Striving to achieve political, economic, and social equality through
award-winning editorials, Ms. magazine advocates and reports the
advancements made by and for women.
Women.future is the world's most innovative provider of interactive
leadership and employee development programs for corporations,
universities and organizations.
Women for Hire
This group's one-day events pair recruiters from a mix of Fortune
500s, Internet companies, Nonprofit organizations and government
agencies with female college seniors and experienced professionals.
Women Working, 2000 and Beyond
This site supports the PBS TV special, Women Working, 2000 and
Beyond, offers information on the broadcast, women's networking
groups (organizations and associations), and books on advancement,
leadership, balance, and more.
The Princeton Review
The Princeton Review helps millions of students each year to
standardized tests and the college and graduate school admissions
through its courses, books, software and website.
DATA ON WOMEN IN THE WORKFORCE
National Council for Research on Women
The NCRW is a working alliance of centers and individuals actively
involved in research, policy analysis, and innovative programs on
behalf of women and girls.
University of Wisconsin System Women's Studies Librarian's
Although geared toward users from the University of Wisconsin, this
site provides numerous bibliographies of and links to print and
online resources that pertain to women and gender studies.
U.S. Department of Labor, Women's Bureau
The Women's Bureau researches and analyzes information about women
and work, and proposes policies to benefit working women. An
excellent source for statistics on women's occupations and wages.
The American Institute for Managing Diversity
An innovator in diversity research that offers educational services,
research reports, and books to help organizations understand the
business imperative for managing diversity.
The Diversity Factor
Published by Elsie Y. Cross & Associates, this quarterly journal
is the nation's premier source of information for both the theory
and practice of diversity management.
Diversity Work/Life Resource Center
This fee-based site contains the Diversity Work/Life Resource
Center, which maintains one of the largest selections of cultural
diversity materials for the workplace.
This site contains news, a diversity resource guide, a diversity
marketplace, and articles on workplace diversity issues covering
topics concerning different ethnic/population groups.
This is a project of the Association of American Colleges and
Universities and the University of Maryland at College Park, funded
by grants from the Ford Foundation. It is part of a larger
initiative entitled Diversity Works, which is a family of projects
providing diversity resources to colleges and universities.
European Institute for Managing Diversity
This site represents an international network of organizations that
works to address diversity issues in European Union. It provides
research, training, and advisory services to international and local
National Association of Gender Diversity Training
Provides businesses with training, resources, and tools on gender
issues in the workplace. Services include an annual conference,
certificate training programs, Gender Journal: Men and Women Working
Together, and program planning.
RESOURCES FOR WORKING WOMEN
Offers news and career strategies for women, including Advancing
Women in Leadership, a journal for women researchers and educators.
Also has a special Latina section with articles in English and
Aurora promotes, measures and benchmarks 'gender capital' as a
tangible asset within and across organisations. Aurora also
delivers Europe's largest corporate and entrepreneurial women's
Business and Professional Women/USA
Provides resources for subjects such as pay equity, women
entrepreneurs, and congressional issues affecting working women.
The Business Women's Association of South Africa
The BWA exists to recognize and promote the status of women in business and professional environments.
Busygirl is UK and Europe's leading Corporate and Entrepreneurial
Women's Network, with over 7,000 registered members and strong
continual sponsorship from global leaders including
PriceWaterhouseCoopers, HSBC and Globix. It provides services
and resources for women entrepreneurs.
Canadian Women's Business Network
A site for Canadian women entrepreneurs that provides a directory,
development resources, network opportunities, research, and articles
on work-life balance.
A career resource center for women that provides information and
tools for assessing, managing, and changing careers.
The Global Leadership Coaching Consortium
The Global Leadership Coaching Consortium specializes in coaching
high awareness global exectives and teams, mentoring global
executive coaches, and training executives in coaching skills.
International Network for Women in Technology
The premiere association devoted to advancing women in the
technology sector. Provides networking opportunities, job listings,
and technology industry news.
A women's network with a collection of articles, chat rooms, message
boards, and links that focus on careers, parenting, beauty, food,
health, money, relationships, and online shopping.
National Association for Female Executives
NAFE is the largest professional organization of business women and
women business owners in the U.S. Provides resources for career
development, business ownership, job search, and women in the
National Foundation for Women Business Owners
The premier source for information and statistics on women business
owners and their enterprises. Includes useful statistics from and
summaries of NFWBO's research and allows visitors to order
Online Women's Business Center
This site houses over 1,000 articles to help women succeed as
entrepreneurs and compete in the global marketplace.
Women in Leadership Summit, Linkage Incorporated
Annual conference that focuses on skill building, leadership
development, and networking for men and women leaders.
Women on Wall Street
From the Global Partnership Network for Women at Deutsche Bank, this
interactive site dedicates itself to furthering career development,
leadership, and business opportunities for professional women on
Teaches female entrepreneurs how to take advantage of the Internet
and make smarter technology choices. Provides online education and
profiles of successful women entrepreneurs; insights from columnist
Jane Applegate; e-commerce tools; free advice from a panel of
business experts; and a free monthly e-newsletter.
Women's Campaign International
Women's Campaign International (WCI) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan
organization dedicated to the empowerment of women through
leadership, organizational, media, and political training in
developing countries and communities. In providing practical
and specialized trainings, WCI, works with nongovernmental partner
organizations to enhance their capacity and their sustainability of
This site is for career women and female entrepreneurs; it features
business resources (from sources such as the Small Business
Administration) and online chats. Also includes The Bookworm,
which highlights books of interest to working women (for work or
pleasure) to order from Amazon.com.
This site mirrors the content of its print counterparts, though some print articles do not appear online. This publication offers
annual listings of top companies for working moms, top MBA programs
for women, and top female executives.
Families and Work Institute
The FWI identifies and addresses the issues of creating stronger
families, supportive communities, and effective workplaces. Includes
press releases, interactive forums, and information about the
Institute's research projects and publications.
National Partnership for Women and Families
This organization focuses on issues of work and family as well as
health care. Visitors can download publications, join the
organization, read press releases, and sign up to receive
organizational press releases by e-mail.
Women-Business-Spirituality: A New Formula for Leadership
Attend this conference on October 14th in NYC and hear how women
business leaders are successfully incorporating personal
spirituality, ethics and higher values into their leadership roles
to make a difference in the workplace. Register online today.
Work and Family Connection
This organization is a clearinghouse of information on work-life
issues; included here is information about its research and
consulting services, profiles of family-friendly companies, and Work
and Family Newsbrief, a monthly digest of current work-life news.
Work-Family Researchers Electronic Network
This network, whose audience is work-family researchers, facilitates
access to literature on work-family issues. Sponsored by the Alfred
P. Sloan Foundation.
Working Moms' Internet Refuge
This fun, upbeat site covers topics ranging from stress management
to investment advice to quick recipes for busy parents. Women who
telecommute should look at the career section to read Telecommuting
Top 100 Companies for Working Mothers in 2003
Working Mother magazine rates the top 100.