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Ideas Worth Spreading: 6 Inspiring And Powerful TED Talks Every Woman Must Watch

Ideas Worth Spreading: 6 Inspiring And Powerful TED Talks Every Woman Must Watch

By Joan Herbert TED talks have now been around for 30 years, and although most of us weren’t aware of them for that time, they are becoming increasingly popular now. […]

Working Women

History Made: Military Welcomes First Female Infantry Marines, Furthering Gender Integration

History Made: Military Welcomes First Female Infantry Marines, Furthering Gender Integration

In January 2016, then-Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced the military would be required to open up all combat roles to all men and women, where women were previously prevented from […]

Working Women

How Far Are Women Leaning In? The Number Of Female CEOs Tells Us It’s Not Enough

How Far Are Women Leaning In? The Number Of Female CEOs Tells Us It’s Not Enough

The gender pay gap is a central issue in the modern business world, but is this disparity present even in the most senior positions? Are women at the top being […]

Politics

How Japanese Women Are Shaking Up The World Of Political Leadership On A Number Of Levels

How Japanese Women Are Shaking Up The World Of Political Leadership On A Number Of Levels

We know many of us have political fatigue, especially in the wake of the recent US Presidential election which left many of us shocked and angry with the results. With […]

Interviews

Women In Leadership: Meet Lynda Gonzales-Chavez, YMCA’s Chief Diversity Officer

Women In Leadership: Meet Lynda Gonzales-Chavez, YMCA’s Chief Diversity Officer

September is women in business month and while we love to make a habit of promoting and sharing stories about women in business year-round, we’ll take any excuse to talk […]

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Leadership Program Pairs Underserved High School Teen Girls With Female Journalists & Writers

Leadership Program Pairs Underserved High School Teen Girls With Female Journalists & Writers

On a recent Saturday evening in Lower Manhattan, nearly two dozen high school girls stood next to glowing laptops, displaying projects to a milling crowd. One used the online presentation […]

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The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

There have been an increased amount of discussions on the role of women in the Catholic Church lately. Should women be allowed to serve in the Priesthood alongside men? Should […]

Politics

This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

This Group Of Indian Women Are Pushing For Gender Equality At The Intersection Of Religion & Feminism

When we think about feminism around the world, we look at it as an education into the lives and struggles of women in varied ways, and how they are fighting […]

Girl on a Mission

How The Girl Scouts Are Paving The Way For Female Empowerment And Girls’ Leadership

How The Girl Scouts Are Paving The Way For Female Empowerment And Girls’ Leadership

It’s girl scout cookie season, so we wanted to find a way to give a huge shout out to the organization that is world renowned for its inclusive manner of […]

Working Women

Meet The 5 Most Successful Women In The Finance And Trading Sector

Meet The 5 Most Successful Women In The Finance And Trading Sector

The push for more women in leadership in certain industries is not just about some feel-good equality mandate. When it comes down to it, it is about money. A study […]

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Will Google’s “Just Not Sorry” Email Plugin Impact The Way Women Communicate In The Workforce?

Will Google’s “Just Not Sorry” Email Plugin Impact The Way Women Communicate In The Workforce?

Sorry, not sorry. That’s basically the rally cry from Google’s “Just Not Sorry” new email plugin campaign. It is a new Chrome extension that is designed to help mainly women […]

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Meet Lila Kagedan – The First Orthodox Woman In The US To Hold The Title Of ‘Rabbi’

Meet Lila Kagedan – The First Orthodox Woman In The US To Hold The Title Of ‘Rabbi’

When we look at the definition of feminism – “the social, political and economic equality of the sexes” – we can’t help but feel there is one crucial area missing: […]

Contributors, Working Women

Women “May Just” Be The Best Thing That Ever Happened To The Business World

Women “May Just” Be The Best Thing That Ever Happened To The Business World

By Amanda Earley It really wasn’t so long ago that the idea of women entering the workforce, let alone women in business or owning a company, was kind of a […]

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This Conference Wants To Reward Advertising Agencies That Promote Gender Equality

This Conference Wants To Reward Advertising Agencies That Promote Gender Equality

Ok this is a seriously awesome program that everyone needs to know about! The 3% Conference began in 2012 and was started by creative director Kat Gordon, who has worked […]

Entertainment

ELLE UK’s ‘More Women’ Campaign A Stark Reminder Of How Far We Have To Go To Reach Equality

ELLE UK’s ‘More Women’ Campaign A Stark Reminder Of How Far We Have To Go To Reach Equality

Well this video is certainly getting a lot of people talking! Elle Magazine UK have launched a campaign called #MoreWomen as part of their annual feminism issue, where they outline […]