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Check out recent articles, viewpoints and blog postings, as well as MWi news releases, media coverage and member communications on advancing women on boards and in the executive pipeline.
In a New Era for Boards, Culture Is Key
January 21, 2019

(SpencerStuart, 2018)  A healthy board culture is increasingly recognized as an important element of board performance. But unlike other areas…

2019 KPMG’s Leadership Study: Mastering the three “R’s”
January 19, 2019

Risk, Resilience, Reward Mastering the three “R’s”: The key to women’s success in the workplace. The 2019 KPMG Women’s Leadership Study:…

How Next‑Generation Board Directors Are Having an Impact
January 14, 2019

(SpencerStuart) Boards are coming under increasing pressure to demonstrate their relevance at a time when multiple disruptive forces are threatening…

16 Milwaukee leaders named to national list of influential board directors
November 27, 2018

Sixteen directors at Milwaukee-area companies have been recognized among WomenInc. Magazine’s Most Influential Corporate Directors for 2018. The list includes…

Lindsey Hammerer
Lindsay Hammerer interviewed by WUWM
November 15, 2018

Why More Women Executives Are Good For Business (November 13, 2018, WUWM) Lindsay Hammerer was interviewed by Lake Effect’s Audrey…

15th Annual Milwaukee Women inc Research Report Highlights “Power of 3” Female Directors
October 8, 2018

Milwaukee Women inc, a nonprofit organization that works to achieve balanced representation of women on boards of directors to maximize…

California first state to mandate women on boards
October 1, 2018

California is about to mandate that public companies headquartered there hire women to serve on their corporate boards. It’s the first…

Equilar GDI: More Than One-Third of New Directorships Went to Women in Q2 2018
August 30, 2018

For a third consecutive quarter, the Equilar Gender Diversity Index (GDI) increased. The percentage of women on Russell 3000 boards…

California could require women directors in boardrooms
August 15, 2018

 A bill that would mandate women on boards of publicly held companies headquartered in California won approval from the state’s…

50 Youngest U.S. Public Company Board Members
August 7, 2018

As companies attempt to adapt to changing trends and technology across corporate America, new and innovative perspectives have become more…

Wisconsin companies make Forbes list of nation’s best places to work for women
July 26, 2018

Several major Wisconsin employers are included on a new list of the best places to work for women. Forbes’ inaugural…

The Key to Becoming a Corporate Director
July 12, 2018

Want to become a corporate director? There are several different tactics to make your dream to join a board a…

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