Stanley Fischer was disqualified from the race to head the International Monetary Fund; the explanation: his age.
The huge salaries of the senior management at those places may make the headlines, and is one of the reasons consumers love to hate them.
Several other ministries have become highly "feminized," but the Finance Ministry has remained a bastion of men.
The equal employment opportunities commissioner has a miniscule budget and staff, and can't touch 30% of the workforce. Yet oddly, Tziona Koenig-Yair is hopeful.
Survey presented at a conference earlier this month reveals that few Israelis are indifferent to the issue of migrant workers.
Forget the Far East, says CEO. Palestinian workers are good, cheap, close - and take shekels.
Ariane de Rothschild was already in high finance when she met her future husband, Baron Benjamin de Rothschild. She steers the family's philanthropic activities, believes business should be fun and when asked about her decision not to convert to Judaism she says, 'To be a Jew is what you do, not what you pretend to be.'
Indian high-tech workers might be cheaper, but differences in mentality and culture made globalization difficult. So Matrix looked closer to home.
Everyone in Rwanda knows about the Agahozo-Shalom village, where some 500 young people who lost their parents in the 1994 genocide live, study and continue to heal. And most people know it is a joint Israeli-American Jewish venture.