What does it mean to invest in women? When we invest in women, we help build a society where all women have gained economic independence…and gives your company and its workforce a purpose beyond profit. Read our latest news and articles about how investing in women is good for women AND good for business.

/ 11.12.19 /

“I’m not just working to work, I’m working to make a difference”: W4W Member Spotlight on Rose Chan Siow of SCOUT

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What do you really want to do? What gets you going in the morning? These are the questions Rose Chan Siow, founder of SCOUT, asked herself when she realized she […] Read More

/ 11.12.19 /

What it means to “invest in women” — and why it’s good for business

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When we invest in women, we help build a society where all women have gained economic independence. That’s great for women…and more personally, your investment in women — the women […] Read More

/ 10.23.19 /

Melinda Gates makes a $1 billion investment in women

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Melinda Gates recently announced some exciting news: she’s pledged $1 billion over 10 years to promote gender equality by expanding women’s power and influence. “I want to see more women […] Read More

/ 10.21.19 /

Reflecting on National Hispanic Heritage Month and the gender-based wage gap

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National Hispanic Heritage Month 2019, which ran from September 15 to October 15,  gave us a chance to celebrate the generations of Hispanic and Latinx Americans who have made history, […] Read More

/ 09.23.19 /

Sharing, learning, and doing: W4W’s summer of investing in women and helping businesses be a force for social good

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The air is cooler, the leaves are changing, and we finally have a moment to step back and get a good look at how much we accomplished during Working for […] Read More

/ 09.23.19 /

Good for women, good for your business: W4W Member Spotlight on Jennifer Willey of Wet Cement

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Jennifer Willey’s consulting firm, Wet Cement, specializes in training and coaching services designed to help clients meet their goals, realize growth, and achieve their potential. Since those are skills in […] Read More

/ 04.29.19 /

The Future of Work for Women

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The Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) recently produced a report that gives us pause while offering important takeaways for women in the workforce. Titled Women, Automation, and the Future […] Read More

/ 03.25.19 /

Choose Your Partners Wisely

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There are various criteria to consider when picking your partners and suppliers, such as convenience, price, location. When it came time to select W4W’s place to bank, we started with […] Read More

/ 03.25.19 /

What is a “Good Business”? Kim Coupounas, B Lab

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By now it’s accepted fact that companies who value their impact on society and the environment are not only more innovative, they perform better. Just ask Kim Coupounas, Global Ambassador […] Read More

/ 03.08.19 /

History of International Women’s Day

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International Women’s Day 2019 – Balance for Better #IWD2019 What is International Women’s Day (IWD)and how did it get started? International Women’s Day wasn’t always on March 8th. Actually it […] Read More