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Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom
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City passivity and prejudice is still sidelining women - Evening Standard

City passivity and prejudice is still sidelining women - Evening Standard | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it

Evening Standard- City passivity and prejudice is still sidelining womenEvening StandardThe Financial Reporting Council — the regulator responsible for promoting high quality corporate governance in the UK — has amended its code to require companies...

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The most influential women in UK IT - ComputerWeekly.com

The most influential women in UK IT - ComputerWeekly.com | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
The most influential women in UK ITComputerWeekly.comOur aim was to focus on the role of women in IT, to recognise the most influential role models and discuss the vital part that female IT leaders will take in making a difference to the future of...
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Marissa Mayer Is Yahoo's New CEO

Marissa Mayer Is Yahoo's New CEO | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Marissa Mayer, a 13-year veteran of Google, is Yahoo's new CEO, the company announced on Monday.   Get Head hunted http://bit.ly/Jdy6HG http://www.diversityleaders.org/recruitment/
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Marissa Mayer, New Yahoo CEO, Is Pregnant

Marissa Mayer, New Yahoo CEO, Is Pregnant | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Marissa Mayer, the new CEO of Yahoo as of Monday, is pregnant.
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Helena Morrissey: founder of the Thirty Per Cent Club - and mother of nine -A champion of women in the boardroom Telegraph

Helena Morrissey: founder of the Thirty Per Cent Club - and mother of nine -A champion of women in the boardroom Telegraph | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it

Helena Morrissey: founder of the Thirty Per Cent Club - and mother of nine
Helena Morrissey: 'I thought we'd stop at five children';    A champion of women in the boardroom, Helena Morrissey faces equal challenges at home, as a mother of nine children.

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Are social media making the resume obsolete? - CNN.com

Are social media making the resume obsolete? - CNN.com | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Could the days of trying to cram all your professional accomplishments onto a single sheet of paper be a thing of the past?
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Fines lead women on to Italian boards - Malaysia Star

Fines lead women on to Italian boards - Malaysia Star | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Fines lead women on to Italian boardsMalaysia StarShireen Muhiudeen welcomes the move that sees more women on the boards of listed companies in some countries in Europe and applauds M'sia's efforts. ...
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INTERVIEW: AstraZeneca's Executive Vice-President, Human - FMWF

INTERVIEW: AstraZeneca's Executive Vice-President, Human - FMWF | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
AstraZeneca's Lynn Tetrault talks to Financial Mail Women's Forum about how her job at AstraZeneca in HR and corporate affairs – from her past experience of dealing with incidences of sexual assault to advancing women in the workplace today.
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UK boardrooms home to more women - Reuters UK

UK boardrooms home to more women - Reuters UK | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
UK boardrooms home to more womenReuters UKLONDON (Reuters) - Many more women are working in Britain's boardrooms since a ... University's International Centre for Women Leaders, the government's monitor.
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Questions Every Board Director Needs to Ask about Technology - MarketWatch (press release)

Questions Every Board Director Needs to Ask about Technology - MarketWatch (press release) | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Questions Every Board Director Needs to Ask about TechnologyMarketWatch (press release)... issues must be brought onto the boardroom agenda and into governance at ... And the burden of establishing governance around these changes falls to the board.
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Mums At Work: Small increase in percentage of women on boards

Mums At Work: Small increase in percentage of women on boards | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Directors of Women on Boards, Claire Braund and Ruth Medd, said the 2012 BDI findings were encouraging and showed that organisations were paying attention to the issue of boardroom diversity. However they cautioned there ...
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Consulting News - Accenture, KPMG, Ernst & Young, Capgemini, Deloitte, PwC (Big4.com Nov 2011-5)

Latest Video News From Big Four Accounting and Consulting Firms - Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PwC, Accenture, Capgemini, Grant Thornton, McGladrey, BDO, CBIZ, Protiviti (21)...
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COLUMN-Why Facebook needs a diverse board: Marcus

Feb 9 (Reuters) - On Tuesday, the California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS), the second-largest pension fund in the United States, wrote to Facebook to address the fact that the company has an unusually small, insular board with no...
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Corporate Boards Taking Steps To Promote Diversity - Sacramento Bee

Corporate Boards Taking Steps To Promote Diversity - Sacramento Bee | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it

Corporate Boards Taking Steps To Promote Diversity-The survey also took board members' pulse on the topic of current government regulation and the need for future government intervention.

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Corporate Board Member Introduces Board Diversity Initiative - NYSE

Corporate Board Member Introduces Board Diversity Initiative - NYSE | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it

"Moving the Needle" Event Seeks to Increase Representation of Women and Ethnic Minorities on Public Company Boards ...

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Marissa Mayer and Yahoo: Silicon Valley's New Odd Couple?

Marissa Mayer and Yahoo: Silicon Valley's New Odd Couple? | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
While Marissa Mayer's decision to leave Google for Yahoo on Monday appeared to take the former by surprise, perhaps it shouldn't have. Back in 2009, Google execs saw Mayer as a flight risk.
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Best high fiber foods - by Katerina Nikolas - Helium

Best high fiber foods - by Katerina Nikolas - Helium | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Fiber is an essential component of a healthy diet, and to enjoy its benefits you really need to eat healthy foods.  The best high fiber ..., Katerina Nikolas...
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Women executives are going by the board

Women executives are going by the board | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it

Diversity Board governance...women Leadership

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Facebook Might Launch Job Search Feature - AllFacebook

Facebook Might Launch Job Search Feature - AllFacebook | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Although LinkedIn is still king when it comes to finding jobs through social networking, Facebook might make some waves soon with a job search feature.
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Investing in Women: The Top Organizations You Should Know About | Pique Ventures

Investing in Women: The Top Organizations You Should Know About | Pique Ventures | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
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Blog Archive » Q&A with Ruth Medd, Chair of Women on Boards

Blog Archive » Q&A with Ruth Medd, Chair of Women on Boards | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
This year we have seen an increase in ASX200 female directors; attributable in large part to the requirements of the ASX Corporate Governance Principle 3 for reporting gender composition of boards and management in Annual Reports.
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Facebook Names Woman COO to Board | Directorship | Boardroom ...

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg joined the social network's board of directors, following criticism from shareholders and governance experts for the board's all-male makeup. Before joining Facebook, Sandberg was ....
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Women on Boards = Peak Performance for Organizations ...

Is diversity in the boardroom a factor in improved performance? At a time when organizational performance is highly scrutinized due to economic cycles and globalization, the presence of more women in the boardroom could have a significant ...
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The gender diversity delusion | Institute of Economic Affairs

It is frequently and confidently asserted (and inferred) by proponents of 'improved' gender diversity in the boardroom – henceforth 'GDITB' – that there exists a demonstrable and positive causal link between GDITB and improved corporate performance.
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