“No risk, no reward,” goes the old adage. It’s important to stretch one’s boundaries, try something new, perhaps fail, but learn, and move on. By Shellye Archambeau (CEO, MetricStream) The stereotypical image of women as risk avoiders is changing fast. More women are occupying the boardroom, making important strategic decisions, and taking on high-risk responsibilities [...]
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We need to re-direct the conversation to Marissa being in the minority as a women CEO in a Fortune 500 company – and how we can change that abysmal ratio. By Marilyn Nagel (CEO, Watermark) When the news broke of Marissa Mayer’s appointment as CEO of Yahoo, the excitement in the air was palpable. Women [...]
Don’t formally ask people to be your mentors. Adopt mentors informally and don’t tell them. By Sophia Perl (Product Manager, eBay) It’s been awhile since I’ve been out and about in the Valley. Last Saturday, I attended Santa Clara University’s Women in Business Conference at eBay’s north campus, aka PayPal. I’m a bit of hard [...]
Win a free ticket to Women in Business Conference in San Jose, CA. By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0) Women 2.0 has a bunch of free tickets to the Women in Business Conference this Saturday, April 14, 2012 in San Jose, CA. To win one of these free conference tickets, be one of [...]