Tag: equality

The Difference Between ‘Minimum Wage’ and ‘Living Wage’

“What is the Difference Between ‘Minimum Wage’ and ‘Living Wage’? I went to Sri Lanka to find out. Five days, four design students, three factory tours and two garment worker visits, resulted in one unforgettable behind the scenes journey to Sri Lanka. As the Vice Chair of my family’s foundation, The Cordes Foundation, I traveled […]

Emma Watson Partners With National Geographic on #InternationalWomensDay

A new partnership aims to accelerate gender parity by highlighting women photographers with outstanding photographic contributions. Work from eight female National Geographic photographers will be featured throughout Women’s Day, curated by Watson. The National Geographic account is the most followed brand on Instagram worldwide, with Watson and National Geographic having a combined total of over […]

Leadership in the Spotlight

As women business owners, when we think about the topic of leadership the theme of this month’s issue of NAWBO ONE a lot of things come to mind. We are leaders in our businesses, households and communities. We have friends, customers and vendor partners in prominent leadership positions in corporate America. And, of course, with election […]

Equality: What Does it Mean?

Equality means different things for different people and generations. For the women who founded NAWBO more than 40 years ago, it was about being able to take out a line of credit to start or grow their business without their husband, brother or father cosigning. For women business owners today, it’s about equality in pay, […]