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Why NATO Needs to Take its role in Gender Perspective

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Reading Time: 6 minutes  No matter what’s your job or path; if you’re a woman, you’ve probably experienced some form of discrimination throughout your career or in your life, in general. What you might not consider, though, is that there are women out there, who are wearing a uniform and risk their lives for peace and security, and are getting an even harder time […]

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Sometimes Men Do a Lot More For Women Than We Give Them Credit For

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Reading Time: 6 minutes    How do we ensure gender equality in filmmaking? How do we empower women in filmmaking? Do we make a special award for women? Do we create special festivals only for women? And how do we encourage filmmakers to empower women through their movies? Being a judge of an online film festival showed me that sometimes men do a […]

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2015 Lady Pitch Night Europe in Paris; Here is What We Took Home With Us

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Reading Time: 3 minutes  “Be confident girls because confidence allows us to play the same game that boys do. Have fun and laugh your path is not about suffering it is about bonding and sharing”, said Clara Gaymard, the President and CEO of GE France at Lady Pitch Night Europe, in Paris.     Lady Pitch Night is one of the biggest contests […]

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The 7 books that MissCareer/less Editorial Team is hooked on (today)

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Reading Time: 7 minutes  Afaf is reading: The Winner Stands Alone –  Paulo Coelho   A familiar quote to most of us. A quote we hear from people around us when things get difficult. It’s a lesson that is hard to understand or figure out at the moment, but with time, when the new road reveals itself, it starts making sense. “When God closes […]

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Are you a hostage at the table? The Party is not over, you better take care of yourself

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Reading Time: 4 minutes  In a culture where the majority is hostile to accept women in leadership roles, it was an uphill task to be part of an organisation which was going through a major change. I found myself in conflicting situations and this is where the book ‘Hostage At The Table’ by George Kohlrieser – former hostage negotiator – came to rescue me. […]

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Cents & Sensibility: Women and Money – MCL Event Review from Utah

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Reading Time: 2 minutesFrom motherhood to businesswoman   A few weeks ago, I was able to attend one of our recommended Women Empowerment Events in Utah you shouldn’t miss this Fall. Cents & Sensibility: Women and Money was held at my alma mater, at the Utah Valley University. The event focused on educating women on how to develop a healthy relationship with money […]

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Women in Wireless – A Unique Networking Experience in the Heart of Tel Aviv

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Reading Time: 3 minutesWhy are women turned off when it comes to business networking and how a simple, well-known concept can break the ice? The Tel Aviv chapter of Women in Wireless borrowed a model that is used in romantic relationship seeking. Translated it into a business language and gathered more than 120 women under one roof, who mingled, exchanged knowledge and departed […]

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Women Empowerment: Turn your passion into a business – NYC edition

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Reading Time: 7 minutesNEW YORK CITY – What happens when five women entrepreneurs gather to talk about taking risks and encourage other women to follow their passion for starting their own businesses? The result is a room full of aspiring business people who later on leave with motivation and the desire to succeed. The remarkable event we talk about here was organized by […]

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Dream big and dare to fuck it up – Impressions from Fuckup Night vol. IV in Berlin

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Reading Time: 4 minutesGet rich or die trying BERLIN, GERMANY – In the modern success-driven society talking about own failures requires serious guts. All those highly creative, charismatic young entrepreneurs who think rich and look poor never miss a chance to share the stories of their climbing the success mountain. Countless coaches are promising to make the rock-star out of you and your […]

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