Best Jobs for Women: Think Science or Management (WSJ)
A useful roundup of jobs considered “good for women” based on income and projected growth. Event management, public relations, statistician all make the list.
Woman’s Portrait Will Appear on the $10 Bill (NYT)
For the first time ever, the U.S. Treasury will put a woman’s face on paper currency — the $10 bill. Alexander Hamilton will lose his top spot and a woman (she must be dead) will replace him. Harriet Tubman won the popularity contest for nominees on social media, but there are other contenders. Who it will be is still TBD, but the new bill will debut in 2020 — 100 years since women received the right to vote. #TheNew10
U.N. Report: Women May Need ‘Different Treatment’ to Achieve Economic Equality (TIME)
“It’s just like Sheryl Sandberg said: paid leave and affordable child care would help achieve gender equality on a global level.”
Life advice upon turning age 30, from the president of Y Combinator (Quartz)
Shelf, Ipad, Bed Table: Reading (NYT Motherlode)
KJ Dell’Antonia of NYT Motherlode blog rounded up the books she read, books she started but didn’t finish, books she intended to read but hasn’t, and a few more. Love it and passing along.