dramatically across groups, unfairness costs billions each year, and diversity and inclusion initiatives can improve culture and reduce turnover, if they are done right.

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QConSF: Is Managing Men & Women Really That Different?

by Susan McIntosh Follow 11 Followers on  Nov 19, 2016

Mitch Shepard discussed why there are fewer women in leadership roles, why diversity is better for business, and what the IT community can do to encourage women in leadership.

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