• The CEO Is To Blame For A Company In Crisis–...
    Fortune - Oct 28
    When a company is in trouble, the buck stops with the CEO, right? Not necessarily. According to a new study, 80% of press reports about female CEOs involved in a crisis cited the chief as the source of the problem. But... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Why So Many Female CEOs Have Blonde Hair
    Business Insider - Sep 29
    It’s rare for a woman to make it to the very top of a large corporation these days, and it’s rare for an adult human to have blond hair. But blond women are far more likely to end up a chief executive or U.S. senator... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Why More Media Headlines Are Actually Bad For Women...
    Washington Post - Jun 23
    When a woman is appointed to lead a major public company these days -- think GM's Mary Barra or Yahoo's Marissa Mayer -- it often becomes a major media event, met with wall-to-wall news coverage and an avalanche of... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Median Female CEO Actually Out-Earned Her Male Peer...
    Chicago Tribune - May 11
    The gender pay gap is a persistent phenomenon, research shows, affecting women ranging from young female college graduates to mid-career mothers to even groups of top executives. But look at the pay packages for the small... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Career Tips From 5 Millennial Women CEOs Leading...
    Entrepreneur - Dec 21
    It is no secret that women have long been underrepresented in the executive managerial ranks of large, innovative companies. In fact, according to AmericanProgress.org, while women make up 52 percent of all professional... Read »
    1 year ago
  • Building A Board: Female Founders And CEOs Wanted
    Entrepreneur - May 6
    Filling board seats for a fast-growing business can be an exciting endeavor. The process itself, done correctly, can be amazingly rewarding and a boon for any company. Working through discovery and creating your company... Read »
    2 years ago
  • America’s Highest Paid Female CEOs (Infographic)
    Forbes - May 4
    According to a USA TODAY analysis of data from S&P Capital IQ and Bespoke Investment Group, Marissa Mayer is America’s best-paid female chief executive. The Yahoo YHOO -0.82% boss ranks seventh in terms of overall CEO pay,... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Why Female CEOs Are Staying Quiet On Activist...
    Fortune - Feb 12
    Do activist investors really see women CEOs as easier targets? That’s the question that media pundits and experts alike are abuzz with as six prominent female CEOs fend off bids from aggressive activist investors. Most... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Why So Few Women Are CEOs (In 5 Charts)
    Fortune - Jan 14
    It’s not news that the percentage of women taking over the C-Suite in America is increasing at a glacial pace. Yet a report out today by Pew Research sheds some new light on exactly why the rate of change has been so... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Why Businesses Benefit From Having More Women In Top...
    American Express - Jan 14
    Women may have gained more respect in the business world in recent decades, but they’re still very underrepresented in the boardroom—and it could be at a detriment to companies' culture. A new report from Catalyst, a... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Only 11% Of Silicon Valley Executives Are Women
    Mashable - Jan 5
    Gender inequality in Silicon Valley is no secret. The tech scene is often criticized for its gender gap in pay — research shows that men with graduate or professional degrees earn 73% more than women with the same... Read »
    2 years ago
  • It’s Time To Stop Asking CEOs How They...
    Fortune - Dec 16
    Susan Wojcicki leads YouTube, a multi-billion dollar Google subsidiary. That perch gives her insight into many things: the future of media, the nature of modern fame, how to manage high-performing employees. But Wojcicki... Read »
    2 years ago
  • Executive Women, Finding (And Owning) Their Voice
    NYT - Nov 14
    What does it mean for women to have a “voice” in meetings? How can they navigate perceptions around assertiveness, particularly when they are often judged more harshly than men? And is much of the conversation around... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Growing The Ranks Of Women Execs: 3 Tips For Becoming...
    HuffPo - Oct 21
    I'm heartened to see female CEOs in all sorts of organizations -- political, business and not-for-profit -- but women still represent a tiny minority of CEOs worldwide. Just 5 percent of Fortune 500 CEO positions and 5.3... Read »
    3 years ago
  • The Transformative Leadership Styles Of 3 Top Female...
    Entrepreneur - Oct 16
    Each of these “leading ladies” has had to exhibit a specific transformational leadership style to meet the immediate challenges of their respective companies to secure and ensure long-term viability. Read »
    3 years ago