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May 2012

Neil Hare | May 29, 2012 | Comments (0)
A recent Catalyst survey found that 46% of women cited “exclusion from informal networks” as the biggest impediment to reaching their career goals, and golf was mentioned as one of the primary such networks from which women felt excluded. At the Center for Women in Business Summit in...
Shelley Hymes | May 21, 2012 | Comments (0)
I love seeing women start their own businesses. As a business owner for the past eight years, there is nothing I enjoy more than seeing my colleagues succeed in their business ventures. Today, we are seeing more women forgo the corporate ladder for business ownership and seeing them do it with...
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Patricia Vanderpool | May 14, 2012 | Comments (25)
As a business owner whose job is to support the success of others in the workplace, I reflect on stories of challenges overcome and of the inspiration among us. On this Mother’s Day, I considered the rewards of entrepreneurship. Among women, we find extraordinary resilience and the ability to...
Natalie Masri | May 10, 2012 | Comments (0)
Last week, the Wall Street Journal held the “Women in the Economy” conference with 200 top global leaders. CWB participated in the conference, bringing perspectives about what professional women need to advance and succeed.  Participants were tasked with identifying obstacles and...
Laura Dempsey | May 3, 2012 | Comments (0)
While you are reading this, one out of every four military spouses is unemployed.  A military spouse moves an average of 8 times during a servicemember's career.  Those moves often come with only a few weeks' notice. Maintaining employment under those conditions is obviously...