1. Women Hold a Record Number of Corporate Board Seats. It's Barely Over 25%.

    Women Hold a Record Number of Corporate Board Seats. It's Barely Over 25%.

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. companies have added women to their boards of director at a slower pace this year compared with last year as the pandemic and a difficult economy shift priorities, according to a new report released Thursday.Women have continued to make gains, now holding a record 28% of board seats on the Russell 3000 index of publicly traded companies, according to an annual report by the advocacy organization 50/50 Women on Boards, which used data from executive data firm Equilar.That’s a 2.4% jump from the 25.6% of seats held by women ...

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    1. The numbers are increasing. That's important to note.
    2. More board members need to self-identify their racial backgrounds.
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