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SALLIE KRAWCHECK: My advice for women wanting to break into Wall Street or Silicon Valley

Networking is not cheating, and everyone does it.<p>That is what Sallie Krawcheck, the CEO of Ellevate, wants young women trying to make it in male-dominated industries to understand.<p>In an interview on Bloomberg anchor Betty Liu's podcast, Krawcheck — a former CFO at Citigroup who also led Bank of …

Wall Street

A Record-Breaking New Artificial Leaf Makes Power From Sun And Water

The system can power a home or a car.<p>For some energy researchers, it’s the holy grail: How can technology cheaply and sustainably recreate photosynthesis, nature’s way of making fuel, which works way better at taking energy from the sun than anything we’ve been able to invent?<p>A new “artificial …

Boeing Patents Transformer-like Swimming Drone

If James Bond had a drone, it would soar through the skies in search of bad guys, and then dive-bomb into the ocean, seamlessly transforming into an underwater evil-lair-seeking submarine.<p>Well, put down your popcorn–aviation giant Boeing has a patent for a drone that can pretty much do just …

Drones

The man behind @GSElevator explains why women don't get promoted on Wall Street

John Lefevre created the Goldman Sachs Elevator Twitter account (@GSElevator) as a parody of banking culture. He tweeted anonymously for years as he gained hundreds of thousand followers with his notoriously outrageous and often offensive tweets. He was eventually revealed as the author of the …

Why Isn’t Having More Women In Leadership Budging The Gender Wage Gap?

A recent study found that women in managerial roles haven’t broken down the wage barrier for their female employees.<p>We’ve covered a lot of ways to reduce the gender wage gap. Among them: implementing a policy where every employee knows what the entire staff earns, instituting diversity initiatives, …

Gender

Better know a noncon: Boise State

Over the next few weeks we're going to be taking a look at a few of the Pac-12 nonconference opponents a bit more closely in a series we'll call …

Women CEOs Nearly Crack the Top 10

Women came close to cracking the Top 10 and Top 20 lists of best paid CEOs in The Wall Street Journal’s annual pay survey, results that show them closing the gap in some cases with the men.

Viral video of man ‘taking revenge’ on ex-wife by cutting possessions in half is a fake

A YouTube video that quickly went viral as millions watched a German man appearing to saw everything he and his ex-wife owned in half was revealed to be a fake this week.<p>The video, titled “für laura”, was actually a publicity stunt by Deutsche Anwaltauskunft, an online legal magazine operated by …

Salesforce CEO: I didn't focus on hiring women then. But I am now

When Marc Benioff launched Salesforce in 1999, he thought he had it all planned out.<p>The CEO wanted his company to be based on a new kind of technology -- cloud computing. He wanted to create a new business model based on subscriptions. And he wanted the firm to prioritize philanthropy.<p>The one thing …

Tech Industry

Proof: Women Over 55 Best Suited For Strategic Leadership

A few months ago, I wrote a blog post about research that showed post-menopausal female whales were significantly likely to be found in leadership positions – that is, at the heads of herds of whales looking for food. I compared that research to the lack of human women in similar leadership …

Leadership

Antwerp introduces 'text walking lanes' for pedestrians using mobile phones

Smartphone addicts in Belgian city are given special “text walking lanes” so they won’t bump into other pedestrians while texting on the trot<p>A Belgian city has come up with a solution to the problem of pedestrians bumping into other people while sending text messages from their mobile …

Photo of twin tornadoes was storm chaser's 'unicorn' shot

Hail as big as golf balls slammed into him as drenching rain fell, but none of that mattered. Weather photographer Kelly DeLay sensed this was his moment to capture the kind of rare natural phenomenon that fuels the adrenaline of a storm chaser.<p>And at 7:04 p.m. on June 4, DeLay snapped the …

CDC pushes prevention as melanoma rates double

PHOENIX — Rates of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, have doubled in the United States in the past 30 years and will continue to climb unless people minimize exposure to ultraviolet light, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>The report comes as rising temperatures …

