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Japanese women fight for the right to wear glasses to the office

The ban on glasses is the latest flash-point. In March, women railed against the requirement that they wear makeup at work, and earlier this year it was rules that require high heels......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2019

Japanese women fight for the right to wear glasses to the office

The ban on glasses is the latest flash-point. In March, women railed against the requirement that they wear makeup at work, and earlier this year it was rules that require high heels......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2019

Women in Japan have been told not to wear glasses at work to avoid looking "cold" and "unfeminine"

Getty Images / Atsushi Yamada Women aren't being .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 9th, 2019

Women in Japan are being told not to wear glasses in the workplace — here are 5 sexist dress codes from around the world

Getty Images / Atsushi Yamada Business Insider Japan published an article in October based on a survey of more than 1,400 workers, finding that female workers were being asked to refrain from wearin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 9th, 2019

Democratic Rep. Katie Hill resigns and vows to fight ‘cyber exploitation’ — why more women are victims of ‘revenge porn’

“This is heartbreaking and a reminder that women in elected office are held to entirely different standards than their male colleagues,’ said Charlotte Clymer, press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 29th, 2019

Cannabis Watch: Drake is trying to trademark Canada’s pot warning label, and may be in for a fight

Drake wants to trademark the Canadian warning label for weed in the U.S., according to a filing with the Patent and Trademark Office, but he may be in for a fight with his native country......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2019

Consumer Watch: Drake is trying to trademark Canada’s pot warning label, and may be in for a fight

Drake wants to trademark the Canadian warning label for weed in the U.S., according to a filing with the Patent and Trademark Office, but he may be in for a fight with his native country......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2019

Consumer Watch: Drake plans a ‘THC’ apparel line, but the rapper may be in for a pot trademark fight with Canada

Drake wants to trademark the Canadian warning label for weed in the U.S., according to a filing with the Patent and Trademark Office, but he may be in for a fight with his native country......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2019

The McDonald"s CEO fired for his relationship with a subordinate has now been ousted as director of an organization promoting women in the workplace

Reuters The McDonald's CEO fired over an office romance has been removed as director of a nonprofit supporting women in the workplace. Lorraine Hariton, the CEO of Catalyst, told Business Insider t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2019

SoMa building sale beats per-square-foot record by $1

Japanese investor Tokyo Trust paid $131 million, or a record $1,328 a square foot, for a historic SoMa office building fully leased to SoFi, sources familiar with the sale say. The price-per-square-foot tops the $1,327 Kilroy Realty Corp. paid earl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 5th, 2019

SoftBank says WeWork Japan can become profitable "in near future"

WeWork's Japan unit can become profitable "in the near future", the Japanese partner of the U.S. office-space sharing startup said on Tuesday, amid investor scepticism over its path to profitability......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 5th, 2019

Trump reportedly dislikes tweeting in front of other people because he has to wear glasses to see his iPhone screen

Ron Sachs-Pool/Getty Ima.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 2nd, 2019

2 women have been held criminally responsible for their partners" suicides. Why do men escape the same blame?

Suffolk County District Attorney's Office; John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images A Massachusetts grand jury indicted 21-year-old Inyoung You this week on involuntary manslaughter in connection with her boyfriend's suicide. The case.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 30th, 2019

A month in the life of NC"s top litigator: Attorney General Josh Stein

At least 14 interviews were on his schedule for the month of September as his office worked to fight opioids and vaping devices via litigation......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 28th, 2019

Key Words: Women at top accounting firm get schooled on how to act around men

Last year, the accounting giant held a training seminar at its new office in Hoboken, N.J., that one female attendee said was appalling, according to the HuffPost......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 26th, 2019

The best raincoats and rain jackets for women

Jouls/Facebook/Business Insider A good raincoat needs to be functional, but it also needs to look nice so that you'll actually want to wear it when bad weather hits. The North Face Laney II Trench, with its mix of classic trench coat vibes and functi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 23rd, 2019

SoftBank adds to financial burden with $10 billion WeWork deal

SoftBank Group Corp's financial strains escalated on Wednesday as it agreed to spend more than $10 billion to take over office-space sharing startup WeWork, knocking the Japanese tech conglomerate's already weakened shares......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 23rd, 2019

Google Cloud adds Microsoft veteran to head G Suite division

Google, Inc. is opening a new front in its fight for dominance in the cloud, this time more directly taking on Microsoft Corp. in the office. Alphabet Inc.-owned Google has hired Javier Soltero — a former executive in Microsoft’s Office Product.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2019

WeWork board accepts SoftBank rescue deal: source

WeWork's board has accepted a takeover plan proposed by SoftBank Group, handing control of the office-sharing startup to the Japanese firm, according to a source directly familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2019

5 women tried Everlane"s ReNew underwear and bra collection — here"s how the sustainable styles actually feel to wear

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 17th, 2019

Why women end up doing more office housework

Research shows women tend to do more of the so-called office housework and the reasons why may surprise you. WSJ's Rachel Feintzeig explains......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 15th, 2019