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Women in Technology stories - Page 2

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IWD 2023: Closing the gender gap and promoting equality in innovation and tech
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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To promote gender equality in cybersecurity, it is essential to embrace both innovation and technology, as they have the power to transform the industry.
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IWD 2023: Drawing the line - balancing work and life in remote work
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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While remote work has given us increased flexibility and freedom, it has also blurred the lines between our work and home lives.
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IWD 2023: So where are all the female founders in the IT sector?
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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A key factor in growing the number of women founders is attracting and retaining more women in the sector in the first place.
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IWD 2023: Promoting diversity in the data analytics workforce
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Diversity is crucial in data analytics for better decision-making. Alteryx promotes diversity through education and mentorship programs.
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IWD 2023: Why gender equality requires more than corporate policies
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Australian tech companies strive for gender equity, but work remains to close wage and leadership gaps, according to the 2022 Global Gender Gap Report.
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IWD 2023: Unlocking the spirit of female entrepreneurism
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Entrenched social norms, unconscious biases and a lack of representation of women in senior roles create barriers for women looking to enter the workforce.
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IWD 2023: Women disrupting tech - Leading the charge in innovation and inclusion
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The gender gap in the tech industry is still a prevalent issue, but progress is being made through initiatives and female leadership.
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IWD 2023: What ‘International Women's Day’ means to me
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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I started building my career to escape the limits set for me by my background, but today I continue to do it because it's what I love.
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IWD 2023: Taking two steps forward towards gender equity in a hybrid working world
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Hybrid work arrangements have the potential to create gaps between those who work from home and those who work in the office, regardless of gender.
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IWD 2023: My journey of resilience, loyalty, positivity and authenticity
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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As a turning point in my career, I decided to be openly creative with personality, which landed me a regional role based in Singapore.
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IWD 2023: Diverse perspectives for post pandemic regeneration
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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As businesses look to achieve greater output efficiency following years of stagnation, they often need not look further than their people.
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IWD 2023: How women in tech can ‘embrace equity’ by supporting each other
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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When women support and empower each other, we can both increase gender diversity in tech and create real change in the community and our workplaces.
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IWD 2023: Turning Our DEI Analysis Inward for Lessons on Women in Tech
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Going into this case study, we expected that we would gain an understanding of systemic factors that help bring more women into tech.
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IWD 2023: 5 steps to eliminate the gender pay gap
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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As we 'celebrate' another International Women's Day, the time for Australian companies to take action to close the gender pay gap is now.
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IWD 2023: It shouldn’t take innovation to make gender equality happen
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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While the information management (IM) and data privacy sectors are well represented by women, the more senior the role, the bigger the gender disparity becomes.
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IWD 2023: Unboxing to build diversity and close the gender gap
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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One of the more difficult challenges to overcome is that women, quite simply, aren't putting themselves forward or applying for these roles.
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IWD 2023: Moving towards gender equity in STEM careers
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The campaign to encourage girls into STEM subjects is an admirable one, but there's more to gender equity than education alone.
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IWD 2023: #EmbraceEquity – innovating towards a gender equal future
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Despite the celebrated response to the pandemic by female leaders, women still trail men when it comes to securing decision-making and C-suite positions.
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IWD 2023: Supporters in high places - How a sponsor can send your career soaring
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Mentoring and sponsorship can help women reach their full potential in male-dominated industries, like IT, on International Women's Day 2023.
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IWD 2023: The hidden cost of being a Female Tech Entrepreneur
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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The entrepreneurs that I met before starting my own journey saw the world differently, and I wanted to see the world from their lens.
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IWD 2023: How to overcome inequity and secure a satisfying career
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Life isn’t fair and many people find themselves in challenging circumstances that make it hard to get out of the starting blocks.
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IWD 2023: Overcoming gender biases in the tech industry and beyond
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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It's important to remember that it's impossible to please everyone, and trying to do so is a recipe for unhappiness.
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IWD 2023: How technology can help us move beyond gender quotas
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Gender quotas may not be the best solution for achieving workplace equality, says a journalist, as technology can help remove bias and hire the right people.
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IWD 2023: How equity can boost organisational success
Wed, 8th Mar 2023
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Study reveals that women are underrepresented in leadership roles and not promoted at the same rate as men. Diversity and equity still a challenge.