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Breaking down the obstacles women face in business


Out of the hundreds of companies that go public on the stock market each year, only about 20 have been founded and led by women. Business Insider Editor-in-Chief Alyson Shontell joined CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss the difficulties women face in business.

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Approximately one million people are expected to fall into poverty this year in Guatemala, according to estimates revealed by the World Bank. Indigenous women are the most vulnerable as only one in 10 indigenous people do paid work and they normally get paid less than men and non-indigenous women. Harris Whitbeck reports on the efforts to provide them with better opportunities.  

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