Working Women

10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Sheryl Sandberg’s life changed forever the moment she found her husband, successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg, dead in a hotel gym […]

April 23, 2018 ×
Six Ways To Convey Your Preferred Gender Pronoun On Job Applications

Six Ways To Convey Your Preferred Gender Pronoun On Job Applications

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Gender is a non-binary spectrum, which means that none of us should be relegated to just “male” or “female.” Many of us choose to identify […]

April 18, 2018 ×
3 Tips To Help Women In The Business Sector Succeed, Rise & Make Themselves Invaluable

3 Tips To Help Women In The Business Sector Succeed, Rise & Make Themselves Invaluable

With statistics showing how the business world is still very male-dominated, especially further up the leadership ladder you go, it can seem like a daunting task for women to get […]

April 16, 2018 ×
From Equal Pay To Paid Leave, These Are The Benefits Women Actually Want At Work

From Equal Pay To Paid Leave, These Are The Benefits Women Actually Want At Work

By Liv McConnell for Fairygodboss It’s the age-old debate: what do women really want? Or it was the debate, rather. Women aren’t exactly shy these days about voicing what it […]

March 20, 2018 ×
Student Loan Debt Is An Important Issue For Women In Particular – Here’s Why

Student Loan Debt Is An Important Issue For Women In Particular – Here’s Why

By AnnaMarie Houlis via Fairygodboss More Americans are burdened with student loan debt than ever before, with millennials, in particular, owing a staggering sum — over $1.48 trillion spread out […]

March 15, 2018 ×
3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

By Rachel Jackson Gender disparity has never been more of a talking point. Just take a look at the news. Sexual harassment in the workplace. A worrying gender pay gap. […]

March 14, 2018 ×
Study Finds Black Women Most Likely To Be On The Receiving End Of Workplace Harassment

Study Finds Black Women Most Likely To Be On The Receiving End Of Workplace Harassment

By AnnaMarie Houlis via Fairygodboss Sexual harassment in the workplace is a pervasive problem plaguing workplaces across all industries, not just in Silicon Valley or Hollywood. A recent poll of […]

February 27, 2018 ×
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Photo Stock Agency Releases Gender-Focused Data Around Depictions Of Certain Professions

There was a lot of talk in 2017 about the evolution of images portrayed of women in stock photography. Rewind just a couple decades, and most images of women floating […]

February 5, 2018 ×
3 Technology-Based Tools To Help Small Business Owners Get More Done In Less Time

3 Technology-Based Tools To Help Small Business Owners Get More Done In Less Time

For small business owners, finding enough time to get everything done can be a major challenge. A third of small business owners work over 50 hours a week, and 1 […]

February 2, 2018 ×
How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

For many of us, the Women’s March held on January 21st 2017 was a turning point politically and socially. It marked the start of a wave of activism not just […]

January 24, 2018 ×
This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

We’ve covered quite extensively the movement within the advertising industry that seeks to dismantle the culture of sexual objectification of women and girls in commercials and the media in general. […]

January 22, 2018 ×
New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

With the collective deep-dive analyses into the types of work environments that allowed predatory behavior exhibited by people such as Harvey Weinstein, Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose and more to thrive, […]

January 18, 2018 ×
How The Dallas Opera’s Hart Institute Is Training Up A New Generation Of Female Conductors

How The Dallas Opera’s Hart Institute Is Training Up A New Generation Of Female Conductors

When it comes to glass ceilings, politics isn’t the only area where women are still heavily underrepresented. In the classical music world, it is still a very rare sight to […]

December 6, 2017 ×
Hollywood Agent Created “The XX Project” Networking Group To Help Women Leverage Their Power

Hollywood Agent Created “The XX Project” Networking Group To Help Women Leverage Their Power

In the wake of the 2016 Presidential election, citizens across America were activated like never before. The result of a man who openly-bragged about sexual assault and spent his entire […]

November 27, 2017 ×
Following Your Passion: Advice For Adults Looking To Go Back To School

Following Your Passion: Advice For Adults Looking To Go Back To School

Following Your Passion: Advice for Adults Looking to Go Back to School Tired of your dead-end job that barely pays the bills and stresses you out to no end? Many […]

November 20, 2017 ×