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Meg Fry

About the Breaking Glass Blog

Meg Fry blogs about women in business. She tells their stories and details their successes while providing news, tips and helpful hints for the next generation. Contact Meg at megf@njbiz.com.

Takeaway post: six months of Women of Silicon Valley

I was doing my morning coffee and news feed routine at my dining room table Sunday when my interest was piqued by the most unlikely genre of internet article to illicit such a response: the obligatory retrospective, especially one covering such a...

Two N.J. law firms make '50 Best for Women' list

Gibbons P.C. in Newark and Lowenstein Sandler in Roseland were named yesterday as 2015 “50 Best Law Firms for Women" by Working Mother Media and Flex-Time Lawyers.

The balancing act: Coworkers vs. friends

I thought that my production experience in the film and television industry would translate with ease when I volunteered to be a theatrical stage manager in my community.

Mission builds bonds between area businesswomen and their 'Indian sisters'

This Oct. 20, women in business from New Jersey and New York will travel to India for a week as part of the “Friends of India” mission — a vision Daryl Harrison Rand, CEO and president of HarrisonRand Advertising in Guttenberg, had...

Q&A with Cheryl Biron on what it takes to grow, sustain one's success being a woman in business

Wayne-based One Horn Transportation, a trucking and logistics services company, was named one of the 50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned Companies for the fourth consecutive year by The Women Presidents' Organization in May.

Did you notice? 'Highest Paid CEOs' list is short on women

Here’s a perfect example of how easy it is to overlook the persistent and problematic gender gap ...

Is 'Aloha' star Stone facing criticism because she's white, or because she's a woman?

I was surprised to read a Huffington Post article this morning demanding that Emma Stone apologize for accepting her role in Cameron Crowe’s new film, “Aloha.”

Lean-in feminism: Intersectionality in the workplace

I recently had an interaction that mirrored one of my favorite books, “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance.”

With recent attention to transgender issues, here's one to consider: the pay gap

With Caitlyn Jenner's Variety cover, the transgender community is (finally) receiving a lot of visibility and, despite a few groups of expected deriders, the response has been generally positive and supportive.

Wall Street execs contribute feedback, funding for female-led film 'Equity'

According to BloombergBusiness, Hollywood hasn't released a notable female-led film set on Wall Street since Mike Nichols' 1988 comedy “Working Girl,” starring Melanie Griffith and Sigourney Weaver.

NJBIZ Poll Question of the Week

Should major college athletes get some sort of payment to compensate for the cost of attending that is outside housing, food and tuition? Vote View Results
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