International Women's Day

Business News

She Was Google's 16th Employee and YouTube's CEO for 25 Years. Now, She Is Getting Her Own Barbie Doll and So Are Her Sisters.

Susan Wojcicki is one of the seven women, including her sisters Anne and Janet, to be honored with their own Barbie dolls for International Women's Day.

Leadership

Why Paying Women An Equal Wage Helps — Not Hurts — Your Business

Just 82 cents. That's what the average woman makes for every $1 earned by a man in the United States in 2022. It's a shocking but not surprising statistic, as women have been given increasingly more responsibilities and influence in the business world but have never received the same compensation.

Leadership

Uma Thurman's Daredevil Stunt Driver Blazed Her Own Trail in a Male-Dominated Industry — Here's What She Wants to Tell Women Everywhere

Zandara Kennedy is a stunt double, coordinator and precision driver who will become the first Canadian woman to compete in Formula Drift this year.

Leadership

A 400-Year-Old Family Business Remains the 'Gold Standard' in Its Category — Its First Women Leaders Reveal the Secret

Executive chair and president Craigie Zildjian became the company's first woman leader in 1990. Today, she's preparing her niece Cady to uphold the legacy.

Leadership

8 Ways To Empower the Next Generation of Women Leaders

Here's what organizations and leaders can do to instill courage and inspire our younger generation of female entrepreneurs.

Thought Leaders

International Women's Day Is Your Moment to Succeed

As we celebrate this cornerstone of Women's History Month, here are four essential tips for standing out in a wide-open entrepreneurial world.

News and Trends

Here's How Companies Are Ensuring Women's Workplace Safety

The Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition, and Redressal) Act, 2013, (POSH Act) directs all employers with 10 and more employees to constitute an Internal Committee (IC) with a 50-50 men-women ratio and a woman head

Growth Strategies

The UAE's Increase Of Paid Maternity Leave Is A Step In The Right Direction, But More Needs To Be Done

Women should not have to make the choice between being a mother and having a career. We should have an environment where it is encouraged to do both.

Leadership

Studies Suggest It's Good Business to Hire Women Over Men. Here's Why.

It is clear that the "glass ceiling" exists, and women face discrimination that hinders their advancement compared to men, despite having similar qualifications, skills and experience. However, employing women over men may be the key to success for your business, according to a wealth of scientific research.

Women Entrepreneur™

How Women Entrepreneurs Have Dominated The Beauty and Personal Care Sector

Women have been astute in the beauty and personal care sector and have held dominance in the sector

Thought Leaders

70% of Male Leaders Believe This Industry Is Inclusive — But Most Female Leaders Disagree.

Embracing diversity and inclusion at your business can lead to better results, more innovation and access to top talent. Here's how.

News and Trends

International Women's Day: Is Money Still a Man's Job?

According to a 2021 Deloitte India survey, only 3.9 per cent of CFOs were women. It was up from 2.5 per cent in 2018

Women Entrepreneur™

NITI Aayog's Senior Advisor Anna Roy On Building Ecosystem For Women Entrepreneurship

On the occasion of International Women's Day, Roy, who is also the mission director of WEP, talks about the need, importance and scope of women entrepreneurship in India

Entrepreneurs

Here Are the Women Entrepreneurs Changing the Face of Tech in India

Women leaders in the field of technology in India have been breaking the glass ceiling by climbing the ladder in a male-dominated industry. They have cemented the fact that diversity matters in the world

Leadership

The Hollywood Speech Coach Who Turned Gal Gadot Into Wonder Woman Reveals How to Use Your Voice to Get What You Want

Samara Bay's new book 'Permission to Speak: How to Change What Power Sounds Like, Starting With You' reveals how to do exactly that.