Investing in Women May Bring Big Returns

August 4, 2014

It’s Monday, here’s what made the news this week:

  • The financial performance of companies with at least 3 female board members outpace companies with no women on their boards – and financial investment firms are starting to take notice.  Find out which wealth management firms in addition to Morgan Stanley and Barclays are recommending expanding portfolios based on female leadership.
  • Liz Kaplow, Founder and CEO of Kaplow Communications shares how her firm has made it to one of the top mid-sized PR agencies in the country.  Read more about her career highs and lows, advice for starting a company and what she believes is the single biggest issue women face in the workplace.
  • Forbes covers the 2013 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) U.S. Report, which finds female entrepreneurs are happier than their male equivalents.  Learn more about why these women report being a business owner influencing their happiness.