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Data You Haven't Seen: One Million HS Freshman Interested in STEM

Julie Kantor | Posted 05.07.2015 | Education
Julie Kantor

In 2013, according to My College Options, one of our key research partners with Million Women Mentors, under 7 percent of boys and 4 percent girls interested in STEM report having a mentor encouraging them.

Mentoring is the Down Payment on Our Future

Julie Kantor | Posted 06.13.2015 | Business
Julie Kantor

Light her candle, let in some additional light and life to your workplace ... as she is a daughter, a sister, potentially a future mother, scientist, IT leader and she needs you to help her light up her path.

STEM Learning STEMs from Transitions

Julie Kantor | Posted 04.15.2015 | Business
Julie Kantor

It's Friday as I write and brutally cold out there. As usual, I had so many, too many meetings and my brain is on overload trying to connect the dots of all the learning.

#ThankItForward

Julie Kantor | Posted 01.07.2015 | Impact
Julie Kantor

I invite you to use hashtag #ThankItForward to say Thanks a Million! to your mentor too. I encourage you to set a goal to mentor this year with workplace skills. To pay it forward.

Mentor 2.0 (Mentor + Sponsor)

Julie Kantor | Posted 12.15.2014 | Business
Julie Kantor

I was on cloud 91/2 last week at the Diversity Women's Leadership Conference conference put on Diversity Woman Magazine at the Grand Floridian (heav...

STEM Mentoring: I'm In. Now How Do I Find My Mentee?

Julie Kantor | Posted 08.18.2014 | Business
Julie Kantor

In light of the diversity reports coming out of the top tech companies in the country such as Google and Linkedin, we hope that we all can jump into STEM mentoring to make sure women and minorities have the skills needed for the jobs.

Google Diversity Report and Unleashing STEM Mentors

Julie Kantor | Posted 07.29.2014 | Business
Julie Kantor

Google's big news about the diversity of their workforce is sending shockwaves through corporate and nonprofit America this week in a bold announcement by Google's SVP of People Operations Laszlo Bock who shared on PBS that 17 percent of tech jobs at Google are filled by women and under 3 percent by minorities.

Choose to Find Her and Mentor Her

Julie Kantor | Posted 04.02.2014 | Business
Julie Kantor

Recently I was talking to a new friend about sponsorship. In particular, I was talking about the need for women to sponsor younger women in their careers by championing them for internships, jobs, promotions, and fellowships with introductions and more.

Championing the Mentors and Role Models Who Build Tomorrow's Leaders

Anna Maria Chavez | Posted 03.10.2014 | Women
Anna Maria Chavez

Together with the Million Women Mentors, we are working to ensure that girls build the same skills and the same confidence in STEM as boys.