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Celebrating Castle’s Female Founders on International Women’s Day

Gone are the days of stuffy corporate norms and the boys club mentality that has historically excluded women from prospering in the business world. Women-owned businesses are on the rise and show no signs of slowing down. There has been a significant uptick in women starting their own companies or becoming primary shareholders in companies…

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Sit Down with Sandy: Behind the Scenes with Local Leaders – Evelyn Murphy, Part II

Below is Part Two of Sandy Lish’s interview with the first female Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, Evelyn Murphy.

Sandy: As you think back on your experiences, is there one defining moment that led to your focus on pay equity and the wage gap?

Evelyn: There is no one defining moment, but there is a defining period of time. I challenge you to think of it that way. Let me explain. While I was in public office I didn’t attend to my retirement years. As a result, I concentrated my time during the majority of the 1990s on making and saving money so that I could live modestly for the rest of my life.

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