In a recent Huffington Post article, Business Reporter Shane Ferro asked “What would the world be like if we achieved true equality for women?” Her answers may surprise some readers. For starters, she argues that the global economy might be stronger. Yet that transition would have to involve so...
“Being a woman is not a pre-existing condition” – Congresswoman Lorena Gonzalez California assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez recently introduced a bill that targets gender bias in the workers’ compensation system. If successful, it could provide a model for broader national reform. AB 305 wou...
A recent article in the Harvard Business Review tackled the question of why women are more reluctant than men to negotiate salary offers at new jobs. Among other things, the discussion was prompted by a study of graduating MBA students showing that half of men had negotiated their initial job offers...