Blogs

Educating yourself during Black History Month
We're coming to the end of Black History Month, and with eight months since the protests began last year, we’re highlighting next steps for NEW members to be better allies to people of color in our workplaces going into this year. NEW Women of Color Advisory Council members Tahirah King and Watchen…
Member Spotlight Blog - Kathy Smith, NEW Southern California
Our next member spotlight is Kathy Smith of NEW Southern California! "Inclusion, Leadership, Friendship, Optimism, Joy. I’ve formed life-long friendships with women I’ve met via NEW!" Read on to learn more about Kathy.
Kathy Smith - NEW Denver
Our next Member Spotlight is Nikki Price of NEW Denver! She says that "NEW is meaningful to me because it gives opportunities for women to partner together to promote the overall development, both personal and professional, of women." Read on to learn more about her.
Looking forward to 2020
2021 brings a fresh year after one of the most difficult it recent memory - and one that has placed mountainous obstacles to the progress of gender equity in the workplace. Jeffery Tobias Halter offers his thoughts on how recruiting more male allies in 2021 can help win back ground for Advancing…
Vivian Panou
Our next member spotlight is Vivian Panou of NEW Southern California! "NEW enables women leaders a place to develop and support each other with our career goals," says Vivian. Read on to learn more about her!
Member Spotlight - Megan Diaz de Arce, NEW Carolinas
Our next Region Member Spotlight is Megan Diaz de Arce, Customer Category Manager, Mondelēz International, of NEW Carolinas! Of her experience at NEW, she most values "being part of such an inspiring community of professionals!"
Summit Takeaways
Summit 2020 was an incredible experience, with opportunities to learn from the best of the best over two days of thought-provoking, moving, funny, and transformative conversations. As we walk out the door, the real work begins - so we asked our speakers for key takeaways from their talks that you…
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Friday, 9/18, we lost an icon of the fight for gender parity, a woman who fought tirelessly throughout her legal career for the rights of women inside and outside our workplaces. Read on for the thoughts of Holly Goodhart, NEW’s Director of Digital Marketing & Communications.
Member Spotlight - Jessica A. Lopez, NEW South Texas
Our next Member Spotlight is Jessica A. Lopez of NEW South Texas! Of her time at NEW, she most values "the sense of community, and networking with female executives who have overcome unique workplace barriers."
Education starts with us
Earlier this month, on Women’s Equality Day, NEW shared a social media post which missed the mark. We’ve spoken with members, and we want to take this opportunity to correct the record – and pledge to do better in future. Read on for NEW President and CEO Sarah Alter’s thoughts.