In honor of International Women’s Day, this week’s reading guide celebrates women’s accomplishment.

By Jessica Stillman (Editor, Women 2.0)

In honor of International Women’s Day this weekend we’re celebrating women’s accomplishment, from MIT’s first CS PhD to the 172 women who made Forbes’ rich list this year — that’s 25% more than last year!

Plus, smart commentary on tech’s impact on the community (and rents) and a few suggestions for SXSW attendees.

What got you talking this week?

Jessica Stillman (@entrylevelrebel) is an editor at Women 2.0 and a freelance writer with interests in unconventional career paths, generational differences, and the future of work. She writes a daily column for, contributes regularly to Forbes and has blogged for CBS MoneyWatch, GigaOM and Brazen Careerist, among others.

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