From the boardroom to the bedroom
Romi Haan on why entrepreneurs need to understand sales, and how she succeeded anyway.
Whether women, or men, or both invented it – empathy, even in adversarial relationships, is invariably the wisest approach.
Obviously, people’s priorities differ. But it’s fair to say that culturally speaking, the United States leans in the direction of intense productivity at the expense of time spent reading a good book, or in the...
What is the Big Idea? Halla Tomasdottir guided her financial services company Audur Capital through Iceland's economic meltdown in 2008. The company not only survived, but its unique "feminine values" were...
Big Think salutes 10 women who have made inroads in professions that have traditionally been the province of men.
The pioneering feminist acknowledges that people are frustrated with the Democrats, but warns that the "extreme" policies of the Republican party are bad for everyone—especially women.
Do you acquire power and exercise control with assertive authority like Secretary of State Hillary Clinton—or do you lead with sociable consensus like media queen Oprah Winfrey? Take this Big Think quiz to find...
As women gain more financial clout, their spending patterns direct more money toward education, health and community.
Sexual violence against women in the African nation has become an "incredibly inexpensive tool for controlling and eviscerating the population," says Eve Ensler, founder of the advocacy group V-Day.
There is a popular narrative in the West that Islam is sexist. But aside from fundamentalist practices like honor killings, does moderate Islam actually deny women freedoms?