Doerr: Tech, VC firms would do better 'if they hired more women'

03/05/2015 08:16 AM PST
Jurors in a high-profile sex discrimination case got a deeper look into the challenges women face in venture capital and the rarity of anyone -- man or woman -- getting a promotion at venture firms when the group of 12 on Wednesday had the chance to question one of the lead witnesses.

Live blog: Testimony continues Thursday

Wednesday's live blog recap: Doerr backed Pao, but says she wasn't a team player  

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