The United State of Women Summit

There’s a lot that’s been done by and for women and girls, but there’s still plenty to do. Convened by the White House, this Summit will rally all of us together to celebrate what we’ve achieved, and how we’re going to take action moving forward. Covering key gender equality issues, we’ll make a powerful difference Read More …

Geena Davis and her quiet role in gender equality

Source: Bizwomen, Pacific Business News. You may know Geena Davis from her roles in “Thelma & Louise” or “A League of Their Own” but for a long time, she’s been backing research and advocacy on women in media. This weekend, she’s hosting the second annual Bentonville Film Festival showcasing female directors, screenwriters and themes. It Read More …

Equal Pay Day 2016

Source: U.S. Dept. of Labor Women’s Bureau. The Gender Wage Gap: Exploring the Evidence Today we recognize Equal Pay Day, which marks how far into the current year women must work to earn what men earned the previous year. Women still earn only 79 cents to the man’s dollar and women of color face a Read More …

White House Aims To Close Workforce Gender Gaps By Tackling Stereotypes In Media And Toys

Source: Women You Should Know. In a statement released yesterday, the White House announced plans for a day-long conference aimed specifically at “breaking down gender stereotypes in media and toys so that our children can explore, learn, and dream without limits.” On board to discuss the best ways to meet this critical challenge, which the White Read More …

Glassdoor to Host Roundtable on Pay Equality April 12 — Equal Pay Day — Featuring Hillary Clinton, U.S. Gold Medalist Megan Rapinoe and Other Leading Experts

Participating Executives and Leaders to Explore Gender Pay Gap Causes and Solutions in a Moderated Discussion NEW YORK, NY and MILL VALLEY, CA–(Marketwired – Apr 7, 2016) – Glassdoor®, the world’s most transparent jobs and recruiting marketplace, will host a roundtable on pay equality featuring Hillary Clinton and a number of other leaders, experts and Read More …