Trish Costello

Entrepreneurial Thinking Shifts the World

Tech firms are now hiring more women than men

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“Over the last 12 months, the tech industry added 60,000 jobs, and 36,000 — or 60% — of those positions went to women, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Usually, men make up 70% to 80% of the new hires, but according to the BLS, the tide seems to have turned in the last year.Suddenly, tech firms are hiring more women than men.

Trish Costello‘s insight:

Feel the Shift?  60% of new hires in the tech industry in the past year are women–a whopping 36%!

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