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Why 76% of women are NOT driving in Saudi Arabia

2020-5-14Close to a quarter (24%) of women have already applied for a driving license since the country started issuing licenses to motorists in June 2018 leaving 76% who didn't for one reason or another Although the majority have not applied yet 61% of those say they intend to apply for a driving license in the future

8 women in software development offer 5 tips for

2020-8-15Why women leave Burina was motivated to keep pushing forward but many women in software development simply move elsewhere The lack of women in tech roles has been well publicized: According to the best available estimates only about 15% of staff in high-tech companies are

10 Futurist Predictions in the World of Technology

Forecasting the future of technology is for dreamers who hope to innovate better tools -- and for the mainstream people who hope to benefit from the new and improved Many inventions are born in the lab and never make it into the consumer market while others evolve beyond the pace of putting good regulations on their use

Dan Chu on Driving Into the Future

Future of Tech Andrew Keen and David Kirkpatrick on the Future of the Internet and Global Tech Platforms Mayor Frank Jackson on What One American City Has Learned about Tech Whurley on Quantum Computing for Everyone Tim O'Reilly on the Potential for Tech to Remake the World Dan Chu on Driving Into the Future

What more can we do to promote women in tech?

2020-8-17When it comes to tech companies exclusively it's even worse This recent article explored the fact that although a third of entrepreneurial companies in Norway were started by women the proportion of founded Norwegian technology companies was below one percent - 0 99% to be precise The research quoted from Investinor considered 1 620 businesses

Webinar: Driving diversity for tech talents

Why it is important to go beyond the quotas when it comes to diversity Why companies with diverse management teams report 19 % higher revenue What you can do to attract and retain a diverse workforce in tech Know your talent better – what the developers' expectations and motivation are when it comes to changing their job

10 Futurist Predictions in the World of Technology

Forecasting the future of technology is for dreamers who hope to innovate better tools -- and for the mainstream people who hope to benefit from the new and improved Many inventions are born in the lab and never make it into the consumer market while others evolve beyond the pace of putting good regulations on their use

Webinar: Driving diversity for tech talents

2020-8-15Diversity is not just a metric to strive for Ideally it leads to higher revenue faster problem solving and innovation It is especially true for the tech industry where diversity of thinking is often a prerequisite for growth Simply hiring more women however is not a guarantee for success

10 Futurist Predictions in the World of Technology

Forecasting the future of technology is for dreamers who hope to innovate better tools -- and for the mainstream people who hope to benefit from the new and improved Many inventions are born in the lab and never make it into the consumer market while others evolve beyond the pace of putting good regulations on their use

How Managers Are Driving Women Away (from Sales)

By Kayla Kearns Director of Sales Development SmartBear Today I read that 25% of technology salespeople are women and only 12% are sales managers In my experience that statistic seems relatively high Too often the sales floor of a tech company can look like a men's lacrosse team

A decade of research

2020-7-25This journey from uncertainty to digital transformation informs our latest offering Tech Trends 2019: Beyond the digital frontier A persistent theme of every Tech Trends report has been the increasing often mind-bending velocity of change A decade ago many companies could achieve competitive advantage by

8 women in software development offer 5 tips for

2020-8-15Why women leave Burina was motivated to keep pushing forward but many women in software development simply move elsewhere The lack of women in tech roles has been well publicized: According to the best available estimates only about 15% of staff in high-tech companies are

Crowdsourcing: Why the Power of the Crowd Is

2009-9-15JEFF HOWE is a contributing editor at Wired magazine where he covers the entertainment industry among other subjects Before coming to Wired he was a senior editor at Inside and a writer at the Village Voice In his fifteen years as a journalist he has traveled around the world working on stories ranging from the impending water crisis in Central Asia to the implications of gene patenting

TechNative – Technology at Work

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Women in Technology: Why Diversity in Tech Matters

And yet students often perform as well or better than male peers in science technology engineering and math (STEM) subjects in standardized tests 2 For women and tech there is a clear disconnect between ability and opportunity

Women in Technology: Why Diversity in Tech Matters

And yet students often perform as well or better than male peers in science technology engineering and math (STEM) subjects in standardized tests 2 For women and tech there is a clear disconnect between ability and opportunity

How Young Women Are Driving the Future of Space

How Young Women Are Driving the Future of Space Entrepreneurship 02/25/2015 10:55 am ET Updated Dec 06 2017 Inventing new space technology can be a dubious proposition especially for young women who identify as scientists and engineers rather than entrepreneurs

The future of work in technology

2020-6-17Key Takeaways of 2020 Tech Trends Businesses will need to adapt to a transition from social mobile analytics and cloud (SMAC) to Distributed ledger technology (such as blockchain) Artificial intelligence (AI) Extended reality (including virtual and augmented reality) and Quantum computing (DARQ) Personal profiling of consumers by analyzing their social profiles where they check-in and

The future of work in technology

2019-6-10The future of work in technology encompassing work workforce and workplace is undergoing a transformation How can technology and business leaders strategize design and collaborate to succeed in this journey? Evolving strategic business imperatives trends and disrupters are driving a seismic shift in the way IT organizations operate

Women in Technology: Why Diversity in Tech Matters

And yet students often perform as well or better than male peers in science technology engineering and math (STEM) subjects in standardized tests 2 For women and tech there is a clear disconnect between ability and opportunity

Why Women Will Be Driving the Future of Tech and

Why Women Will Be Driving the Future of Tech and How Technology Posted on May 2 2019 May 2 2019 | by Alex Morris When we talk about innovators in the world of technology first of all we remember outstanding men However we must not forget that the contribution of women is no less significant and that without them the modern

Working women: Key facts and trends in labor

In almost every country in the world men are more likely to participate in labor markets than women However these gender differences in participation rates have been narrowing substantially in recent decades In this post we discuss how and why these changes are taking place

Power (not Gender) Driving Sexual Harassment in the

The depressing news about harassment sexism and a generally toxic work environment for women in the tech industry just keeps coming Uber venture capitalists and now Google's diversity manager with tales of lewd remarks dismissed achievements and sexual advances

IoT News

2020-8-13Here's how women play a vital role in powering progress in IoT Why IoT needs more women The imbalance between women and men in tech remains: Statistics show that women tech founders receive less funding than men (women-founded companies only received 2 3% of VC investment in 2018) but make double the revenue Before getting into the real

How Managers Are Driving Women Away (from Sales)

By Kayla Kearns Director of Sales Development SmartBear Today I read that 25% of technology salespeople are women and only 12% are sales managers In my experience that statistic seems relatively high Too often the sales floor of a tech company can look like a men's lacrosse team

The Future of Women in Technology: A Call to Action

Women's participation in the tech sector is one gender gap that is unfortunately wide and growing The gender gap in science technology engineering and math (STEM) has widened since the 1980's when 37% of all computer science graduates in the U S were women Today that number is a mere 18%

Dan Chu on Driving Into the Future

Future of Tech Andrew Keen and David Kirkpatrick on the Future of the Internet and Global Tech Platforms Mayor Frank Jackson on What One American City Has Learned about Tech Whurley on Quantum Computing for Everyone Tim O'Reilly on the Potential for Tech to Remake the World Dan Chu on Driving Into the Future

TechFunnel

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