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 149

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 218

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 158

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

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 128

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 241

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 235

No Strings Attached – The Story of My $2,000 Stipend for Interview Attire

Ms. Career Girl

I knew that if I got this role, I would be entering an industry filled with talented women (refreshing onto itself) but I did worry that the emphasis on appearance could cloud or supercede great ideas and good thinking.

2019 219

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 201

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 125

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 169

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 185

Tips for Turning Your Career Into Your Own Business

Ms. Career Girl

The number of women-owned businesses has increased by more than 100 percent in the past 20 years. 849 new companies are opened by women alone. Women are pursuing entrepreneurship to gain autonomy, create flexibility for their personal lives, and spur the economy.

2019 149

New Business or Side Hustle? Here’s How To Have a Network and Mentors in Your Pocket

Ms. Career Girl

Few need to work as hard at it as women in entrepreneurship. From the very early stages of ideation, women must tackle the industry head-on. Because there are fewer women than men perusing entrepreneurship, women often encounter much smaller opportunities for support.

2019 198

A Female Music Exec’s Guide To Thriving In The Music and Advertising Industry

Ms. Career Girl

Women in executive roles are rising in industries that have been historically known for being male-dominated, and so it’s now more important than ever to continue the momentum and inspire other young women to break into these industries. Find Mentorship in Both Men and Women.

2019 196

The Changing Landscape of “Gendered” Career Paths

Ms. Career Girl

As society becomes more understanding of differences, career opportunities are opening for both men and women. Embracing Women in the Military. However, in recent years more women have stepped up to the plate to protect and serve. Women in Police and Fire.

2019 149

Anxiety & Depression: Take a Step Back in Order to Move Forward

Ms. Career Girl

A highly sort after public speaker, Susanna has been featured in magazines such as TV soap, Women’s Weekly, Empowerment Channel Voice America, Om Times, Motherpedia, Newstalk New Zealand and Holistic Bliss. Your past does not determine who you are in the present, or in the future.

2019 211

Does Your Sweetheart Influence Your Sweet Tooth?

Ms. Career Girl

Women, your menu choices are not as likely to have been influenced by the choices attributed to your partner in the imaginary scenario. In contrast, women did not appear to engage in mirroring behavior. Women, keep in mind that your partner may tend to defer to you in matters of diet.

2019 174

Millennials Want to Work. They Just Don’t Want to Settle

Ms. Career Girl

So let them teach us a thing or two about the workplace, and we’ll teach them the values and lessons we instilled during our journeys as successful career men and women. Defining work as a “necessary evil” is not a new concept.

2019 195

How To Revamp Your Job Search For The New Year

Ms. Career Girl

For 42% of women, making a New Year’s Resolution is a promise to save more money in the new year. If you’re one of those women, saving more money may be changing your spending habits, but it might also take the form of a new job.

2019 195

Six Reasons to Learn How to Sew

Ms. Career Girl

Both women and men practice it and even kids started showing a bit of interest in it. Sewing has made a real comeback in these recent years and it may even be more popular than ever.

2019 166

The Financial Independence Movement: Right For You?

Ms. Career Girl

There are a host of books available too – from Smart Women Finish Rich to Playing With FIRE (co-authored by Mr. Money Mustache). What is Financial Independence? A new movement is sweeping the nation -and for once, it’s not about clothes or the latest YouTube celebrity.

2019 192

Should You Ditch Your Fitness Trainer?

Ms. Career Girl

Vince is responsible for creating some of the world’s most popular fitness and nutrition programs such as Fat Loss Extreme and Toned in 90 Days for women and men and Ripped in 90 Days for men.

2019 146

Ways to Overcome Cultural Barriers in the Workplace

Ms. Career Girl

In my book I discuss a number of studies that have looked at the benefits of diversity, including adding women to formerly all-male teams, and minorities to previously all-white teams. As the world moves ahead, diversity in the workplace will continue to grow and evolve.

2019 146

Bossiness Is Not a Leadership Trait, No Matter What Sheryl Sandberg Says

Evil HR Lady

What’s more, bossy women like to keep other women down. Note: This Sheryl Sandberg quote keeps showing up and I have strong feelings, so I’m re-running. “I want every little girl who someone says ‘they’re bossy’ to be told instead, ‘you have leadership skills,'” said Sheryl Sandberg. The COO of Facebook says she was told this, and look at her now!

2019 146

Why Being a Woman in a Man’s World Can Actually Be Deadly

Evil HR Lady

Men and women are different. But, for many women, being shorter and having hips and breasts can be a huge hazard in the workplace and life in general. The Guardian collected a number of things where women are at a disadvantage simply b ecause their shapes and heights are different than the average man.

2019 132

“#MeToo is Now #YouToo, Too” – Dignity for one requires dignity for all

Sklover Working Wisdom

To keep him on the air, Fox News had paid many millions of dollars to many women who he had victimized, many times. 2019, Alan L. “Gender equality is a human fight, not a female fight.”. – Freida Pinto. ACTUAL CASE HISTORY : Gerald, a sales team supervisor, regularly made jokes about sex in team meetings, was known to often touch female team members “by accident,” and held private meetings with female sales team members in his office, with the door closed.

2019 100

The Amazing Things Millennials Would Give up for Help with Student Loans

Evil HR Lady

29% of women would give up working from home compared to only 18% of men. Student loans hang over the heads of 44 million Americans, with debt running well over a trillion dollars. It’s a huge concern and those who took out this debt will do just about anything to pay it down. Self-Lender surveyed 1000 Americans between the age of 18 and 34 and found out that 60 percent of them were willing to give up at least one perk in exchange for help paying down their student loans.

