Research Publications

Athena is proud to offer sponsored publications of industry research on topics of interest and significance around professional women in STEM. 

Women in Leadership is Smart Business:  A Competitive Imperative
Winter 2019


As the world’s largest sustainability initiative, the United Nation’s Global Compact (UNGC) is a call to companies to align strategies and operations with universal principals around human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption. Athena signed onto the UN Global Compact and works with corporate partner, Sony Electronics, Inc., to drive business awareness and achieve its gender equality goals.  Read More

Athena Workforce Equity Index
Spring 2018

  
As the voice of women in STEM throughout Southern California, Athena is holding a mirror to the marketplace regarding gender equity with the launch of the Athena Workforce Equity Index. Read More 

PROMOTING WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY: THE MITCHELL WAY
Fall 2017

While many aspects set Mitchell apart from other successful, growing technology companies, chief among them is Mitchell's strong, visionary culture, referred to internally as The Mitchell Way.  Read More 

IMPACT OF NEW GENDER PAY EQUALITY LAWS
Spring 2017

Despite the Equal Pay Act of 1963, which requires that men and women in the same workplace be given equal pay for equal work, the "gender gap" is still very real. Read More