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Women Won't Have Equal Numbers of Board Seats Until 2055, New Study Finds
Women in Business

Women Won't Have Equal Numbers of Board Seats Until 2055, New Study Finds

The Equilar Gender Diversity Index looks at the female representation on the boards of the biggest companies in the United States.
Nina Zipkin
March Every Day for Women Entrepreneurs
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March Every Day for Women Entrepreneurs

Here's how to fight daily for that spot in the C-suite and help other women get there, too.
Sarah Austin
5 Interesting Things About Japan's First Self-Made Female Billionaire
Billionaires

5 Interesting Things About Japan's First Self-Made Female Billionaire

Yoshiko Shinohara joins the list of only 26 other self-made female Asian billionaires.
Rose Leadem
Heartland Entrepreneur: 1 Woman's Journey to Global Startup Success
Entrepreneurs

Heartland Entrepreneur: 1 Woman's Journey to Global Startup Success

Neither age, nor location, nor gender defines or limits an entrepreneur.
Peter Daisyme
24 Exceptional Women-Hosted Podcasts for Entrepreneurs in 2017
Women Entrepreneurs

24 Exceptional Women-Hosted Podcasts for Entrepreneurs in 2017

Many of the most informative podcasts for entrepreneurs have a female perspective.
Matt Mayberry
Business Success Starts 'With One Person, an Idea and a Passion'
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Business Success Starts 'With One Person, an Idea and a Passion'

Leaders including the founder of Dylan's Candy Bar and co-founder of Birchbox share some great advice during the U.N.'s Women's Entrepreneurship Day conference.
Nina Zipkin
4 Takeaways From 2 Powerful Women's Stories of Loss and Defeat
Women Leaders

4 Takeaways From 2 Powerful Women's Stories of Loss and Defeat

Hillary Clinton's and Sophia Amoruso's very different defeats each tell us, 'Now, we are stronger than ever.'
Kindra Hall
Have American Women Abandoned the Battle for Equal Pay?
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Have American Women Abandoned the Battle for Equal Pay?

There are about as many women as men in the workforce but that is one of the few ways they are equals.
Dov Baron
We Didn't Put a Woman in the White House. But What About Women in the Workplace?
Women Leaders

We Didn't Put a Woman in the White House. But What About Women in the Workplace?

For her new book, 'Earning It,' a WSJ journalist talked to 50-plus female corporate trailblazers about the experiences they had on their way up.
Joann S. Lublin
3 Ways to Listen Better and Become a More Effective Communicator
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3 Ways to Listen Better and Become a More Effective Communicator

Leaders should engage a greater number of voices in the conversation and seek to understand the emotional motivations at play.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
7 Ways Women Leaders Can Excel at Being Their Authentic Selves
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7 Ways Women Leaders Can Excel at Being Their Authentic Selves

As women rise in the ranks they often receive a lot of bad advice to act like somebody besides who they really are.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
In the Company of Women: 3 Female Founders to Inspire You to Success
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In the Company of Women: 3 Female Founders to Inspire You to Success

Here are three of the 100 different women profiled in Grace Bonney's newest book.
Rocky Vy
The Leadership Styles Clinton and Trump Use to Connect With Supporters
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The Leadership Styles Clinton and Trump Use to Connect With Supporters

Whether voters are with her or want to make America great again might well depend on how they're hardwired to respect collaboration or a more direct approach.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
Startups Are the Best Place for Women in Business
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Startups Are the Best Place for Women in Business

The hyper-speed, collaborative nature of the startup environment means that all hands must be on deck.
Allison Gage