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What Sephora Knows About Women in Tech That Silicon Valley Doesn’t

More than 60% of the retailer’s technology workers are female<p>In a San Francisco office an hour’s drive from some of the biggest companies in Silicon Valley, Sephora has managed a corporate feat that would make the leaders of Google Inc., Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc. envious: a majority of the …

Finally, More Women Are Asking for Raises. But There’s a Catch.

They find they pay a price for getting what they want<p>Women don’t get raises, the conventional wisdom goes, because they simply don’t ask.<p>A new study conducted by LeanIn.Org and McKinsey & Co. casts doubt on that assumption. Women are in fact negotiating for raises and promotions just as much as …

When Silicon Valley Seeks Women, Some Men Fret About a ‘Lower Bar’

The push for more diversity at tech companies has ignited a public debate about hiring and performance standards<p>When Maxine Williams, Facebook Inc.’s head of diversity and inclusion, addresses new hires every Monday, she runs through the company’s initiatives to recruit more women and people of …

Singing with another woman's lungs

<b>(CNN) —</b> This fall, renowned soprano Charity Sunshine Tillemann-Dick will inhale deeply, filling her new transplanted lungs with air, and sing. Performing alongside her will be Esperanza Tufani, a 24-year-old restaurant manager in Ohio. Tufani's mother was the donor for Tillemann-Dick's lungs.<p>"It …

Medicine

How one Girl Who Codes is helping educate women around the world

Dea Kurti (@deakurti), 16, is a junior at Brooklyn Technical High School and a graduate of the 2017 Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program at AT&T …

Inspired or Frustrated, Women Go to Work for Themselves

<i>An ocean separates Chupi Sweetman-Durney, who lives in Dublin, and Lea Giovanniello of Vienna, Va., and they have never met. Yet their workplace experiences and career paths — at a time when women still struggle with both — are a testament to what’s possible. Here are their stories.</i><p>Chupi …

From where I stand: “A big part of being a feminist is to make sure that young women know that they have rights”

<i>Sophia Pierre-Antoine lived through many coup d'état in Haiti and watched the rising violence against women and girls all around her. Her feminism</i> …

Ranked: The Women Literally Running the Planet

A celebration of outstanding leadership in a world that needs it<p>It’s been a tough week or two for the world’s women. First, no woman became UN secretary general. Then Donald Trump threatened to grab them by something that was heretofore unprintable. And now no women have won Nobel prizes. And yet …

Angela Merkel

The Authentic Power of Michelle Obama

Isn’t it delicious that after trafficking in racism, promoting sexism and using a lie about Barack Obama’s birthplace as a pivot into political relevance, Donald Trump could receive his final death blow from a black woman: the president’s wife?<p>And isn’t it interesting that after so many years of …

Michelle Obama

Watch Grace Potter's New Music Video About The Women Of NASA

Look what they've become<p>In collaboration with Johnson Space Center, singer-songwriter Grace Potter has debuted a new music video, "Look What We've Become." It showcases decades of accomplishments by women at NASA, and was shot at Johnson.<p>The video highlights the accomplishments of past and present …

The Hidden Battle of the Sexes at Work - WSJ

For all the effort employers are pouring into advancing women in the workplace, why are they making so little headway?<p>One big obstacle: Men and women are at odds over whether there even is a problem to begin with.<p>In the same offices and on the same teams, women largely view gender equality as a …

Wall Street

The Unbelievable Ways 15 Billionaires Got Their Start

They had to start somewhere.<p>How do the richest of the richest get to where they are? As with all things extreme, their stories don’t always match up …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Operating Systems

19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29

A lot happens in those 10 years.<p>It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on …

These are the 9 most annoying phrases people use at work, according to a new survey

With ridiculous words and passive-aggressive work phrases invading today’s office dialogue, it’s clear people are pretty sensitive about language in …

La primera ministra serbia, lesbiana, en la Gay Pride de Belgrado

<b>Ana Brnabic, la primera ministra serbia, abiertamente lesbiana,</b> se sumó este domingo a la Gay Pride de Belgrado, que se celebra bajo intensa …

Why Iceland is the best place in the world to be a woman

Since 1975, the Nordic country has blazed the trail in gender equality and now, from infancy to maternity, women and girls enjoy a progressive lifestyle. But how did they achieve it?<p>Rebekka is so tiny that, even on her tiptoes, arms aloft, she cannot reach. So her teacher lifts her up to the …

Menstruation

Vogue Endorses Hillary Clinton for President of the United States

For all the chaos and unpredictability and the sometimes appalling spectacle of this election season, the question of which candidate actually deserves to be president has never been a difficult one.<p><i>Vogue</i> has no history of political endorsements. Editors in chief have made their opinions known from …

Hillary Clinton

After Refusing To Marry As A Child, This Girl Now Fights Child Marriage In Pakistan Like A Boss

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​This Is The Only Sports Bra That Keeps My Boobs From Bouncing When I Work Out

It's *The One*<p>Remember that scene in <i>Now and Then</i> when Roberta tapes her boobs down with duct tape? Well, that's what I've always wanted to do with my chest, especially when it comes to working out. I spent 10 years doing gymnastics, and during that time I went from going braless to needing major …

3 Women on What They’ve Learned in Their 70+ Years of Life

9 PHOTOS click for more<p><b>When Emily, 77, told me that as long as I had enough money to pay my rent and feed myself, I should stop worrying, it was like</b> …

Around half of Enterprise Ireland’s start-ups are now women-led

Out of 128 start-ups that joined Enterprise Ireland’s programmes last year, 63 were women-led businesses, said Dr Carol Gibbons, director of ICT …

Ireland

Diez experiencias viajeras que debes vivir antes de los 35

Deberes viajeros<p>Ya lo sabemos: no es lo mismo <b>viajar con 20</b> que con <b>30</b>. Y, para cuando llegues a los 35, esperamos que tengas <b>los deberes viajeros</b> …

10 lugares increíbles que ver en Austria

Porque hay muchos <b>lugares increíbles que ver en Austria</b> que merecen que sean visitados al menos una vez en la vida. Porque Austria es un país …

The 10 Best Hotels In The World

To compile these awards, the magazine asked its readers to vote on the best hotels they've traveled to, factoring in everything from rooms and food to service and location.<p>This year, Botswana's Mombo Camp and Little Mombo Camp took the top spot, ousting last year's winner, Tanzania's Singita …

South Africa

World's 20 Best Surf Towns

Adventure<p>A great surf town is the sum of its parts. These 20 towns run the gamut, from a mecca for the surf-obsessed to a spot where surfing's in its infancy. With waves awaiting, an adventurous spirit, and a little guidance, you can’t go wrong.

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

Beaches

The 20 Best New Bars of 2013 (Photos)

Drink Up!<p>Check out the 20 hottest new bars around the world—and the tasty concoctions they’re whipping up.<p>06.30.13 4:45 AM ET

The best countries for food

Food and travel go together like planes and airports. No matter where you go you'll have little trouble finding at least one culinary experience that will help you understand the local culture. In some countries the food is <i>the</i> highlight, drawing many a foodie to its borders, like a moth to a flame. …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>This is what great architecture looks like today.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>“I like to create environments that tantalize and excite as many of the senses as possible."<p>Natural light …

Architecture