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Microsoft Says It Will Drop Biz Partners That Don’t Offer Paid Family Leave

Microsoft Says It Will Drop Biz Partners That Don’t Offer Paid Family Leave

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss Some of the perks of working in big tech are the benefits they offer to attract top talent. Generous pay, generous leave, and, you guessed it, […]

October 2, 2018 ×
My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

My Journey From Addiction To Recovery Was Difficult. Here’s What Made It Possible

By Crystal Hampton In today’s society the demands and expectations of women is often an unattainable goal. This can leave many of us exhausted, feeling depressed, with low self esteem, […]

September 24, 2018 ×
Motherhood Is Getting More Expensive — And It’s Hurting These Women The Most

Motherhood Is Getting More Expensive — And It’s Hurting These Women The Most

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Motherhood isn’t cheap. It’s no surprise that raising children costs a pretty penny, but college-educated women, in particular, underestimate the demands of parenthood and the […]

September 17, 2018 ×
5 Ways To Practice The Art Of Supporting And Celebrating Other Women

5 Ways To Practice The Art Of Supporting And Celebrating Other Women

By Chelsy Ranard Being conscious of social issues and working to create change as a result of that knowledge isn’t something that people are born with. It takes work to […]

August 28, 2018 ×
A Sobering Look At How America Compares To The Rest Of The World With Parental Leave & Childcare

A Sobering Look At How America Compares To The Rest Of The World With Parental Leave & Childcare

Think of the biggest upheavals that can happen to you in your life. There’s getting married, of course, or graduating from college and finding a job. Moving can cause a […]

August 22, 2018 ×
Triggering Or Healing: When To Know If Your Trauma Can Help Others Process Their Pain

Triggering Or Healing: When To Know If Your Trauma Can Help Others Process Their Pain

By Chelsy Ranard When my best friend passed away in a drunk driving accident, all I wanted was to create positive change. I wanted her death to mean life for […]

July 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 ×
How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

How The Women’s March Inspired An Entrepreneur To Create A Female-Only Community App

For many of us, the Women’s March held on January 21st 2017 was a turning point politically and socially. It marked the start of a wave of activism not just […]

January 24, 2018 ×
This Organization Is Encouraging Young Black & Brown Girls To Run For Political Positions

This Organization Is Encouraging Young Black & Brown Girls To Run For Political Positions

The November 7 elections this year overwhelmingly proved the diversity of America, and that we are ready to see a new kind of political representation at all levels. The most […]

December 5, 2017 ×
Fostering A Work Environment That Is Open To Discussing Mental Health Issues

Fostering A Work Environment That Is Open To Discussing Mental Health Issues

By Melissa Lobo A young doctor beginning her Masters in Public Health at a prestigious University in Asia was pleasantly surprised to find a scholarly environment that was highly accommodating […]

November 20, 2017 ×
‘The Women Of The Rose’ Author On Why Poverty Shouldn’t Prevent Breast Cancer Treatment

‘The Women Of The Rose’ Author On Why Poverty Shouldn’t Prevent Breast Cancer Treatment

Many of us know someone whose life has been affected by breast cancer. Some of us may have gone through it ourselves. Cancer is the disease that knows no religious, […]

November 18, 2016 ×
Get Familiar With ‘GRLPWR Gang’ – A Collective Supporting Creative Women & Female Empowerment

Get Familiar With ‘GRLPWR Gang’ – A Collective Supporting Creative Women & Female Empowerment

Given that we are a site named GirlTalkHQ, as if we could pass up the opportunity to fangirl over a female collective called GRL PWR Gang. They are a group […]

June 30, 2016 ×
Panic Disorder Nearly Ruined My Life…Until I Found Tools To Manage & Control It

Panic Disorder Nearly Ruined My Life…Until I Found Tools To Manage & Control It

By Cami Julaine You know that feeling you get when you’re riding a roller coaster, slowly going up hill, and your body anticipates the fall, but it hasn’t quite dropped […]

June 6, 2016 ×
Barbra Streisand’s Message To Women: “The More We Support Each Other, The Stronger We Become”

Barbra Streisand’s Message To Women: “The More We Support Each Other, The Stronger We Become”

Strength in numbers. It’s a universal theme that resonates with power, unity and progression. But is also something that, at times, is easier said than done. When it comes to […]

December 21, 2015 ×
Netflix, Microsoft & The US Navy Leading The Way On Much-Needed Parental Leave Issue

Netflix, Microsoft & The US Navy Leading The Way On Much-Needed Parental Leave Issue

In case you missed it (or you are not a parent and this issue hasn’t been on your radar) the US is the only industrialized nation in the world not […]

August 14, 2015 ×