Why aren't there more women in local leadership roles?
This group is where women leading startups learn from each other
The monthly meetings of TEDCO's Women's Executive Leadership Roundtable help execs deal with business challenges — gender-specific and otherwise — alongside peers.
Women Leading the Way in Innovation
Businesses across the country find that diversifying the workforce is one of the biggest challenges they face. But addressing it successfully is crucial to expanding innovation. This week, the University of Denver’s Project X-ITE explored this challenge with a panel discussion featuring three noted women of innovation. The three exemplify inn...
Women Leading the Way
Dr. Frances Oldham Kelsey, an advocate who has been called a heroine, died in August at age 101. She joins a list of activist women who have made the wo...
What It’s Like For Women Leading International Teams
Leading a team that’s scattered across the globe is never easy. It’s even harder when you’re a woman.
Women Leading the Way in health care honored
WESTPORT — The importance of women making their own health care a priority was the focus of the American Cancer Society’s (ACS) third annual Women Leading the Way to Wellness breakfast on Nov. 16 at The Inn at Longshore in Westport.
Why are more women leading social businesses?
Research suggests that some female traits may be behind their choice to become social entrepreneurs
The 10 Women Leading Mexico's Cultural Renaissance
Artists, designers, chefs, and more—meet the hard-charging women creating Mexico's future.
Lessons from Women Leading Science
Being fearful is not a trait I immediately associate with successful people. On December 3rd, however, when Stephanie and I attended a panel discussion titled “ Lessons from Women Leading Science ,” every single woman on the panel told stories of at least three times in their careers that they were scared. Most of them used the word “terrified” to describe how they felt when they applied for or accepted the positions that made them leaders in science. Conversely, when asked to describe…
In pictures: the women leading the UK's top universities
We asked some of the UK’s top female academics to share their career highlights, future plans and thoughts on how to overcome gender equality in higher education
U.S. Waistlines Keep Growing, With Women Leading the Way
The Berkshires Official Travel Website
When visiting or relocating to the Berkshires, you may be pleasantly surprised that many local community leaders are highly qualified women.
U.S. drinking is up; study finds women leading the way
Heavy drinking among adult Americans rose 17.2 percent between 2005 and 2012, including binge drinking, according to a study published last month in the American Journal of Public Health. Binge drinking for women is defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as four or more drinks at a single sitting at least once during the previous month. For women the risks are not only behavioral, such as driving drunk or being vulnerable to assault, but also an increased risk of organ…
Get In Formation: 20 Women Leading The Charge In Revolutionary SaaS Marketing
It shouldn’t happen, but it does. In your quest for self-development and fresh perspectives, you eagerly open a blog post promising to summarise the leading industry experts working within your niche. You start to scroll slowly down the page, finally reaching the end of the article. You scroll back up again, heart sinking. Scanning down…
Why Are There So Few Women Leading Theatres and What Can Be Done About It?
Researchers Sumru Erkut and Ineke Ceder discuss their study and offer suggestions for including more women and people of color in leadership positions in US regional theatres.
10 women leading the way in the retail tech world
To mark International Women’s Day 2019, RTIH brings you 10 women who are making positive impacts on the retail technology sector. 1.) Jo Hickson, Head of Tesco Labs Tesco’s technology R&D arm, Tesco Labs , recently announced Jo Hickson as its new head. Jo’s previous roles in
Breaking the gender divide: Meet 6 Windsor-area women leading the way
More women than ever are taking on the risks and rewards of business and entrepreneurship.
Women Leading Up: Why Managing Human Capital is Vital for Entrepreneurial Success
By Lindsey Carnett, CEO and President of Marketing Maven & WPO Los Angeles I Chapter member The WPO Annual Conference brought together driven women from multi-million-dollar businesses around t…
Why Aren’t There More Women Leading Design at Tech Companies?
And three practical bits of advice to move forward.
Meet the young women leading the way in Ethiopia’s TB fight
Ethiopia has recruited 40,000 women - some as young as 16 - to screen for deadly diseases and provide vital healthcare. We speak to those on the front line