Archive for December, 2010

New Report from Catalyst on Fortune 500 Women Board Directors

"The 2010 Catalyst Census: Fortune 500 Women Board Directors examines women’s representation in corporate governance at the largest companies in the United States. This annual report provides critical statistics to gauge women’s advancement into leadership and highlights the gender diversity gap. Each year Catalyst tracks: * Women’s share of all board ...

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Sheryl Sandberg: Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions -- and offers 3 powerful pieces of advice to women aiming for the C-suite. Click below for the video! http://www.ted.com/talks/sheryl_sandberg_why_we_have_too_few_women_leaders.html

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ASX Corporate Governance Council Diversity Measures

Click here to download: 2nd_Global_Roundtable_on_board_diversity_presentation

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United Kingdom Sets Goals for Increased Numbers of Women on Boards

"The government has attempted to ratchet-up the pressure on business over boardroom quotas after Downing Street claimed they may impose a 40 per cent quota on FTSE firms." Click here for an article on the Financial Mail Women's Forum regarding the British government's efforts to boost the numbers of women ...

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European Commission Vice President Viviane Reding Speaks at SAIS CTR

Wednesday, December 8, 2010, 12:00pm - 1:00pm The Center for Transatlantic Relations at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University EU Center of Excellence, Washington, D.C. hosted a Transatlantic Leaders Forum Event with: Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission, Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship Women ...

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