Dua Lipa - 'Women have to work a little harder to be taken seriously'

2020-03-18 15:58

In 2020, women in all industries are still fighting for equality.

14 world-changing innovations by women that were originally credited to men

2019-08-31 08:12

Believe it or not, female scientists are responsible for early sketches of the computer and the DNA double helix — but they often weren't given credit for their work originally.

This is how India's first woman police officer deals with sexism in the workplace

2019-05-10 17:36

How does Kiran Bedi, India's first and most senior former policewoman, tackle workplace sexism? She talks about dealing with mansplaining on the WorklifeIndia podcast.

Is your workplace infringing on your human rights?

2019-03-21 11:53

While many SA companies reward hard work and engagement, there are situations that blur the lines between unfair practices and human rights infringements, says an expert.

Calling on black professionals

2018-11-29 08:44

We need to have responsible black professionals who will be proactive in using their resources to advocate for the betterment of black people, writes Mcebo Dlamini.

Paralympian victorious in Equality Court case against Cape Town wine farm

2018-10-01 14:34

A visually impaired Paralympian swimmer has emerged victorious from a three-year discrimination battle with Cape Town wine farm Durbanville Hills, following a settlement agreement.

Why Zendaya deliberately auditions for "white" roles

2018-08-13 12:45

Zendaya firmly believes that stepping into predominantly white spaces helps to create opportunities for black people.

More important than ever to keep dreaming of a better South Africa

2018-06-04 08:55

You can choose to be an armchair critic who sees everything wrong with all the efforts of others. I choose to get my hands dirty, writes Sello Hatang.

New Orleans welcomes first female mayor

2017-11-20 05:47

New Orleans has elected LaToya Cantrell as its first female mayor who helped her neighbourhood recover from Hurricane Katrina's devastation.

Men and women in tech struggle together to land work after 40

2017-09-27 11:15

By at least one metric, men and women in technology are treated the same: As they get older, they struggle to get hired in equal measures.

 

14 world-changing innovations by women that were originally credited to men

2020-03-04 15:27

Female scientists are responsible for early sketches of the computer and the DNA double helix — but they often weren't given credit for their work originally.

Want to tackle GDP growth, unemployment? Close the gender gap, research shows

2019-08-09 14:57

A recent PwC Strategy& analysis found that by closing the gender pay gap in both pay and representation by just 10% could yield an additional 3.2% in GDP growth and reduce unemployed job seekers by 6.5%.

These 6 things explain 75% of how happy you are

2019-03-30 10:38

A study of the happiness among people in 155 countries identified six common factors which determine about 75% of how happy people are likely to be.

Taraji P. Henson calls for equality fight as she unveils Walk of Fame star

2019-01-30 10:28

Taraji P. Henson managed to turn her Walk of Fame honour into a big empowerment moment as she encouraged her fellow actresses to keep fighting for equality to make things easier for the next generation of young stars.

14 world-changing innovations by women that were originally credited to men

2018-10-01 18:33

Believe it or not, women scientists are responsible for early sketches of the computer, the DNA double helix, and even splitting an atom.

Umbrella funds lock out black players

2018-09-09 06:21

Umbrella funds are one of the biggest barriers to the transformation of the asset management sector as they offer a large list of services in-house and own the value chains, making it difficult for black asset managers to penetrate the market.

VIDEO, PICS: Robotics Barbie joins corporate chorus calling for diversity

2018-06-28 11:55

Robotics Barbie is a lab-coat-and-glasses-wearing robotics engineer, a far cry from the 1992 “math class is tough” version.

Two-thirds of SA professional women want to become a top-level executive

2018-03-08 18:34

PwC surveyed over 3,600 professional women to mark international women’s day and found that 63% of South African women have aspirations to be a top level executive, according to the report.

On the path to an inclusive SA Inc.

2017-11-08 09:53

SA’s private sector finally seems more intent on transforming, although it does not agree with the policy of redistributing existing wealth as pushed by the radical wing of the ANC.

Life is still k*k!

2017-05-14 07:11

Black people in South Africa significantly lag behind white, coloured and Indian people in the key areas of education, employment, household spending, home ownership and access to medical aid, according to an SA Institute of Race Relations study.

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