Why Tech Needs Women Leaders and How to Get Them

In 2020, we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment. The 19th amendment was a landmark victory for true gender equality. Its 100th anniversary offers a time to reflect on the importance of gender equality in business, public sector and tech leadership.

Sharon Matthews, vice chairwoman at Avenu Insights & Analytics, relates her experience as a female leader in her latest op-ed. Through decades of leadership experience working in tech, she’s discovered firsthand the value of equal and diverse leadership teams. Gender equality is about more than just gender representation; it is fundamentally about creating the viewpoint and mindset diversity that can power impactful innovation, creative problem-solving and effective teamwork.

Read more in NextGov to hear her full story and learn about what we can do to foster gender equality in our leadership teams.

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