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Tech workers fight forced arbitration

Storyline: A group called Googlers for Ending Forced Arbitration has launched a public awareness campaign about mandatory arbitration agreements, saying employers use them to suppress workers facing harassment and discrimination. According to a blog post the group wrote on Medium, “Ending forced arbitration is the gateway change needed to transparently address inequity in the workplace.” New to…

Can AI drive workplace inclusiveness?

AI diversity

Storyline: There are many predictions that Artificial Intelligence (AI) will displace the human workforce with robots and machine learning. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has a different perspective and believes AI algorithms can actually expand the current workforce by helping people with disabilities. At the Wired25 Summit he told the audience, “There are a billion people in…