Our own Stacey Vanek Smith is launching her book this week, which centers on women in business. Machiavelli For Women delves into some economic data that's frustrated Stacey for a long time — in particular the fact that women lead far fewer companies than men, and despite awareness of this fact, women still haven't gained a lot of traction in business.
Stacey found another reporter, TIME's Alana Semuels, who was grappling with this disparity by attempting to put her money where her mouth was — spending a full week purchasing products only from companies owned or led by women. Today on the show, we follow Alana's journey to buy female.
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