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Five Women-Owned Businesses In The Stock Market

Five Women-Owned Businesses In The Stock Market

Women have gained economic, cultural, and political achievement all over the world as they are born leaders. They are major investors in the stock market buying stocks such as Snowflake stock and […]

Interviews

Black Women Of The C-Suite: QualityWorks Founder & CEO Stacy Kirk Talks Diversity In Tech

Black Women Of The C-Suite: QualityWorks Founder & CEO Stacy Kirk Talks Diversity In Tech

Every successful entrepreneur has one sentence in common: “My parents thought I was crazy.” So it goes for Stacy Kirk, one of the only Black female founders of a major […]

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The Countries With The Most Female Tech CEOs

The Countries With The Most Female Tech CEOs

A CEO is the highest ranking executive in a company, and their primary role is to ensure the company runs smoothly – this includes making major corporate decisions, managing operations, […]

Interviews

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How RushTix CEO Jill Bourque Pivoted In 2020 To Create The Biggest Comedy Club On The Planet

If there is one word that has become the description of many people’s careers in the entertainment world in 2020, it is “pivot”. With COVID-19 almost wiping out any in-person […]

Entertainment

Mapping Out The Top Female Founders On Every Continent

Mapping Out The Top Female Founders On Every Continent

It’s no secret that when it comes to funding and investment for entrepreneurs on a global scale, women (and especially women of color) are being ignored at a depressing rate […]

Health

Only 13% Of Healthcare CEOs Are Women — Here’s What These Companies Are Doing Right

Only 13% Of Healthcare CEOs Are Women — Here’s What These Companies Are Doing Right

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss While women make up over 70 percent of the healthcare workforce, they’re significantly underrepresented in senior leadership positions. In fact, according to a report by […]

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This CEO’s Secret to Growing Her Company By 300%? Giving Employees Recess

This CEO’s Secret to Growing Her Company By 300%? Giving Employees Recess

By Leah Thomas for Fairygodboss Shani Godwin has grown her company, Communiqué USA, by 300 percent. How? By under-working her employees. As CEO of Communiqué, the marketing communications firm based in Atlanta, […]

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Trailblazing Engineering Professor Farzaneh Sharafbafi Becomes The First Female CEO Of Iran Air

Trailblazing Engineering Professor Farzaneh Sharafbafi Becomes The First Female CEO Of Iran Air

When society thinks of pioneering, brilliant people who have changed the world in some capacity, names like Gates, Zuckerberg, Musk, Jobs etc immediately come to mind. There are numerous stories […]

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More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

By Samantha Rivers In an election where we have the first woman to ever be a front-running candidate for the President of the United States, it’s safe to say we’re […]

Interviews

Corporate America Destroyed My Career, Creative Freedom Rebuilt It

Corporate America Destroyed My Career, Creative Freedom Rebuilt It

We’ve all been there. You finally have a well-paying position that seems ideal but, it just isn’t fulfilling you. You don’t have vacation time, you rarely have time for your […]

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New Study Shows Female-Run Businesses Yield Better Long Term Results

New Study Shows Female-Run Businesses Yield Better Long Term Results

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg taught women to ‘Lean In’ with her book, and Huffpost founder Arianna Huffington is teaching women to ‘Thrive’ with hers. It turns out, they are onto […]

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Being Your Own Boss vs Being The Best Employee. Which One’s For You?

Being Your Own Boss vs Being The Best Employee. Which One’s For You?

As millennials, we are faced with a lot of options. A hell of a lot more than our parents (the baby boomers) and our grandparents. The world has opened up […]

Fashion & Beauty

Abercrombie & Fitch Won’t Make Clothes For Fat Women Because They Aren’t “Cool”

Abercrombie & Fitch Won’t Make Clothes For Fat Women Because They Aren’t “Cool”

UPDATE 5/16/13: Abercrombie and Fitch have now released a statement from CEO Mike Jeffries supposedly apologizing and back peddling. He says that quote was from 7 years ago (umm, so […]