6 Ways to Advance Gender Equality in the C-Suite

Workology

Bilimoria believes a targeted infusion of resources is what makes the National Science Foundation’s Advance Programme a model of gender equity for others to follow. HR Leadership c suite diversity gender pay gap gender wage gap leadership lists STEM women in STEM women leaders

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Why I started a company (and why more women should too)

Ms. Career Girl

It’s not just a matter of equity. When I was in college, I’d read about CEOs confidently stating that they didn’t hire for diversity because they hired for merit. Me, fresh from my mandatory social justice college course, thought to myself: merit??

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How do I get into Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

Traditionally, companies hire from elite universities and colleges for their entry-level position, but things are changing as banks understand the need for diversity and different backgrounds. Most Bulge Bracket investment banks will take part in the placement rounds at various colleges. The problem with this approach is that unless you go to these colleges being part of these placement rounds is quite tough, especially since many boutique banks do not hire in large numbers.

How to Increase Your Learning Agility

Water Cooler Wisdom

People with this trait often follow a non-traditional path and are able to develop professionally from an array of diverse experiences. Consulting firm Green Peak Partners recently collaborated with researchers from Teachers College at Columbia University to assess the value that learning agile individuals bring to their organizations.

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Honing Your Core Entrepreneurial Skills: Business Acumen

Water Cooler Wisdom

  Leaders with strong business acumen can absorb information from a diverse array of sources, imagine future scenarios, and use their good judgment to make sensible decisions.   This document is a snapshot of a business’ financial status at a given point in time, detailing assets, liabilities, and equity. Many community college courses and online courses from vehicles like Coursera are also relatively inexpensive.

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my mom is my HR manager and it’s not good, I walked in on my boss crying, and more

Ask A Manager

Is it okay to care about diversity in company website photos? I’m a new grad looking for my first post-college job. Things have improved but there is still a real problem of not understanding diverse populations and ignoring diversity issues when hiring. A company could have demographically diverse photos, and even a demographically diverse staff, and still have serious equity and inclusion issues in how things play out internally.

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4 Lies about social media | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

To give you a sense of how complicated it is, I do not actually own the name Brazen Careerist — I sold equity in the name, and it is owned by my company. When I first graduated college I heard all about LinkedIn and how "it's a great networking tool", blah blah blah. I can remember a good friend and co-worker in my first job out of college telling me about a sales person he knew and dealt with at work. Is this your first time here?

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What makes a blog successful? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

So I decided to sell equity in my blog and spin off a company. Now my blogs focus is about my journey that started last year – how to get that internship, get the job, relocate for what you're passionate about – the journey from point A (college) to point B (career). Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog What makes a blog successful?

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Announcing another live video chat and something else. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

It would be interesting to see an article form you about ingenious financing methods (like this one) and to have you reveal more about what pound of flesh one must give up in exchange for financing (I think you mentioned in your first start-up investors took 90% equity).

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First, be honest about what you want | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Most homeowner's wish to do this, real homeowner's, not those buying with no equity. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog First, be honest about what you want Posted to: Goal setting | Knowing yourself November 2nd, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Someone once asked me to think of a moment in my childhood that was really nice. I thought of one. You think of one, now.

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

My grandfather passed away when my father was in college, and my grandmother inherited the land. The fact that the farmer has worked with his parents for 20 years and still not acquired equity in the 500 acres points to major problems in relations. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to put blog comments to good use Posted to: Learn to take advice December 8th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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