What Does It Take To Keep Women In Tech Companies? Ask Them

Large tech companies report their gender diversity statistics annually. That’s a good thing. The reporting facilitates accountability to their board of directors, shareholders, as well as the public. This data, which highlights female representation in the companies over time, clearly demonstrates what progress, if any, is occurring. What we see is discouraging. It seems that… Read More.

Is Netflix Cracking The Code For Women In Tech To Succeed?

In November, I attended a ‘women in tech’ event at Netflix. During the evening, several women from the company gave presentations about how they contribute to the creation and delivery of content. I was impressed with the women, their presentations and especially their stories of how Netflix is encouraging and supporting their professional growth. Their… Read More.

New York Women in Tech Boost City’s Economy

The growth of women owned businesses in New York City is skyrocketing. A new study, “Breaking Through: Harnessing the Economic Potential of Women Entrepreneurs” by The Center for an Urban Future, explores the impact of women-led companies on economies across the country. The comprehensive report, supported by Capital One’s Future Edge initiative, states that the… Read More.

Dynamic Women In Tech Discuss Gender Bias

Amanda Steinberg, founder of Daily Worth, moderated a panel last week of dynamic women in tech sponsored by UJA Federation of New York at AppNexus in New York City. When Amanda asked the group what it’s like to be a successful woman in tech, the focus turned to gender bias. Amanda said that for most… Read More.