Uber Wants 1 Million Female Drivers by 2020 #gender #diversity #inclusion @Uber

uberIn a recent blog post, car service app Uber pledged to sign up 1 million female drivers globally by 2020.

Currently, some 14 percent of its 160,000 drivers in the U.S. are female. The company didn’t offer comparable global figures, but apparently it adds  thousands of new drivers each month.

In an interview, Uber General Counsel Salle Yoo said women might find working for the company worthwhile because “Uber does not require (minimum) hours, and it does not require a schedule. It offers the chance to be entrepreneurial, the chance to balance work and family.” Continue reading “Uber Wants 1 Million Female Drivers by 2020 #gender #diversity #inclusion @Uber”

Beyonce Does What She Does Best for Others

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i41qWJ6QjPI

Had a conversation last week about what black celebs should or should not be doing for others. My stance is charity begins at home. But Beyonce proves that one doesn’t need to stray far from one’s inherent gifts to contribute to the global conversation on activism.

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