Animal Crossing New Leaf 250x180 logoFrom time to time, I’m going to bring you news about the headway women are making in business and beyond. Today’s tidbit, courtesy of  SmartBrief of Leadership, opens the door to a story about how gaming giant Nintendo raked in big sales after 50% ensuring that one of its key development teams was 50% women.

Nintendo’s innovators leveled up by bringing women on board
When Aya Kyogoku started working at Nintendo, she was often the only woman in the room. Now, as the first female director of Nintendo’s Entertainment Analysis and Development group, Kyogoku says she’s seen Nintendo embrace the creative power of a diverse workforce. (3/28)