Posts Tagged "Deloitte"

Women on boards: A matter of supply? Or demand?

April 2016. A recent boardroom study conducted by Harvard Business School, the WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation, and executive recruiting firm Spencer Stuart asked board members: “What is the primary reason that the number of women on boards is not increasing?” The number one response of men aged 56 to 65 was “lack of qualified ...

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Research by Deloitte on Millennial Women Feeling Overlooked by Employers

January 2016. Deloitte recently released a research report showing that Millennial women are slightly more likely than men to leave their employers within the next five years. One reason could be that 48 percent of female respondents say they are “being overlooked for potential leadership positions.” Review the research here.

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Board Gender Diversity: A Governance and Career Advantage

September 2015. A recent report compiled by the Deloitte Global Center for Corporate Governance found that fewer than one in five women currently hold board seats. For more on the report, Women in the Boardroom: A Global Perspective, check out the Wall Street Journal article here.

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Women in the boardroom

New York, 6 March 2013 — Organizations would benefit from increased participation from shareholders on gender diversity discussions in the boardroom. This is according to the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited’s (DTTL)  third edition of a report from the Deloitte Global Center for Corporate Governance, "Women in the Boardroom: A Global Perspective." ...

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Deloitte report: “Women in the Boardroom: A Global Perspective”

Deloitte issues 2013 report, listing the status of efforts by country to increase gender diversity on corporate boards. Excellent report details countries that have imposed quotas or other requirements in 25 countries in Asia-Pacific, the Americas, Europe, Middle East and in Africa. See report here:  Women in the boardroom March 2013

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Czech Republic: Women rising to the top

"More women occupy top positions in Czech companies than ever before, but they are still struggling to get ahead compared with their European counterparts. A survey carried out by the Deloitte Corporate Governance Centre showed that in the past 12 years, the share of women who hold senior management roles in ...

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Fast Company: The True Economic Value Of Women

The article discusses the report released by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Ltd. Global Public Sector that highlights that women make up half of the U.S. workforce and comprise $5 trillion in purchasing power. The article also cites Catalyst's analysis about women executive officers. "Though nearly 73 percent of Fortune 500 companies now ...

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Deloitte Releases Second Edition of “Women in the boardroom: A global perspective”

Report Examines the Legislative Efforts Being Pursued in 17 Countries Around the Globe Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) today launched the second edition of a report from the Deloitte Global Center for Corporate Governance issued its second edition of Women in the boardroom: A global perspective, which examines the legislative efforts ...

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