Working Women

5 Working Tips On How To Deal With Prejudice While Being A Female Freelancer

5 Working Tips On How To Deal With Prejudice While Being A Female Freelancer

By Erica Sunarjo Women of the 21st century are more successful and involved in the shaping of our society than they have ever been before. We have female presidents, ministers, […]

September 19, 2018 ×
Business Management Tips For Moms Balancing Career And Family

Business Management Tips For Moms Balancing Career And Family

Being a mom is a demanding role. Keeping up with the needs of the family and home can be overwhelming, and many moms are finding they are able to keep […]

September 14, 2018 ×
How Entrepreneur Tatiana Jerome Dismissed Her Naysayers To Find Success And Empowerment

How Entrepreneur Tatiana Jerome Dismissed Her Naysayers To Find Success And Empowerment

Succeeding as an entrepreneur takes hard work and persistence because, unfortunately, there is no business-startup fairy who magically bestows success on small businesses and their owners. Passion, perseverance and a […]

August 29, 2018 ×
This CEO’s Secret to Growing Her Company By 300%? Giving Employees Recess

This CEO’s Secret to Growing Her Company By 300%? Giving Employees Recess

By Leah Thomas for Fairygodboss Shani Godwin has grown her company, Communiqué USA, by 300 percent. How? By under-working her employees. As CEO of Communiqué, the marketing communications firm based in Atlanta, […]

August 13, 2018 ×
I’m the Breadwinner – How Do I Help My Husband Be Comfortable with That? Women Weigh In

I’m the Breadwinner – How Do I Help My Husband Be Comfortable with That? Women Weigh In

By Leah Thomas for Fairygodboss Now more than ever, women are killing it in their careers, breaking glass ceilings and rising to the top of their industries — and bringing home […]

August 8, 2018 ×
Three Key Ways To Ensure Your Business Is Successful, Effective, And Growing

Three Key Ways To Ensure Your Business Is Successful, Effective, And Growing

Starting a business is an exciting time but it can also be daunting. Being in charge of a team of people, financial prospects and the growth of your business means […]

July 16, 2018 ×
Reforming My Perspective On Learning – Why We Need Less School And More Education

Reforming My Perspective On Learning – Why We Need Less School And More Education

By Noreen Chada “Books are the only friends I want to see you hanging around with” these are some of the words I grew up hearing from the elders around […]

July 2, 2018 ×
From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

By Ellie Nieves for Fairygodboss Latinas are one of the fastest growing groups of women in the U.S. labor force. According to the United States Department of Labor, Latinas make […]

June 7, 2018 ×
Six Ways To Tactfully Educate Your Coworkers About Racism

Six Ways To Tactfully Educate Your Coworkers About Racism

By Samaria Johnson for Fairygodboss Unless you work at the American Civil Liberties Union, you probably don’t expect to engage in racially-based discussions at your place of employment. However, these […]

May 30, 2018 ×
Why Black Women Are Leaving The Engineering Industry At An Alarming Rate

Why Black Women Are Leaving The Engineering Industry At An Alarming Rate

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss It’s no secret that the engineering industry is predominantly run by white men—the need to diversify the field has long been emphasized, especially as women of color […]

May 24, 2018 ×
Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Despite #MeToo, New Study Shows Men & Women Still Have Different Work/Home Priorities

Ever since the re-emergence of the #metoo movement in 2017 (originally started by activist Tarana Burke over a decade ago to give voice to victims of sexual assault), we have […]

May 21, 2018 ×
4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

By Kaitlyn Borysiewicz for Fairygodboss I remember walking into my first job straight out of college, wondering if my hair was combed down enough or if the comments I interjected […]

May 15, 2018 ×
Celebrity Publicist Mona Elyafi On Amplifying Voices Of The LGBTQ Community Under Trump

Celebrity Publicist Mona Elyafi On Amplifying Voices Of The LGBTQ Community Under Trump

Shaping cultural narratives has always been a important to us, and we are all about sharing the stories and lives of especially women who are doing this in their every […]

May 8, 2018 ×
The Real Reason Women Save Less For Retirement Than Men Is More Typical Thank You Think

The Real Reason Women Save Less For Retirement Than Men Is More Typical Thank You Think

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Some women save less than men on retirement, but a new study has looked at why that it is. The researchers explored the attitudes of […]

May 3, 2018 ×
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 ×