UK A-levels – Girls Studying STEM subjects Drastically Increases

August 17, 2018 | D Cody

An analysis by software company Exasol has shown that the percentage of female students studying STEM-related subjects at A-level has increased from 6.5% to 11.8% in the last five years alone. 

Celebrating Women at Zalando

At Zalando, diversity is an important part of our culture, and ensuring that women are recognized and valued is an important part of this.

Q&A with Mindy Jhakra, Technology Manager at

June 3, 2018 | D Cody

Meet Mindy Jhakra, Technology Manager at, part of Expedia Group, and a speaker at this years’ Women of Silicon Roundabout.

"Users of tech are as diverse as humanity is - our industry should reflect that" Q&A with Clare Sudbery

May 2, 2018 | D Cody

Clare Sudbery, lead consultant developer at Thoughtworks, joins us at this year's Women of Silicon Roundabout event. We asked her what attendees can expect to learn from her workshop at June's event, and why women are crucial to the growth of the tech industry.

Save the Date! Your Upcoming Events Calendar

April 30, 2018 | D Cody

Take a look at our event calendar to see where you can catch us and our speakers, and supercharge your career! We're coming to a city near you to change the world of tech, finance and construction for good.

Great advertising goes beyond branding and speaks to the heart of people’s needs, fears, hopes and dreams.

Dara Treseder, the CMO of GE Ventures who gave an inspiring speech at this year’s Women of Silicon Valley event, explains how great advertising campaigns tie together emotions as well as analytical data.

My Diversity is Not Your Flag To Fly

"It has been a growing trend since 2000 - whatever - but in my opinion, the buzzword “diversity” should be put to rest in its grave and left alone." Davina Pancholi-Ifould, founder at rightgig, attended our Women of Silicon Roundabout event last year and gave...

Seven Marathons, Moving to Asia & The Meaning of Diversity: Getting to Know Allison Krill

Alison Krill, Managing Director at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, talks to us about her biggest risks, what diversity and inclusion means to her role and the best advice she's been given in her professional & personal life

My Journey to Push for Accessible Hearing Technology

KR Liu, Board of Directors at Consumer Tech Association Foundation, takes us through her personal journey over the past 39 years in pushing for accessible and affordable hearing technology.

A Woman in A Man's World

It’s a man’s world, sang James Brown, one of the greatest ever recording artists and a relevant person to quote given I work in the music industry. So when I was asked to be the chair of the opening day of the European Women in Technology Conference in Amsterdam earlier...

10 Body Language Myths That Limit Success

November 17, 2017 | Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D.

Body language plays a key role in your career - from your first job interview to the ongoing process of building professional relationships to being perceived as having leadership presence. But not everything you’ve heard about body language is accurate. Don’t limit your...

Face in the Cloud – Kayleigh Rix, DevOps Engineer, Edinburgh

October 27, 2017 | Cloudreach

"Three years ago I was working in a biscuit factory stacking biscuits, today I work on some of the largest, most complex infrastructure in the world – all because I had a supportive environment to help me push myself." - Kayleigh Rix, DevOps Engineer What is your role at...

Ready to Be Paid Fairly? Join a Tech Company with More Women Executives

September 13, 2017 | Bridget Frey

As women in tech, we are fairly accustomed hearing the phrases “gender wage gap” and “gender diversity.” We’ve read the reports, studied the data, and done the math to find out the tech world has some room for improvement. While gender equality may be more visible in the...

Bias in the Recruitment Process Breeds Bias in the Workplace

I’m proud to have recently shared the stage with a talented and diverse group of panellists at our Women in Technology Australia event, where Hays hosted a panel session called “Bias in the recruitment process breeds bias in the workplace”. I don’t consider myself a woman...

The Business Benefits of Diversifying Your Workforce

To continuously meet and exceed the demands of your customer in today’s society, having a diverse workforce is no longer a luxury - it is a necessity. Businesses will struggle to thrive and grow if everyone in them thinks and behaves the same way. Having a diverse workforce...