WWLI News Archives

Kamala Harris Makes History As First Female, Black, Asian American Vice President

As vice president-elect, Kamala Harris makes history in a number of ways: She is the first woman and Asian-American to be part of a winning presidential ticket, and will be the first Black American to become vice president

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‘Go For It’: America’s Richest Self-Made Women On Founding Businesses After 40

As women are increasingly taking center stage in business, Forbes has recently published its list of America's Richest Self-Made Women for 2020. Among these incredible business-owners, many started their business at age 40 or older.

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How the women owned business Republic Restoratives pivoted amid the ongoing pandemic

Sarah Mosbacher, CFO of Republic Restoratives Distillery and past WWLI Speaker, shares how she pivoted her business during COVID

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Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded to 2 Female Scientists

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was jointly awarded on Wednesday to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna for their work on Crispr-Cas9, a method to edit DNA. The announcement marks the first time the award has gone to two women.

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2020 Women In The Workplace Report

McKinsey & Company has released its 2020 Women In The Workplace annual report and it shows that workplaces are at a critical crossroads. This effort, conducted in partnership with LeanIn.Org, tracks the progress of women in corporate America.

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Citigroup names Jane Fraser as next CEO, first woman to lead Wall Street bank

Citigroup’s Jane Fraser will become the first woman to ever lead a Wall Street bank when she succeeds CEO Michael Corbat in February.

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How We Can All ‘Shake The Table’ To Create Lasting Change

Melinda Harts, founder of Women of Color Equity Initiative, shares tips for employees and employers on shaking the table to create change and close the gender and diversity gap in high level positions in the workplace.

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Q3 Message from the Chair

Check out the Q3 2020 Message from Chair Sandy Lee.

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How women leaders are changing the boardroom meetings for more productivity

Women today are constantly breaking the glass ceiling, and making great strides in their professional lives. But there are many factors preventing them from truly making a difference in the world of business.

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Celebrating National Women Inventors' Month

February is National Women Inventors' Month! Take a moment to celebrate and learn about the amazing accomplishments of women through history.

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