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Joining hands with "DEI&B" across the image
This week we want to talk about DEI&B – what it is, what it stands for, and why we’ll be using this acronym going forward rather than ‘DEI’ at NEW. Read more from our VP, Leadership Development and Partner Solutions, Karen Jones!
Gendered ageism
When 80% of women between 18-70+ say they feel the sting of gendered ageism, we should all acknowledge it’s not a problem to be taken lightly. Today on the NEW blog, contributor Bonnie Marcus digs into her recent study of the intersectionality of gender and age at work, and recommendations for…
Beth Castle
Our friends at InHerSight are on the NEW blog today to report on how our workplaces have changed since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Using their surveys of the working women who use their platform, they’ve collected deep insights into the massive shifts to the working world – and where…
20 Stories from 20 Years
As we near the end of our 20th anniversary year, we look back and reflect on the thousands of lives NEW has touched throughout its history! Read on for just a few of the wonderful stories our members shared with us from their NEW experiences. 
Gamechangers in DEI
Continuing with our ‘20th’ lists for our 20th Anniversary Year, we asked our members to tell us who they think are the gamechangers in the DEI space! Read on to see who jumped to mind.
Women and POC-Owned Businesses
Support the entities that make our community stronger and promote equality - women and POC-owned businesses. Read on to learn more!
Kristina Showalter
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, NEW is amplifying the voices of some of the incredible Hispanic members in our community. This week's spotlight, Kristina Showalter, spoke to NEW about her background, believing in herself, and surmounting every challenge in her way to become the amazing woman…
Brenda Ramirez
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, NEW is amplifying the voices of some of the incredible Hispanic members in our community. This week's spotlight is on the incredible Brenda Ramirez, who spoke to NEW about her journey, how to be a better ally to the community, and advice on what to look for in…
Donnica Hawes-Saunders spotlight
Our next Ambassador Spotlight is Donnica Hawes-Saunders, Partnerships Manager, Global Transformation Communications, Philip Morris International! As an ambassador, Donnica most values "being an internal and external champion of advancing women in the workplace." Read on to learn more about her, and…
20 Fave
For our next list of 20 in honor of our 20th anniversary, we asked our members to give us their best leadership book recommendations! Take this list along to your local bookstore and stock up on books covering leadership development, diverse workplaces, and standing in your truth.