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The Gender Pay Gap: An IT Issue That Must Get Fixed

In this article on CIO, executives and tech leaders, along with President and CEO of AnitaB.org, Brenda Darden Wilkerson, discuss gender pay inequality and renewed urgency to addressing one of IT’s most persistent problems. Read the full article here.

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A Moment Of Reckoning: How Tech Companies Need To Transform Their Diversity Efforts

President and CEO of AnitaB.org, Brenda Darden Wilkerson, shares in her latest Op-Ed on Forbes.com, the importance of understanding the shift in the new economy. The shift to working for home, social distancing, and the manner in which professional and personal lives have changed cannot be overlooked. Tech companies, universities, and social good organizations are…

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Workforce Diversity: Why Are We Where We Are?

Women Love Tech talks about workforce diversity, how it impacts businesses and companies, and how women are positioned in the current economy amidst the pandemic. While discussing the statistics and the situation for those working in the tech field, they reference an AnitaB.org whitepaper about “Advancing Women Technologists Into Positions of Leadership,” where 56% of…

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Brenda Darden Wilkerson’s Podcast Interview on Keeping Women Working During the Pandemic

Brenda Darden Wilkerson, President and CEO of AnitaB.org, shares insight on the call to action she made to the tech industry to keep women working during the pandemic “she-cession,” in this radio podcast on Bloomberg. Listen to her inspiring interview here or listen to the entire podcast here.

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Redefining Traditional Pathways To Tech

In her latest op-ed in Forbes.com, President and CEO of AnitaB.org, Brenda Darden Wilkerson, talks about redefining traditional pathways to tech, as the current infrastructure lacks diversity, equity and inclusion in education. She explains how she teamed up with Professor Jamillah Boyd and Dr. Pamela Gibbs, both of whom serve on the board of AnitaB.org,…

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How the Pandemic Has Affected Various Work Demographics

One of the topics WiCipedia Roundup focused on this week was the manner in which COVID-19 impacted the work environment. In the article, they mentioned how AnitaB.org, The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), and the STARS Computing Corps (STARS) worked together on a new report looking into the effects of racism and…

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