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A proven way to win in business: Have a daughter, hire women

Startup investors are more likely to hire a female investing partner if hiring partners have daughters, study shows.
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 05:50

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Research shows fathers of daughters support more egalitarian gender roles. Mr Trump (left) has, for instance, been encouraged by his daughter Ivanka (second from right) to include a paid parental leave policy in his new White House budget.

HERE'S one of the surest routes for men to think of women as equals: Have a daughter. In Silicon Valley, the venture capitalists who invest in tech startups are significantly more likely to hire a female investing partner if the hiring partners have daughters, according to a new study by

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