Why We Win with Women Leaders

Why We Win with Women Leaders

The Huffington Post, By David MacLennan, Cargill Chairman & CEO

In fact, we recently made a major commitment to advancing women in our ranks. In December, Cargill became one of the 27 founding signatories of Paradigm for Parity, pledging to achieve gender parity in management by 2030.

Accenture Sets Goal to Grow Percentage of Women to 40 Percent by 2020

Accenture Sets Goal to Grow Percentage of Women to 40 Percent by 2020

Yahoo Finance, By Business Wire

Accenture is collaborating across business and government to further diversity in the workplace, with commitments to gender equality that includes Paradigm for Parity, which, with 35 other companies, establishes actions to achieve gender parity in the workplace by 2030.

14 Powerful Women Weigh In on How to Level the Playing Field at Work

14 Powerful Women Weigh In on How to Level the Playing Field at Work

POPSUGAR, By Kate Emswiler

So, what are the biggest issues to tackle in this struggle for a better future? We asked 14 powerful women in a variety of industries what they believe needs to change in order to level the playing field for women in the workplace.

Ingersoll Rand Enters Paradigm for Parity Coalition to Bring Gender Parity to Corporate Leadership by 2030

Ingersoll Rand Enters Paradigm for Parity Coalition to Bring Gender Parity to Corporate Leadership by 2030

BusinessWire
Ingersoll Rand, a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, joined the Paradigm for Parity coalition and pledged to bring gender parity to its corporate leadership structure by 2030. The first in its industry to pledge, Ingersoll Rand has united with nearly 40 other companies in the coalition to address the corporate leadership gender gap.

Companies Reach for Gender Equality Through Policy and Benefits

Companies Reach for Gender Equality Through Policy and Benefits

Workforce, By Andie Burjek

For Voya, just saying that the company had a commitment to gender equality wasn’t enough. As of February, 50 percent of Voya’s overall workforce is female, as is 44 percent of the company’s external board of independent directors, 45 percent of its executive committee and 36 percent of its operating committee. Voya also joined the Paradigm for Parity movement.

Evercore's Bickford on Corporate Diversity

Evercore's Bickford on Corporate Diversity

Bloomberg Markets, with Carol Massar & Cory Johnson

Jewelle Bickford, Partner at Evercore Wealth Management, discusses the Paradigm for Parity movement, a coalition of business leaders dedicated to addressing the leadership gender gap in corporate America.

Bloomberg Financial Services Gender-Equality Index Reveals Global Progress

Bloomberg Financial Services Gender-Equality Index Reveals Global Progress

Bloomberg
Bloomberg today announced the 2017 Financial Services Gender-Equality Index (BFGEI), providing investors and organizations with unique insight into 52 firms’ commitment to building gender-equal workplaces. Among the recognized companies are Bank of America and Voya Financial.

CEOs’ New Vow: Advancing More Women At Work

CEOs’ New Vow: Advancing More Women At Work

The Wall Street Journal, By Joann S. Lublin
More than two dozen chief executives of companies, including Bank of America Corp., LinkedIn Corp. and Newmont Mining Corp., have signed a pledge to speed women’s progress up the corporate ladder.

Starting A New Conversation For Women

Starting A New Conversation For Women

TIME, By Catherine Engelbert
I’ve been fortunate in life to benefit from family, educators, work colleagues and a set of mentors and sponsors, all of whom did not hesitate to offer and support me with every opportunity to achieve what I set out to do. Far too many today are not so fortunate.

How To Be A Male Ally In The Workplace Fight For Gender Equality

How To Be A Male Ally In The Workplace Fight For Gender Equality

Forbes, By Georgine Huang
Over a million men have signed the UN’s HeforShe movement, pledging to do what they can to improve gender equality after Emma Watson gave a viral speech launching the campaign at the United Nations two years ago.