38 percent of women in tech plan to leave their jobs in next two years

HOW IS TECHNOLOGY CHANGING THE WORLD TODAY?

New research from the US has revealed more than a third of women in tech plan to leave their jobs in the next two years.

The report, compiled by Wisconsin-based business management company, New View Strategies, showed that one in three women in the tech industry experience gender bias at their workplace.

The report, which interviewed over 1,000 women about their workplaces, also revealed that 38 percent of participants reported men were often assumed to be more competent than women at their workplace.

Forty-six percent of respondents said their organisations did not actively promote gender equality in either their hiring process or within their workplace culture, proving that gender inequality in the industry remains a prominent issue.

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