Corporate Culture

Writer-director Amanda Kramer talks rape culture, double standards, and Ladyworld

<i>Welcome to Female Filmmaker Friday, a series from SYFY FANGRRLS, devoted to celebrating women in film in all of their various roles—both in front of</i> …

Heroism

Here Is a List of Trading Movies, Documentaries and Television Shows

If you enjoy movies, TV shows and documentaries about traders and trading, here's an extensive list to watch. The list is categorized into movies, …

Trading

How show-and-tell helps people develop communication competencies

Communication competencies can seem complicated and abstract.<p>They’re the core skills, knowledge and behaviors that employees need to succeed. They’re …

Employment

Women Who Graduate From These 10 Top Colleges Earn Way Less Than Male Grads

Contrary to popular belief, going to one of the country's top schools won't close the wage gap for women. New data from the Department of Education …

U.S. Dept. of Education

How Companies Can Ensure Maternity Leave Doesn’t Hurt Women’s Careers

Imagine that a temporary absence from your workplace could lead to 10 years of sustained high performance being forgotten. Imagine that your relationship with senior partners at your firm, with whom you had previously worked closely, significantly worsened. This was Diane’s (not her real name) …

Paternity Leave

Report: NBA Encourages Teams to Hire Women, Improve Harassment Reporting in Memo

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver reportedly sent a memo to all 30 teams "strongly" suggesting workplace reforms, highlighted by increasing the number of women hired by the organizations and improvements to how harassment allegations are handled.<p>On Friday, Shams Charania of The Athletic reported …

Sports Industry

The Simple Routine That Gets Me Through an Otherwise Stressful Morning

I am a professional, entrepreneur, mom and wife, with little time most days to exercise or even go to the bathroom! Years ago, I established a …

Commuting

Cuban’s case much worse than Meyer’s

If Urban Meyer is bad for turning a blind eye to domestic violence and alleged crimes against women, Mark Cuban is even worse.<p>If school president …

Domestic Violence

Mark Cuban's lack of involvement in harassment spared him ban, Adam Silver says

NEW YORK -- Some have wondered why the NBA didn't suspend Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban after an investigation found that male members of the …

Sexual Harassment

Women Leaders Share How Value Drives Success

One of the most important books of our times, The 22 Immutable Laws of Branding, (Laura Ries, 1998) explained how great companies stay true to their values and message. In today’s digital world of social media this has become even more important; employees, customers and the global community can …

Women Leaders

Who Owns Graffiti? A Judge Allows a Street Artist’s Lawsuit Against General Motors to Move Forward

Art and Law<p>The decision could set a precedent for how we depict buildings that contain street art.<p>,<p>The Swiss street artist Adrian Falkner, also known …

General Motors

Six Fun Community Service Organizations In Boston

Community service is an act of kindness and generosity that offers benefits to both the givers and the receivers. In some companies, community service is seen as a morale-boosting activity that offers employees the chance to take a break from work and connect with each other and the people in the …

Crayons

A gender discrimination lawsuit against Microsoft could see new light as court agrees to reconsider class action status for 8,600 current and former employees

A gender discrimination lawsuit against Microsoft first filed in 2015 could see new light following an appeals court's decision to reconsider the case's class action status on Thursday.<p>The lawsuit, Moussouris v. Microsoft Corporation, alleges that Microsoft's "company-wide policies and practices …

Gender Discrimination

AOR Models Might Not Be The Reason Your Agency Relationship Isn't Working

Bashing agencies has become a blood sport in advertising in the last several years. We’ve waged countless battles over the agency of record model, screamed about big agencies versus small and sparred with each other over the role of in-house agencies. As a former ad guy who worked in both big and …

Corporate Culture

Are Your Portfolio Reviews Timely, Objective, and Thorough?

In October 2017, Honeywell announced not one but two divestments representing close to $7.5 billion in revenues. It planned to execute each via a …

Corporate Finance

Cloud Round-Up: AWS buys .AWS, Microsoft buys Lobe, and more!

Amazon Snatches AWS Web Address<p>Just 12 short years after launching AWS, it seems that Amazon has bought the domain AWS.com. The update was spotted by …

Machine Learning

Sports & Politics Intersect: North and South Korea planning historic joint Olympics bid

<b>Cuban didn’t pay attention to toxic corporate culture with Mavs</b> - Findings from the NBA’s investigation into the Dallas Mavericks described a …

Deshaun Watson

Questions, Questions Where are the Answers?

In an oft-reported exchange between Gertrude Stein, an American widely known for her wisdom and glittering 1920s Parisian literary salon, and one of …

Foreign Policy

Why a chief growth officer can deliver faster, clearer and better marketing

I heard a great phrase the other day: the CMO is only a guest in the boardroom.<p>Armed with growing budgets and new technologies, you’d think chief …

Branding

5 Commandments for Smart Business Owners

What really goes through your mind when you come across business principles? For me, it’s a fundamental truth that serves as the foundation and guide …

Employment

Your Coworkers Might Be Making You a Bad Mom According to New Study

As hard as we may try to avoid bringing work home with us, a new study by the American Psychological Association indicates that the impact of working …

Research

Opinion: Financial independence can’t give you the one thing you really want

On the path to financial independence, or “FI”, it’s easy to become excessively focused on money. We stress about our investments, our retirement …

Corporate Culture

Woman's World Gets New Editor And New Look, But The Top Newsstand Magazine Keeps Its Sharp Focus

The two best selling magazines on the American newsstand sell a combined average of 1.2 million copies per issue and control an astounding 64% share of women’s-service magazine sales on the newsstand. And now the two magazines, Bauer Media USA’s <i>First for Women</i> and <i>Woman’s World</i>, have a single …

New Jersey

Nonfiction Book Review: The Challenge Culture: Why the Most Successful Organizations Run on Pushback by Nigel Travis. PublicAffairs, $28 (288p) ISBN 978-1-54176-214-5

The Challenge Culture: Why the Most Successful Organizations Run on Pushback<p>Nigel Travis. PublicAffairs, $28 (288p) ISBN 978-1-54176-214-5<p>Travis, …

Book Reviews

The Big Lesson Silicon Valley Can Learn About Creating Office Culture

There are many things that make a job offer enticing, including salary, time off, benefits and maternity/paternity leave, to name a few. And for those searching for a job in technology, it’s hard not to compare any offer to those additional workplaces “perks” Silicon Valley has made famous. With …

Columbia University

2018 Biennial Conference | Growing HR Excellence | Northern Colorado Human Resources Association

Please save the date for the Northern Colorado Human Resource Association biennial conference taking place Friday, October 12, 2018. Join us for a …

Human Resources

India Inc.lusive

Industry simply cannot overlook the country’s LGBTQ population — as a market or as a talent pool. But is it doing enough to promote workplace …

Business (India)

Former Google People Leader Laszlo Bock Strived To Create The Most Productive Workplace

Laszlo Bock's story is the story of the American dream.<p>Bock, 45, was born in Romania. He and his parents fled the oppressive Nicolae Ceausescu …

General Electric

Live Your Values, Engage People, And Never Stop Learning

A three-step guide to a sustainable business culture.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Culture. Every organization has one. It reflects your values, your vision, and your mission. If …

Stereotypes

Tamera Mowry Says Husband ‘Is Not a Racist,’ Fans Chime In

<b>Tamera Mowry</b> is blasting claims that her husband <b>Adam Housley</b><b></b> is racist.The actress did so on her talk show “The Real” Tuesday, Sept. 18, amid …

Bobbleheads