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Want to Date a Colleague? Think Carefully

BlackRock’s policy is one of many approaches that companies have taken to police romance in the workplace. Many corporations have nonfraternization rules that prohibit bosses from dating any direct or indirect subordinates, and CEOs at McDonald’s Corp. and Intel Corp. have lost their jobs in the past 18 months over …

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Dell prioritizes women, people of color in 10-year culture strategy

Dive Brief: Dell Technologies announced Nov. 12 its 2030 goals for culture transformation, focusing on diversity and inclusion (DI), compliance training, ethics, corporate citizenship and the company’s global digital impact. In a three-point plan to cultivate inclusion, Dell said it plans to hire, develop and retain more women so that they …

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Microsoft makes small strides in hiring women and minorities

Microsoft released a report that showed the company has hired more women and minorities, but highlighted persistent diversity challenges facing the world’s largest software maker. The number of female employees grew by 12% in fiscal 2019, including an 18% increase in technical roles and 15% in Microsoft’s executive ranks. Still, …

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Dell Aims to Make Women Half of Workforce in Diversity Push

Nico Grant (Bloomberg) — Dell Technologies Inc. announced a goal to make half of its global workforce female by 2030, one of a raft of pledges meant to foster greater diversity and sustainability at the personal computer maker. The company also set a 2030 target for women to make up 40% of …

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Stores Closed on Thanksgiving

Victoria’s Secret was born out of an awkward shopping experience. Roy Raymond didn’t feel comfortable browsing for underwear for his wife at a department store, and he wanted to create a more upscale lingerie destination that was welcoming to both men and women. The first Victoria’s Secret location opened in …

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Women bosses and gender discrimination

Now, would your reaction be different if your boss was not named Ethan but Emily? I’m a professor of economics, and my research investigates this very question. We hired 2,700 workers online to transcribe receipts, randomly assigning a male or female name to a manager and randomly assigning which workers …

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Five Reasons To Work For A Woman-Owned Small Business

Go to work for a woman-owned business. Photo by: Andia/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) Universal Images Group via Getty Images Have you taken stock lately of where work fits into your priorities? Our jobs represent a more significant proportion of our life than any other single endeavor. No wonder …

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