Early this summer, we featured Republic, a newly launched equity crowdfunding platform that focuses on supporting women founders. Since then, four mission-driven companies have launched their fundraising campaigns on Republic, and the phenomenal women behind these companies deserve our spotlight and support. We're excited to share their stories with you through this interview series.
By Trisha Miller There are a few niches within the internet of things (IOT) that are undoubtedly geared towards women. Some of these are supremely successful industries worldwide. I’d like to take an unbiased look at just a few areas and determine if their wealth is well-deserved or promoting gender inequality.
By AJ Ratani
“Don’t be such a drama queen.” “Would you man up?”“In this office, it’s every man for himself.”All pretty innocent expressions, wouldn’t you think? In fact, I can probably bet that each and every one of us has used these words and phrases at some point—as well as others—both in our professional and personal lives. After all, there isn’t anything offensive or off-color here, right?
Today marks Women's Equality Day, passed by Congress in 1971 as a day to celebrate not only the passing of the 19th Amendment, but also as a day to reflect on how far women's right have come, and where they still need to go.