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Molly Young

Molly Young runs NFIB’s Young Entrepreneur Foundation, an educational foundation that encourages young people to start their own business and teaches them the skills necessary to do so.  Young received a Bachelors’ degree in political science and communications from DePauw University and received her Masters’ degree in Child, Youth and Family Studies from the University of Nebraska. She is currently working on her MBA from Colorado State University. When not working or studying, she’s at a concert, golfing, or spending time with the people she cares about.

Gender Equality Is a Myth!
By Beyoncé Knowles-Carter
We need to stop buying into the myth about gender equality. It isn’t a reality yet. Today, women make up half of the U.S. workforce, but the average working woman earns only 77 percent of what the average working man makes. But unless women and men both say this is unacceptable, things will not change.  → Read More
Encouraging Men without Disempowering Women
Growing up in a conservative, religious family, the values learned, lessons experienced and relationships made through my church are of utmost importance to me. This religious foundation helped form who I am—a caring, thoughtful, inquisitive, loving woman who values the traditions and lessons that come from my Christian faith. However, one tradition has always irked me: In the church where I grew up, women are not allowed to hold leadership positions. A study by the Barna Group in 2009 found that only 10% of Protestant churches had a female senior pastor.  → Read More