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View from the top: 30 women who rule the world
View from the top: 30 women who rule the world
#MakeItHappen: How These Women Became Small Business Owners
To recognize International Women's Day on Sunday, March 8, many people are celebrating across the globe honoring women and further advocating for equality between the sexes. So to play a part in this special occasion...
Love, Riches and Happiness: Why It Pays To Be A Good Person
So many celebrities take their fame for granted, but not these ladies! They prove time and again the age-old saying, "What goes around comes around." They are the result of some very good karma and are all prime examples of why everyone should put a little more love and kindness out into the world...
Here's What Happens When Female Reporters Rock The Newsroom...
Every day women come under attack in the media, but we're not just talking about the papers. Sadly it's in the newsroom too. In a predominantly male-filled industry, women must constantly fight for their anchor seats...
Why Women Make Great Leaders: Stephanie Schriock CEO of EMILY's List Tells All
Women have come a long way in the world of business and politics, but in board rooms and senate chambers, women are still shockingly outnumbered. That's where EMILY's List comes in. We talked to CEO Stephanie Schriock about why women make such great leaders...
These women never married, and LOOK how they changed the world
Valentine's Day? Pffft! Who needs hearts and roses when they're single? Not these ladies. While we're all for love and romance, Valentine's Day knows...
Wendy Davis and Leticia Van de Putte: Fighting the gender bias in politics
Ever been frustrated by the ratio of men to women in politics? A democratic government is meant to represent everyone equally, yet many of the most powerful political positions have never been held by women...
Interview with Candace Cameron Bure: priorities, purpose, and "Balancing It All"
"How do you do it all?" This is a question actress, wife, mom, and best-selling author Candance Cameron Bure hears rather often. We recently spoke with the charming Candace to find out just how she, in fact, does it all...
Girls in engineering: New badass advert by GoldieBlox encourages girls to get engineering
A badass ad campaign by GoldieBlox aims to get more young girls into engineering while taking down a hella load of gender stereotypes on the way. For any little girl who’d rather not be dressed head to toe in pink...
Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts to become only female exec at Apple
Apple recently announced their newest acquired talent, the soon-to-be former CEO of Burberry, Angela Ahrendts, who will serve in a newly created role reporting to CEO Tim Cook. Looks like Apple is looking for a woman's touch with their new Senior Vice President...
Women Wine Makers: Interview with Gloria Collell
Ever wanted a job where wine, food and stunning weather is the norm? We thought you might.
Helen Gurley Brown taught us bad girls are better
Helen Gurley Brown (1922-2012), the longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine famous for teaching girls about the joys of sex decades before Sex and the City was even a thought bubble, died on Monday at age 90 in New York, according to a press release by the Hearst Corporation...
Marilyn Monroe books and films
Marilyn Monroe continues to inspire a generation with these books and films about the starlet's life.
Female Olympic Champions: Sportswomen who made history
With the 2012 Olympic Games kicking off, we're taking a look back at female sports stars at the top of their game...
Who are the real guardians of the glass ceiling?
Women are not a rarity in management offices. They just, more often than not, tend to sit behind the PA's desk rather than the manager’s chair. While some women aspire to secretarial greatness (behind every great manager...
Interview with surfer Bethany Hamilton: Soul Surfer movie
Bethany Hamilton is one of the most inspiring people we know. She lost her arm in a shark attack but hasn't let that stop her becoming a pro surfer and spreading a message of hope across the world.
UK firms resist the idea of “women’s quota”
A recent research found out that two- thirds of UK firms resist the idea of having quota for women on the board, despite the fact that the number of females appointed have increased (almost doubled) after “Lord Davies' review”...
Women dominate pop music industry
This weekend, female pop artists were dominating the top of the UK album charts with all five of the top tier positions held by girls.
Women are networking around the world
Athena Networks, a prominent UK networking company for businesswomen, is setting up shop in Singapore in September this year.
Reservation for women in the top position might be possible
The lack of women in the boardrooms of the top companies in UK has been making news recently.
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