Beach Getaway? Check Out These 2019 Summer Beach Reads

Ms. Career Girl

With summer on the horizon, full of possibilities for weekend getaways, we put together this list of 2019 summer beach reads everyone will be adding to their travel bags for a relaxing day by the ocean or lake. Check Out These 2019 Summer Beach Reads appeared first on Ms.

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Allyship Among Women: From Sabotage to Support

Ms. Career Girl

Allyship focuses on the ways we use our voice, our power, and our influence to stand in solidarity with women who are marginalized or silenced in our spaces. But it’s key to truly supporting women in the workplace. Allyship and the Path to Solidarity.

2019 179

More Women in Business Means More Cash for Women and Their Employers

Ms. Career Girl

As well, Catalyst research shows that companies with more women on board statistically outperform their peers over a long period of time. Clearly, more women in business is good for women and employers. My recommendation for young women is to recognize this is an issue.

2019 184

International Women’s Day – Perfect For Creating a Legacy of Learning

Ms. Career Girl

And what better way to mark International Women’s Day that to build on that legacy? The post International Women’s Day – Perfect For Creating a Legacy of Learning appeared first on Ms. As parents, we naturally want to see our children achieve success.

2019 140

Tips For Working Women Ready to Start a Family

Ms. Career Girl

Many women are passionate about their careers but also want to start a family. For instance, drinking coffee throughout the day is the lifeblood of many hardworking career women. The post Tips For Working Women Ready to Start a Family appeared first on Ms.

2019 179

How Successful Women Support Each Other To Advance Their Careers

Ms. Career Girl

Smart women today have figured out how to partner together to overcome workplace barriers and move up the ladder. The truth is, we women have created this advancement for ourselves, so we should celebrate our gains. Women And Moms Everywhere Are Strong, Powerful Leaders.

2019 173

Six Standout Traits of Courageous Women

Ms. Career Girl

A new study by IBM, “ Women, Leadership, and the Priority Paradox ,” reveals a harsh truth: advancing women in the workplace still, in 2019, just isn’t a priority. For women, this study reveals a tiring, ongoing battle in the workplace.

2019 167

Breaking into Brewing: Tips for Women Looking to Enter the World of Craft Beer

Ms. Career Girl

Every day, women are taking over male-dominated industries, and that includes the field of brewing, which makes sense, because it started as a women’s craft! Somewhere along the line, men were named as the sole beer drinkers and beer brewers, while women became a sales tactic.

2019 148

Three Ways Women Hold Themselves Back – And What To Do About It

Ms. Career Girl

In fact, most women at some point in their careers have—consciously or not—doubted their abilities, downplayed their hard-earned achievements, and hidden their true selves. Forgiving (because women should let things go and not take things so personally).

2019 187

7 Lawsuits Claim Amazon Fires Pregnant Women

Evil HR Lady

With that many employees, you’ll end up with a lot of pregnant women–each woman has a manager. All of this is simply background, which doesn’t answer the question: did Amazon illegally fire these seven pregnant women? To keep reading, click here: 7 Lawsuits Claim Amazon Fires Pregnant Women. The post 7 Lawsuits Claim Amazon Fires Pregnant Women appeared first on Evil HR Lady. Amazon is all about the money.

2019 126

You Can Support Women and Ban Babies from the Office

Evil HR Lady

The business owner states, “I know I’m supposed to be supporting women in the workplace and the have-it-all thing, but an employee wants to bring her newborn to work.” To keep reading, click here: You Can Support Women and Ban Babies from the Office. The post You Can Support Women and Ban Babies from the Office appeared first on Evil HR Lady. Babies are so adorable. I’ve had two and would have had more if circumstances were different.

2019 141

Tips for Seeking Out a Mentor from Successful Women Who Have Done It

Ms. Career Girl

If you want to find a mentor to help you learn and take the next step in your career, take some advice from these women who have mentored and been mentored themselves. The post Tips for Seeking Out a Mentor from Successful Women Who Have Done It appeared first on Ms.

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weekend free-for-all – July 20-21, 2019

Ask A Manager

Two women create a subversive supper club where they indulge in ways they didn’t predict. This comment section is open for any non-work-related discussion you’d like to have with other readers, by popular demand. This one is truly no work and no school.).

2019 63

Amazon Women Battle for Daycare. Bezos Says No.

Evil HR Lady

There are lots of good reasons for a business to do this–it makes your workforce more stable, it can help you attract women (more about that later), and may ultimately help the bottom line. To keep reading, click here: Amazon Women Battle for Daycare. The post Amazon Women Battle for Daycare. When your kid gets sick, your daycare provider breaks a leg, or there’s a snow day, finding a backup provider can be difficult if not impossible.

