Stirring: Facebook and LinkedIn Are Heartening Women in Tech


The companies hope to draw women into an industry typically dominated by men.

Source: www.inc.com

Fifteen percent of Facebook Inc.’s employees working in tech jobs and 31 percent of all employees are women, according to diversity figures the company released last year. At LinkedIn Corp., women comprise 17 percent of its tech employees and 39 percent of employees overall. Most Silicon Valley companies have similar demographics.

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