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Women Inventors

This Is What Happens When You Bring Your Baby To A Business Conference

Anna Seacat | Posted 03.03.2016 | Business
Anna Seacat

Lisa DeLuca, who just happens to be the most prolific female inventor in all of IBM's history, a famous TED talk speaker, and published author, traded in her heels and business suit for a baby carrier during the final day of the IBM InterConnect Conference.

Why We Need Women's History Month, In One Brilliant Comic

The Huffington Post | Kyli Singh | Posted 03.03.2016 | Women

In celebration of Women's History Month, cartoonist and Tumblr user Rebecca Cohen posted an illustration that remembers some of the most inspiring fem...

Why Women May Make Better Investors

Nigel Barber | Posted 10.15.2016 | Money
Nigel Barber

In a world that has a thousand beatings in store for you every day you get up, you have two choices. Either you get seriously humble, or you get spectacularly lucky. These options are illustrated by investment differences between men and women.

Mothers Of Invention

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 05.18.2016 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

Kwolek was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame for her invention of Kevlar. At the induction, she was escorted to the stage by a policeman whose Kevlar bulletproof vest had saved his life.

Why The World Should Know The Names of These 5 Women In STEM

Posted 03.17.2015 | Impact

In 2011, women made up only one quarter of the American workforce in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), and their presence in co...

What Women Want: The Changing Face of the Reasonable Investor

Jean Rogers | Posted 01.17.2015 | Impact
Jean Rogers

"This is a Man's World" may have been the long-running theme song of our capital markets for decades, but when it comes to the investment field, women are singing a different tune. And companies may want to learn the lyrics.

8 Awesome Things You Probably Didn't Know Were Invented By Women

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 08.20.2013 | Women

When someone says the word "inventor," prolific and history-making men like Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, George Washington Carver and Benjami...

Former Model Strikes It Big With Clever New Invention

Posted 06.19.2013 | Home

One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to han...

Mothers of Invention, Indeed

Ethlie Ann Vare | Posted 05.20.2013 | Women
Ethlie Ann Vare

Yes, it's Women's History Month, and I'm on the college lecture circuit. Like I tell the students: February is Black History Month, March is Women's History Month, and the rest of the year is for white guys.

M is for the Many Things...

Ethlie Ann Vare | Posted 07.03.2012 | Women
Ethlie Ann Vare

My mother looked like Grace Kelly in her prime and acted like Shirley MacLaine in Terms of Endearment

4 Inventions You Might Not Know Were Made By Women

Karin Kamp | Posted 05.08.2012 | Women
Karin Kamp

Women are getting more patents than ever before -- but did you know women inventors were behind these products?

"Mompreneurs": The Need for Women to Be Leaders and Inventors

Megan Rosker | Posted 04.01.2012 | Parents
Megan Rosker

When it comes right down to it, how innovative are women really being? Have we really advanced or is the era of the mompreneur a new spin on Tupperware parties and selling Avon?