Friday, May 5, 2017

Women entrepreneurs are rising to the start-up challenge - SILICON REPUBLIC

by Shelly Madden 
Originally published: May 4, 2017
Publisher: SiliconRepublic.com

Women are climbing the ladder to entrepreneurial success, but how can we help them make it to the next rung?

Here at Siliconrepublic.com, we’re all about challenging bias and promoting diversity in the workplace. The need for such efforts is evident when you consider that the tech industry continues to be a male-dominated sphere.

Tech giants Google and Facebook have faced controversy recently over alleged pay disparities and gender bias, respectively, with Microsoft recently defending the falling numbers of women at the company.