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17:23 ET Opening the C-Suite to Women: Oliver Wyman Identifies Four Key Barriers to Overcome

What traits make a good leader? It depends on who you ask according to a new report from Oliver Wyman. Men and women across all industries have...


15:34 ET Alliance for Women in Media Foundation Extends Deadline for 2021 Gracie Award Entries and Announces New Categories

The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) has announced that the deadline to submit entries for the 46th Annual Gracie Awards at the regular...


15:18 ET Overseas Adventure Travel Releases NEW 101+ Tips for Solo Women Travelers

When the world opens up to travel, solo women travelers will be ready. Tried-and-true travel tips from solo women travelers form the core of the NEW...


13:44 ET Cate Dyer of StemExpress is Named Businesswoman of the Year!

The Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce announced it will name Cate Dyer, CEO of StemExpress, the "Businesswoman of the Year" at their 126th...


13:08 ET 2020 Women on Boards Advances Goal to Gender-Balanced Corporate Boards With New Campaign Name and Vision: 50/50 Women on Boards

2020 Women on Boards (2020WOB), the leading global education and advocacy campaign accelerating women to corporate boards, today inaugurates its bold ...


12:48 ET Women Help Women In Business Get Ahead on the New She Angels Series on YouTube Launching Saturday, January 16

As women across America focus on their 2021 goals, the new She Angels Series, launching on YouTube Saturday, Jan. 16, follows the journeys of women...


12:23 ET Organic Valley Appoints Three New Vice Presidents

Organic Valley is proud to announce the appointment of three senior leaders as vice presidents of the cooperative. The newly promoted leaders are:...


12:03 ET Metco? lanza convocatoria para realizar servicio social en áreas STEM

Metco?, empresa 100% mexicana con más de 25 a?os de experiencia y liderazgo en la investigación, desarrollo, elaboración de sistemas endulzantes sin...


12:00 ET Un estudio de los NIH sugiere que el uso de cannabis mientras se intenta concebir puede reducir las posibilidades de embarazo

Las mujeres que usan marihuana pueden tener más dificultades para concebir un ni?o que quienes no la consumen, según sugiere un estudio realizado por ...


12:00 ET NIH study suggests using cannabis while trying to conceive may reduce pregnancy chances

Women who use marijuana could have a more difficult time conceiving a child than women who do not use marijuana, suggests a study by researchers at...


11:27 ET Chickfly -- Patented Pants With a Fly that Works for Women, Launches Kickstarter Campaign

Ecological entrepreneur, Anna Birkás, brings pants with her patented "Chickfly" design to the global market. More information explaining and...


11:00 ET Runway Growth Capital Announces a Senior Secured Term Loan of $50 Million to Gynesonics

Runway Growth Capital LLC ("Runway"), a leading provider of growth loans to both venture and non-venture backed companies seeking an alternative to...


10:50 ET Girl Scout Cookie Season Kicks Off Nationally, Bringing Joy During Challenging Times

Today Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) kicked off the 2021 Girl Scout Cookie season nationally, during a challenging time when many Girl Scouts are...


10:30 ET EPRI Names Rita Baranwal as New VP of Nuclear, Chief Nuclear Officer

The Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) today announced Dr. Rita Baranwal as its new Vice President of Nuclear Energy and Chief Nuclear Officer. ...


10:30 ET Women's Memorial makes national push to preserve the experiences and history of 3 million servicewomen

The Women In Military Service For America Memorial launched its National Registration Campaign (NRC) to collect the stories of all 3 million women...


09:37 ET Ashley Stewart Names Gary Sheinbaum as Chief Executive Officer, 25+ Years Leader at Tommy Hilfiger

Ashley Stewart?, the leading fashion retailer of apparel, intimates, and accessories for women sizes 10 to 36, announced today that Gary Sheinbaum...


09:30 ET Guardian Life Commits $1M to NPower to Advance Diversity in Tech and Increase Economic Opportunities for Underrepresented People

The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America? (Guardian Life) announced a $1 million grant to NPower, a leading national nonprofit focused on...


09:11 ET Forbes School of Business and Technology? Center for Women's Leadership to Host Women in Technology Panel

The Forbes School of Business and Technology Center for Women's Leadership will host a virtual panel on Friday, January 15, 2021, at 12:00 p.m. PT....


09:05 ET Evofem Biosciences Wins Business Intelligence Group's BIG Innovation Award 2021

Evofem Biosciences, Inc., (NASDAQ: EVFM) has been named a winner of Business Intelligence Group's 2021 BIG Innovation Awards for outstanding...


08:55 ET Medela Expands Support of the Mother-Baby Bond Introducing New Category Expansion and New All-Natural Breast Care Product

Today Medela LLC, the most trusted breast pump brand+, announced the launch of their new category expansion and breast care product, building on...


08:38 ET New Book Launches in Time to Help People Cope with 2020's Losses

2020 might be described as "the year of losses." As a result of the pandemic, people endured the pain of losing loved ones, losing jobs and...


08:34 ET Mother of Four Kids Who Have a Rare, Incurable Disease Pens Surviving Myotonic Dystrophy, to Help Other Families Cope

Having one child with a rare, incurable and often misunderstood genetic disease is tough enough but Ann S. Woodbury has four children — and a husband ...


08:27 ET LA Gear Appoints Alexander-John as New Creative Director

Today, renowned footwear brand LA Gear, announced the appointment of artist and designer Alexander-John (AJ) as Creative Director. Taking the helm...


08:01 ET March Of Dimes And UnitedHealthcare Collaborate To Improve Maternal Health And Reduce Racial Disparities In Outcomes

In support of a groundbreaking partnership with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to make the U.S. one of the safest nations in the...


08:00 ET Women in Climate Tech Launches

The launch of Women in Climate Tech (WiCT) was announced today by the group's Steering Committee. The organization's mission is to empower and...