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Digital Inclusion stories - Page 2

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IWD 2023: Digitalising financial services for better inclusion of women
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The topic of equity is especially pronounced when we take a look at financial inclusion for women here in Australia.
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IWD 2023: How to build a more diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace culture
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Diversity, equity and inclusion are vital for innovation and growth. Leaders must address biases and hire for diversity. #DEI #businessdevelopment.
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IWD 2023: Equity for profit - The benefits of a diverse workforce in the ICT industry
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The technology industry in ANZ is making progress in embracing equity and diversity, but more needs to be done.
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IWD 2023: Empowering women in technology - Building a culture of inclusivity
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Having people with diverse backgrounds is a critical factor in being able to see the transformations needed in our fast-changing world.
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IWD 2023: Listen, learn and lean in to improve equity
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Gender equity, diversity, and inclusion are crucial in the workplace. Listening to every voice is the fundamental first step in promoting sustainable change.
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IWD 2023: The five elements that ensure women in tech reach their full potential
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Promoting gender diversity in technology: role models, talent development, personalisation, networking, and career ownership.
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IWD 2023: Vulnerability and our roles in achieving inclusivity for women in IT
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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While we’ve come a long way, there is still much to do to ensure that we continue to make the workplace equitable for women.
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IWD 2023: Preventing tokenism in diversity, equity, and inclusion strategy
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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In honour of IWD 2023, I encourage organisations working on their diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) strategies to actively avoid tokenism.
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Promoting Diversity and Equity in an inclusive workplace
Tue, 31st Jan 2023
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Banking sector in ANZ leading in gender diversity with 13% female CEOs, almost double last year's figure, according to new report. #DEI #leadership.
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Women remain underrepresented in tech leadership - report
Tue, 24th Jan 2023
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New research from Frank Recruitment Group finds women are still lacking in tech leadership positions, with just 27% of CIO positions filled by women in 2022.
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Employee wellbeing is a megatrend for 2023, says UKG
Mon, 12th Dec 2022
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UKG has announced its annual human resources (HR) megatrends that businesses should expect in 2023, identifying three major trends.
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Equinix commits US$50 million to advance digital inclusion
Fri, 30th Sep 2022
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Establishes the Equinix Foundation, an employee-driven charitable organisation, to advance digital inclusion through grants and strategic partnerships.
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LexisNexis shines light on need for financial inclusion
Fri, 16th Sep 2022
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The survey of banks, insurers and non-bank financial institutions aims to better understand financial institutions' commitment to financial transparency.
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Accenture solutions help companies promote diversity, inclusion and equity
Tue, 13th Sep 2022
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Diversity, inclusion, and equity are vital for business success. Accenture's AWARE solution aims to help organizations achieve these goals.
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How protected are migrants and refugees from cybercrime in Aotearoa?
Wed, 31st Aug 2022
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Over 35% of Kiwis are affected by scams weekly. Do migrants and refugees have equitable access to online protection tools?.
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Logitech G’s new Aurora collection looks to help change gaming stereotypes
Fri, 29th Jul 2022
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Logitech G launches gender-inclusive gaming products to challenge stereotypes and cater to the needs of women gamers.
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The ANU & Accenture tackle diversity in national security podcast
Thu, 14th Jul 2022
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Technology is constantly evolving, so in an industry where change and innovation are crucial to surviving, shouldn’t workplace diversity be a priority, too?.
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Fortinet releases its inaugural sustainability report
Wed, 15th Jun 2022
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Fortinet releases inaugural sustainability report, highlighting progress towards sustainability goals and commitment to responsible business.
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TUANZ to address rural connectivity at 2022 symposium
Fri, 27th May 2022
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TUANZ is hosting the Rural Connectivity Symposium for the first time in person since 2019, providing a forum to discuss the state of rural connectivity.
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Microsoft unveils adaptive accessories for disability access
Fri, 13th May 2022
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Microsoft launches Inclusive Tech Lab to improve access to technology for people with disabilities, and introduces adaptive accessories.
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Hootsuite 2021 Impact Report shows workforce more diverse
Wed, 4th May 2022
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Hootsuite's 2021 Impact Report reveals its efforts in social impact, diversity, equity, inclusion, and corporate responsibility.
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Pandemic accelerates adoption but widens digital divide
Fri, 1st Apr 2022
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1 in 10 Australians are digitally excluded, and it's estimated 1 in 5 New Zealanders struggle to engage in the digital world, an industry panel hears.
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How safe is New Zealand’s disabled community online?
Tue, 22nd Mar 2022
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New Zealand invests over $75m in cybersecurity for health system amid growing cyber threats and questions arise over online safety for disabled individuals.
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Spark NZ launches Beyond Binary Code for gender inclusion
Fri, 25th Feb 2022
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Spark NZ has launched a new tool intended to promote visibility and inclusion for non-binary communities online.