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ASCENA UNDERSCORES THE IMPORTANCE OF FEMALE LEADERSHIP IN BUSINESS AND THE NEED FOR GENDER EQUITY ON PUBLIC BOARDS

NEW YORK, 2017-Mar-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — After the ascena retail group, inc.’s quarterly Board of Directors meeting, four women members left the Board Room in Times Square to pay tribute to the “Fearless Girl” statue on Wall Street to underscore the importance of female leadership in business and the need for gender equity on public boards. 6 more words

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Museum Leaders: The Words You Use

This week a colleague posted the following on social media: “Five words to use when describing what others would call a bitch: Formidable, assertive, dominant, powerful, decisive. 781 more words

Museum

An example for the world to follow?

Yesterday I had the pleasure of opening the 2017 Season Start-up Playmaker Camp for 102 young volunteers in Beirut, Lebanon. With street sports activities starting up in new neighborhoods across the country from Sour in the South to Tripoli in the North, it was a great opportunity to let the young role models know how special they are. 561 more words

As provinces move to ditch heels in sexist dress codes, experts say servers aren't the only ones stuck tottering

VANCOUVER — Servers clad in short skirts and stilettos could soon be a thing of the past, as British Columbia and Ontario take steps to ditch sexualized dress codes. 874 more words

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Why is self-promotion so hard? -Lessons from the remarkable "E"s

Is it possible to be surrounded by too much inspiration? That was certainly the experience from attending the International Women’s Day Breakfast Meeting, organised by Google Ghana at the La Villa La Boutique on Wednesday 15th March. 818 more words

Through My Eyes

"How can you like Beyoncé if you're a feminist?"

This was a legitimate question posed to me by a good friend at a winery. I had mentioned in passing that I adored Beyoncé and my friend could not understand why. 524 more words

Racism

Tapping into Opportunity: The public sector

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Caron Hawco,

Caron Hawco Group

Initially, a key focus of NLOWE’s supplier diversity project was Newfoundland and Labrador’s natural resource sector and improving female business participation in one of our province’s most important and profitable industries. 681 more words

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