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46% of the world's video game players are women, yet the term “gamer” is typically applied to men, reveals new research

Why Women Refuse To Be Labelled As “Gamers”

Even though 46 percent of people who consume video and role-playing games globally are women, gaming communities and the production industry still typically associate the term “gamer” with men, reveals new research from Aalto University School of Business.

Qualities such as empathy may sound, to ambitious minds, a little flimsy, but mastering soft skills can often mean the difference between career progression and stagnation

Want To Impress Your Mentor? Show Your Soft Side

Qualities such as empathy, the ability to see the world from another’s vantage point, or imagine oneself in another’s shoes may sound, to ambitious minds, a little flimsy as a skillset, but mastering these abilities can often mean the difference between career progression and stagnation.