Facebook COO Unfriends Gender Stereotypes

Phrases such as “She’s a bit aggressive” used in judging businesswomen’s job performance are unfortunate stereotyping, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg told the World Economic Forum in Davos, Sw...

10Q w/ Lauren Edelman

1. Name: Lauren Edelman 2. Current job, past jobs: Currently Account Coordinator at XA, The Experiential Agency; previously Senior Publicist at VanNice PR; Events & Marketing Intern at Michigan Avenue Maga...

10Q w/ Brianna Wellen

1. Name: Brianna Wellen 2. Current job, past jobs: Throughout college I was heavily involved with the student newspaper, eventually becoming editor-in-chief of the publication my senior year. During that time ...

GlassCeiling.com Hosts Networking Event

GlassCeiling.com hosted its inaugural networking event on Jan. 15, 2013, at The Peninsula Hotel in Chicago. The evening’s theme was “You Can’t Get What You Don’t Ask For; Tell Us What You Want or Need.” Discuss...

Four Key Tools for Entrepreneurs

What four vital resources help women entrepreneurs in the Midwest? Lynn-Ann Gries, president and chief investment officer of Cleveland-based JumpStart Inc., points to four: networking opportunities; women-geare...

10Q w/ Sallyann Price

1. Name: Sallyann Price 2. Current job, past jobs: I'm an editor at the monthly magazine of Rotary International. Before that, I was an editor at my college newspaper and a perennial intern at a variety of pub...

Women’s Businesses Grow ‘Under the Radar’

Women-owned businesses lack visibility, not success. A new report suggests such businesses with $10 million+ in revenues have grown by 57% to 12,700 over the past decade. This has happened “ under the radar,” a...

17th Place and Falling

With 75% of women in the workforce, the United States ranked 17th among 22 developed countries. That’s a huge retreat from 1990, when we rank 6th, according to research by Cornell economists Francine Blau and L...

Can Quotas Beat the ‘Old Boy Network’?

Britain should institute quotas to ensure that women are fairly represented in boardrooms, says Frances O’Grady. Her opinion matters: She is the first woman to serve as general secretary of the Trades Union Con...

10Q w/ Beth Doane

1. Name: Beth Doane 2. Current job, past jobs: Founder of RainTees; owner of Andira Consulting; author. 3. Last school attended; major:  Eastern Michigan University; Theater, Communications, Writing. 4. Did ...