Entries by Jasmine Streich

“It’s not the girls who have to change, it’s all of us!”- Alain Gut says in interview, part 1

How does digitalisation affect women and men? Does it bring the opportunity to balance out existing gender-specific inequalities in the labour market? We talk about this in an interview with Alain Gut, responsible for Public Affairs at IBM Switzerland. When reviewing numerous reports and strategies of research institutes, but also of the federal government, one […]

“We are doing a lot to attract more women”

What are the reasons for the shortage of skilled professionals in the Swiss ICT sector? An interview with Daniela Burkhard, Head of Human Resource Management at Bedag Informatik AG, provides some explanations. Ms Burkhard, as an HR specialist, can you explain why previous campaigns to attract women to ICT professions have had little effect? It […]