Rethinking Recruitment

We all know that the shortage of skilled professionals is slowly but surely becoming acute. The media have been reporting about this for years. But Dr. Simon Wey, Chief Economist ...
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Women’s Perspective on Leadership and Career Growth

Obstacles on the career path and how to overcome them successfully; this was the focus of the Women's Event at the Executive School of HSG. In presentations by well-known female ...
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“Women hold up half the sky” – Developments since the first Women’s Strike

Prof. Dr. Gudrun Sander, 30 years at the HSG, 30 years of work for equality – here in a personal interview. She has already achieved much at the University of St.Gallen and is ...
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Career and family – that’s (not) possible!

Patricia Widmer, Head of the Women Back to Business Programme, wanted to reconcile career and family. She tells us here how she did it and what challenges she met.

The promotion of women is about fairness. And about money.

While women and men in non-managerial positions are almost evenly distributed, the proportion of women in top management is just 15%. Even when employees are promoted to the first ...

Language: An important component of inclusion

What does language have to do with gender? Why is it important to pay attention to gender-neutral language, if a company or educational institution wants to be more inclusive? ...