women in business


These Philly Podcasters Just Launched an Event Series for Ambitious Women

In their podcast, Strong Feelings, Sara Wachter-Boettcher and Katel LeDû get real about issues affecting women, femme-identifying, and nonbinary folks: destigmatizing being ‘emotional,’ being a […]


Temple to Launch New Women’s Leadership Series Next Month

Next month, Temple University’s Center for Executive Education will launch the Women’s Leadership Series, a program designed to help women develop the skills they need […]


The 31 Best Companies for Women: Only One Philly-Based Firm Made the List

Companies are doing more to support women, but according to data from online career community Fairygodboss, some companies stand out for really driving gender equality […]


A New Crowdfunding Platform for Women Entrepreneurs Just Launched in Philly

Philadelphia is the country’s fourth best city for women in tech according to a new study—now the city wants to do more to support its […]


5 Philly Biz Women on Asking for a Raise in the Age of #MeToo

The viral rise of movements like #MeToo, Time’s Up and the Women’s March have put much-needed attention on the challenges women continue to face at the workplace […]


Women Hold Only 16 Percent of Board Seats at Philadelphia Companies

Women in the Philadelphia region hold more executive positions than ever before, but overall their representation in the C-suite is still quite small and progress […]


10 Michelle Obama Quotes That Prove She Should Be the Next President

Between writing her first book, adjusting to life outside the White House and celebrating her 25th wedding anniversary, Michelle Obama popped into Philly on Tuesday […]


Philly Just Launched Its Own “Dreamers // Doers” Chapter

There’s now a new Philly community for female entrepreneurs who want to support one another through the ups and downs of the entrepreneurial journey. Dreamers // […]

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ThinkFest Preview: Madeline Bell on the Role of CHOP

ThinkFest is in just one week, people, and if you needed just one more reason to buy your ticket today, here she is: Madeline Bell, […]


Women Are Gaining Ground in Philly’s C-Suites — but Where Are Women of Color?

Women are making it to the top of Philadelphia-area corporations, universities and healthcare systems—but they’re getting there slowly. That’s according to the 2016 “Women on […]