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Law Firms' Gender Diversity Programs Aren't Keeping Women in the Industry

All those gender diversity initiatives at large law firms? They don’t seem to be making a difference.

New data from ALM Legal Intelligence finds that women account for just over 30% of lawyers at the nation’s 200 largest firms by revenue—a share that hasn’t budged in the past five years. 268 more words


Not transgender: a tomboy.

A mother writes in the New York Times of her daughter, who wears track pants and t-shirts, who aged seven affects a Luke Skywalker hair cut, and who, having been told she is a “tomboy” identifies as that, though she asks why it is a tom… 611 more words

Being Human

Symbols become outdated

Artist Arturo Di Modica, who sculpted the statue “Charging Bull” in New York City, appears to be rather disgruntled by all of the attention its new neighbor “Fearless Girl” has attracted to the popular location on Wall Street since her controversial placement on March 7 of this year. 873 more words


6 excellent questions and 4 fascinating facts

  1. Do you feel stuck or at the crossroads of your career?
  2. Do you sometimes back to work after a break and your heart isn’t filled with joy?
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5 Things I've Learned About Following My Bliss

I’m now in month 5 of following my bliss. Full time self-employment, entrepreneurship, start-up mode …use whatever terminology you like, has been wonderful, hard, exciting, boring, daunting, confusing, illuminating and above all, a learning experience which is so essential to me. 431 more words


This Entrepreneur Is Ranking Tech Companies on Diversity

For the last several years, companies in Silicon Valley have released diversity reports that provide snapshots of the demographic makeup of the industry. But a new report out Friday weighs companies’ recruitment, retention, leadership, and social impact to create a more comprehensive picture—and scored ranking—of tech’s diversity. 378 more words


7 Reasons Modern Feminism Is A Shit-show

  1. In a Western Liberal democracy, strong, independent women don’t scapegoat the other half of the population for their lot in life but take responsibility for their own choices.
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