Eight powerful women who work in the tech space recently joined forces to launch Project Include. Its goal is to help startups hire and retain unrepresented minorities and women for tech jobs around the country. The initiative offers several resources and tools to help companies become more aware of the different and innovative solutions to improve diversity.
Diversity in the tech space is also the topic of a recent nationwide poll of African Americans conducted by Cornell Belcher for Mobile Future. Click here to read the full report, “Crossing the New Digital Divide: Connecting to Mobile Economic Empowerment.” The survey reveals a disconnect in the way African Americans use mobile technology as consumers but not for economic empowerment.
To learn more about the exciting work and the women behind Project Include, click here.