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As tech firms aim for diversity, the going is slow


Despite increasing efforts, tech companies with major Austin operations are still struggling to recruit women, African-American and Hispanic workers, according to the companies’ own reports.

The American- Statesman sought to attain workforce diversity reports of every tech company that employs more than 1,000 people in Austin. Of the 15 companies contacted, 10 disclosed demographic data.

That data show that Austin’s technology workforce remains overwhelmingly white and male.

To read the full story, go to www.512tech.com.

To read the Statesman’s full “Hacking Diversity” series, go to www.512tech.com/tech-diversity.



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