Backstage in the greenroom of the podcast festival where she’s scheduled to appear, Arlan Hamilton is quietly singing the lyrics to Janet Jackson’s “Control.” She’d like to walk on stage as the song plays, but the festival crew has copyright concerns. So instead, she is shimmying offstage in her chair, half-humming the chorus under her breath: “I’m in control / Never gonna stop / Control / To get what I want / Control / I like to have a lot.” Continue reading Memo to the Silicon Valley boys’ club: Arlan Hamilton has no time for your BS
Shirley Chen’s list of experiences is as diverse as it is impressive: she spent her childhood on China’s national gymnastics team, studied biochemical engineering at Columbia University, interned at Chanel, Bergdorf Goodman, and Vogue, and worked as a media and retail consultant at McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. Continue reading How This Tech Founder Is Giving The Internet A Face Lift By Changing The Way We Shop
CareerBuilder, one of the largest independent technology companies providing “hello to hire™” HR solutions to global customers, today announced the implementation of its leadership succession plan. Continue reading CareerBuilder Promotes President and Chief Operating Officer Irina Novoselsky to Chief Executive Officer
TAMPA, Florida – As the holidays approach, many people will begin making a list of what to buy the loved ones in their lives. For some people, it can be a daunting task, especially if they will be buying for someone they feel already has everything. Research out of the University of Toronto suggests that people may want to give the gift of experiences, because that can help foster stronger relationships.
Continue reading Gifts for the Woman Who Has Everything
Netflix is creating a new executive position that will focus on inclusion and diversity among employees of the streaming entertainment giant.
By: Moira Forbes
When news broke that Stacey Cunningham had been named President of the New York Exchange, it was hard to find a headline that didn’t make mention of her gender. Continue reading From Intern To NYSE Head: Stacey Cunningham’s Barrier-Breaking Rise To The Top Of Wall Street
In a historic first, Land O’Lakes Inc. named an openly gay woman as its CEO last week. Continue reading New Land O’Lakes CEO Is First Openly Gay Woman To Head A Fortune 500 Company
The Detroit native studied at Penn and Stanford, worked for Goldman and Google, and now runs the gig economy pioneer that Ikea acquired in 2017. Continue reading Stacy Brown-Philpot of TaskRabbit on Being a Black Woman in Silicon Valley
Sarah Guo didn’t necessarily set out to become a venture capitalist. She certainly didn’t imagine she would become one of the first female general partners at one of the oldest venture firms in the country. Continue reading Sarah Guo breaks through at Greylock, becoming one of the first female general partners in the firm’s 53-year history
Dr. Silvia Mah, investor and founding partner at Ad Astra Ventures, and her team are equipping female entrepreneurs to build, run and scale investable businesses. Continue reading A Scientist-Turned-Investor Is Helping Female Entrepreneurs Build And Scale Their Businesses