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4 Lessons We Can All Learn From Men In The Workplace

4 Lessons We Can All Learn From Men In The Workplace

By Jeni Lambertson for Fairygodboss Last month, I was meeting with a new client. I was especially excited by the prospect of working with this company, as I believe they […]

Working Women

6 Signs A Prospective Employer Is Unfairly Judging You For Being A Working Mom

6 Signs A Prospective Employer Is Unfairly Judging You For Being A Working Mom

By Jennifer Jordan for Fairygodboss Is your commitment to work being unfairly judged simply because you are a mom? A recent survey by Aeroflow Breastpumps shows that as many as […]

Girl on a Mission

App Designer Chelsea Wrobel On A Mission To Inspire More Girls To Consider Careers In IT

App Designer Chelsea Wrobel On A Mission To Inspire More Girls To Consider Careers In IT

There is a huge push to get more girls involved in STEM subjects from an early point in their education. With statistics showing a significant drop-off for girls at a […]

Contributors, Lifestyle

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, […]

Family Life

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. […]

Girl on a Mission

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 […]

Working Women

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 […]

Working Women

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 […]

Lifestyle

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 […]

Family Life

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 […]

Interviews

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, […]

Contributors, Working Women

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. […]

Contributors

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 […]

Entertainment

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. […]