2019 146

our new manager is pressuring the women on our team to use menstrual cups

Ask A Manager

You may also like: my boss freaked out when he saw my menstrual products and called me unprofessional I want to have an indigenous spiritual ceremony for my team my friend doesn’t understand that I can’t meet her for lunch when I’m at work our new manager is pressuring the women on our team to use menstrual cups was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

2019 82

How do you work full-time while you homeschool full-time?

Penelope Trunk

Less than 1% of white college-educated women raise kids alone. Because 2% of white college-educated women get divorced. Most of the women in this demographic get remarried. doctors freely admit they have no idea how to diagnose women with Aspergers.

2019 81

Mariah Carey Lawsuit: Blackmail, Sexual Battery, Pee, and a $328,500 Salary

Evil HR Lady

The two women are now suing each other and it promises to get juicy and get into the details of really exciting employment law. Working as a celebrity’s 24/7 assistant is expected to have its crazy moments, and when Lianna Shakhnazaryan (also known as Lianna Azarian) took the job working for Mariah Carey, she got a salary that reflected the amount of work involved, starting out at $250,000 and raised to $328,500.

2019 128

some men in my office refuse to be alone with women

Ask A Manager

Will it benefit women in my workplace? This is disgusting and sexist, and it hurts women. If those managers aren’t comfortable doing those things with women, they they need to stop doing them with men as well. And it’s frankly offensive to require women to have a chaperone sit in on their performance evaluations if they want to have them in the same off-site, and presumably more relaxed, environment as their male colleagues get to do.

2019 87

Will Jeff Bezos Get Half of MacKenzie Bezos’s Fortune in the Divorce?

Penelope Trunk

But it’s not so easy for most women. Most women did not work side by side with their spouse to start the most disruptive company in the world. Most women do their half of the team’s work and get very little credit for it.

2019 114

employer requires women to wear perfect makeup — and writes them up if it’s smudged

Ask A Manager

Most women at this office work at desks so the heels aren’t such a problem for them, but my sister is on her feet all day and the heels are killing her. Some of the men are feeling self-conscious when they hear the women grumble and some of the older women are annoyed with the younger women for not falling in line. My sister says she’s a reasonable person apart from the fact that she tends to be very passionate about women dressing and presenting “properly.”

2019 67

2019: The Year To Take The Leap And Change Your Career And Life

Ms. Career Girl

In today’s world, that could be other women virtually anywhere in the world who share your passions and understand the challenges of the path you’re on. Arrive in December of 2019 with nothing changed? Another year is nearly over.

2019 244

my boss has strict kitchen rules, how to escape an exit interview, and more

Ask A Manager

In a perfect world, it wouldn’t make a difference, but it feels specious to pretend that there isn’t a particular context and baggage around Jewish women covering their hair. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss has strict rules about the office kitchen.

2019 83

don’t drunkenly email your boss this St. Patrick’s Day

Ask A Manager

My favorite thing about this is that it ends with the line about Susan having offered to host this extravaganza; I like to think that she spent some time wondering whether a horde of drunken women was about to descend upon her. In preparation for St. Patrick’s day … a reader writes: Back in 2010, I sent the most horrifying email to my boss (by accident!) and I thought you might get a kick out of it. For context, there was a St.

2019 79

my coworker is setting toilet paper on fire in the bathroom

Ask A Manager

You may also like: my coworker wants to find the office pooper — and it’s me the men in our office use the women’s bathrooms … only for pooping my boss follows me into the bathroom to talk about work my coworker is setting toilet paper on fire in the bathroom was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager.

2019 88

everything you need to know about being a new employee, and more about the menstrual cup manager

Ask A Manager

I helped Medium put together a guide on being the new person at work. And that manager earlier this week who’s pressuring people to use menstrual cups? I talked to Bustle about the situation.

2019 69

should I stop wearing makeup to fit in at work, unprepared interviewers, and more

Ask A Manager

There are few women, but the few I do work with wear baggy dress pants and sweaters, no makeup, and no hair styling. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Should I stop wearing makeup to fit into my office culture?

2019 65

my junior employee won’t stop sharing his “expertise”

Ask A Manager

If he mainly does this to women (which I mention because it’s a common pattern), explicitly call that out too: “I’ve noticed you largely do this with women, which will reflect poorly on you in any office you’re in in the future.” Or if you really want to put him on the spot: “I’ve noticed you largely do this with women. A reader writes: I run a seven-person government office.

2019 77

how do I not lose hope in a highly competitive field?

Ask A Manager

I have accomplished more than most women my age, and am well known in my field. A reader writes: I’m in a very competitive, very niche academic field. I’m writing because I wonder if you and your readers can tell me how to keep going when I’m losing hope as this roller coaster of a search keeps on rolling. I have been applying for jobs since last year, and I have had one — ONE — interview. A recent rejection informed me that I was one of 322 applicants for a position. This is the norm.

2019 85

can I ask a rejected job candidate on a date?

Ask A Manager

These issues are often more potent when the person being asked out is a woman, because there’s a larger cultural context of women being subjected to unwanted advances at work (as well as being viewed as potential dates rather than colleagues), but they’re still in play when the genders are reversed. A reader writes: My team has been hiring for a position over the past couple of months. During this time, I have served on the interviewing team.

2019 72