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Posts tagged "Women"
Gender Diversity on Boards Increases

Gender Diversity on Boards Increases

Continuing pressure on corporate boards by investors to include more women is producing real results. State Street has announced that more than 150 companies targeted for not having a female director as part of its Fearless Girls campaign have added at least one, reports Bloomberg. CalSTRS is withholding votes from companies without women on their...
What is a Powerful Woman?

What is a Powerful Woman?

“Please take a moment to consider the powerful women in your life. Thank them for embracing their true power as women, and for not giving it up in an attempt to be more like a man”. A truly powerful woman does not have to fight her way to the top. A truly powerful woman is...
Poster: Woman

Poster: Woman

TED: Michelle Obama’s plea for education

Speaking at a London girls’ school, Michelle Obama makes a passionate, personal case for each student to take education seriously. It is this new, brilliant generation, she says, that will close the gap between the world as it is and the world as it should be. First Lady Michelle Obama, a lawyer and administrator, is...
Poster: The Feminine Business Paradigm Questions

Poster: The Feminine Business Paradigm Questions

Ten Decision Making Questions – from Shiloh McCloud’s “Heart of the Visionary” workbook  
Enduring myths about rape victims lead to acquittals, says chief prosecutor

Enduring myths about rape victims lead to acquittals, says chief prosecutor

Alison Saunders says jurors arrive at court with preconceptions about women which affects how they consider evidence This is an interesting article and it is good to know that prosecutors and detectives involved in rape cases are now trained to challenge myths and stereotypes. Saunders said she wanted to start a debate that might require “some...