Stories

Honoring Women on Memorial Day
May 26, 2017 This weekend, as we prepare to honor all those who have courageously fought for our country, we want to take a few moments to recognize women–past and present–who have served this country in many ways.  Some stats from The National Women’s History Project: Over 24,000 women served in World War I half of whom were […] read more
Summer Wine 101
May 24, 2017 Oh, how we love summer. The smell of charcoal as we prepare to grill big, beefy steaks for our friends.   Packing up some crusty bread and good cheese for an impromptu dinner in the park. Tossing a salad made from the fresh ingredients found in your own garden. There is something about summertime food that […] read more
John Gerzema Named Co-CEO of Harris Insights & Analytics
May 22, 2017 John Gerzema has been named co-chief executive officer of Harris Insights & Analytics   Generation W 2014 speaker John Gerzema has been named a co-chief executive officer of Harris Insights & Analytics.  He will be sharing co-chief executive officer duties with Will Johnson.  Previously, Gerzema and Johnson were senior executives at Young & Rubicam Group. Gerzema […] read more
Carla Harris to Keynote MGM’s Women’s Leadership Conference
May 19, 2017 Carla Harris to be featured keynote speaker at Women’s Leadership Conference   Financial expert and best-selling author Carla Harris will be the featured keynote speaker at the MGM Resorts Foundation’s 11th annual Women’s Leadership Conference (WLC). The non-profit event will be held Aug. 7 and 8 at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, […] read more
Register Now for Generation WOW
May 15, 2017 Generation WOW is headed to the University of North Florida on November 1, 2017, and we are looking for a few awesome high school girls to join us! Is that YOU? Generation WOW is where teen girls, such as yourself, will be inspired to laugh, learn, lend a hand, and connect during a very special […] read more
We Love You Mom!
May 12, 2017 Well, one thing is true, we all have mothers. They bring us into the world and for that we are grateful. To those of them who have nurtured us, wiped our noses (and other places), assured us, cheered us and fed us, we are grateful. For those of us who now have children of our […] read more
What Teachers Teach Us about Being a Mentor
May 9, 2017   For many of us, teachers are the very first mentors we encounter. Maybe it was the first grade teacher who taught you how to effectively handle playground conflicts (Provides Guidance) or the middle school coach who encouraged you to try out for the track team (Builds Self-Confidence) or the high school math teacher who […] read more
Adecco Named Top Company for Executive Women
May 8, 2017 Gen W Partner Adecco named one of the 2017 NAFE Top Companie for Executive Women     Congratulations to Generation W Partner Adecco for being named one of the 2017 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women.  In a recent feature for Working Mother magazine the company, which is helmed by President Joyce Russell (who was […] read more
Jacksonville and Equal Pay
May 3, 2017   In a new report from Abodo, the wage gap currently sits at just over 21 percent with Durham-Chapel Hill, NC, showing the most equal pay and Provo, UT, taking the bottom spot in pay equality.  So, where does Jacksonville fall? Our friends at the Jacksonville Business Journal dug deep into this study to uncover […] read more
Taylor Richardson Speaks at D.C.’s March For Science
May 2, 2017 Congrats Taylor Richardson on speaking at D.C.’s March For Science     We are constantly amazed at how much our Generation WOW girl (and Generation W 2017 speaker) Taylor Richardson accomplishes each month.  A few weeks ago, Taylor was speaking on the main stage at Washington D.C.’s March For Science event.  CNN covered it live and […] read more