Born from a 2-year-old's doodles, Fortune Girl has grown into a multi-media franchise with a teenager and two mothers at the helm. Madison Ruiz, her mother, Barbara Clarke-Ruiz, and family friend Lisa Osinloye are now aiming to launch webisodes starring nine tween characters. If the series takes off, expect even more characters.
Tuesday’s National Conversation on Gender Diversity is a daylong countrywide discussion that will take place from hotel ballrooms to Twitter. The mass town hall meeting of sorts comes just weeks after Twitter was the subject of backlash from the lack of women on their board.
On top of the stolen identities, client meltdowns and reflexive infidelity, one of the most delicious plot lines in the series "Mad Men" is the rise of Peggy Olsen from coffee-fetcher to chief copywriter. This brilliant super cut shows the growth of Peggy in a few minutes.
Apple appoints Angela Ahrendts as the chief of retail and online stores, doubling the number of women on the executive board from one to two.
Economically empowered women improve work place performance. By 2023 one billion women will enter workforce, yet most will have insecure jobs. Watch U.N. Women's latest tool.
Say what you will, but at 20, Miley Cyrus is a money-making genius. And now she's pissed off Sinead O'Connor who was only trying to give industry veteran advice. Fellow singer Amanda Palmer responds to O'Connor.
Women can be just as corrupt as the next bribe-taker, says new research. But that's only if corruption is considered okay. However, in countries where dirty-dealing is frowned upon, women tend to obey the rules.