Survey: Women put their money (and jobs) where their mouths are

A lot has happened in the year since we released the results of Ellevest’s first Financial Well-Being Survey last October. Inflation has hit us all hard. The markets have been everywhere. Student debt is finally being forgiven (some of it, anyway). And employment, while looking better on the surface, is still a major problem for … Read more

Soviet pop queen attacks Putin’s war in Ukraine

How setbacks in Afghanistan slowed global progress on the UN gender equality goal NEW YORK CITY/BOGOTÁ, Colombia – Since the Taliban took Kabul in August 2021, two decades of progress in education, employment and the empowerment of women in Afghan public life have been dramatically reversed, leading to for the international community to increase pressure … Read more

How setbacks in Afghanistan slowed global progress on the UN gender equality goal

NEW YORK CITY/BOGOTÁ, Colombia – Since the Taliban took Kabul in August 2021, two decades of progress in education, employment and the empowerment of women in Afghan public life have been dramatically reversed, leading to for the international community to increase pressure on the regime. Speaking at a recent UN press conference, Naheed Farid, an … Read more

Saudi designer and Paris-based studio co-create an ice necklace with an important message

DUBAI: It all started at a 24-hour party in Berlin in the middle of a heat wave. When Saudi designer Laila El-Mehelmy and Ariel Claudet of Paris-based design studio Golem watched partygoers cool off with ice cubes, they began to crystallize an idea for the OoOoooOoooOh la l’ice necklace. El-Mehelmy, based in the Netherlands, said: … Read more

New York Studio Bernheimer Architecture forms the first private sector union in the US.

New York Studio Bernheimer Architecture forms the first private sector union in the US. American copper buildings. Image courtesy of SHoP Architects Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp EITHER https://www.archdaily.co/co/988493/new-york-studio-bernheimer-architecture-forms-the-first-only-private-sector-union-in-the-us The first and only formal architecture union in the American private sector was recently formed by the employees of Bernheimer Architecture after two years … Read more

OPEC+ decisions aim to ensure market stability, says Saudi Arabian energy minister

Euromoney conference focuses on Saudi Arabia’s economic performance and future strategies RIYADH: Senior Saudi officials on Wednesday expressed satisfaction with the Kingdom’s “strong” economic recovery following the COVID-19-induced global economic slowdown and highlighted initiatives to transform the country into a global hub for innovation and investment. They spoke at the Euromoney Saudi Arabia Conference held … Read more

Apple Unveils iPhone 14 With Satellite SOS, Outdoor Ultra Watch

Euromoney conference focuses on Saudi Arabia’s economic performance and future strategies RIYADH: Senior Saudi officials on Wednesday expressed satisfaction with the Kingdom’s “strong” economic recovery following the COVID-19-induced global economic slowdown and highlighted initiatives to transform the country into a global hub for innovation and investment. They spoke at the Euromoney Saudi Arabia Conference held … Read more

Saudi Arabia to highlight sustainability successes at G20 Development Ministerial Meeting

Euromoney conference focuses on Saudi Arabia’s economic performance and future strategies RIYADH: Senior Saudi officials on Wednesday expressed satisfaction with the Kingdom’s “strong” economic recovery following the COVID-19-induced global economic slowdown and highlighted initiatives to transform the country into a global hub for innovation and investment. They spoke at the Euromoney Saudi Arabia Conference held … Read more

UAE In-Focus: Emirati Women Invest $9.4 Billion In Abu Dhabi Financial Market By 2022

Monsha’at offered over 200 training programs to Saudi entrepreneurs as the Kingdom bets on SMEs RIYADH: The General Authority for Small and Medium Enterprises, or Monsha’at, has been offering training programs for entrepreneurs to improve the sector’s contribution to gross domestic product. Monsha’at established an online academy in 2020 to support aspiring entrepreneurs and business … Read more

Women in industries threatened by AI and automation urged to ‘upskill’

Artificial intelligence and automation are seeping into our daily work lives, and office workers are among those whose jobs are being filled by machines. Key points: Analysts have found that the jobs facing the fastest automation include retail workers, bookkeepers and receptionists. Many of the jobs being automated are dominated by women Workers are encouraged … Read more

How Leaving a Job Changed My Work-Life Balance

In September 2021, Evelyn Lai sat at the brown teak desk in her childhood bedroom and gazed out the window. She felt as insecure as she did two decades ago. “I remember sitting at that same desk when I was applying to colleges,” said Lai, 36. Buy now | Our best subscription plan now has … Read more

Amid mounting redundancies, which EU companies are currently hiring?

_By Amanda Kavanagh_Last week, when HyperSocial CEO Braden Wallake announced layoffs at his company, he posted a crying selfie on LinkedIn. He was met with mixed reactions, to say the least. Since his organization specializes in optimizing social engagement, some considered it a cheap ploy. Others said the CEO was focusing on himself rather than … Read more

Saudi model Amira Al-Zuhair talks Paris catwalks and London student life

DUBAI: Few television shows (or movies, or any other type of media) have had as great a cultural impact as “Game of Thrones.” Throughout its eight-year run, which began in 2011, the sprawling fantasy series based on George RR Martin’s books has wowed audiences around the world (for reasons both positive and negative) and its … Read more

Insurance giant USAA cuts more jobs, apparently in banking | Business Insurance

know about this Insurance giant USAA cuts more jobs, apparently in banking in complete details. USAA, one of San Antonio’s largest employers, is cutting more jobs. The company declined to elaborate, but interviews with employees and posts on LinkedIn, Reddit and The Layoff indicate USAA has cut employees in information technology, business continuation, customer advisory … Read more

Examining the gender pay gap: Industries where women still earn less despite greater challenges

pixdeluxe / Getty Images Women have come a long way to achieve equality in the workplace over the past two decades, but the gender pay gap still persists. Women only earn, on average, about 82 cents for every dollar men earn, according to Payscale’s 2022 Annual Gender Pay Gap Report. That number drops even lower … Read more

9 Of The Most Remarkable Things Famous People Have Said About Utah

Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Every year, millions of people visit Utah. Many come to visit the national parks. Others are here for events or business or religious conferences. For decades, celebrities, movie stars and famous people of all kinds have come to attend the Sundance Film Festival in January. With this continued exposure to … Read more