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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!

2015 Working Mother 100 Best Companies

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The 30th class of winning companies has raised the bar higher than ever when it comes to supporting parents: New moms get an average of eight weeks of fully paid maternity leave, three… Continue reading

Powerful Women Empowering Women Fall Fashion Show ft. Denise Hajjar

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Join us for our annual Powerful Women Empowering Women Fall Fashion Show featuring the looks of local Boston designer, Denise Hajjar, on Tuesday, September 29th at the Royale Night Club.  Tickets are on… Continue reading

Tips for Boston Women in Business with Big Ideas

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What are the barriers facing women in Boston’s innovation ecosystem? How can you best pitch your ideas? And what are the keys to success? These questions were discussed at the September 16 Women’s Network Breakfast… Continue reading

Gender Wage Gap Narrows for New Women College Grads: Fed Research

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The wage gap between recent male and female college graduates is narrowing and, in some cases, even reversing, but that those earnings gains by women dissipate the longer they remain in the workforce,… Continue reading

5 Personal Branding Strategies Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

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Every entrepreneur will tell you that it takes hard work and persistence to be successful. In addition to loving what you do, continually learning from others and building a great team around you,… Continue reading

Ambitious Women Deserve Our Praise, Not Our Disdain

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No one with ambition has come under fire more than Hillary Clinton. As early as 2006, a survey by The New York Observer found a “virtual cottage industry” of anti-Clinton literature. Her political… Continue reading

Why I Couldn’t Have Achieved This Success In My 20s

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The most innovative and entrepreneurial people are probably older than you think. Despite the headlines touting the latest college dropout founding a mega tech company, science says that more great achievements have been… Continue reading

8 Amazing TED Talks Every Woman in Her 20s Should Watch

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Looking for a World Cup-worthy pep talk? Want to be inspired to take the leap toward your passion project? There’s no better way to get energized (well, except for a triple-shot latte) than to watch… Continue reading

See the ads nominated for a new award dedicated to busting gender stereotypes

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Take a minute to watch some of the ads nominated for the Cannes Glass Lion, a new award celebrating work that tackles sexism in advertising. To sell stuff, advertising campaigns have historically preyed… Continue reading