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Principal Foundation Matches Micro Loans to Invest in Women Entrepreneurs

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Principal Foundation contributed more than $200,000 to match loans made on International Women’s Day, through Kiva to support women entrepreneurs around the globe. These micro loans, which reached 4,800 women in 30 countries, provide women business owners the capital they need to fund their businesses, support their communities, and empower them to build financial security on their terms.  #InvestInHer

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Raising the Profile of Women in Construction in Argentina

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Adobe Construcciones, an Argentinian construction company based in Alvear, in the province of Santa Fe in the East of the Country has been a customer of New Holland Construction, a global construction brand of CNH Industrial, for over a decade.

Griffith Foods Honors Women's History Month and International Women's Day

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For Women's History Month and International Women's Day, Griffith Foods celebrates the achievements of women around the world and raises awareness for gender equality. This year’s theme is #ChooseToChallenge – a challenged world is an alert world and from challenge comes change.

How Cicely Hart Pursued Leadership Through Engineering

Duke Energy vice president became an engineer because she loved math but stayed with it to lead others
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On Cicely Hart’s first day as an engineer at Duke Energy, she thought past the technical and wondered, “How can I be a leader?”

Twenty years later, Hart is vice president of region support for Duke Energy’s Midwestern service areas, including parts of Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky, and she’s committed to sharing what she’s learned about leadership with others. She’s responsible for health and safety protocols, several engineering functions, workforce development for lineworkers and other crews, and project management for grid improvement.

Influential Women at Alliance Data: Val Greer

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In continuation of our Women's History Month celebration, we’re thrilled to share this week’s spotlight — Val Greer, Chief Commercial Officer at Alliance Data. Val is passionate about empowering women in and out of the workplace.

Women's Leadership and COVID-19: Spotlight on Garima Kaul

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In honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, throughout March we’re putting a special focus on the incredible role women researchers and scientists have played in addressing COVID-19 and creating a more equitable STEM field post-pandemic. At Clarivate, more than half of the colleagues in our science organization are women. Their achievements are invaluable to our contributions to innovation and customer success. See the full series here.

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In honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, throughout March we’re putting a special focus on the incredible role women researchers and scientists have played in addressing COVID-19 and creating a more equitable STEM field post-pandemic. At Clarivate, more than half of the colleagues in our science organization are women. Their achievements are invaluable to our contributions to innovation and customer success. See the full series here.

Women's Leadership and COVID-19: Spotlight on Dr. Nandita Quaderi

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At Clarivate we value every voice. In celebration of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting women’s leadership role in accelerating innovation to address the COVID-19 pandemic.

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At Clarivate we value every voice. In celebration of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting women’s leadership role in accelerating innovation to address the COVID-19 pandemic.

Compassion as a Management Tool in the Future of Work

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See the original post here by Duncan Hewett, Sr. Vice President & GM, Asia Pacific & Japan at VMWare

The COVID pandemic has affected us all, but not equally. Several studies emerging show more women have been economically impacted in the last year than we could have imagined. 

Supplier Spotlight: Brinly-Hardy's Fifth Generation CEO Talks Partnerships & Horse-drawn Plows

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If you’re committed to curb appeal, chances are you may have heard of Brinly-Hardy Co. and its premium lawn and garden equipment. After all, it’s a family-owned business that’s been around for almost 200 years.

Can Technology Help Bring Women Back to the Workforce?

As women face unprecedented job losses across a range of industries, an emerging crop of software platforms, tools, and interventions could reshape workplace norms.
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Visual artist Ashley Cecil’s professional life was upended when schools closed. The 39-year-old mother of two, who earns less than her husband, says it was clear she’d be the one to scale back. Cecil dropped teaching engagements and began renting out her Pittsburgh studio. “When push came to shove,” she says, “there was just no question that I was going to be ... the default parent until we could figure out some solution.” 

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