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Women Inspiration and Enterprise

'Know Your Power And Be Ready": An Exclusive Interview With Nancy Pelosi

Marianne Schnall | Posted 11.21.2011 | Women
Marianne Schnall

I want these young women to have the confidence that whatever they have been doing will prepare them in a very unique way for the challenges ahead. There's no one like them.

WIE 2011: Connecting With the Next Generation of Women Leaders

Arianna Huffington | Posted 10.24.2011 | Women
Arianna Huffington

This year's WIE Symposium (Women: Inspiration & Enterprise) promises to be even better than last year's, with an amazing lineup of speakers, honorees, and participants all sharing our ideas, our experiences, and our desire to help make life better for women around the world.

Wanted: Women As Technology Entrepreneurs

Los Angeles Times | Posted 07.06.2011 | Technology

[T]he relative paucity of female technology entrepreneurs remains a chronic problem. So Arianna Huffington, Donna Karan and Sarah Brown are teaming...

WIE: In Hope of a Better Tomorrow

Karen Cummings-Palmer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Cummings-Palmer

The WIE Symposium in New York was billed as an event that would bring young women face to face with their role models in support of some of the world's poorest women.

The Making of a Novel: Inspiration is Overrated

Jennie Nash | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jennie Nash

A week or so ago, I scratched one book idea and 50 pages, and brought a different book idea off the back burner and onto a front burner. I thought of ...

Cooperation, Not Competition At The WIE Symposium

Elinor Steele | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elinor Steele

Ultimately what I got out of the WIE Symposium is that women should not be afraid to dream. Every woman I met today overcame the doubters and the self-doubt that lurks inside all of us.

Giving Every Daughter a Mother

Elizabeth Adler | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Elizabeth Adler

Maternal mortality is a tragedy of global inequity. But if we commit ourselves to changing the health care delivery systems that fail poor, rural women, we can eliminate this tragedy.

The Right of Every Woman to Survive Childbirth

Deepa Jha | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Deepa Jha

Many women do not have knowledge about their health entitlements and die due to the almost always treatable complications of pregnancy and childbirth.