Why is that there doesn’t seem to be enough women running tech businesses?
While women are making headway in finance and law, tech doors seem virtually closed to women, with women leaving this industry at a rate twice as fast as men.
A recent report by the Anita Borg Institute, cites that a lack of promotions available for women, long periods of time away from the family and a unwelcoming corporate cultures are to blame.
“Tech has a 24/7 culture and women need a more flexible balance”.
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