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One of Google's new sexual harassment policies could be the key to changing all of Silicon Valley's bro culture

7 days ago   |   By Business Insider

After a boatload of drama at Google over how the company has handled sexual harassment and misconduct, CEO Sundar Pichai announced new policies.
Google is joining a wave of companies that will no longer force its employees making sexual harassment claims into private arbitration.
This is a hopeful sign that Silicon Valley's much publicized bro culture could be truly changing.
There's been another round of employee drama at Google these past few weeks. After The New York times published an explosive story on how the company previously protected one of its star engineers, Andy Rubin, amid a...
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Google bends to protestors' demands after sexual harassment 'walkout'

Google bends to protestors' demands after sexual harassment 'walkout'

7 days ago   |   By Telegraph


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Google, After Employee Walkout, Overhauls Sexual Misconduct Policy

Google, After Employee Walkout, Overhauls Sexual Misconduct Policy

7 days ago   |   By NY Times

A week after 20,000 employees around the globe staged a walkout over the handling of sexual harassment and assault cases, Google said it was altering some of its policies.
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Google hears protesters, changes sexual harassment policies

7 days ago   |   By Reuters

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday it would make changes to how it handles sexual harassment claims, a week after thousands of its employees around the world walked off their jobs to protest its response to such issues.
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Google ends forced arbitration for sexual misconduct cases

7 days ago   |   By ZDnet

After thousands of employees around the globe staged a walkout to protest the handling of sexual harassment cases, Google is reforming its policies.
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Here's the memo Google CEO Sundar Pichai sent to employees on the changes to its sexual-harassment policy after the walkout

Here's the memo Google CEO Sundar Pichai sent to employees on the changes to its sexual-harassment policy after the walkout

7 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Google on Thursday announced it would end forced arbitration in cases of sexual assault and harassment.
The change was announced in an emailed memo to employees from CEO Sundar Pichai.
Read the memo in full below:
Hi everyone,
At Google we try hard to build a workplace that supports our employees and empowers them to do their best work. As CEO, I take this responsibility very seriously and I'm committed to making the changes we need to improve. Over the past few weeks Google's leaders and I have heard your feedback and have been moved by the stories you've shared.
We recognize that we have...
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Google announces new sexual assault and harassment rules after mass protest

Google announces new sexual assault and harassment rules after mass protest

7 days ago   |   By The Verge

Google is announcing new policies around sexual harassment and diversity, following a worldwide employee protest last week. The new policy reflects demands from the protestors, who met with Google leadership earlier this week. “We recognize that we have not always gotten everything right in the past and we are sincerely sorry for that. It's clear we need to make some changes,” wrote CEO Sundar Pichai in an email to employees, which he posted publicly today.
Pichai wrote that Google “will provide more transparency on how we handle concerns. We'll give better support and care to the people...
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Google to overhaul sexual harassment policies following employee walkout - CNET

7 days ago   |   By CNET

"We need to make some changes," CEO Sundar Pichai says in a note sent to Google employees.
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