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Are You a Woman at the Top?
Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Events
Are You a Woman at the Top?
17 September 2010

If you’re in the DC metro area, you may be interested in this event coming up on September 28. What: Women at the Top: What Kinds of Influence Exist, and How Can Women Use Them to Build Their Own Success. It’s a discussion with with Selena Rezvani, MBA. Read more…

Drinking Your Own Kool-Aid
Empowerment, Marissa Levin, Women In Business
Drinking Your Own Kool-Aid
3 May 2010

When those we love turn to us in need, most of us become pillars of strength. We reach deep inside ourselves to find just the right words of comfort, we take action, we provide a voice and vision of clarity when they are unable to find it themselves. Our loved ones’ problems and situations seem much more surmountable than our own. Read more…

Peace Through Business: Changing The World, One Woman at a Time
Empowerment, Guest Posts, Women In Business
Peace Through Business: Changing The World, One Woman at a Time
9 March 2010

Annette Karenzi, a 2009 PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS Rwandan graduate, owns a women’s exercise facility in Kigali, Rwanda. After completing the program, Annette achieved her dreams of opening a bed and breakfast, Elegancya. Photo credit: Becca Colbaugh, IEEW. Read more…

The Incredible Disappearing Woman: Lessons on Dealing With Ageism From Mollie Katzen
Empowerment, Liz Scherer, Women In Business
The Incredible Disappearing Woman: Lessons on Dealing With Ageism From Mollie Katzen
8 March 2010

Have you heard that Sixty is the new Forty? And Seventy the new Fifty? Sounds appealing until you fully realize the implications. Although women are more engaged and successful than ever (remember today’s International Women’s Day), the woman in the mirror might not have much to say about the fact that her image is likely to disappear right before her eyes – just as she’s reaching the pinnacle of her career. In a “visual culture” like ours, where youth and beauty are often valued more than experience and “foundation,” many women find that they eventually cease to exist. Read more…

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