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13 Successful Women Share Tips on Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling
Most of us have grown up with the understanding that entering the workforce as a woman comes with its own set of challenges — lingering sexism, power imbalances, and a gender pay gap are just a few that come to mind. In traditionally male-dominated industries like tech, real estate, architecture, finance, and venture capital, things can be especially tricky.
We reached out to a handful of highly successful career women working in these fields to get their take on how to be a powerhouse on the job. There’s no doubt these insights will inspire you in your rise to the top — whether you’re the only woman at the office or part of a killer female-only team. Keep scrolling for their advice.
Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Will Donate Works to Spanish State, Establish Museum for Latin American Art in Madrid
Ella Fontanals-Cisneros and the Spanish minister for education, culture, and sports, Íñigo Méndez de Vigo, have signed a preliminary agreement that will see works from Fontanals-Cisneros’s collection of Latin American art go to the Spanish State. The agreement also calls for the establishment of an exhibition space, the Contemporary Art Collection of the Americas, to display works from the collection in Madrid.
The agreement’s final stipulations are still being determined, and according to a news release, announcements will be made in the coming months about the lists of works being donated and the institution that will partner with the state to care for the collection.Continue Reading