Gender Gap stories
Exclusive: Fiona Sweeney on bridging tech's gender gap
Fiona Sweeney discusses strategies to close the gender gap in tech, highlighting education and industry collaboration.
Code Institute celebrates year of successes in tech education
Renowned global tech educator, Code Institute, hails a year of extraordinary achievements, with a 98% graduate employment rate and initiatives supporting inclusivity in tech.
Progress in tech diversity as more businesses set targets
British tech firms are making notable strides in diversity, with over half setting explicit diversity targets, a report reveals.
ECI Software Solutions shortlisted for two global industry accolades
ECI Software Solutions has been nominated for the Stratus Award for Cloud Computing and a Stevie Award for Women in Business.
Unlocking the full potential of STEM education
The integration of STEM education into the school curriculum is crucial in preparing the next generation for the challenges of the future.
Salesforce partners to uplift Filipino women with digital skills
Salesforce partners with Ayala Foundation to empower 185 Filipino women in the digital economy, promoting gender inclusivity and closing the digital divide.
Aston University women triumph at Midlands Women in Tech Awards 2023
Two women from Aston University shine at the Midlands Women in Tech Awards, earning top honours in academia and tech.
UK Women in Tech Awards 2023 shine on outstanding contributors
The Women in Tech Awards 2023 celebrated women professionals making significant contributions to the industry.
Call for action on UK digital skills gap for women
UK leaders call for action to alleviate the digital skills gap, especially for women, amid rising tech sector demand.
HSBC & East Village join forces for Birmingham Tech Week
HSBC and East Village team up for Birmingham Tech Week to support female founders in navigating the funding landscape.
Australia's gender-based skills gap in AI: Women risk becoming left behind
Alarming gender-based skills gap in AI discovered in Australia, with men twice as likely to use AI tools in the workplace.
Women can bridge the tech talent Gap, a survey reveals
The lack of women in the tech sector hinders diversity and contributes to the significant skills gap, according to Computer Weekly's survey of tech workers.
Stakeholders holding company boards accountable: Strategic Pay
The survey has shown a shift in power from the board to its stakeholders, who are applying pressure to improve its ESG performance and reporting.
Kiwi workers at breaking point in wake cost-of-living crisis
Women hardest hit as 66% report that cost of living has had a negative impact on their mental health compared to 49% of men.
IWD 2023: My advice for women in tech - dare to have a purpose
As a female technologist from way back, here are pieces of advice that I wish I had known when I first entered the field and my guidance to the next generation.
IWD 2023: Flexible working can reduce gender inequality by enabling mothers to stay in work
The rapid normalisation of remote work has made both flexible working and working from home less stigmatised and could ultimately work in women's favour.
IWD 2023: Women don’t need special consideration, we need competence and motivation
Being in a progressive democracy like New Zealand provides an invaluable perspective: generally, women aren’t disadvantaged in the workplace.
IWD 2023: 5 ways to create more balanced experiences in the workplace
Findings from the Qualtrics study highlight the diverse gender experience gaps that exist in workplaces across Australia and New Zealand.
IWD 2023: How to overcome the gender pay gap and empower women in the workplace
While women have made significant strides towards gender equality in the workplace in recent years, gender equality remains a large social issue.
IWD 2023: Unlocking the spirit of female entrepreneurism
Entrenched social norms, unconscious biases and a lack of representation of women in senior roles create barriers for women looking to enter the workforce.
IWD 2023: 5 steps to eliminate the gender pay gap
As we 'celebrate' another International Women's Day, the time for Australian companies to take action to close the gender pay gap is now.
IWD 2023: 26.7% of Women in Tech is not nearly enough
Women only make up 36% of enrolments in university STEM courses and just 16% of enrolments in vocational STEM courses.
IWD 2023: Women need a seat at the table and support to get them there
This year's theme challenges us to deepen our understanding and use it to cultivate a more inclusive and supportive ecosystem.
MYOB reveals gender wage gap in SMEs across Australia and NZ
The gender wage gap among employees of SMEs is sitting at 7.5% in favour of men, when comparing median hourly wages.