News

Below you can find a selection of our favourite news stories curated from the press around the world. You can use the filters above to find your particular favourites either via year published, or by keyword!

  • This research finds women more productive than men at work

    15 October 2018

    Could having more women in organisations make workplaces more productive? Well we’re already convinced here at Women’s Agenda, but here’s some more research to back up the benefits of employing more women.

    According to newly released data from productivity platform Hive, based on 3000 male and female users of its platform, women were found to complete 10 per cent more work.

    For this and more articles from PWN Global, join our FREE community today.

    Read the full article at Women's agenda
  • Only 3 physics Nobels in 117 yrs: What still holds women back in science?

    15 October 2018

    2018 Nobel Prize honours for 3 chemists who harnessed 'power of evolution' One of the 2018 Nobel Prizes in physics went to Donna Strickland, a major accomplishment for any scientist. Yet much of the news coverage has focused on the fact that she’s only the third female physicist to receive the award, after Marie Curie in 1903 and Maria Goeppert-Mayer 60 years later.

    For this and more articles from PWN Global, join our FREE community today.

    Read the full article at business-standard.com
  • Meet The Female Entrepreneurs Rethinking How Industries Engage Customers

    15 October 2018

    Today, more and more women are making inroads into the entrepreneurial landscape. In fact, women-owned businesses account for 39% of all U.S. firms and rake in more than $1.7 trillion in revenue, according to a study by American Express OPEN. But lost in these numbers are the fresh ideas coming from female entrepreneurs -- women who bring distinct experiences and intuitiveness into disrupting conventional category myths and rethinking the rules of how to engage customers.

    For this and more articles from PWN Global, join our FREE community today.

    Read the full article at Forbes Welcome
  • Stop Looking For Many Connections And Instead Consider The Power Of One

    15 October 2018

    There are many times when I pause to reflect on the power of one connection and how it’s forever-altered my trajectory. Walking into a boutique in college turned into a job, which catapulted me into a career in fashion (as well as a deep friendship with the store owner). An introduction for a lunch meeting turned me into a writer, which ultimately led me to this Forbes column. A woman I met in my college sorority was the catalyst for the genesis of my second company.

    For this and more articles from PWN Global, join our FREE community today.

    Read the full article at Forbes Welcome
  • Are men too emotional to lead? It certainly appears that way right now.

    4 October 2018

    “I don’t think a woman should be in any government job whatever. I mean, I really don’t. The reason why I do is mainly because they are erratic. And emotional. Men are erratic and emotional, too, but the point is a woman is more likely to be.” President Richard Nixon

    For this and more articles from PWN Global, join our FREE community today.

    Read the full article at Women's agenda
  • See more items

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Find out more here.

I accept cookies from this site