In Hewlett’s new book, Winning the War for Talent in Emerging Markets: Why Women are the Solution, she says the reason is that opportunities arise in periods of rapid economic transitions. By Rachel Lehmann-Haupt (Editor, Women 2.0) Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In has resurrected that sad fact that women hold only 14% of the top corporate jobs and [...]
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Today’s Women 2.0 Conference on February 14, 2013 is being livestreamed here today and video will be available post-event. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) This year’s Women 2.0 conference theme is the BILLIONS – billions of (women) consumers, billion dollar exits, billion page views processed, et al. In the afternoon, an international [...]
If companies want to leverage on the talent, education, and ambition of BRIC women then, Hewlett says, they must create “policies and practices [that will allow them] to flourish” and “ensure that…. [these women] get the skills and support they need today.” By Nicel Jane (Contributing Writer, Femme-O-Nomics) What do Brazil, Russia, India, and China [...]
In the call for participation during this exponential growth of opportunity, the answer is simple – women have become the backbone of talent in the rising opportunity of emerging markets. By Katrina Salas-Padilla (Contributing Writer, Women 2.0) As the U.S. grapples with the economic downturn, we hold onto threads of hope in promising entrepreneurial ventures. [...]
“The Next Billion” – Women 2.0 Conference Exploring Entrepreneurship And Emerging Markets On February 14
Selina Tobaccowala, Evite.com founder and SurveyMonkey SVP Product & Engineering, will be discussing emerging markets at the Women 2.0 Conference on February 14! By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) In the U.S., the technology-enabled life is normative. The Silicon Valley boasts Google, Facebook, Twitter and Square revolutionizing the way we live. Sitcoms on [...]
By Cily Keizer (Co-Director, BiD Network Foundation) Editor’s note: Learn more about the Women in Business Challenge and how you can participate here. The deadline for applications and the access to the coaching program is December 30, 2011. Completed business plans will be accepted until April 15, 2012. Reports find that women’s lives around the [...]