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Sheryl Sandberg Discusses Importance of Gender Equality in the Workplace at World Economic Forum

"I don't think it's possible to overstate how important stereotypes are," MAKER Sheryl Sandberg said at the 2017 World Economic Forum, according to Read More »

This Delivery Company in India Is Hiring Only Female Drivers

After hearing of a woman being raped on a moving bus in Delhi, India, Yogesh Kumar "quit his job with a German engineering firm and enrolled in a graduate program in social Read More »

GrubHub's Diverse Executive Team Gives Us a Taste of Gender Equality

If you were not already obsessed, GrubHub may actually become your favorite food ordering service out there for more reasons than one. Read More »

Leaked Emails Reveal Disturbing Treatment of Women at Apple

Current and former Apple employees have shared over 50 pages of emails with "Mic" in which women describe sexism they've experienced at the Read More »

Satirical Comic Points Out Workplace Realities for Some Women

Ladies in leadership roles: you know you got where you are by going easy on the male egos in your workplace, right? You daintily tiptoed your way to the top, and therefore, should be consistent in your non-aggressive way of giving your male counterparts instructions, right? Read More »

#MenInHijab: An Act of Solidarity for Gender Equality

Photos of men in hijabs — the headscarves worn by women of the Muslim faith — are posted all over social media to show support for Iranian women. Read More »

6 Best Barack Obama Quotes About Women

Happy Birthday, Mr. President! We're celebrating Barack Obama's 55th birthday by honoring his continued support for gender equality. Check out these six quotes that demonstrate and celebrate Obama's views on women's rights.  Read More »

Burger King Shareholders Rejected a Pledge to Add Women to All-Male Board

The shareholders of Burger King just rejected a proposal that would require a solution to add women to the company's all-male board. Read More »

Being a Mom Will Cost You in These Countries

A new report released by Glassdoor and Llewellyn Consulting examined the effect of the gender pay gap after women have children in 17 European countries and the Unite Read More »

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