Tag Archives: Women in business

The 2020 NAFE Top 70 Companies for Executive Women

The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) has announced its 2020 Top 70 Companies for Executive Women list. The list, in its 22 year, recognizes organizations that are effective in moving women into senior ranks, including mentoring, employee resource groups and leadership development training. The NAFE Top 10 Companies for 2020 are: Eli Lilly and Company, Ernst & Young …
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Fortune’s Most Powerful Women in Business 2019

Fortune released their 2019 list of the Most Powerful Women in Business. Topping the list for the second year in a row is Marillyn Hewson, CEO of Lockheed Martin. 2019 Fortune Most Powerful Women in Business (Top 10) Marillyn Hewson, CEO of Lockheed Martin Mary Barra, Chairman & CEO of General Motors Abigail Johnson, Chairman …
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International Women’s Day 2020

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 “Each for Equal.” To mark the occasion, the Library has prepared a selection of interesting books which will be …
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International Women’s Day 2019

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 “Balance for Better.” To mark the occasion, the Library has prepared a selection of interesting books which will be …
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Fortune’s Most Powerful Women in Business 2018

This is the 21st year Fortune publish its Most Powerful Women list—and they have a new No. 1 for the first time since 2015. Marillyn Hewson, Chairman, President, and CEO of Lockheed Martin, picks up top honors, followed by Mary Barra, Chairman and CEO of General Motors, in second place and Abigail Johnson, Chairman and CEO of Fidelity Investments in …
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International Women’s Day 2018

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 “Press for Progress.” To mark the occasion, the Library has prepared a selection of interesting books which will be …
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EU Prize for Women Innovators 2017

At an award ceremony in Brussels on International Women’s Day, Commissioner Carlos Moedas and Vice-President of the European Parliament Mairead McGuinness announced the four winners of the 2017 Horizon 2020-funded EU Prize for Women Innovators. The winners of the 2017 EU Prize for Women Innovators are: 1st Prize (€100,000): Ms Michela Magas, of Croatian/British nationality, …
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International Women’s Day 2017

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 “Be Bold For Change.” To mark the occasion, the Library has prepared a selection of interesting books which will be displayed in the …
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Most Powerful Women in Business 2016

Fortune has produced this year’s list of the most powerful women in business. Mary Barra, CEO of General Motors, picks up top honors, followed by Indra Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, in second place and Marilyn Hewson, CEO, Chairman, and President of Lockheed Martin in third. The magazine compiles the list by ranking leaders by criteria …
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The World’s Most Powerful Women In 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel emerged once again as the number-one Power Woman for six years running in this year’s list by Forbes magazine. The top four is rounded out by the U.S. presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton; Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve and Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The list that Forbes compiles …
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