By Shana Lebowitz. Published in Business Insider, June 20, 2015. On some level, it makes sense to think that a woman who's struggling professionally would benefit from working for a high-powered female boss, since the manager might serve as a role model and motivate the employee to succeed. However, new research suggests that pairing [...]
ELLE just came out with their second annual Women in Tech issue, which honors the brilliant founders, funders, execs, and engineers who are rocking the industry—and the world beyond it. You can read about all of them in the July issue of ELLE—available digitally and in select cities on June 16, and on newsstands nationwide June 23.
By Claire Cain Miller. Published in The New York Times on May 26, 2015. "In Chile, a law requires employers to provide working mothers with child care. One result? Women are paid less. In Spain, a policy to give parents of young children the right to work part-time has led to a decline in full-time, stable [...]
Published by the Associated Press on June 11, 2015. Need some inspiration this Thursday? Check out the AP Images team's photo shoot with Iranian motorcross rider Behnaz Shafiei. It is currently illegal for women in Iran to ride motorbikes in public, but 26-year-old Behnaz and 5 other women are pushing boundaries and fighting to compete. [...]
Published in The Guardian, June 11, 2015 The UK leads the rest of Europe in terms of women being the main earner among affluent households, according to a survey. The Ipsos Affluent Survey Europe, now in its 20th year, reveals that Britain, which once lagged other European countries in terms of the number of women qualifying [...]