The Double Whammy for Women Over 50 in the Workplace Today

Susan told me in confidence that she sometimes wakes up in the middle of the night in a panic. The fear that someone will discover her age consumes her. At 62, she uses Botox and filler to hide the signs of aging and takes her birthday off from work each year to avoid being asked… Read More.

You May Not Know It, But Dr. Bernice Sandler Made Your Life Better

Dr. Bernice Sandler never thought of herself as a feminist, but she dedicated much of her adult life to fighting sexual discrimination. She was an advocate and warrior for women’s equality. Her dedication to this cause resulted in Title IX, civil rights law of 1972 that barred sex discrimination by educational institutions that received federal… Read More.

What Does It Take To Keep Women In Tech Companies? Ask Them

Large tech companies report their gender diversity statistics annually. That’s a good thing. The reporting facilitates accountability to their board of directors, shareholders, as well as the public. This data, which highlights female representation in the companies over time, clearly demonstrates what progress, if any, is occurring. What we see is discouraging. It seems that… Read More.

Jamie Lee Curtis Is 60 But Certainly Not Invisible

Jamie Lee Curtis has good reason to celebrate. Not only did her movie, Halloween, break all box office records for the biggest horror movie opening with a female lead when it opened October 19th, but Halloween is the highest grossing film with a female lead over 55. Jamie turned 60 on Thanksgiving. According to Jamie,… Read More.