The enormous crystal chandelier that hangs in the foyer of Bozoma Saint John’s Los Angeles home gives a dramatic first impression, but it’s no less dramatic than the homeowner herself. Almost six feet tall in bare feet and wearing her signature bright prints with matching fuchsia lip gloss, Saint John (Boz to her friends) is every bit as striking giving a tour of her new home as she was onstage being honored as Executive of the Year at Billboard’s 2016 Women in Music awards last winter. Continue reading Uber’s New Exec Bozoma Saint John on Sexism, Embracing Fear, and Bringing Her ‘Whole Self’ to Work
Founder and CEO of Healthy Momma, Flossie Hall is an active duty Navy spouse of 15 years and a mother of four, ranging in age from 6 to 17. Like many military spouses today, despite having a college degree, Flossie faced employment challenges due to her husband’s frequent deployments and multiple moves. In fact, Flossie was headed to medical school when orders were received for her husband to deploy overseas – again. Unemployed in San Diego with four children and a husband in harm’s way, many might have considered it easier to pack up and move ‘back home’ to be closer to family for support. Not Flossie. Continue reading Military Spouse Finds Future in Healthy, Affordable Food Prep.
A global perspective on best practices women everywhere can use Continue reading Leadership Strategies for Women
Have you ever made a mistake as a small business owner? Who hasn’t? If it’s any consolation, you’re definitely not alone. The 12 mistakes below are so common that every entrepreneur I know (including me!) has made at least one of them.
- Failing to plan
“When you fail to plan, you’re planning to fail,” as the saying goes. Without a business plan to guide your startup and growth, you’ll struggle to make decisions, get loans, or bring investors on board.
Continue reading 12 Mistakes All Small Business Owners Make (and How to Avoid Them)
NAWRB is excited to launch the first and only earning recognition program for Women-Owned Small Businesses (WOSB) within the housing ecosystem. As we celebrate these diverse sectors and merge industries into one list, we are raising awareness of leading women-owned small businesses and helping form profitable collaborations to propel women’s economic growth. Continue reading Deadline July 4, 2017: NAWRB Top 50 Women-Owned Small Business Revenue Awards! (Find Your SBA NAICS Code)
A few months after Jeffrey Siminoff left his position as VP of diversity and inclusion at Twitter, the company has brought on Candi Castleberry Singleton to lead Twitter’s diversity efforts. Continue reading Twitter has a new VP of inclusion and diversity
Despite the progress made by women in science, engineering, and medicine, a glance at most university directories or pharmaceutical executive committees tells a more complex story. Women in science are succeeding in fields that may not even be conscious of the gender imbalances.
CINCINNATI, OH – Dr. Nadine C. Wheat has one goal – to make better leaders.
Dr. Wheat, the new Union Institute & University Director of the Master of Science in Organizational Leadership (MSOL), Bachelor of Science with a major in Organizational Leadership and Undergraduate Business programs, brings corporate and academic experience to the position.
Minuteman Press International Welcomes Suchitra Kamath as a New Minuteman Press Franchisee in Edison; Prior to Franchising, Suchitra was Managing Global Programs for Tier -1 Investment Banks on Wall Street in New York City.
Continue reading How New Business Owner Suchitra Kamath is Building Her Minuteman Press Franchise in Edison, NJ, One Satisfied Customer at a Time
Firms Raise the Bar for Advancing Women to Top Leadership Continue reading Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance and AWSCPA Announce 2017 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women and Best Firms for Leadership Equity