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Women in Business in the News

There’s been a lot in the new lately around women in the workforce. Here are a few articles I’ve found that summarize where we stand today in the quest for workforce equality. I think we’re at a plateau, with “Having It All” becoming a buzz word (buzz phrase?), and yet the solutions are still to come.

  • Liz Prueitt is a baker, an entrepreneur, and a mother. She was interviewed about the struggles and benefits in her life, and what it means to “have it all.” Working Mom: Liz Prueitt
  • Ayanna Pressley is an At-Large member of Boston’s city council,┬áBeth Monaghan is the CEO of InkHouse PR, and Jesse Mermell is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Business Leadership. They wrote a guest post on the League of Women in Government about the policies we need to have in place for equality in the workforce. Guest Blogger: Ayanna Pressley on Redefining “Having it All”
  • NYMag wrote about a new study showing the health and stress impacts on women who work and have a home life. The Quest to ‘Have it All’ is Making Women Feel Sick

Marli Mesibov

Marli is a content strategist with a passion for the user experience. Her work spans websites, web applications, and mobile. Marli is the VP of Content Strategy at the UX design agency Mad*Pow, and she serves as managing editor at UX Booth, a publication about all areas of user experience. Marli is a frequent conference speaker, and has spoken at conferences including Content Strategy Forum and LavaCon. She can also be found on Twitter, where she shares thoughts on content strategy, literature, and Muppets.

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