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The 2017 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women

Johnson & Johnson, L’Oréal USA and KPMG are among the best companies for executive women, according to a  list compiled by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). Among the NAFE top 60, 12 percent have female ceo’s, compared with 5 percent on the S&P 500. Women comprise 29 percent of the board of director …
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International Women’s Day 2015

Each year International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8. All around the world, IWD represents an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality. The theme for this year is “Make it happen: encouraging effective action for advancing and recognizing women.” To mark the occasion, there are some events …
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Break your own rules: how to change the patterns of thinking that block women’s paths to power by Jill Flynn, Kathryn Heath, Mary Davis Holt.

Overview: How women can make it to the top by adopting the new rules of leadership Women hold just 11 percent of the most senior-level leadership positions in U.S. Corporations-a number that hasn’t changed in over 30 years. How can women break through? Break Your Own Rules distills the six faulty assumptions (or “rules”) most …
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The 2015 NAFE Top 50 Companies for Executive Women

Cisco, PwC and IBM are among the best companies for executive women, according to a  list compiled by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE).  Compared with last year’s list, findings for the 2015 NAFE Top 50 Companies reveal that: The percentage of women who hold board seats at the 2015 NAFE Top Companies grew to 29 percent from …
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