Working Women

Rwandan Female Entrepreneur Set To Open The Country’s First Craft Beer Brewery

Rwandan Female Entrepreneur Set To Open The Country’s First Craft Beer Brewery

When we look around the world at countries which are making great strides for gender equality and the empowerment of women, Rwanda stands out to us. Although it endured an […]

November 2, 2016 ×
Why The Economy Needs More Female Entrepreneurs

Why The Economy Needs More Female Entrepreneurs

Although the gender gap in the business industry may be slowly starting to close, women still face more obstacles when trying to start their own businesses than their male counterparts. […]

October 24, 2016 ×
Michigan Tech University Encouraging Girls To Enter The Automotive Industry With New Program

Michigan Tech University Encouraging Girls To Enter The Automotive Industry With New Program

According to 2016 statistics, although women make up half the workforce in the United States, they represent only a quarter of the automotive field. When you break it down even […]

October 21, 2016 ×
These 2 Tech CEOs Didn’t Let Cancer, An Accident Or A Lack Of VC’s Stop Their Success

These 2 Tech CEOs Didn’t Let Cancer, An Accident Or A Lack Of VC’s Stop Their Success

By Ivy Hughes There’s a story most business owners have—the personal one—that they don’t tell for whatever reason. As a women-owned start-up with some large, international clients and no VC […]

October 19, 2016 ×
Engineer Writes ‘Stem Gems’ Book Profiling 44 Successful Women In STEM To Inspire Young Girls

Engineer Writes ‘Stem Gems’ Book Profiling 44 Successful Women In STEM To Inspire Young Girls

We live in a world where it is hard to escape stories about celebrities, negative gossip, trash, and superficial issues. The younger generation are growing up only knowing a world […]

October 6, 2016 ×
“Dear Female Founder” Book Shares Letters From Successful Entrepreneurs To New Businesswomen

“Dear Female Founder” Book Shares Letters From Successful Entrepreneurs To New Businesswomen

When you read articles about some of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs and business owners, one of the most common traits (apart from experiencing failure and having that be a […]

September 26, 2016 ×
Leadership Program Pairs Underserved High School Teen Girls With Female Journalists & Writers

Leadership Program Pairs Underserved High School Teen Girls With Female Journalists & Writers

On a recent Saturday evening in Lower Manhattan, nearly two dozen high school girls stood next to glowing laptops, displaying projects to a milling crowd. One used the online presentation […]

September 2, 2016 ×
More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

By Samantha Rivers In an election where we have the first woman to ever be a front-running candidate for the President of the United States, it’s safe to say we’re […]

August 8, 2016 ×
Five #GirlBosses Who Have Made A Fortune In Male-Dominated Industries

Five #GirlBosses Who Have Made A Fortune In Male-Dominated Industries

James Brown once sang that “this is a man’s world” and, unfortunately, in many ways he was right. However, he also proclaimed that it would be nothing without a woman, […]

July 27, 2016 ×
This All-Female Coding School In Afghanistan Is Inspiring The Younger Gen. Of STEM Girls

This All-Female Coding School In Afghanistan Is Inspiring The Younger Gen. Of STEM Girls

There is a movement happening around the world to engage especially young women and girls in STEM industries. Given that our society is only going to continue to innovate, it […]

July 25, 2016 ×
Mechanical Engineer Suzanne Singer On The Need For More Native American Women In STEM

Mechanical Engineer Suzanne Singer On The Need For More Native American Women In STEM

Suzanne Singer is doing important work in the STEM world. She received her PhD. in Mechanical Engineering at UC Berkeley and works as a staff engineer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. In […]

July 21, 2016 ×
The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

There have been an increased amount of discussions on the role of women in the Catholic Church lately. Should women be allowed to serve in the Priesthood alongside men? Should […]

July 5, 2016 ×