Mayor Pro Tem Ashby to host event focused on nationally recognized ‘Women in the Workplace’ report

Sacramento, Calif (Nov. 5, 2019)

Mayor Pro Tem Ashby and the City of Sacramento on Nov. 6 will host an event called “Women in the Workplace: Gender Equity, Diversity & Inclusion,” sponsored by Kaiser Permanente.

The event will be held at Sacramento City Hall (915 I St.) and feature representatives from management consulting firm, McKinsey & Company, who will discuss their latest report on gender inequity in the workplace.

In its fifth year, the report called “Women in the Workplace,” analyzes data from nearly 600 companies and a quarter million survey respondents. It is nationally recognized as the premier compilation of data sets addressing women’s experiences in the workplace.

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