Workplace Gender Discrimination Comes into Focus Thanks to Trump



Trump’s comments about how he thinks about and treats women angered me and hopefully most of the people on the planet. And I do believe much of the criticism surrounding Hilary as president all stem from people’s discomfort at her being a woman. We are not used to women in leadership roles and biases run deep. It is much easier for many to talk about trust issues and whether she is relatable rather than to actually admit that they may be uncomfortable with the fact that she is a woman.

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Search Firms are Key in Getting More Women on Board Shortlists

Peter Crush posted on CIPD.co.uk about the role headhunters and executive search firms play in the consideration of women for boardroom roles in the UK.  He shares this quote from REC chief executive Kevin Green about why this attention to diversity is important:  “…balanced boards better represent customers and stakeholders, make better decisions and have been proved to deliver better financial results.”

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Search Firms are Key in Getting More Women on Board Shortlists



Peter Crush posted on CIPD.co.uk about the role headhunters and executive search firms play in the consideration of women for boardroom roles in the UK.

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