Today’s Infographic: Women are Key Drivers on Economic Growth

Investing in women is not only the right thing to do, but also the smart thing to do! Source: World Economic Forum Gender Gap Report World Economic Forum Gender Gap Report - Preface By Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum People and their talents are among the core drivers of sustainable, long-term economic growth. [...]

By | 2017-03-14T00:25:01+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Cool Infographics, Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

The phrase “lacks executive presence” is holding back women leaders

Should we ban the term "Executive Presence?" By Lori Nishiura MacKenzie, Executive Director at the Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University More than two years have passed since Sheryl Sandberg launched the campaign to “Ban Bossy” for young girls. The idea is to shift the perceptions of girls' strong behaviors from being labelled [...]

By | 2017-03-14T00:25:02+00:00 July 8th, 2016|Cool Infographics, Exclusives, Featured|1 Comment

Today’s Infographic: Liz O’Donnell on the Balancing Act of the Modern Woman

Today's Infographic is compliments of author Liz O'Donnell, who will be one of the League's featured speakers at our signature symposium event in Kansas City, MO on Saturday, September 24, 2016. For more information about Liz O'Donnell and the rest of the lineup at our Kansas City event, click HERE. _____ Award winning blogger and [...]

By | 2017-03-14T00:25:15+00:00 June 30th, 2016|Cool Infographics, Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

ICMA’s Latest Data on Female CAO’s and Assistant CAO’s in Local Government

Data on Women Members in the Profession What are the number for YOUR state?   To check the number for your state, click HERE.   By LWG Editor n September 2012, ICMA President Bonnie Svrcek established a Task Force on Women in the Profession to evaluate the barriers facing women in the local government [...]

By | 2017-03-14T00:25:17+00:00 June 6th, 2016|Cool Infographics, Educate, Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

Today’s Infographic: A Look at Paid Parental Leave

Infographic created by Priscilla Brown and originally appeared on the Early Childhood Education Degrees website.    _____ Infographic Sources: 1. http://www.techrepublic.com 2. http://thinkprogress.org 3. http://www.cnpp.usda.gov

By | 2017-03-14T00:25:20+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Cool Infographics, Educate, Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

Today’s Infographic: What is your body language saying to others?

Experts say that body language is more than 93% of our communication and, in fact, if we decode a conversation it would roughly breakdown to:  7% words used, 38% tone of voice, volume, rate of speech, vocal pitch; and 55% facial expressions, hand gestures, postures and other forms of body language. The 93% is known not [...]

By | 2017-03-14T00:26:00+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Cool Infographics, Educate|0 Comments