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Gender Parity

Calculate Exactly How Much It Will Cost to Stay at Home With Your Children

According to research by the think tank Center for American Progre , staying home to take care of your children may cost more than childcare — yet ano... Read More »

Women Entrepreneurs Are Creating More Jobs Than Men

By Jillian Kramer It's not all bad news for female entrepreneurs. Though they may not be paying themselves enough (or at all), women busine owners ar... 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. During Thursday's... Read More »

Don't Have Kids, Have a Masculine Name, and More Tips for Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling

By Lindsey Lanquist The current state of gender parity is a complicated thing. Though income equality between men and women is higher than ever (!!),... Read More »

This Is Why It's So Difficult to Overcome the Gender Wage Gap

As much as 75 percent of women's employment in low-income regions of the world is informal work — or work not protected by labor laws, regulations, or... Read More »

Canada's New Feminist Prime Minister Is Shaking Things Up in the Best Way Possible

Newly-appointed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a self-proclaimed feminist, made great strides for gender equality Wednesday. Trudeau, 43, app... Read More »