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Behind the numbers: When it comes to female CPAs, statistics are not black and white

Behind the numbers: When it comes to female CPAs, statistics are not black and white

At first blush the numbers seem alarming: 40 percent of all CPAs are women, but only 21 percent make it to the level of partner in their firms. The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance both stress the importance of firms having more women shareholders and partners. But… Continue Reading Behind the numbers: When it comes to female CPAs, statistics are not black and white

In the past 30 years, women have caught up to men in the professions of business, law and medical sciences. But they have not made the same gains in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Continue Reading Leaders, educators help engineer future workforce

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Something is happening in Colorado with women-owned firms. They are opening at one-and-half times the rate as men-owned firms. Continue Reading Women conquering business challenges, facing new ones

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Jeanne Thompson began going gray at 23. She colored her hair for years as she worked her way into management at a large Boston-area financial services company, then gave up the dye for good about a year ago. The earth didn’t shake, and the 44-year-old Thompson was promoted to top management the following year. She… Continue Reading Gray hair’s in fashion, but what about at work?

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Planned Parenthood: not just for women

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Planned Parenthood is normally thought of as a women’s clinic – but the Rocky Mountain region is reporting a 22 percent increase in male clients during 2007-08.

Only 6 percent of the organization’s patients are men, but the guys are visiting the clinic for health and reproductive screening – AIDS testing and diagnosis, as well as testing for sexually transmitted diseases, cholesterol and high blood pressure tests.

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