2019 133

From Weapons to Wit: The Best Self Defense for Women

Ms. Career Girl

It’s estimated that around 230,000 women are sexually assaulted each year in the US. That’s more than 600 women being sexually assaulted each day. The fact that women have to worry about being assaulted on a daily basis is a huge problem in and of itself.

2019 130

Why the Security Industry Needs Women, by Women

The Undercover Recruiter

The security industry needs more women. Why the Security Industry Needs Women, by Women Undercover Recruiter - Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Blog. Employer Expert Security UK Security VIP Security Services White Star Security Services Women

2019 71

47 Percent of Women Think Their Bosses are Their Friends. That Number Should Be Closer to Zero.

Evil HR Lady

50 percent of men think so, but only 39 percent of women do, according to a recent survey done by RingCentral Glip. This same survey showed 56 percent of men and 47 percent of women feel like their boss is their friend, and 28 percent of men and 21 percent of women consider the CEO a friend. To keep reading, click here: 47 Percent of Women Think Their Bosses are Their Friends. The post 47 Percent of Women Think Their Bosses are Their Friends.

2019 156

45 Empowering Quotes From Successful Women

The Undercover Recruiter

It’s no secret that women have had to fight for equal rights in the workplace (and beyond). While the fight is far from over, women are starting businesses, earning leadership positions and leaving lasting impacts in business, technology, philanthropy, and research.

2019 107

weekend free-for-all – July 6-7, 2019

Ask A Manager

Lee, about three American women living in Hong Kong, and how their lives intersect in surprising ways. But you’ll be invested in and attached to all three women in this book.

2019 57

The Truth About Who You Will Never Be

Ms. Career Girl

She talked about changing people’s lives all over the world…about helping women in Africa and increasing safety for children here in America. There’s something you need to know about who you are and who you will be.

2019 174

Citigroup Pays Women 71 Percent of What Men Earn, and I’m Totally Okay with that

Evil HR Lady

I believe in equal pay for equal work , which is why I’m totally okay with Citigroup’s announcement that, after careful study, the median pay for women is 71 percent of the median pay for men. To keep reading, click here: Citigroup Pays Women 71 Percent of What Men Earn, and I’m Totally Okay with that. The post Citigroup Pays Women 71 Percent of What Men Earn, and I’m Totally Okay with that appeared first on Evil HR Lady.

2019 131

How and Why To Take Care of Your Back

Ms. Career Girl

In a study by the US National Institutes of Health , more than 55% of women develop chronic lower back pain. Your Reliable, Invisible Back. Have you noticed your back recently? Felt a twinge, or a need to stretch? We often take our backs for granted.

2019 194

Glass Ceiling Holding You Back? Here’s How To Break It

Ms. Career Girl

When it comes to leading the charge at a company, it’s critical to set a strong foundation to tackle the growing challenges women are facing today.

2019 197

10 Books for Mom – For The Mom Who Does It All

Ms. Career Girl

Then two women show up in Ansley’s hometown and she realizes that these two have the power to disrupt her family’s perfect world. As the family’s secrets come to light, these four strong women learn that they’ll have to stick together if they’re going to get through this trying time.

2019 224

Think You Can’t Create a Successful Woman-Owned Business?  Think Again!

Ms. Career Girl

If you’ve been dreaming of starting your own business, 2019 is the time to act! Women entrepreneurs are thriving, according to SCORE’s Megaphone of Main Street data report. In fact, we have a recorded webinar that highlights funding opportunities specifically for women in business.

2019 210

4 Things Every Female Entrepreneur Should Do This Year

Ms. Career Girl

Women need to support each other in a world in which men dominate the top ranks of companies and organizations. If you’re unsure of where to start, the SBA offers a number of internal organizations aimed at helping women entrepreneurs. New year, same to-do list.

2019 172

Unemployed? How To Survive and Thrive

Ms. Career Girl

Small Business Administration Women in Business Champion of the Year award, the Exemplary Woman of the Community award, Women Venture’s Unsung Hero award, Women Who Lead from Minnesota Business Magazine, and NAWBO Minnesota’s Achieve!

2019 182

Memorial Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

It is not flashy or grand, but simple and direct, like the men and women it honors. 2019 Alan L. “It is not where you serve, but how you serve.” ” – J. Rubin Clark. If you have not visited the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C., please consider doing so.

2019 130

HELP WANTED: HOW TO AVOID ROOKIE MISTAKES ON A JOB INTERVIEW

Ms. Career Girl

The same would go for pink hair or other extreme styles for men and women.

