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Women in Business

Women are a viable force in the business world.  More than 9.1 million firms are owned by women and they employ nearly 7.9 million people.  Women hold almost 52 percent of all professional-level jobs, and while they do not have a strong representation in leadership roles, they are fighting to climb up the corporate ladder.


CeCe Olisa on Building Self-Confidence, Being Authentic, and What’s Next

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Women's Equality Day 2021

Powerful Women’s Equality Day Speakers for an Unforgettable Event

This Women’s Equality Day, celebrate the triumphs of women past, present, and future with a powerful female speaker, no matter your event.
Inspirational Moms: Award-Winning Athlete Kerri Walsh Jennings with her Family

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Mandy Lubrano Promoted to Vice President at All American Entertainment

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Women Demand Equal Rights in the 1920s

National Women’s History Month 2018: Inspiring Women Fighting for Equality

A Month for Women National Women’s History Month was officially created in 1986, although it had been celebrated by several states prior to its federal...
Speakers at Wonder Women Tech 2017

Wonder Women Tech Long Beach Conference 2017

Wonder Women Tech is a celebration of women and diversity with a focus on STEAM, innovation, and entrepreneurialism.  With keynotes, workshops, panel discussions, classes,...
e-commerce entrepreneur Alexis Maybank

A Conversation with Entrepreneur, Alexis Maybank

Alexis Maybank is the Founder of Project September, the first CEO of Gilt Groupe, and co-author of the New York Times bestseller, By Invitation Only: How...

Top Women in Banking

American Banker, a magazine source for banking and financial news, just released it's 2016 list of "The 25 Most Powerful Women in Banking." The...