Promises by the global airline industry to do more to promote gender equality flew into turbulence on Tuesday when one of its top executives suggested the CEO role was too difficult for a woman.
Angela Merkel may be a shining example of female political leadership, but her country lags behind when it comes to female representation in the corporate world, according to a new report.
Female leaders steer big corporations and major economies. But at the World Economic Forum they are still grossly underrepresented, with only 20 percent of participants being women, reports Manuela Kasper-Claridge.
Why are women so hugely underrepresented in senior positions in German business? Are they being prevented from getting ahead in Europe's powerhouse? Or do they have themselves to blame? Lisa Ellis reports.
Google has fired the male engineer who authored an internal memo blasting the web company’s diversity policies, and claiming women were 'biologically' less likely to succeed at the company.
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