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Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 6

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 21st, 2019 4:00am

Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 6 IQ tests are not the true predictor of intelligence we once thought they were, but it certainly takes something special to earn the two highest.  Do you know your IQ?  How much stock do you put into IQ testing? We’re celebrating Women Making History all month long.  #WomensHistoryMonth


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Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 5

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 19th, 2019 4:00am

Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 5 More than half of all college degrees today are awarded to women.  Any of you set to graduate this year?  Congrats! We’re celebrating Women Making History all month long.  #WomensHistoryMonth


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Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 4

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 14th, 2019 4:00am

Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 4 Almost 15% of our military is female – a huge increase in half a century or so. Our gratitude and respect goes out to all who serve - women and men.  Do you know a woman who served?  Give her a shout out here! We’re celebrating Women Making History all month long.  #WomensHistoryMonth


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Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 3

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 12th, 2019 4:00am

Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 3 Women in general live longer than men – why do you think this is?  Is it genetic, social, or both? We’re celebrating Women Making History all month long.  #WomensHistoryMonth


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Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 2

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 7th, 2019 4:00am

Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 2 Women have come a long way since earning the right to vote – but there’s still plenty of room to grow.  Who is your favorite woman in politics? We’re celebrating Women Making History all month long.  #WomensHistoryMonth


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Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 1

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 5th, 2019 4:00am

Women Making History - Celebrating Women's History Month Part 1 Today, most moms work – up from less than half in 1975. Are you a working mom?  You're making history.  It's women's history month, and we’re celebrating Women Making History all month long!  #WomensHistoryMonth


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National Women's History Month: Spotlighting Influential Women at Ford

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 15th, 2016 7:15pm

As part of Women's History Month, we're sharing the profiles of several women who played an influential role in bringing the 50th Anniversary 2015 Ford Mustang to life, as well as women who have contributed to this American icon throughout its history.   It's easy to associate sportiness and “masculine cool” with the Mustang's "musclecar" image, so it may come as a surprise to learn that some of the key players -- ...


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@AskPatty Salutes Eight Great #Women in Automotive History

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 8th, 2016 5:05pm

March is Women's History Month, and here at Ask Patty we think that's just dandy. What better reason for us to point out some women who have made great contributions to automotive history?   Mary Anderson In 1902 Mary Anderson invented the first windshield wiper after riding a New York City Street car. Surprisingly, when she tried to sell the rights to her invention to a noted Canadian firm in 1905, they rejected her ...


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Women's History Month: How Women are Affecting the Automotive Marketplace

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 6th, 2015 8:04pm

The automotive gender balance tipped in 2012, the first year during which at least 51 percent of American drivers were female. This is according to a recent Frost & Sullivan study that shows women are dominating the automotive marketplace, becoming a more influential consumer segment than men.   Women control the automotive marketplace. According to Ketchum research on marketing to women, ladies control $3.3 trillion in ...


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AskPatty Highlights Jean Jennings and Denise McCluggage for Women's History Month

Posted by AskPatty - Automotive Advice for Women at Mar 17th, 2014 8:00am

In the video below, Jean Jennings (one of the most respected women among automotive journalists) gives a video homage to Denise McCluggage (another one of the most respected women in automotive journalism, and in the racing world too). It seems a valuable and entertaining segment to share during Women’s History Month.     Who is Jean Jennings? Jean is the president and editor-in-chief of Automobile Magazine, where ...


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