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VP Howard-Taylor Launches Women On Boards Network Liberia

VP Howard-Taylor Launches Women On Boards Network Liberia

An initiative meant to drive forward the diversity agenda by encouraging and enabling more women to become actively involved in decision-making spaces, including boards across all sectors in Liberia, has been launched in Monrovia. The Women on Boards Network of Liberia (WOBNL), which took over from the Women on Boards Taskforce, was initiated to gather […]

The Hurdles Of A Working Mum

The Hurdles Of A Working Mum

This new year I decided to talk to Mr Husband about the struggles I have been through and still going through as a working mom. I have two kids and husband is thinking about pregnancy, don’t let me deceive you, I am not doing anything. I am not ready to go through that route at […]

Dear Woman, Get A Retirement Plan

Dear Woman, Get A Retirement Plan

Each edition of this Women Entrepreneur series, Behind the Numbers, presents a stat about a disadvantage women face at work and in business, examines the dynamics at play and provides guidance to help women overcome obstacles. The gender pay gap is an issue that comes up often, but the gender savings gap is just as troubling. Women are less likely […]

The Woman Nobody Talks About

The Woman Nobody Talks About

Ever have those days, or even weeks, when you just can’t seem to move the needle in your business? You feel stuck in a state of analysis paralysis and your self-talk is starting to sound something like this: “Why can’t I just get it together already?” “Why bother? It’s never going to be good enough.” […]

The Rules Of Breastfeeding – Taking The Conscious Path Against Body Shaming Women

The Rules Of Breastfeeding – Taking The Conscious Path Against Body Shaming Women

It should not be a surprise to anyone that women in tech face a myriad of challenges today. Even though 75% of young girls show interest in STEM, only 0.4% of college women major in computer science. We start 17% of companies but only receive 2% of funding. We are systematically passed over for promotions. These are enduring, systemic problems […]

Learning To Be Confidently Sufficient As A Millennial Woman

Learning To Be Confidently Sufficient As A Millennial Woman

If you are a woman in business, you won’t be surprised to learn that gender stereotyping prevents many female employees from advancing to C-suite levels. What you might not know is that the bias comes from men and women alike. Research published in the Academy of Management Journal supports the notion that women have a more difficult […]

The Women You Should Have In Your Team

The Women You Should Have In Your Team

The number of women-led businesses has catapulted in recent years with female entrepreneurs owning 39 percent of the 28 million small businesses around the United States according to a recent SCORE study. Still, the road to success can feel overwhelmingly lonely from the prison of your Macbook. I work from home, and while this affords me the luxury […]

Upping The Game Or Quitting Your Job – Tales Of A Career Woman

Upping The Game Or Quitting Your Job  – Tales Of A Career Woman

Going back to work after maternity leave is pretty much a drag. Depending on how much time you get, you could be leaving a two or six month old (or older) at home. You’re really just getting to know each other, after all. Leaving your baby with a care provider can feel very daunting and is quite different from leaving […]

Working Mother Maternity Bants -The Struggles After Maternity Leave

Working Mother Maternity Bants -The Struggles After Maternity Leave

Going back to work after maternity leave is pretty much a drag. Depending on how much time you get, you could be leaving a two or six month old (or older) at home. You’re really just getting to know each other, after all. Leaving your baby with a care provider can feel very daunting and is quite different from leaving […]

Aisha Buhari Advocates Day-Care, Breastfeeding Section

Aisha Buhari Advocates Day-Care, Breastfeeding Section

The federal government has urged Journalists to join in the campaign to educate women on breastfeeding. Speaking during a media dialogue in Ibadan, the Assistant Director, Child Rights Information Bureau (CRIB) of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, Mr Olumide Osanyinpeju Said while breastfeeding is best for child survival and development, the federal government […]

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