Cancer

4-year-old dies after eating cinnamon

A Kentucky mom is warning teenagers against attempting the so-called "cinnamon challenge" after her 4-year-old son's death. Matthew Rader was in his mom's kitchen Wednesday when he got on top of the stove, found a container of ground cinnamon, and decided to have a taste.<p>"He started choking. It was …

Louisiana appeals release order for man in solitary confinement 43 years

Nearly 24 hours after a judge ordered the release of a man who has spent more than four decades in solitary confinement, another court has ordered him to remain in prison at least until the end of this week.<p>On Monday, a federal court ordered the immediate release of Albert Woodfox, the last of the …

Women in leadership: Walking the gender tightrope

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Recent media attention around Hillary Clinton's presidential …

Sheryl Sandberg Posts Emotional Facebook Essay a Month After Her Husband's Death

In the month since her husband Dave Goldberg’s death at 47, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg admits she’s been living in an emotional haze.<p>Relying on …

Code Crew: How a husband and wife team are bringing coding education to New York's women and minorities

Felicia and Jamal O'Garro made the switch from finance to software development. Now they're helping others do the same.<p>It was 2010 and Felicia and …

How The 10 Highest-Paid Women CEOs Compare To Their Male Counterparts

Where to begin?<p>This week, the Associated Press published a list of the 10 highest-paid chief executives in America, followed by a ranking of the 10 top-paid women CEOs. Unsurprisingly, the first list is all men, with the exception of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, who took the No. 5 spot on that list and …

CEOs

JUCO wide receiver Austin Cottrell commits to Boise State

The Boise State Broncos added a late recruit to their 2015 class in Scottsdale (Arizona) Community College wide receiver Austin Cottrell, per his …

Boise State picked up their fifth commitment this week in DE Chase Hatada.

The Boise State Broncos picked up another recruit for their 2016 class when it landed a verbal commitment from Rockin, California, defensive lineman …

Reddit CEO: Getting Rid of Salary Negotiations Helps Everyone, Not Just Women

Ellen Pao says her fight against gender discrimination in Silicon Valley isn't over.<p>Who would want to work at a company that doesn't let you negotiate your salary? A lot of people would, or at least should, according to Ellen Pao, Reddit's interim CEO.<p>In April, the social news-sharing site unveiled …

Gender Discrimination

Authentic Leadership Means Being "Flawsome"

As the workplace continues to undergo a massive transformation, leaders’ mindset toward diversity is shifting with it. Women are now taking a seat at the table and effective leaders are empowering them to do so if they want to win.<p>However, promoting women to leadership roles is not enough. Anka …

Entrepreneurship

Boise State is bringing back the style it needs

This touchdown wasn’t nearly as captivating as the original, but sequels rarely meet the level of an exalted classic. The scene -- less than 10 …

Fortune.com

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Why Men Are Essential to Women's Empowerment

A number of research studies prove that male sponsors are key to women advancing into positions of leadership. I've been fortunate to have a sponsor for the last couple decades of my career. And I am not the only one.<p><b>The power of personal champions</b><p>It amazes me to look back at my path and see how …

More women in finance could make banks work better, says IMF’s Lagarde

Greater female representation in the banking industry and extending financial inclusion could make finance work better, and for more people<p>More women at the top of the world’s leading financial institutions could help to avoid future market panics, Christine Lagarde of the International Monetary …

International Monetary Fund

Trailblazing Women: Marilyn Johnson, CEO of International Women's Forum

<b>An interview with Marilyn Johnson, CEO of the International Women's Forum.</b><p><i>This interview is part of a series on Trailblazing Women role models (Entrepreneurs and Leaders) from around the world and first appeared on Global Invest Her. You have to see what you can be.</i><p>"I am a work in progress, …

Boise State Broncos College Football - Boise State News, Scores, Stats, Rumors & More - ESPN

Getty Images<p>Boise State and Florida State will open the 2019 season against each other in Jacksonville.<p>Andy Lyons/Getty Images<p>The explosive …

Miami Dolphins get RB late, take Boise State’s Jay Ajayi in 5th round of NFL Draft

The Dolphins had hoped to grab their cornerstone running back in the first round of the NFL Draft.<p>They might have stolen one in the fifth.<p>Jay Ajayi, …