ZS Earns “Outstanding Workplace for Women” Recognition in 2019 Women Forward Awards

Posted by ZS on Jun 3, 2019 9:35:23 AM

ZS was recently named an “Outstanding Workplace for Women” by the Business Council for Peace (Bpeace) as part of its 2019 Women Forward Awards, which recognize innovative organizations that demonstrate a strong commitment to mentoring women. Out of 45 finalists across a variety of industries and sectors, ZS was selected one of four organizations to receive the top institutional award for actively creating a culture of equal opportunity and helping women advance. 


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Celebrating International Women’s Day With 24 Hours of Fantastic Females

Posted by ZS on Mar 26, 2019 11:26:25 AM

This year, ZS celebrated International Women’s Day for a whopping 24 hours during a groundbreaking event spearheaded by our Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI). The event featured 24 consecutive hours of live programming across the globe, as local offices hosted interactive sessions covering a variety of topics, from educational discussions about the importance of women and equality in the workplace to fun trivia competitions to thought-provoking sessions centered on this year’s global theme #BalanceforBetter. Female and male ZSers alike were invited to join their local event in-person and live stream other offices’ events throughout the day.


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Women’s Leadership Initiative Empowers New Delhi ZSers to Reach Their Highest Potential

Posted by ZS on Nov 28, 2018 10:19:36 AM

In September, more than 250 women ZSers from the New Delhi office gathered for a summit hosted by the Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI), ZS’s affinity group dedicated to supporting women in their careers and fostering an inclusive work environment.


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Consulting’s “Women Leaders” Recipient Jessica Jarvis Shares Practical Pointers for Following Your Passion

Posted by ZS on Nov 1, 2018 10:03:14 AM

As a senior-year chemical engineering and biology major in undergrad, Los Angeles-based Principal Jessica Jarvis imagined herself working at a pharmaceutical company. Until she stumbled upon ZS’s booth at a career fair, that is.

“I had never considered consulting but suddenly, I had this vision of myself in a lab day in and day out,” Jess said. “As someone who thrives on interaction, I realized it just wasn’t me.”

So she started researching ZS, and made a number of connections. “I liked that I’d still be able to apply my education in the healthcare field, but what really sold me was the people. Everyone I met was so dynamic.”

Now, 17 years later, Jess has one of the most people-centric roles there is at ZS—one that centers on cultivating strong, meaningful relationships: client service lead.


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ZSers in London Inspire Local High Schoolers to “Walk in a Consultant’s Shoes”

Posted by ZS on Jul 19, 2018 11:15:00 AM

In early 2018, the London office’s Women’s Leadership Initiative identified key aspirations for the office—one of which was to make a meaningful impact within the community through ZS Cares. A local connection led the WLI team to Yes Futures, a school-based charity that creates programming to build confidence, motivation and engagement through educational experiences outside of the classroom.


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