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Women and Business: September 8th, 2017

Women and Business: September 8th, 2017

This week - "Women supporting women" stands true especially during tough times - the women of Gallery of Salons came together to style hair of Houston residents affected by Hurricane Harvey. BP hires Priscillah Mabelene, the first female CEO in South Africa’s oil industry. Sheryl Sandberg has a message about men’s role in gender equality in the workplace: “Men need to care enough about gender equality to act.” Record breaking Astronaut Peggy Whitson returns to earth after 600 days in space. Google.org donates $50 million in hopes of increasing diversity in the tech world and Julia Landauer is making headlines as she makes a name for herself in as a NASCAR racer.

These Are the Top 10 Universities for Female Entrepreneurs Fortune

Why We Should Put Women on Pedestals NY Times

BP South Africa Appoints First Black Woman CEO Essence

This Group Of Women Is Helping To Fix The Hair And Spirits Of Houston Evacuees Buzzfeed

To Understand Rising Inequality, Consider the Janitors at Two Top Companies, Then and Now NY Times

“You Just Can’t Imagine How Hard It Is”: Ellen Pao On Dealing With Sexism In Tech Fast Company

For women, salary negotiation workshops pay off Boston Globe

The Next Danica (Or First Julia) Plots The Next Laps of Her NASCAR Career Forbes

For The First Time In U.S. Open History, Three Black Women Will Play In The Semifinals Blavity

Female founders are spearheading Atlanta’s transformation into a tech hub Venture Beat

Men At Top Business Schools Tackle Sexism Forbes

'American Space Ninja' Back On Earth After Record-Breaking Flight NPR

How The Founders Of Well+Good Are Decoding The Health And Wellness Industry Forbes

Men who want to fight sexism at work: Read Sheryl Sandberg’s blunt advice QZ

Starbucks Has Recruited the Former CEO of Sam’s Club to Run Its Operations Fortune

How Innovative Hiring Practices Can Help Solve The Tech Industry's Diversity Problem Huffington Post


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