Every Day We Need to Take Action to Be Bold for Change

Every Day We Need to Take Action to Be Bold for Change | Jim Kim | Pulse | LinkedInJim Kim Speech

The first Women’s Day was organized in 1909 to protest working conditions for women in New York City’s garment industry. It has since grown into a global movement to advance women’s equality, commemorated every year on International Women’s Day.

What was true more than a century ago holds true today: no country, organization or economy can achieve its potential without the full and equal participation of women and men. Eliminating barriers that discriminate against women not only leads to economic growth, it also benefits men and boys, families, businesses, and entire communities.

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