Vanessa Gibbs

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Women Encourage Other Women to Lead and Discover Their Inner Entrepreneur

To kick off this year’s annual Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WED), hundreds of women gathered in San Francisco last Friday to support and celebrate …

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The Future Looks Bright For Female Entrepreneurs

There's a Sheryl Sandberg quote that springs to mind every time I attend events to boost female entrepreneurship: "In the future, there will be no …

Young female entrepreneurs need role models, not stereotypes

Young female African entrepreneurs must speak out and act as role models to inspire other women to shake up a profession dominated by white men, …

These Are the Only Two Female CEOs in Trump's New Business Advisor Group

While some of Donald Trump’s picks for top advisors in his fledgling administration have raised eyebrows, the new panel of business leaders assembled …

Omarosa: Trump will help women 'shatter the glass ceiling'

Omarosa Manigault, who led Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpWatergate's John Dean: Potential of Cohen flipping not 'boding well' for Trump Giuliani …

Donald Trump

Female Leaders Who Behave Like Men Are Seen As Bossy

We've got another thing to add to the long list of things keeping competent women from climbing the corporate ladder: The more we mimic men's leadership styles the less likely we are to be perceived as effective by other employees, new research shows.<p>In a new report published by Skyline Group …

High-Class Hobbies Will Help You Land a Top Job, Unless You’re a Woman

Social class operates visibly and invisibly: Obvious signals include who your parents are, the neighborhood you grew up in, and the schools you went …

Hobbies

Prisoner of gender

Women in the US, as in Western Europe, secured equal rights after a long and protracted struggle. Until the American Revolution they were expected to …

Feminism

First female U.S. president would have had global impact

Women’s issues took center stage in the run-up to the presidential election. The coarse comments made by then-candidate Donald TrumpDonald John …

Middle East

Give Women A Chance At Workplace

Radhika Aggarwal, cofounder and chief business officer of e-commerce company ShopClues, is recognized as a key decision maker in the industry.<p>The …

Petit Bateau and Inès de La Fressange Support Women’s Rights Event

The brand was among sponsors at a benefit dinner in aid of the International Federation for Human Rights, with profits from a de La …

Ohio Republicans Just Passed The Strictest Anti-Abortion Bill In The Nation

Physicians who perform abortions once a heartbeat is detected will face felony charges and up to one year in prison.<p>The GOP is cracking down on …

'They think we fake wanting to have sex': Women list the worst assumptions men make about them

Women have revealed the most infuriating assumptions made by men – and a belief that everything is done to attract the opposite sex is top of the …

Women's rights in danger in U.S. states and by Trump, activist Gloria Steinem warns

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women’s rights advocates must pay attention to threats in individual U.S. states where policies could set back abortion availability and health care as much as the plans of President-elect Donald Trump, activist Gloria Steinem said on Thursday.<p>Writer and …

Feminism

Human Rights Day Pledge From Jeremy Corbyn Says Labour Will Put Women's Rights 'Front And Centre'

Equal pay and legal support for domestic abuse survivors were among his pledges.<p>Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is pledging to give the victims of …

Post-election, feminists fight back with tattoos

On election night, like so many, 26-year-old Nicole Narvaez's feelings "kind of exploded."<p>"I went to bed in tears and woke up to the final news …

From Gamergate to Trump: How Misogyny Ruins the World

Three years ago, I thought a topic that made my blood boil was a fringe issue, unrelated to world’s politics. Back then video games reviewers, independent game producers and video bloggers were getting harassed and threatened for doing their jobs, for providing insights and comments on video games …

Pussyhat Project aims to unite women against the divisive rhetoric of Donald Trump

On January 21, feminists, women and allies from across the country are joining together to march on Washington. This year, more than ever, women need …

Impact of Chicago's violence on girls in toughest neighborhoods often overlooked

Her 3-inch-thick court file reveals a dark and violent world the teen is navigating: multiple arrests and stays in the juvenile detention center, repeated violations while free on electronic monitoring.<p>The girl was sexually abused. She has experienced violence in her own relationships, suffers from …