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Why women CEOs get slammed while men get praised

The San Francisco Chronicle looked at why women CEOs get more backlash than their male counterparts. Specifically, the paper looked at why Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer was heavily criticized for making moves similar to those made by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, who was praised for his decisions. It’s a pretty clear-cut case of female CEOs being treated worse because of their gender, and there [...]

2016-07-14T15:47:11-06:00July 14th, 2016|

4 ways for women to combat the gender wage gap

In Utah, women make 70 cents for every dollar a man makes. It’s a fact that can be frustrating and disheartening for women in the workforce. But there are ways to combat the gender wage gap, according to Elizabeth Tashjian, associate professor of finance at the David Eccles School of Business. She has looked at the gender wage gap and why it exists. She [...]

2017-12-20T10:08:42-07:00March 11th, 2015|