Interview – “There is a need for stronger support of female entrepreneurs.”, Gisele Musa Gomes Papenfuss, METRO AG

What is the background of the Own Business Girl campaign? On the International Women’s Day on 8 March, METRO published the 2nd part of its international “Own Business Study”. The first part, which was released in October 2017 on the occasion of the Own Business Day, focused on self-employed persons: What drives them? What are …

Promoting Women Empowerment – That one thing that goes terribly wrong

I loved attending the herCareer conference in October 2017 in Munich. I love the fact that there is a conference dedicated to empowering women to pursue their careers. I loved that both men and women were representatives of big multinational corporations, universities, or their own businesses. More than flyers, pens, and cookies, they were handing …