NJBIZ - en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:53:40 EST Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:53:40 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150425/BREAKINGGLASS/150429845&source=RSS Top women bankers offer tips for advancement I'm a big fan of anyone who decides to Ellen-dance her way up to give a keynote speech. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150425/BREAKINGGLASS/150429845&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150423/BREAKINGGLASS/150429882&source=RSS 'Women of Silicon Valley' A 'Humans of New York'-like photo project of women in tech Anybody with a Facebook account has no doubt heard of Humans of New York, a photoblog and bestselling book by photographer Brandon Stanton. The photo project does the unthinkable It takes the characters New Yorkers pass with such frequency they become unnoticable and, through sharing a detail of their life story, humanizes them. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:59:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150423/BREAKINGGLASS/150429882&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150420/BREAKINGGLASS/150429977&source=RSS Female CEO says women 'shouldn't be president,' it should be left to 'a good, strong, honorable man' Chances are, you&#8217ve probably heard of Cheryl Rios by now. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150420/BREAKINGGLASS/150429977&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150416/BREAKINGGLASS/150419855&source=RSS Dress for Success Morris County hosts ninth 'Transforming Lives' gala on April 23 Dress for Success Morris County will host its ninth annual &#8220Transforming Lives&#8221 gala on April 23 at 630 p. m. at The Crystal Plaza in Livingston to raise funds and awareness for its mission. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150416/BREAKINGGLASS/150419855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150414/BREAKINGGLASS/150419904&source=RSS The momentum behind Hillary Clinton It wasn't much of a surprise when Hillary Rodham Clinton announced she would seek presidency for a second time on Sunday. And it wasn't much of a secret before then, either. Tue, 14 Apr 2015 13:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150414/BREAKINGGLASS/150419904&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150410/BREAKINGGLASS/150419989&source=RSS Report Millennial women still make less If you receive print copies of NJBIZ, you might have noticed the journal used a lot of space over the past month highlighting the gender gap in the workplace. Sample and abridged reactions to that have ranged from &#8220Right on!&#8221 to &#8220How dare you?&#8221 with just a dash of &#8220Who cares?&#8221 Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150410/BREAKINGGLASS/150419989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150402/BREAKINGGLASS/150409942&source=RSS Ellen Pao case exposes how deep-rooted tech's gender bias can be Last Friday, March 27, a jury ruled against one of four claims filed by Ellen Pao that alleged her former employer, the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, had discriminated against her based on her gender. Thu, 02 Apr 2015 11:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150402/BREAKINGGLASS/150409942&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150331/BREAKINGGLASS/150339943&source=RSS The Speak Up! Pledge One woman's mission to forge better relationships between assistants and managers Once upon a time, I was an assistant to several in the film and television industry producers, directors, actors, you name it. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150331/BREAKINGGLASS/150339943&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/BREAKINGGLASS/150329806&source=RSS N.J. congressman revives Paycheck Fairness Act 'There remains a gender pay gap' If you&#8217re all for transparency in the workplace and especially if you&#8217re a woman, you should be, this is news you&#8217re going to want to closely follow. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:24:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/BREAKINGGLASS/150329806&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/BREAKINGGLASS/150329828&source=RSS International women entrepreneurs From struggle to success event I can't think of a better way to spend a Monday evening than to travel to Montclair State University for pizza and a panel on successful New Jersey women entrepreneurs, all of whom grew up outside of the United States and overcame difficult obstacles to achieve their dreams. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/BREAKINGGLASS/150329828&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150325/BREAKINGGLASS/150329863&source=RSS At Best 50 Women event, Guadagno laments that the clothes can still make the woman New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno was willing to don a pair of signature WithumSmithBrown sunglasses and bright blue gloves before a crowd of nearly 600 at the NJBIZ Best 50 Women in Business event on Monday night to applaud the company for sponsoring the event each year since its inception 10 years ago. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 14:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150325/BREAKINGGLASS/150329863&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150324/BREAKINGGLASS/150329902&source=RSS At Best 50 Women in Business event, guests suggest 'Women on 20s' NJBIZ celebrated its 10th year of the Best 50 Women in Business awards program Monday night at The Palace in Somerset Park to honor not only this year's most dynamic women in business, but all of the extraordinary women that have been honored over the past decade. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150324/BREAKINGGLASS/150329902&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150316/BREAKINGGLASS/150319841&source=RSS Changing Afghanistan One woman at a time When his son Alex spoke with him in 2008 regarding a fellow student at Blair Academy, Leo Motiuk &#8212 former special counsel with Windels Marx Lane Mittendorf in Madison &#8212 couldn't believe what he was hearing. Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150316/BREAKINGGLASS/150319841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150309/BREAKINGGLASS/150309808&source=RSS America, take note A European company is making life easier for new moms Friday was a big day for women around the world &#8212 and I admittedly missed the memo. Mon, 09 Mar 2015 11:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150309/BREAKINGGLASS/150309808&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/BREAKINGGLASS/150309880&source=RSS 'Mustang Sally's Now' aims to empower N.J. women It wasn't necessarily the fear, shock or bruise to the head that was the worst part about my car brakes giving out on the highway. Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150305/BREAKINGGLASS/150309880&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150303/BREAKINGGLASS/150309933&source=RSS Living with 'RBF' NJBIZ staffers share their experiences The article about Resting Bitch Face was born from an overheard conversation between three NJBIZ staffers &#8212 Meg Fry, Danielle Mack and Emily Bader &#8212 who all had varying experiences &#8220living with&#8221 RBF. Here are their stories Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150303/BREAKINGGLASS/150309933&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150303/BREAKINGGLASS/150309934&source=RSS The power dynamics behind 'RBF' A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog in response to a particularly troublesome Carl&#8217s Jr. advertisement. Usually, when I am working on a Breaking Glass blog, I&#8217ll run the idea past some of the female staff members in the office to see if my topic is something they&#8217ve noticed or been affected by or if I&#8217m completely off base. Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150303/BREAKINGGLASS/150309934&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150225/BREAKINGGLASS/150229878&source=RSS Joseph Bottitta of Genova Burns urges women to hang out and talk feminism with the guys A few weeks ago, I was invited to speak at a Women&#8217s Initiative luncheon at Genova Burns in Newark. This was the first time I had ever delivered such a presentation on my own devoid of fellow panelists, and I was excited to learn that because I am 26, a single woman and a reporter that researches and writes about issues concerning women. . . Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150225/BREAKINGGLASS/150229878&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150223/BREAKINGGLASS/150229936&source=RSS Were this year's 'feminist Oscars' a case of hashtag over substance? Full disclosure While I often tout the Academy Awards as my Superbowl or World Series, or the Final Four, or some other sporting event the general public dare not miss, I did, in fact, have to miss the show last night in order to attend a rehearsal for one of my own. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150223/BREAKINGGLASS/150229936&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150217/BREAKINGGLASS/150219849&source=RSS Wells Fargo shows once again it's a leader in women in banking in N.J. Wells Fargo again showed why it's the leader of women in banking in New Jersey with the hiring of Larisa Perry as the region president of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut on Tuesday. Tue, 17 Feb 2015 09:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150217/BREAKINGGLASS/150219849&source=RSS