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Have Women Been Able To Break Barriers In The Gaming & Sporting Worlds?

Have Women Been Able To Break Barriers In The Gaming & Sporting Worlds?

In recent times, much has been made of the equality and involvement of women in both the gaming and sports sectors. Even though numbers would suggest that the platform for […]

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How Female Protagonists in the Gaming Industry Have Been Instrumental in Breaking Barriers

Over the last few years, and as a result of social changes, the role of women within many different sectors has grown increasingly influential. While female participation in sport, for […]

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Cover of 'Women In Gaming: 100 Pioneers of Play' book by Meagan Marie

The Problem With Gaming: The Outdated Insights Industry Bosses Are Using To Curtail Diversity

For the non-computer-game-players among us, mention a ‘gamer’ and an all too familiar stereotype might spring to mind. Traditionally, avid computer game fans are imagined as young, white and male […]

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How The World Of Digital Gaming Is Bringing The Female Gaming Community Together

How The World Of Digital Gaming Is Bringing The Female Gaming Community Together

Women around the world and here in the US have been fighting for equal rights for many, many years. Although we are far from reaching equality in a number of […]

Working Women

The Surprising Industry Where The Odds Are Ever In Favor Of Women

The Surprising Industry Where The Odds Are Ever In Favor Of Women

Most of us are familiar with the gender wage gap in existence throughout the workforce today. In the US, women make 77c to every $1 a man makes, and that […]

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This Female-Founded Company Is Capitalizing On The Momentum Of Women In Gaming

This Female-Founded Company Is Capitalizing On The Momentum Of Women In Gaming

When we mentioned the word “momentum”, it’s hard for us not to think of the gaming industry, and specifically the mobile gaming area. While the industry overall is still very […]

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The History Lesson You Missed: It Turns Out Women Have Always Been Part Of The “Boys Club” In Gaming

The History Lesson You Missed: It Turns Out Women Have Always Been Part Of The “Boys Club” In Gaming

As women, we’ve been through huge amount of changes in what we can and can’t do over the years. The way that we are portrayed in the media, how others […]

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How Defying Stereotypes Has Become A Recipe For Success For Women In Many Industries

How Defying Stereotypes Has Become A Recipe For Success For Women In Many Industries

To put it simply, gender stereotypes suck! They are the generalization about the roles of each gender. Here’s why gender stereotypes just don’t work anymore: because they hold both men […]

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Guess Which Gender Accounts For The Majority Of The Gaming Audience Today?

Guess Which Gender Accounts For The Majority Of The Gaming Audience Today?

If you were following any of the gamergate saga, you’d be familiar with the way a handful of female game developers were treated by online haters who wanted to make […]

Working Women

Microsoft Chose This Woman To Head Up Their Gaming Division!

Microsoft Chose This Woman To Head Up Their Gaming Division!

Who says it’s a mans world? Well if you thought gaming was ruled by the male species, think again, because the tides are certainly starting to shift in the tech […]

Working Women

Be Like Marissa Mayer: “I Ignore The Haters, I Don’t Click”

Be Like Marissa Mayer: “I Ignore The Haters, I Don’t Click”

The CEO of Yahoo! and the youngest to run a Fortune 500 is no stranger to criticism. Ever since her executive appointment last summer (being pregnant and a woman and […]