As most of you know by now, I believe it is a good thing to empower and recognize women – globally, locally, personally and professionally. Women are the leading force and practically speaking, run most communities, small businesses, regional and even some national parts of our government. Secondly, and possibly more importantly, we women control a huge percentage (around 80%) of all global consumption, making us the largest demographic.
Of course, I would LOVE to use this post discussing why women aren’t as far along as we should be in 2012, but FOR THIS BLOG, I choose to focus on practical solutions – based on the world as we know it NOW- rather than trying to change the world. Since changing the world might be a little ambitious, don’t you think? tee hee…
If you didnt already know, March is Women’s History month, marking 101 years of this particular celebration. As your go-to-expert and facilitator, I am excited to offer and share my favorite digital hot spots that empower women to be the very best they can be. And since women control global consumption AND are essentially running most communities, what’s good for women is good for the world. These are some of my favorite sites- with a slight bias towards leadership and finances:
1. Womensphere! Womensphere is a global community of leaders, organizations and companies, aligned by the shared purpose of unleashing women’s potential and uniting leaders to collaborate on solving the most important issues of our time.
2. The Glass Hammer!The Glass Hammer is an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life. Get a new job right here!
3. Citibank’s Women & Co!. For more than a decade, Women & Co. has been bringing financially curious women factual, objective information. We’re backed by the vast intellectual resources of Citi, and have access to some of the finest financial minds in the business.
4. Worth for Women!
Women for Worth: You are a doer, a helper, a thinker, and a networker. You take care of your family, your friends, your business, your body, and your bills. You control your life with grace and precision. So why don’t you have more control over your financial future
CLICK HERE For a complete listing of the Top 100 Sites for Women, by Forbes
Please send me YOUR favorite sites too!