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She hasn’t been afraid to reign in a role that puts family first. Rising from lower-to-middle-class backgrounds, their self-made fortunes are today worth more when combined to create music and fashion empires valued at over US

She hasn’t been afraid to reign in a role that puts family first. Rising from lower-to-middle-class backgrounds, their self-made fortunes are today worth more when combined to create music and fashion empires valued at over US$1.16 billion by . You’ve got motherhood swag when your US$20,000 Judith Leiber mini clutch bag seamlessly transitions into a moveable pantry.Today’s female icons aren’t so much about career, money and recognition as they are about women who are confident, defy conventions and possess a deep authenticity.Sociologist Elizabeth Mc Clintock puts it bluntly: “The truth is,” she says, “people are evaluating women for their looks, and they’re evaluating men for their looks.”Mc Clintock, whose 2014 research of 1,507 couples was part of a study with the University of Notre Dame, concluded: “Women are as shallow as men when it comes to appearance, and they should focus on their own accomplishments.If women want an accomplished guy, that’s going to come with being accomplished.”What does ‘accomplished’ imply? In the 1980s, the Trophy Wife was the ultimate businessman accessory: Young, beautiful, pliant arm candy to prove he wasn’t just rich but also in demand.In her August 1989 cover story, on what inspired it: “I thought of the real-estate term trophy building for a premier place like the Plaza Hotel in New York, and I formed trophy wife based on that term.”Fast forward 30 years, and the definition of ‘trophy wife’ has progressed with the times.So either our men are being coy or capable women need to get a grip on their own insecurities and reverse their mindset.

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She hasn’t been afraid to reign in a role that puts family first. Rising from lower-to-middle-class backgrounds, their self-made fortunes are today worth more when combined to create music and fashion empires valued at over US$1.16 billion by . You’ve got motherhood swag when your US$20,000 Judith Leiber mini clutch bag seamlessly transitions into a moveable pantry.

Today’s female icons aren’t so much about career, money and recognition as they are about women who are confident, defy conventions and possess a deep authenticity.

Sociologist Elizabeth Mc Clintock puts it bluntly: “The truth is,” she says, “people are evaluating women for their looks, and they’re evaluating men for their looks.”Mc Clintock, whose 2014 research of 1,507 couples was part of a study with the University of Notre Dame, concluded: “Women are as shallow as men when it comes to appearance, and they should focus on their own accomplishments.

If women want an accomplished guy, that’s going to come with being accomplished.”What does ‘accomplished’ imply?

In the 1980s, the Trophy Wife was the ultimate businessman accessory: Young, beautiful, pliant arm candy to prove he wasn’t just rich but also in demand.

In her August 1989 cover story, on what inspired it: “I thought of the real-estate term trophy building for a premier place like the Plaza Hotel in New York, and I formed trophy wife based on that term.”Fast forward 30 years, and the definition of ‘trophy wife’ has progressed with the times.

So either our men are being coy or capable women need to get a grip on their own insecurities and reverse their mindset.

As American sexologist Professor Pepper Schwartz succinctly said: “Women have an asset they perceive as a liability.”The numbers stack up.

.16 billion by . You’ve got motherhood swag when your US,000 Judith Leiber mini clutch bag seamlessly transitions into a moveable pantry.Today’s female icons aren’t so much about career, money and recognition as they are about women who are confident, defy conventions and possess a deep authenticity.Sociologist Elizabeth Mc Clintock puts it bluntly: “The truth is,” she says, “people are evaluating women for their looks, and they’re evaluating men for their looks.”Mc Clintock, whose 2014 research of 1,507 couples was part of a study with the University of Notre Dame, concluded: “Women are as shallow as men when it comes to appearance, and they should focus on their own accomplishments.If women want an accomplished guy, that’s going to come with being accomplished.”What does ‘accomplished’ imply? In the 1980s, the Trophy Wife was the ultimate businessman accessory: Young, beautiful, pliant arm candy to prove he wasn’t just rich but also in demand.In her August 1989 cover story, on what inspired it: “I thought of the real-estate term trophy building for a premier place like the Plaza Hotel in New York, and I formed trophy wife based on that term.”Fast forward 30 years, and the definition of ‘trophy wife’ has progressed with the times.So either our men are being coy or capable women need to get a grip on their own insecurities and reverse their mindset.

Trading mutual funds for mitts, she’s admittedly missed the adrenaline and cerebral happenings of Wall Street but has carved her own way forward, juggling high-society state dinners (Woody was recently named US Ambassador), her role as an ambassador for a women’s apparel line while being a full-time wife and mother. And it pays take Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s union, the epitome of peer marriage. In January 2018, they brought daughter Blue Ivy with them to the Grammys. Whip out a juice box, snacks and munched together like a regular family.

A recent Pew Research Center analysis points to a reversal in gender roles.

The trophy wife phenomena typified a time when fewer women worked or had meaningful careers – ‘marrying up’ enhanced their social and economic status.

They do not shy away from women who are their equals, both emotionally and professionally.

In fact, it has opened the door to an entirely new sort of sociological phenomenon.

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