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Why It’s Important For Women To Stay Empowered In The Workplace

Why It’s Important For Women To Stay Empowered In The Workplace

It is true that women’s empowerment has come a long way over the past few centuries. There was a time when women could not vote or were even offered the […]

November 15, 2018 ×
From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

By Ellie Nieves for Fairygodboss Latinas are one of the fastest growing groups of women in the U.S. labor force. According to the United States Department of Labor, Latinas make […]

June 7, 2018 ×
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 […]

May 30, 2018 ×
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 […]

May 15, 2018 ×
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 […]

March 20, 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 ×
New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

New App Helps Workplace Victims Of Sexual Harassment Anonymously Discuss Their Experiences

With the collective deep-dive analyses into the types of work environments that allowed predatory behavior exhibited by people such as Harvey Weinstein, Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose and more to thrive, […]

January 18, 2018 ×
How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

How To Deal With Sexual Harassment & Assault In The Workplace In Light Of #MeToo

By Equality Now 90% of individuals who say they have experienced sexual harassment never take formal action against the harassment. Most stay quiet for fear of disbelief or inaction on […]

November 29, 2017 ×
The Importance Of Practicing Self-Care And Staying Healthy At Work

The Importance Of Practicing Self-Care And Staying Healthy At Work

If you’ve been following the viral news stories about workplace harassment over the past few years, you will know this is an issue that isn’t just relegated to one particular […]

October 18, 2017 ×
It’s Time Society Stopped Portraying Millennials As The “Lazy” Or “Entitled” Generation

It’s Time Society Stopped Portraying Millennials As The “Lazy” Or “Entitled” Generation

By Debbie Wooldridge Last year, I conducted an on-the-street poll to uncover whether people’s opinions about Millennials in the workplace had changed any, now that they have been an active […]

September 21, 2017 ×
Five Valuable Pieces Of Advice To Protect Women’s Rights In The Workplace

Five Valuable Pieces Of Advice To Protect Women’s Rights In The Workplace

By Stacey Marone It’s the 21st century, and you might notice how women have evolved from damsels in distress into confident, driven, and goal-oriented individuals. You see them successfully balancing […]

March 8, 2017 ×
How Far Are Women Leaning In? The Number Of Female CEOs Tells Us It’s Not Enough

How Far Are Women Leaning In? The Number Of Female CEOs Tells Us It’s Not Enough

The gender pay gap is a central issue in the modern business world, but is this disparity present even in the most senior positions? Are women at the top being […]

January 12, 2017 ×
What Do Entertainment, Retail And Athletics Have In Common? The Wage Gap

What Do Entertainment, Retail And Athletics Have In Common? The Wage Gap

By Susanne Loxton Many people are quick to shut down the idea of the wage gap, calling it a myth. These people only understand the surface statistics of the wage […]

August 16, 2016 ×
Having A Female Name On My Resume Stopped Me From Getting Job Interviews

Having A Female Name On My Resume Stopped Me From Getting Job Interviews

By LaTisha Conto I am no longer putting my name on my resume. My name has nothing to do with my work experience, accomplishments or skills. A name on a […]

November 27, 2015 ×