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Below you can find a selection of our favourite news stories curated from the press around the world. You can use the filters above to find your particular favourites either via year published, or by keyword!

  • The 'shecession': why economic crisis is affecting women more than men

    6 August 2020

    Denise Frederick hasn’t stopped working since the pandemic began. But the nanny and home carer in New York City has also seen her pay cut in both jobs and she is uncertain about how long she will have either with the coronavirus outbreak far from under control....Read the full article in The Guardian

  • Women Are Leading Latin America’s Fintech Revolution

    6 August 2020

    Finance services is an industry that has been particularly male-dominated, with women holding less than 10 percent of senior positions. Despite predictions that the fintech industry could disrupt the gender balance in the traditional finance sector, female leadership in fintech remains low in most of the world. Read the full article here.

  • Inclusive leaders don’t just give feedback, they ask for it

    30 July 2020

    Organisations are more likely to meet or exceed financial targets if they’re inclusive. But what makes people feel included at work, and how can managers ensure they are treating all employees fairly and respectfully?  

    UNSW Business School’s Will Felps, Associate Professor in the School of Management, recently interviewed Juliet Bourke, Human Capital Partner at Deloitte, about what it takes to be an inclusive leader, as well as characteristics that should form the bedrock of effective leadership more generally.  Read the full article here

  • REI tops Forbes list of America's best employers for women

    30 July 2020

    Outdoor outfitter REI tops the third annual Forbes list of best employers for women partly its efforts to connect women with nature and its embrace of inclusive sizing in women’s apparel. Read the full article here

     

  • Half of working mums say childcare during Covid-19 has damaged their career, poll finds

    25 June 2020

    As the government announces it has dropped plans to reopen all primary schools in England by the end of term, experts urge employers to offer greater flexibility

    Read the full article here

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