Why working women should ditch "leaning in" and "lean together" instead

CEO Sarah Lacy says internalized bias and a 'scarcity mentality' .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 21st, 2020

I"m a woman who spent 20 years in male-dominated Silicon Valley spaces. Women should ditch "leaning in" and try another way to get ahead.

"I was the exception that made other .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 22nd, 2020

Sheryl Sandberg’s Fall from Grace and What It Can Teach Working Women

Leaning in to power means taking responsibility for using it unwisely. Am I the only one who had some, um, lively discussions about Sheryl Sandberg with friends and family over the Thanksgiving weekend? Even for people who do.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 28th, 2018

Not Just ‘Lean In:’ Michelle Obama Busted Another Myth About Working Women on Her ‘Becoming’ Book Tour

Her take-down of Sandberg's philosophy has gotten lots of play, but it's not the only truth she's telling. Michelle Obama’s qu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 5th, 2018

Public more aware of the obstacles facing working women

If there are silver linings amid this tough year, it’s that people appear to have noticed the struggles of working women and the obstacles they face in career advancement.  Morning Consult partnered with ASCEND to find out how people view the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 24th, 2020

As working women shoulder heavier load during Covid-19, increased focus on financial planning is a must

Working women face a new set of challenges during Covid-19. These 10 questions can serve as a good starting point to take a financial inventory......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 24th, 2020

These Triangle firms are opting for long-term WFH: Here"s why

As more companies lean toward making working from home a permanent option for employees, there are important pros and cons to be considered......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2020

Pandemic recession becomes ‘shecession’ as more working moms are forced to quit jobs

Women are not only bearing the majority of job losses during the coronavirus pandemic, some are being forced to leave their jobs to care for their children full-time, potentially setting workp.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneNov 2nd, 2020

The gamer vote: Democrats lean into video games to aid Biden campaign

Democrats and left-leaning groups are turning to Twitch and video gamers in an effort to turn out young voters on Election Day......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 22nd, 2020

For Australian women, advice to "lean in" doesn"t help them — the only path to success is still being a charismatic man

Labor economist Leonora Risse found that bold and confident men are m.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 16th, 2020

Trump Scores With Independents As Suburban Women Lean Left

Trump Scores With .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 13th, 2020

We"re a group of female executives at some of America"s most innovative companies. It"s clear to us that Joe Biden is the right choice for our economy, businesses, and working women.

Between the two candidates for president, Joe Biden has a legitimate plan to reinvigorate the economy, helping the nation's female tech executives. Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee former Vice President Joe Biden and his running.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2020

: The pandemic is causing women to drop out of the workforce — here’s what it will take to get them back

One in five working adults said the reason they stopped working “was because COVID-19 disrupted their childcare arrangements,” according to the Census Bureau......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2020

2020 Women in Business Awards: Anne Doepner, Minnesota Vikings

Anne Doepner is a woman working in the male-dominated world of professional football, and she is now working in a brand new role with the Minnesota Vikings, focusing on diversity and inclusion......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2020

In Her Own Words: When Provenance Meals customers left town, Carroll Lee followed

As our communities reopen, women across America see their lives becoming more complicated as they juggle responsibilities at home and at work (which is often still at home), caring for coworkers, customers and family. While working remotely an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 7th, 2020

2020 Women in Business Awards: Martha Nevanen, NorthMarq

As a 25-year veteran in the marketing communications field, Martha Nevanen is considered a strategic leader, working to align marketing and business goals while leading large teams......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2020

Pandemic imperils promotions for women in academia

The pandemic has been brutal on many working mothers, but experts say it may be uniquely unforgiving for mothers in so-called up-or-out fields, where workers face a single high-stakes promotion decision......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2020

As school begins, mothers working retail jobs feel extra burden

A number of women working in retail say they are being forced to choose between keeping their jobs and making sure their children can keep up with remote learning......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 22nd, 2020

Past F-Factor employees speak out about a toxic work culture where eating was policed and women were mandated to wear heels

Former F-Factor employees say they were pressured to restrict their diets while working there and disordered eating was prevalent F-Factor CEO Tanya Zuckerbrot at a promotional event. Photo by Donald Bowers/Getty .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 11th, 2020

Outside the Box: To rebuild the economy, America needs a new social contract

Too many women and people of color are not adequately compensated for their work. And too many hard-working people in critically important sectors are barely surviving at the economic margins......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2020

Executive Voice: Durham exec is changing the game for women in tech

Ask Jill Munro and she’ll tell you a lifetime of working at major companies – from JPMorgan Chase to Fidelity – has prepared her for her most exciting challenge yet: A tech startup in Durham......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2020