The Google Walkout is the latest demonstration of the power that employees have when coming together to voice concerns on an issue. As the movement gathered pace so too did the pressure on the company to review its policies and put in better protections for employees. With an estimated 35% of women globally experiencing sexual harassment at work its important that major companies lead the way with ensuring a safe working environment for everyone. In the aftermath we’re left with more questions about gender equality, not just in tech but the business community in general. @worldeconomicforum suggests that if we carry on moving at current rates of progression then the economic gender gap will take more than 200 years to close. What should we be doing to bring about true equality at a faster pace? - - - - - - - - - #gendergap#equality#metoo#feminism#empowerment#startup#tech#inspiration#diversity#protest#unite#movement#peoplepower#harrassment#workplace#culture
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