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Family Life

4 Things Everyone Needs To Stop Saying To Women Who Don’t Want Kids

4 Things Everyone Needs To Stop Saying To Women Who Don’t Want Kids

By Heather Taylor for Fairygodboss You’re not alone if you don’t want children. New data from the Center For Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has […]

Working Women

Diverse STEM Teams ‘Do’ Better Science — Yet Only 30% of Scientists Are Women, Study Finds

Diverse STEM Teams ‘Do’ Better Science — Yet Only 30% of Scientists Are Women, Study Finds

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss It’s no surprise that, regardless of the industry, diversity is good for business. Despite that common knowledge, however, women only make up 30 percent of […]

Working Women

Closing the Wage Gap Is The Most Important Thing You Can Do For Recruitment — Here’s How To Do It

Closing the Wage Gap Is The Most Important Thing You Can Do For Recruitment — Here’s How To Do It

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss With U.S. unemployment at a historic low, 77 percent of CEOs see the limited availability of skilled candidates as the biggest barrier to their business, […]

Working Women

Does It Matter Where You Go To College? 6 Women Weigh In

Does It Matter Where You Go To College? 6 Women Weigh In

By Deborah Sweeney for Fairygodboss Imagine that you just graduated from college. As a post-graduate, you’re probably banking on the leverage of your four year degree to help you land […]

Family Life

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8 Things I Want My Daughter To Know About Being A Woman

By Nicole Pecoraro for Fairygodboss Growing up is hard. Navigating how to be independent among groups of individuals your same age who are going though the same raging hormones and […]

Health, Working Women

7 Ways I’m Managing My Endometriosis at Work

7 Ways I’m Managing My Endometriosis at Work

By Natalie Vavricka for Fairygodboss In the fall of 2016, I was a newlywed at the peak of my career. My husband and I purchased our dream apartment, and I […]

Health

All The Criticism Of The New Period Emoji Proves Why We Need One

All The Criticism Of The New Period Emoji Proves Why We Need One

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss There’s an emoji for everything. Or so I thought — until it was announced that there’s a new set of emojis coming, and one of […]

Politics, Working Women

6 Alarming Equality Stats We Should All Be Talking About This Women’s History Month

6 Alarming Equality Stats We Should All Be Talking About This Women’s History Month

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Women have made serious strides leading up to 2019. Thanks to the “Year of the Woman,” when more women than ever ran for political office […]

Entertainment

I’ll Be Boycotting the Ted Bundy Movie Because There’s Enough Violence Against Women IRL

I’ll Be Boycotting the Ted Bundy Movie Because There’s Enough Violence Against Women IRL

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss You know what I really love? A good horror movie. Nothing gets me like a thriller. I’m the kind of person that got mad when […]

Family Life

This Pic Of A Mom Breast Pumping During A Triathlon Will Remind You Women Can Do Anything

This Pic Of A Mom Breast Pumping During A Triathlon Will Remind You Women Can Do Anything

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Jaime Sloan was on pace to set her own personal record in the 70.3-mile Ironman 70.3 in Tempe, Arizona, on Oct. 21, which is why […]

Family Life

Serena Williams Has Encouraging Words For Working Moms Who Are Already Exhausted By 2019

Serena Williams Has Encouraging Words For Working Moms Who Are Already Exhausted By 2019

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss The start of a new year is injected with energy. We stay up past our bedtimes to ring in the time of rebirth, make plans […]

Celebrities

This Tweet Thread Proves Why Michelle Obama Sharing Her Miscarriage Story Is So Important

This Tweet Thread Proves Why Michelle Obama Sharing Her Miscarriage Story Is So Important

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss In case you didn’t think you could love Michelle Obama any more than you already do, her first autobiography is enough to make your heart […]

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

This Book Is Changing How Teen Girls Are Talking About Themselves — Here’s How

This Book Is Changing How Teen Girls Are Talking About Themselves — Here’s How

By Kaitlyn Duling for Fairygodboss In 2018, there is perhaps no better direction in which to look for inspiration than towards other women and girls. Women of all ages are […]

Working Women

I Told My Interviewer That I’m A Feminist – Here’s What Happened Next

I Told My Interviewer That I’m A Feminist – Here’s What Happened Next

By Kaitlyn Duling for Fairygodboss I didn’t want to. Maybe I didn’t need to. But after the fact, I am so glad I “came out as a feminist” to my […]