2019 209

Women’s Soccer: A Primer on Success in Equality Legislation

HR Capitalist

Congratulations to the USA Women’s National Soccer Team winning the World Cup. Let’s look at the impact of Title IX on Women’s Soccer in the United States. In a nutshell, Title IX’s application in sports mandated that girls/women have equal opportunity to boys/men.

2019 71

SUBLIMATION – Not For This Woman!

Ms. Career Girl

She then went on to challenge the audience to accept the reality that women have the right to find personal fulfillment and should be allowed to go for it. Many are the women who will recognize themselves in Jess’ story.” I admit it. I love awards shows.

2019 206

Harvard Gives 5 Ways to Be Family-Friendly (and None of Them Involve Maternity/Paternity Leave)

Evil HR Lady

Joanne Lipman , the author of “That’s What She Said: What Men and Women Need to Know About Working Together” has an article in the Harvard Business Review about the supports parents need when they return to the workforce after taking a few years off to raise the children. Maternity leave and paternity leave are great. Sometimes it’s required, if your employee qualifies for FMLA, and sometimes it’s something your company does to help retain great employees.

2019 154

No, Bumble, It’s Not Okay to Discriminate Against Men

Evil HR Lady

Bumble has just done that–except it only allows women. Then it’s not okay to have a women-only app, but that’s exactly what Buzz Bizz has done. CNBC reports that Buzz CEO Whitney Wolf Herd said: “Representation is critically important for women, especially in traditionally male-dominated industries. We’re helping women connect with other women to show them what’s possible and give them resources as they build their careers.”

2019 175

Don’t Let Fear Stall Your Career – Four Don’ts and What to Do About Them 

Ms. Career Girl

Both men and women struggle with self-confidence, but for all their considerable achievements, women continue to be particularly dogged by a confidence gap. A design firm asked me to investigate its steady loss of emerging women leaders.

2019 171

Amazon Fires Hundreds Via Computer Algorithm. I’m Okay with That.

Evil HR Lady

Remember when Amazon scrapped its artificial intelligence program for recruiting because it was biased against women? That wasn’t the end of computer decision making for Amazon. The Verge uncovered documents from Amazon showing that they use computers to warn and fire warehouse workers based on productivity.

2019 176

everyone got laid off except me, men who pretend to be scared of women now, and more

Ask A Manager

Responding to men who pretend to be scared of women now. everyone got laid off except me, men who pretend to be scared of women now, and more was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

2019 113

Using “Retail Therapy” to Cope With Anxiety and Depression

Ms. Career Girl

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and it’s important to note that women are twice as likely to be diagnosed with anxiety and depression. Is this a healthy decision for women? TONE covers topics women care about: money, career, relationships, health and wellness, and life.

2019 143

This Simple Trick Can Help Eliminate Gender Bias in Performance Ratings

Evil HR Lady

While you can argue that overall men tend to be better professors than women, there was a strong suggestion that some unconscious bias was at play. Unconscious bias sneaks up on you. In medicine, it can be deadly , but in other fields, it can kill careers. We’ve long known that university students favor male professors and rate them higher than female professors.

2019 173

Critical Comparison – When Comparing Yourself Goes Wrong

Ms. Career Girl

When you are comparing yourself to other women and their lives – success, relationship, business, career, health, looks – this is when critical comparison can come into play. Women often compare themselves to other women who may share similar qualities.

2019 148

3 Lessons I Learned From Writing A Book

Ms. Career Girl

A couple of years ago, I gave birth to a book, Living Singlish , an ‘older sister in your pocket’ for women building strong, independent lives, whether alone or in a relationship. The Adventure of Writing a Book.

2019 190

Changing the Bigger Picture for Long-Term Gender Equality

Ms. Career Girl

Although discrimination in the workplace has been a discussion for decades, women and social rights activists have become more adamant than ever over the last few years about creating safe work spaces for women. This can help women get closer to earning the wage they deserve.

2019 143

It’s Your Money Too! Get Active About Your Finances

Ms. Career Girl

For many women, these are cringe-worthy words. 59% of widowed or divorced women wish they had been move involved in long-term financial decisions. 61% of Millenial women let their spouse make the financial decisions. Money. Investing, Financial Planning.

2019 140

Too Many Men: How Female Photographer Vicky Grout is Slaying the Grime Scene 

Ms. Career Girl

She has been heavily involved in shoots for the new PUSH magazine, shooting covers featuring BBC Sound of 2019 winner Octavian and West London prodigy AJ Tracey (who’s debut album peaked at 3 rd in the charts earlier this year).

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