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Sexism Battling Strategies For Millennials

Sexism Battling Strategies For Millennials

Over the last several decades, women have made strides in the corporate world, in many cases launching their own enterprises and some taking the helm at Fortune 500 companies.

Sexism Battling Strategies For Millennials

Sexism

Despite such progress, sexism remains a significant hurdle in business, says Phuong Uyen Tran, a Vietnamese business executive and author of Competing with Giants: How One Family-Owned Company Took on the Multinationals and Won (www.competingwithgiants.net).
“Sexist attitudes are certainly well entrenched in Asia,” says Tran, who is deputy CEO of THP Beverage Group, the leading Vietnamese beverage company founded by her father.

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Debra Montgomery joins Union Bank Private Mortgage Division as Pacific Northwest Region Manager

Debra Montgomery joins Union Bank Private Mortgage Division as Pacific Northwest Region Manager

Debra Montgomery Joins Union Bank as Managing Director SEATTLE, July 10, 2018 – Union Bank today announced that Debra Montgomery has joined the bank as Managing Director, Pacific Northwest Region Manager for the Private Mortgage Division of Union Bank Home Loans. Montgomery will manage the team of Private Mortgage consultants who specialize in offering home… Continue Reading

When Stymied By Corporate World, Women Soar As Entrepreneurs

Women Entrepreneurship on The Rise! When corporate America’s legendary glass ceiling blocks their road to success, some women decide to take a different route. Their solution: Become their own boss.  Women in Business rule the world.  “In so many cases when women start out in the corporate world, they find their talents and insights are… Continue Reading

LEAGUE Recruits Sun Life Financial’s Lori Casselman as Chief Health Officer

Newly created role will help advance League s consumer-first approach to employee benefits  LEAGUE, the digital alternative to traditional health insurance, has hired Lori Casselman as its Chief Health Officer. Casselman joins LEAGUE following an extended run at Sun Life Financial where she held several executive roles in its Group Benefits organization, specializing in integrated health… Continue Reading