Filtered Resources: Diversity
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Diversity | How To | People & Culture | Wellbeing
How to get better at using a coworker’s nonbinary pronouns
December 10, 2019
This is a compilation of suggestions about how to get better at using a coworker’s nonbinary pronouns (they/them). While most of these suggestions are for nonbinary folks, some of them also apply to people switching from he/his/him to she/hers/her and vice versa.
Diversity | Reports | Sustainability
Pass The Mic – Women of Colour Commentators in Scotland
November 25, 2019
A list of expert women for your next event or media call! This list is growing and is only a snapshot of the expertise that can be found when you look a little harder. Please note: this is a volunteer run website, it will be updated as and when possible.
Articles | Diversity | Funding | Reports
Where Did you Go to School?
November 23, 2019
The lack of diversity within venture capital is something Richard Kerby has been hard at work to try and remedy and writes about frequently. In the past, he’s laid out the demographic breakdowns of the venture industry and sought to disprove the notion that the reason that there are so few investors of colour is because venture investors must be engineers, by showing that the majority of venture investors have no technical experience.
Diversity | How To | Inclusivity | Scaleup | Startup | Tech
605 women in the UK who could speak at your tech event
September 20, 2019
This is just a tiny sample of the thousands of women working in tech in the UK, including startup founders, vendor executives, CIOs, security experts, developers, technologists, lawyers and academics.
Diversity | Entrepreneurship | People & Culture | Podcasts
Sistership – Role models in tech & entrepreneurship
September 12, 2019
This podcast from The Family aims at influencing more female presence in tech & entrepreneurship: each episode (20-40 minutes), they highlight one amazing role model with the purpose to steer a proactive discussion and give everyone a kick-ass dose of inspiration!
Diversity | How To | Inclusivity | People & Culture
How To Encourage Inclusivity On Your Team
September 10, 2019
When a company is inclusive, employees feel free to contribute their opinions and ideas; they believe their work has real value. Thoughtfully combined, diversity and inclusivity result in increased employee job satisfaction, retention, creativity, and innovation, and this potent combo can even bring about a decrease in workplace conflict and stress.
Articles | Diversity | Inclusivity | Tech
Seven women changing the face of Scotland’s tech scene
September 4, 2019
This year’s Women in Tech Scotland event in Edinburgh celebrated the growing number of women leading the way in Scotland’s digital sector. Here are seven of the most prominent ones providing role models for others to follow.
Articles | Diversity | Funding | Inclusivity
Diversity inside European VC 2.0— Limited progress made
August 17, 2019
Last year, Creandum launched its annual Diversity Index. This Index is a look inside the five funds’ portfolio companies to measure the role of women across each organisation. Creandum is pushing for better gender balance within the tech industry, on the premise that what gets measured gets done.
Articles | Diversity | International | Startup
Benchmarks on Female-Founded Startups in Europe vs the US
August 15, 2019
In this research, Ashlee Kupor aims to provide data-driven insights on female-founded startups in Europe compared to the US. This research sheds light onto the different female startup scenes across oceans.
Articles | Diversity | People & Culture | Wellbeing
Why people hide their disabilities at work
August 11, 2019
Work is stressful. If you’re hiding a disability, the daily grind of early mornings, deadlines, and office politics is compounded into a far heavier burden. You live in fear of being discovered. You work overtime to mask your authentic self. But you aren’t alone.