Business of Men

  • Say goodbye to the “good ol’ boys network” of silicon valley

    In one of the most male dominated sectors of technology, discover how women are shattering the glass ceiling effect and saving the future. Let’s hear it for the girls. In an industry dominated by men, women are starting to...

  • Feeling empowered as a female in a male dominated world

    Feeling empowered as a female in a male dominated world

    There are still to this day, many male dominated industries that females can simply shine in. In some ways, they can even outshine some of the most successful businessmen. But yet, so many women are overwhelmed about the prospect...

  • You’re too young … and now you’re too old

    The joys of being a woman in business are nearly endless — no really they are. For a start, we live longer than men. We’re more likely to survive a huge range of illnesses (because we’re sensible enough to...

  • 5 Reasons women make great traders

    5 Reasons women make great traders

    The world of trading can be a rocky road for both men and women alike, but despite this, more and more women are deciding to jump in head first into a primarily male-dominated industry. While competing in the trading industry is...

  • Do women make better stock traders?

    Do women make better stock traders?

    Stock trading, like many other high-earning professions, has traditionally been reserved for men. That’s not to say that women couldn’t get into trading, but there were plenty of barriers put in their way by the men who dominated the...

  • When men in business become the enemy 

    Men in business aren’t always the enemy. But they become the enemy as soon as they see you as a credible threat or serious competition. Despite all the pressures associated with running your own business, it is a very...

  • How to get ahead in a male-dominated industry

    There are some industries where successful women are few and far between. Sectors like investment banking, engineering, and politics are more welcoming to women than they were fifty years ago, but the glass ceiling still exists if you don’t...

  • Gender pay gap: a problem that needs resolution even in first world countries

    Gender pay gap: a problem that needs resolution even in first world countries

    Look, there’s no way around it. The gender pay gap is real all over the world. Sure, in the most equal country in the world (Belgium) the gap might only be 1.1 percent, but it’s still there. And the...

  • How to be taken seriously as a woman in business in a male dominated industry

    How to be taken seriously as a woman in business in a male dominated industry

    With just under 30% of the real estate industry being represented by women, it can be tough for women to be heard in a roomful of men, especially when men are earning more than $131,000 annually to their female...