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Celebrating Feminine Fortitude with the 49th Annual Gracie Awards

Kristen Wiig to Present the Lifetime Achievement Award to Carol Burnett Presenters and Attendees Include Maria Shriver, Glennon Doyle & Abby Wambach, Candace Parker, Natalie Morales, Sheryl Underwood, Yvette Nicole Brown, Mayan Lopez, Emma Kenney, Danielle Pinnock, Mariana van Zeller, Nikki & Brie Garcia, and More
May 14, 2024
The global student challenge for 2023-24 included more than 240 students across 15 countries and territories. With the guidance of Otis volunteer mentors, students used design thinking to develop mobility solutions that would use cutting-edge technologies to help increase access to parks.
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How Otis’s Global Student Challenge is Creating Greener Urban Futures

Innovation and dedication are what make the difference. Four student teams worldwide have emerged as regional winners of Otis's "Made to Move Communities challenge. This prestigious annual competition, now in its fourth year, encourages students to devise mobility solutions that make urban green spaces more accessible, enhancing the well-being of city dwellers.
May 14, 2024
Surprise, Surprise, this is an Empowerment in Action Statement
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Surprise, Surprise, this is an Empowerment in Action Statement

This story is a powerful reminder of what can be achieved when women support each other and commit to their goals. It illustrates that barriers can be broken and that goals are attainable with determination and mutual support, no matter how ambitious. We demonstrated that real empowerment is more than just an idea—it's about taking bold, collective actions that bring
May 11, 2024
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Understanding the Complexities of Love

At a recent conference held at Highwatch Rehabilitation Center, Jean Collins-Stuckert delivered a captivating exploration of love addiction and avoidance. Drawing from her extensive expertise, Jean shared deep insights into how early childhood experiences shape the dynamics of romantic relationships.
May 10, 2024
Insights and Strategies for Women Entrepreneurs in 2024
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Insights and Strategies for Women Entrepreneurs in 2024

has unveiled its 2024 Business Owner Report, providing a deep dive into the sentiments and strategies of American business owners as they navigate the evolving economic landscape. This annual survey thoroughly analyzes their business outlook, digital adoption, customer engagement approaches, and commitment to sustainability.
May 1, 2024
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Digital Marketing Pioneers Nancy Caravetta and Jessica Goldberg Earn Spot on Inc. List

In an inspiring nod to the transformative power of female entrepreneurship, Nancy Caravetta and Jessica Goldberg, the dynamic duo at the helm of Rebel Gail, have been recognized as part of the prestigious Inc. 2024 Female Founders 250. This accolade celebrates their innovative approach to blending digital marketing with artificial intelligence, revolutionizing the beauty and health sectors.
April 11, 2024
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Empowering Women in Healthcare, Goodwin University Launches New LPN Program

In a significant move to address the ongoing nursing shortage in Connecticut, Goodwin University has announced the launch of its new Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) certificate program. With the state's Department of Public Health, Board of Examiners for Nursing (CT BOEN) giving its nod of approval, the university is set to welcome its inaugural cohort of LPN students in May.
April 11, 2024
Unveiling Silent Struggles: The Multifaceted Challenges Faced by Older Women in a Rapidly Changing Socio-Economic Landscape
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Unraveling Gender and Age Inequalities

In today's complex societal landscape, myriad inequalities persist, with the intersection of age and gender standing out as particularly poignant. The United Nations, in its continuous efforts to highlight global disparities, underscores the challenges older women face.
March 20, 2024
Navigating the Gender Pay Gap and the Impact of College Majors on Career Earnings
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Navigating the Gender Pay Gap and the Impact of College Majors on Career Earnings

In pursuing higher education and career advancement, women often face a daunting challenge: the gender pay gap. Despite strides towards gender equality, this gap persists across various industries and occupations, influencing the financial well-being of working women. A recent explains how a woman's college major can affect her career earnings, shedding light on crucial insights for women navigating their professional
March 6, 2024
Astrology Numerology Moon Phases March 2024

Astrology, Numerology, and Moon Phases for March 2024

Welcome back, dear working women, to another edition of our monthly celestial forecast, designed especially for you. As we stride into March 2024, the cosmic stage is set for a whirlwind of opportunities and challenges, waiting to be seized and conquered. Whether you're leading the charge in the corporate world or charting your entrepreneurial course, let’s delve into what the
March 1, 2024
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Return to Self Retreat Offers a Journey of Self-Discovery for Women

Women across the region are marking their calendars for a unique event dedicated to personal growth and self-renewal. "Return to Self," an exclusive retreat for women, is designed to facilitate a deep dive into self-discovery and empowerment, led by the esteemed Self-Discovery and Life Transition Coach Naomi Rafalowicz.
February 15, 2024
Let's Celebrate the Year of the Dragon and Embrace Strength and Prosperity
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Let’s Celebrate the Year of the Dragon and Embrace Strength and Prosperity

As working women juggle the demands of their careers, personal lives, and aspirations for success, the Chinese New Year presents a unique opportunity to align with the Year of the Dragon in 2024. The Dragon, revered as the most powerful sign in the Chinese zodiac, embodies strength, prosperity, and leadership. This article is dedicated to empowering women to harness the
February 8, 2024
Fyle Announces Integration with American Express® for Enhanced Expense Management
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Fyle Announces Integration with American Express® for Enhanced Expense Management

Fyle, a leading expense management platform, has exciting news for small business owners and working women across the United States. In a groundbreaking move, Fyle has announced its integration with American Express®, offering U.S. Business and Corporate Card Members the ability to issue on-demand virtual Cards through the Fyle platform. This collaboration brings many benefits, including enhanced security, control, and
February 6, 2024
Connecticut Attains Seventh Place in National Mental Health Rankings
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Connecticut Attains Seventh Place in National Mental Health Rankings

In a recent comprehensive study analyzing various health indicators, Connecticut has secured the seventh spot in the national rankings for mental well-being, with a commendable score of 75.0. The study, conducted by Leafwell, evaluated factors such as frequent mental distress, life expectancy, physical inactivity, access to exercise, and median household income to assess the overall mental health of each state.
January 29, 2024
Avon Community Fund Announces Open Call for Grant Proposals to Support Local Nonprofits
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Avon Community Fund Announces Open Call for Grant Proposals to Support Local Nonprofits

The Avon Greater Together Community Fund (AGTCF), a part of the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, has officially announced its latest open call for grant applications, offering a significant opportunity for nonprofits that serve the residents of Avon. This initiative marks the third instance where AGTCF has invited eligible 501(c)(3) registered nonprofits to apply for grants. The application process is
January 19, 2024