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People Still Prefer Male Bosses – But That's Not the Whole Story
News and trends

People Still Prefer Male Bosses – But That's Not the Whole Story

A new poll from Gallup reveals that a boss's gender is mattering less and less.
Nina Zipkin
Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business
Shark Tank

Shark Tank Star Lori Greiner: I Never Think of Myself as a Female in Business

The 'Queen of QVC' says it doesn't matter if you're a king or queen in business. It just matters that you rule.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right
Gender gap

Microsoft's CEO Apologized, But He Was Actually Half Right

Satya Nadella took a big step toward a real solution in perceived gender bias. Then he backtracked.
Lindsay Broder
How Gender Affects Team-Based Brainstorming Sessions
Brainstorming

How Gender Affects Team-Based Brainstorming Sessions

A news study suggests that making brainstorming activities competitive spurs men, but makes women less engaged.
Lisa Evans
Why Peter Thiel's Philosophy on Hiring Is Hurting Silicon Valley
Workplace Diversity

Why Peter Thiel's Philosophy on Hiring Is Hurting Silicon Valley

In a talk at Columbia University, the PayPal co-founder and venture capitalist discussed why startups need to go 'beyond professionalism.' But that may be the problem.
Laura Entis
Royal Baby No. 2: Why the Economy Hopes It's a Girl
Gender

Royal Baby No. 2: Why the Economy Hopes It's a Girl

The hype surrounding Prince George's birth spurred an economic bump. Will Prince William and Kate Middleton's next little bundle of joy do the same?
Laura Entis
Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO
Yahoo

Marissa Explains It All: 5 Motivating Quotes From Yahoo's CEO

Some insights and takeaways from Marissa Mayer on her two-year anniversary as chief executive.
Matthew Toren
What Part Does Religion Play In Gender Roles at Work?
Faith

What Part Does Religion Play In Gender Roles at Work?

Executive women are still holding themselves back. The reason likely goes back thousands of years.
Sandi Krakowski
Why Are Business Owners Blamed For the Gender Pay Gap?
Free Markets

Why Are Business Owners Blamed For the Gender Pay Gap?

How many of you have paid someone less because of their gender? Didn't think so.
Ray Hennessey
Leading the Way out of the (Silicon) Valley of 'Gender Inequality'
Gender differences

Leading the Way out of the (Silicon) Valley of 'Gender Inequality'

Silicon Valley, among other entrepreneurial hubs, has long been thought of as a boy's club. One startup went against the grain and couldn't be happier with the results.
Jake Gibson
Twitter Adds Its First Female Board Member
Marketing

Twitter Adds Its First Female Board Member

She's a former big-business CEO but isn't much of a Twitter user, so far.
Do Women Entrepreneurs Face Gender Discrimination?
Leadership

Do Women Entrepreneurs Face Gender Discrimination?

Many women-led business owners still spar in a battle of the sexes. Here are three of their stories.
Diana Ransom