women in business

Today’s Woman, Hopping Around the World

Posted on 02/28/2013 by |Latino Life | Comments

Your LifeI was talking to a friend the other day about opportunities for women in today’s America. We were heaping praise on all those we knew of in politics, diplomacy, industry, entertainment, sports and space who are making their mark on the world stage and beyond. Bunny girls were not included. The friend is Wini Hammond. A retired hotel concierge, she was a bunny girl in a Los Angeles Playboy club half a century ago, not because she liked to prance …

Guest Post: Why the World Needs Women Entrepreneurs

Posted on 10/24/2011 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

WorkThis past month’s protests from Wall Street to Portland, Oregon, to London symbolize a growing need to define the next economy—one that recognizes that meaningful jobs and wages that afford quality of life while also assuring  healthy and thriving communities is critical. A new way of doing business that creates products and services that promote interconnectedness and collaboration above competition are critical to this new economy. Collaboration is a natural strength of women, and a world with more women leaders …