Post Tagged with: "Careers"

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 ×
More Women Are Freezing Their Eggs — But It’s Not Necessarily To Benefit Their Careers

More Women Are Freezing Their Eggs — But It’s Not Necessarily To Benefit Their Careers

By Taylor Tobin for Fairygodboss Egg freezing, a benefit that’s on the rise among competitive companies like Apple, Facebook, and Google, appeals to professional women for a variety of reasons. […]

September 13, 2018 ×
3 Steps to Help Young Women Get into Computer Programming Careers

3 Steps to Help Young Women Get into Computer Programming Careers

Computer programming can be a rewarding career, with workers in the field enjoying a median annual salary of $82,240 in 2017, Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows. But women are […]

September 8, 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 ×
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 ×
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 ×
Children’s Book Encouraging Girls To Dream Big Wants To Inspire A “Rad Girl Revolution”

Children’s Book Encouraging Girls To Dream Big Wants To Inspire A “Rad Girl Revolution”

All you had to say was “Rad Girl Revolution” and we were hooked! A new children’s book is set to join the wave of media and literature that is part […]

April 16, 2018 ×
Filmmaker Lisa Ebersole On Egg-Freezing & Treating Your Creative Projects As A Business

Filmmaker Lisa Ebersole On Egg-Freezing & Treating Your Creative Projects As A Business

You can definitely tell when women write stories about their own lives and experiences for TV and film, because it means you see a more realistic, complex and nuanced portrayal, […]

April 10, 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 ×
5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

By Makeda Waterman According to the United States Department of Labor, “Women comprised 47 percent of the total U.S. labor force. “As women enter the workforce after transitioning into a […]

February 5, 2018 ×
4 Skills & Qualities The Public Health Sector Wants From Their Employees

4 Skills & Qualities The Public Health Sector Wants From Their Employees

To be involved in the public health sector, there are many things required to excel in this role. In this profession, you provide a very important part of our society. […]

December 1, 2017 ×
How I Defeated Imposter Syndrome To Own My Personal & Professional Success

How I Defeated Imposter Syndrome To Own My Personal & Professional Success

By Bree Stedman “Hello this is Bree….” I answer the phone through gritted teeth while giving my then 4 year old son the death stare. He’d been pushing buttons again […]

October 16, 2017 ×
‘Double Bind: Women On Ambition’ Collection Of Essays Exposes The Burdensome Barrier Women Face

‘Double Bind: Women On Ambition’ Collection Of Essays Exposes The Burdensome Barrier Women Face

“She’s too ambitious!” We’ve all heard that being said about either someone in our lives, or a prominent public figure. If you were paying attention to a lot of the […]

April 26, 2017 ×
Four Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Where Women Are Making Progress

Four Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Where Women Are Making Progress

Gender discrimination has been an issue for many years as the fight for gender equality is still an ongoing process. In the US, the Equal Rights Amendment has never been […]

February 8, 2017 ×