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Google Engineer’s Anti-Diversity Memo Displays Company’s Misogynist Culture

Google Engineer’s Anti-Diversity Memo Displays Company’s Misogynist Culture

Top leaders at the company demonstrated their own worst practices by hiding behind a statement from their brand new head of diversity, who has only been on the job for a couple of weeks.

Serena Williams Tells Black Women to ‘Be Fearless’ on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

Serena Williams Tells Black Women to ‘Be Fearless’ on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

“I am trying to figure out how I can move the needle forward and open doors for everyone, no matter the color of their skin.”

Boeing Engineers Read Historic Letters: Women Make Us Better

Boeing Engineers Read Historic Letters: Women Make Us Better

Boeing is dedicated to increasing the number of women in STEM careers worldwide.

JCPenney Welcomes Libby Edelman Fashion Brand Featuring Modern Designs for the Everyday Woman

JCPenney Welcomes Libby Edelman Fashion Brand Featuring Modern Designs for the Everyday Woman

“As we move to revitalize our women’s business at JCPenney, we want to attract new customers by expanding our women’s contemporary assortment,” said John Tighe, chief merchant for JCPenney.

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Analyzing Deloitte’s Plans to Phase Out Business Resource Groups

In my expert opinion, Deloitte’s phasing out of its business resource groups is a big mistake.

R. Kelly ‘Alarmed and Disturbed’ by ‘Cult’ Allegations

R. Kelly ‘Alarmed and Disturbed’ by ‘Cult’ Allegations

“R. Kelly is the sweetest person you will ever want to meet. But Robert is the devil,” Asante McGee says in a BuzzFeed article on Kelly.

For Women at Congress: The Right To Bare Arms?

For Women at Congress: The Right To Bare Arms?

The dress code requires men to wear suit jackets and ties in the House chamber and speaker’s lobby, which is just outside it, and women are not supposed to wear sleeveless tops or dresses without a sweater or jacket.

Mastercard Mentors Emerging Women Entrepreneurs

Mastercard Partnership Mentors Emerging Women Entrepreneurs

The program inspires future leaders to pay it forward in their communities.

Dark Hair Dye and Chemical Relaxers Linked To Breast Cancer

Dark Hair Dye and Chemical Relaxers Linked To Breast Cancer

The study was the first to find a significant increase in breast cancer risk among Black women who used dark shades of hair dye and white women who used chemical relaxers.

White House Gender Pay Gap More Than Tripled Under Trump

White House Gender Pay Gap More Than Tripled Under Trump

The gap is even wider than previously reported for staffers of the Trump administration.

Serena Williams Would Rank 'No. 700' if She Played Against Men, Says John McEnroe

Serena Williams Would Rank ‘No. 700’ if She Played Against Men, Says John McEnroe

Williams responds to McEnroe’s sexist comments that question her ability to defeat pro tennis players in the men’s circuit.

TIAA's CEO Roger Ferguson: It’s Time to Speed Up the Progress of Women on Boards

TIAA’s CEO Roger Ferguson: It’s Time to Speed Up the Progress of Women on Boards

"Improving diversity and inclusion — on boards and across the corporate workforce as well — is not just a 'nice to have' but a business imperative," writes Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., President and CEO at TIAA.

Serena Williams Stands Up Against Domestic Violence, Financial Abuse

Serena Williams Stands Up Against Domestic Violence, Financial Abuse

The tennis great joins an initiative to economically empower victims of domestic abuse.

Gender Wage Gap May Be ‘Genetic,’ Says Higher Ed Official

Gender Wage Gap May Be ‘Genetic,’ Says Higher Ed Official

“I’m not smart enough to know the difference,” said Edward Morton of the State University System of Florida.

Many Rape Victims Experience ‘Paralysis’ During Assault, Study Finds

Many Rape Victims Experience ‘Paralysis’ During Assault, Study Finds

“Don’t blame rape victims for not resisting,” said the lead author of the study. “It’s a normal biological reaction when exposed to an extreme threat.”

Mammogram Follow-up Tests Take Longer for Asian Women

Mammogram Follow-up Tests Take Longer for Asian Women

Half of white women in the study got follow-up tests within 15 days, compared with 19 days for Japanese women, 28 days for Filipina women and 32 days for Vietnamese women.

Why Women Are Better Investors: Study

If you want to invest like a wonder woman, that means shifting to a long-term focus, saving more up front and giving up on trying to time the market with brilliant trades.

Uber Fires More Than 20 Workers After Sexual Harassment Investigation

Uber Fires More Than 20 Workers After Sexual Harassment Investigation

Lack of diversity was always at the core of Uber’s problems.

EY Names New Office Managing Partner in Tulsa

Female Athletes Make Winning Entrepreneurs, According to New EY/espnW Report

The study highlights the skills women develop as athletes and how those winning behaviors contribute to entrepreneurial success.

Achieving Gender Balance in Senior Leadership

Achieving Gender Balance in Senior Leadership

Leaders from Novartis, Sodexo, Johnson & Johnson and Marriott International provide insights into critical factors that enabled their companies to make progress in gender balance in senior leadership.

No women on Senate healthcare panel

Not One Woman Included in Senate Panel Crafting Healthcare Law

Nearly half of Senators comprising the group represent just 2.6 percent of entire U.S. population and less than 1 percent of Blacks and Latinos.

Woman Faces Prison Time for Laughing at Jeff Sessions

Woman Faces Prison Time for Laughing at Jeff Sessions

Desiree Fairooz could spend up to a year in prison for laughter during the Senate confirmation hearing of President Donald Trump’s appointed U.S. attorney general.

Women Can Legally Be Paid Less Based on Salary History, Court Rules

Women Can Legally Be Paid Less Based on Salary History, Court Rules

The ruling in California will perpetuate pay discrimination based on gender.