The Delaware Law School Women's Law Caucus held an "Equal Pay" Bake Sale to highlight pay disparities between men and women.

Negotiating a Woman’s Salary Takes Negotiating

Though there is some truth to the argument that women get paid less because they don’t negotiate their salaries, there is another reason they don’t: because they’re not idiots, asserts Joan Williams. Women sense that if they try to negotiate salary at their initial entry into a company, they sense that it could hurt them—and […]

Frida Kahlo: Two Fridas, 1939

Frida Khalo Fashions A Garden Into Art

One doesn’t have to be a devotee of Frida Kahlo to recognize her paintings; her style is one of the most distinctive in the long history of portrait artists, full of deeply personal symbolism. Every bit as iconic as the colorful dresses she painted herself wearing, the flowers in her hair and backgrounds and hands […]

Pattie Sellers interviews CEO and designer Tory Burch during Fortune magazine’s The Most Powerful Women 2013 event.

3 Women Leverage Media Success into Billion Dollar Lifestyle Empires

Tory Burch, Jessica Alba, and Ellen DeGeneres built their media successes in different branches of entertainment media—film, television, and fashion. Each of the businesses these women have created has been carefully nurtured and grew a loyal audience into a dependable digital community. Managing and marketing each of these companies is very serious business. In order […]

Michael Jordan designed sneakers on display in a glass case at The Jordan Store at 166 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn

The High Stakes Business of Sneaker Collecting

Are you obsessed with sneakers? Frank the Butcher, a sneaker designer interviewed in the documentary Sneakerheadz, explains that you’ll know you’ve got a problem when your wife comes home from grocery shopping and there’s no room on the kitchen floor for the bags of groceries because it is covered with shoes. Diagnosing your own problem […]

A young white woman applying liquid lipstick.

Liquid Lipsticks Are All the Rage and Here’s Why

There’s a new, fabulous face in town: liquid lipsticks, and they’re taking over the cosmetics industry. All of the standard drugstore brands and even most of the high-end lines like Dior and Guerlain have released collections. This year, companies have cashed in on the craze, giving consumers a wide selection of colors, prices, and finishes. […]

Tintype photography portrait of unnamed male African American skateboarder with a beard and dreadlocks by artist Melissa Cacciola.

Tintype Photography Reveals Skateboard Style and Culture

When we think of tintype photography, we think of the edge-fading photographs of Abraham Lincoln or the silvery luminous images of Civil War soldiers. It’s a relic of the 19th century. Tintype photography is an early photographic process where the image is formed onto metal plates treated with silver nitrate, ether, cyanide, and other chemicals […]

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Online Retailers Improve the Shopping Experience

Just about everyone shops online nowadays, which means that companies are working overtime to make sure that their online stores are looking just as polished as if you walked into a brick-and-mortar version. The thing about shopping online is that unlike in a store, you can just leave for a better website at the click […]