Friday, 12 October 2012
Pictured above, from left: moderator Lucy Marcus, speakers Caroline Ghosn and Myriam Levain. Deauville, France – October 11th, 2012. Here are highlights from the debate “Gen Y Women: What Employers Need to Learn and Unlearn” – focused on the work values and loyalties of Gen Y women. Moderator: Lucy Marcus, founder and CEO of Marcus
Thursday, 11 October 2012
Deauville, France – October 10th 2012. Here are some highlights from the first day of the Women’s Forum conference. 2:30 PM – What do we still need to do better for women? In the photo, from left to right: moderator Raghida Dergham, activist and 2011 Nobel Peace Prize laureate Leymah Gbowee (Liberia) and human rights
Monday, 08 October 2012
The 2012 edition of the Women’s Forum kicks off this Wednesday, October 10th, in Deauville (France), and will run for three days. The conference, now in its eight edition, will have many debates, workshops, and roundtables focused on women’s empowerment – featuring leaders from the worlds of business, politics, media, non-profits and academia. Here is
Saturday, 06 October 2012
From the archives: this interview originally appeared on the site on November 8th, 2011. What is your name, age, and location? Holly Lynch, 35, New York, NY. What is your profession? Founder and CEO of The Good Girls – the first branding firm focused on women-led enterprise and social innovation. What did you study in
Wednesday, 19 September 2012
It is not easy to be a pioneer – but oh, it is fascinating! I would not trade one moment, even the worst moment, for all the riches in the world. – Elizabeth Blackwell (1821–1910), first female doctor in the United States. She founded the New York Infirmary for Women and Children and was a
Wednesday, 12 September 2012
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. – Helen Keller (1880 – 1968) American speaker, author and political activist. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Tuesday, 24 July 2012
The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward. – Amelia Earhart (1897 – 1937) American aviator and author.
Friday, 06 July 2012
What is your name, age, and location? Lexa Hillyer, 31, Brooklyn NY – United States. What is your profession? I’m the cofounder of Paper Lantern Lit, a boutique literary development company. We come up with story ideas or “sparks,” plot them extensively, then match them with aspiring and talented writers. We support the writers and