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‘Where I got it wrong’: The Wing’s Audrey Gelman confronts the realities of rapid growth

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For years, Gelman was the archetypal girlboss. But despite raising some $118 million and building a buzzy brand, there was more going on behind the scenes. “We prioritized business growth over cultural growth,” says Gelman, who explains why she’s committed to being more transparent. ...

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‘Where I got it wrong’: The Wing’s Audrey Gelman confronts the realities of rapid growth https://t.co/maceEQJmen
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‘Where I got it wrong’: The Wing’s Audrey Gelman confronts the realities of rapid growth

For years, Gelman was the archetypal girlboss. But despite raising some $118 million and building a buzzy brand, there was more going on behind the scenes. “We prioritized business growth ...

The Wing wants to fight gender bias in hiring by helping its members hire each other

Originally designed as an IRL space for women and nonbinary people, The Wing is now thinking about what services it can provide its members online, CEO Audrey Gelman says. “Women are less ...

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What We Get Wrong About ‘People of Color’

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