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What’s Wrong With “Women In Tech”

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The July edition of Elle Magazine is centered around social and digital technology. Sift through the table of contents and you will find feature stories about celebrities who are dominating social media, and of course,… Continue reading

#Lifechanging App Review: Unroll.Me

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In order for the Ladies of the iLab to keep up with our busy schedules, sometimes we need an extra hand keeping everything on top of everything. We love apps because they create beautiful… Continue reading

At The Harvard Innovation Lab Half Of The Great Ideas Come From Women

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No doubt you know how little venture capital funding goes to female founders, in part because so few VCs are women. And that women are less likely to start companies, less likely to… Continue reading

WiLab Loves: Your Work Is Not Your Life

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Very few things in our lives are absolute Everything is measured by degree, from our attention to our patience to the range and intensity of our emotions. At the same time, some things… Continue reading

How Diane Von Furstenberg Persevered to Build a Fashion Legacy: Inc Magazine, July 2014

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Diane von Furstenberg Shares Her Advice For Entrepreneurs: Stay True To Yourself BY LIZ WELCH  @LIZMWELCH FROM THE JULY-AUGUST 2014 ISSUE OF INC. MAGAZINE Designer Diane von Furstenberg was 27 when she made the first wrap dress in… Continue reading

Why I’m Done Being A ‘Nice Girl’

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I do not plan to be a nice person this year. I’ve made a lot of friends by being friendly and uncontroversial toward everyone I meet — in short, by being nice. For… Continue reading

Virus Free: Ebola-Infected Nurse Nina Pham to Go Home

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Nina Pham, the Dallas nurse infected with Ebola as she treated dying patient Thomas Eric Duncan, is free of the virus, National Institutes of Health officials said Friday. Pham, who was diagnosed Oct.… Continue reading

15 Revealing Facts About Women In Tech & Innovation

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FACT: 68% of women enroll in college (compared to 63% of men), and women increasingly outnumber men in college graduation rates. WHY is it then that women still make up only a quarter of the… Continue reading

The 8 Self-Assessments You Need to Improve at Work This Year

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We all need to grow — not only to stay engaged in our work but also to keep up with our employers’ changing needs. And this is the perfect time of year to… Continue reading

Women’s iLab Under Construction Through 12/1

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We look forward to continuing our daily posts with you again in December! In the meantime, please be sure to check out the articles posted over the past year from our wonderful contributors!