Years in Review

2018 Year in Review: Looking ahead to 2019 and Beyond

By Nicki Gilmour, CEO and Founder of As 2019 is getting underway, I dare to feel slightly upbeat since figures show that there have been gains for women in board seats for the first time in ten years in the US with women making up 31% of newly appointed... Read More

Year End Review 2017: Professional Women and the Culture War

By Nicki Gilmour, CEO and Publisher of Every year in December I write about the runners and the riders, the losses and the gains for women in corporations. The usual statistical update of no movement in female leaders in aggregate can be seen by checking out the report compiled... Read More

Happy New Year!

2017 marks the 10th year anniversary for as we begin to crank up our virtual presses again to inform, inspire and empower you as professional women navigating your careers. We aim to help you by providing you with information, expert opinions and advice which you can use in the... Read More

2014: A Year in Review

With the holidays upon us, it is beginning to look a lot like ……Groundhog Day. From a numbers perspective, this Year End Review has very little progress to report on a macro level. The number of women on boards is pretty stagnant – 17.7% in 2014, up from 16.6% in... Read More

The Glass Hammer: 2013, A Year in Review

By Nicki Gilmour, Founder and CEO of The Glass Hammer The Glass Hammer wants to congratulate the women who have broken the glass ceiling by joining the C-suite or becoming Executive Officers at Fortune 500 (US), FTSE 100 (UK), and other globally-listed companies on stock exchanges this year. Special congratulations... Read More