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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]