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Women in Tech: Scarcity, Sexism and Solutions

Software engineer Jen Heilemann reflects on the stark reality of women in tech, their scarce numbers, the sexism some of them are subjected to, and how to change all of that.

Jen HeilemannWomen in Tech: Scarcity, Sexism and Solutions
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Lean In Sparks Push Back

Leaning in: It began, perhaps, with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s December 2010 TEDWomen talk on why there are so few women leaders (which has now garnered 2.1 million views on TED.com and YouTube).

Julie WeeksLean In Sparks Push Back
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Infographic: Small Business Social Media Trends

Did you know that the best day to post your company’s content if you’re in the fashion industry is Thursday? Read this to find out the best days for your industry.

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The Harsh Realities for India’s Working Women

Thousands of women in India, who are increasingly working and studying, have repeatedly taken to the streets to express anger over attitudes towards women, calling for major change.

Karin Kamp at The Story ExchangeThe Harsh Realities for India’s Working Women
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The First ‘Giving Tuesday’

With images of shoppers fighting over merchandise on Black Friday, the spirit of giving seems lost in the extreme materialism that the holidays have come to represent. Charitable groups are starting a new holiday tradition, called Giving Tuesday.

Karin Kamp at The Story ExchangeThe First ‘Giving Tuesday’
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Finding Upsides in the Economic Downturn

Problems can be opportunities – if you look for them that is. For small business owners, there’s been plenty of soul searching as a result of the great recession.

Karin Kamp at The Story ExchangeFinding Upsides in the Economic Downturn