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Britain’s Finance Sector Too Slow To Hire Women To Top Jobs

Britain’s Finance Sector Too Slow To Hire Women To Top Jobs

Britain’s finance ministry wants more ambitious diversity targets at financial firms as the pace of hiring women to top jobs is too slow, a review said on Tuesday. A Women in Finance Charter was launched in 2016 by the finance ministry in a bid to improve diversity in the financial sector where just 14% of […]

Saudi Arabia Leads In Women’s Legal Gains At Work -World Bank

Saudi Arabia Leads In Women’s Legal Gains At Work -World Bank

Women’s rights at work have improved globally since 2017, the World Bank said on Tuesday, with 40 countries introducing rules such as longer paid maternity leave and protection from violence on the job. Saudi Arabia made the biggest improvement globally, enacting reforms that affected women’s mobility, sexual harassment and retirement age, it said, although the […]

My Boss Is Obsessed With My Butt – Harassed Zimdef Woman Testifies

My Boss Is Obsessed With My Butt – Harassed Zimdef Woman Testifies

An employ with the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund, (ZIMDEF) has testified against her boss who was dragged to court over the indecent assault. ZIMDEF debt manager Leonard Rwambiwa was nailed in court yesterday after the complainant told magistrate Yeukai Chigodora that Rwambiwa Rwambiwa is obsessed with her butt, which she claimed he always talk about […]

Equal Pay For Equal Play- U.S. Women Challenge Pay Inequality

Equal Pay For Equal Play- U.S. Women Challenge Pay Inequality

Women makeup nearly half the U.S. workforce and earn more college degrees than do men each year, but they earn about 81% as much as men do Crowds have been chanting “Equal pay!” as the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team won its fourth World Cup and celebrated this week with a ticker-tape parade in New […]

How To Empower Women In The Workplace

How To Empower Women In The Workplace

  I was shopping for a gift for my almost four-year-old niece and was bombarded with princesses, pink and glitter. Very few options captured the spirit and lessons I want to impart on her – in essence that she can be anything she wants to be. But as we all know well, the mixed messages […]