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Building a Board: Female Founders/CEOs Wanted
Women Leaders

Building a Board: Female Founders/CEOs Wanted

There's a clear, growing demand for women in leadership positions, so what are you personally doing to fill it?
Mat Franken
A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)
Mentorship

A Girl's Guide to Finding an Awesome Mentor (and Being One)

Sixty-seven percent of women rate mentors as extremely important. So why have 63 percent never had one?
Leyla Seka
Bubbles and Brainstorming With Marc Andreessen
Marc Andreesen

Bubbles and Brainstorming With Marc Andreessen

One of America's most important venture capitalists talks tech bubbles, delayed gratification and his firm's efforts to hire a female partner.
Who Wants to Be CEO? Not Millennial Women.
Millennials

Who Wants to Be CEO? Not Millennial Women.

A new survey finds that female and millennial employees aren't interested in the corner office.
Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter
Women Entrepreneurs

Annie, Get Your Gun: 4 Business Lessons From a Sharpshooter

If you can embody Oakley's spirit in the boardroom, you'll go far.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
The Guide to Developing Young Women in Business Globally
Women Leaders

The Guide to Developing Young Women in Business Globally

Author Yetunde A. Odugbesan-Omede talks about how to harness -- and monetize -- a young employee's passions
Adiat Disu
How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs
Women-business Owners

How New York City Plans to Assist 5,000 Female Entrepreneurs

A new partnership with Citigroup aims to provide free help to aspiring female-business owners.
Why Shark Tank's 'Mr. Wonderful' Thinks Women Make Better CEOs
Women Leaders

Why Shark Tank's 'Mr. Wonderful' Thinks Women Make Better CEOs

'I've made more money with women executives. It's that simple.'
Carol Roth
Randi Zuckerberg's Simple Secret for Juggling Career and Kids
Mompreneurs

Randi Zuckerberg's Simple Secret for Juggling Career and Kids

The media maven offers a candid look at her 'lopsided' life as a working mother and explains how she prioritizes her time.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Leverage Boardroom Diversity for Greater Success
Women in Business

How to Leverage Boardroom Diversity for Greater Success

Women everywhere are "leaning in," yet larger cultural and institutional changes would help narrow the gender gap.
Sumi Krishnan
How to Recruit More Female Executives
Women Leaders

How to Recruit More Female Executives

Yes, women can comprise a greater proportion of your company's leadership team.
Mariah DeLeon
The 25 Highest-Paid Women Take a Miniature Pay Cut
Women in Business

The 25 Highest-Paid Women Take a Miniature Pay Cut

Median pay for the highest-paid female executives at publicly traded companies edged down to $13.8 million last year from $14.7 million in 2012.
Jennifer Liberto
Do Women Leaders Walk a Tightrope to Be Seen as Effective and Likable?
Gender bias

Do Women Leaders Walk a Tightrope to Be Seen as Effective and Likable?

Economist Sylvia Ann Hewlett's new book explains how the executive suite has eluded female managers.
Sylvia Ann Hewlett