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'Masculine'-'Feminine' Difference: How We Influence

Caroline Turner | Posted 10.21.2014 | Business
Caroline Turner

My vision is of workplaces -- and a world -- where men and women lead and succeed together. My focus is on gender diversity in leadership of the business world. My vision will occur when leaders recognize the value of both "masculine" and "feminine" ways of working and leading and create workplaces that leverage the strengths of both.

The Solution to Achieving Gender Diversity: Value Yin AND Yang

Caroline Turner | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business
Caroline Turner

When asked why women do not make it to the top of business proportionally, most people think first of their role in the family, a real and important issue.

The Female Double Bind Part II: The Weakling vs. the B*tch

Kali Rogers | Posted 08.17.2014 | Women
Kali Rogers

Make a commitment and strive to understand your friends, coworkers, daughters and moms -- because they are being judged just as harshly for their intrinsic personalities. Let's work to be embraced by our choices, instead defined by our of limitations.

Obstacles for Women in Business: The Double Bind

Caroline Turner | Posted 08.03.2014 | Business
Caroline Turner

What is to blame for the fact that women (who earn over half of all degrees) in the U.S. are still not proportionately represented at the leadership levels of American business?

Women at the Top: Why Such Slow Progress?

Caroline Turner | Posted 07.30.2014 | Business
Caroline Turner

We can consciously alter habitual ways of thinking and leading. Making unconscious mindsets conscious is how women will reach the top and share leadership with men!

Beauty Ambivalence: Why We Take Sides

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 11.04.2013 | Women
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

I've never liked the saying (not to mention the sentiment) "you can't be too rich or too thin." But now, "you can't be too beautiful" is under fire, too. When it comes to women and their looks, it seems we just can't win.

Women Are Less Likely To Take Credit In This Situation

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.08.2013 | Women

Women are capable of taking full credit for their contributions to a team project -- except if the other team member is a man. So claims a new stud...

Expose the Double Bind

Ilene H. Lang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ilene H. Lang

The number of women in Congress has gone down in 2010 for the first time in 30 years despite a record number of women who ran for the House and Senate. Gender stereotyping is behind the decline.

Pipeline in Peril: Women MBAs Lag Behind

Dr. Sasha Galbraith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dr. Sasha Galbraith

It was always just a matter of time. As more women graduated with advanced degrees, entered the workforce and gained relevant experience, we would see...

It's Time To Stop, Look, and Listen to What Sarah Palin is Saying

Madeleine M. Kunin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Madeleine M. Kunin

We always knew that people paid more attention to what women politicians looked like than to what they said. Hairstyles, shoes, skirts, or pants, and...