The Most Popular CEOs Are Mostly White Men

Last week, Glassdoor released a list of the top 51 CEOs in America, according to approval ratings from their own employees. There are only two women on the list and few people of color. » 3/24/14 4:30pm 3/24/14 4:30pm

Legal Secretaries Would Rather Not Work For Lady Lawyers

A new study shows that female lawyers may be unpopular with legal secretaries. Is this because lady lawyers are just too busy to be nice, or because people have higher expectations of female bosses? » 10/24/11 6:30pm 10/24/11 6:30pm

Lady CEO Of Archie Comics Accused Of Shouting About Penises

Archie Comics is suing to bar its co-ceo, Nancy Silberkleit from returning to the office, saying employees complained about her "offensive" behavior. » 7/08/11 5:10pm 7/08/11 5:10pm

When To Ask Your Man For Anything: A Schedule For The Ladies

Did you know that crazy, PMS-ridden ladies aren't the only ones with "mood swings?" Apparently even men's stoic constitutions change throughout the day — and women can use this to their advantage! » 10/19/10 1:10pm 10/19/10 1:10pm

Study: Workers Think Lady Bosses Are Back-Stabbing Bitches

In a survey by, a majority of respondents said they prefer male bosses because women are bitchy, unreasonable, and always on their periods. » 8/11/10 9:30am 8/11/10 9:30am

"Acting Like A Man": What It Means To Be A Good Boss

Can you talk about how men and women manage in the workplace without resorting to gendered stereotypes? Not if you're Forbes Woman. Still, it's worth asking why so many women say they prefer to work for a man. » 6/04/10 4:20pm 6/04/10 4:20pm

Female CEOs Considered More Competent Than Males

A new study finds that female executives are perceived as more competent than men — but only if they're at the top of their field. One explanation: women are seen as having to work harder to succeed. [Daily Mail] » 5/13/10 1:20pm 5/13/10 1:20pm

Do Women Make Better Bosses — And Whistleblowers?

Elle publisher Carol Smith tells the Times why women make better bosses — and explodes a bunch of gender stereotypes in the process. But is she also creating new ones? » 7/27/09 4:00pm 7/27/09 4:00pm