Center for Women and Business in the News

In the race to create a startup hub welcoming to women, Boston may just have an advantage.

By Shan Wang and Li Zhou

October 23, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

The answer may lie in a term you’ve never heard: The Glass Cliff.

By Shirley Leung

October 22, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Gov. Deval Patrick is challenging businesses to close the wage gap and recruit more women to senior positions as a task force yesterday released a report showing women still earn less than men in comparable positions.

October 11, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Mass. Gov. Patrick urges 100 Bay State companies to join initiative for workplace flexibility, leadership chances for women

October 10, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Patrick will be launching it Friday to get 100 companies by the end of December to be part of a multiyear initiative to work with Bentley University’s Center for Women and Business.

October 10, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Gov. Deval Patrick and Bentley University’s Center for Women and Business on Friday announced the launch of a "Corporate Challenge," with 14 companies committed to advancing women in the workplace.

October 10, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

The task force, created by Gov. Deval Patrick last March, looked at what the state can do to advance women in their careers.

October 10, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

A task force outlined recommendations on Friday for achieving wage equality between men and women and creating more leadership opportunities for women in the corporate world.

October 10, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don't need to ask for a raise and should just trust the system to pay them well.

 

October 10, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

HELP A SISTER OUT! IT'S LITTLE BENEFIT TO YOUR OWN CAREER--NOT TO MENTION BAD FORM AND BAD KARMA--TO KEEP ANOTHER WOMAN AT WORK DOWN.

June 27, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Featuring Betsy Myers.

June 11, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

CWB's Toni Wolfman on Bentley University's IMPACT blog.

June 5, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Making sure women are rewarded and engaged is important to attracting and retaining members of a generation who, Myers says, consider a company’s management before joining to see what their path may be.

May 30, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

“The Millennials aren’t coming…they’ve arrived,” Myers said. “And they are driving some of the change that women have been trying to accomplish for several decades. They want an integrated life. They don’t want to work 90 hours a week.

May 21, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Betsy Myers, founding director of the Center for Women and Business at Bentley University, discusses mothers returning to the workplace. 

May 15, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Why do women lag far behind men in the senior ranks of business? What can be done to level the playing field?

May 12, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Toni Wolfman has spent most of her life standing up for and supporting women--in education, in law, in business and on corporate boards.

May 8, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

(Boston, May 7, 2014) –As part of Governor Patrick’s Women in the Workforce Initiative, Labor and Workforce Development Secretary Rachel Kaprielian today announced that applications are now open for at least 14 fellowship position

May 7, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

Although millennial women are seen as better job candidates and  better prepared for their first jobs out of college, men are still viewed as better prepared for success in their careers overall, according to 

May 7, 2014 | Type: Center in the News | Tagged as:

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