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.

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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 231

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 217

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 145

What Working Women Should Know About Disability Benefits

Ms. Career Girl

Women have taken major strides in a workforce once dominated by men. As women continue to climb the obstacles to equal pay and C-suite leadership roles, another potential barrier they cannot afford to overlook is the possibility that they will experience a life-altering disability.

2019 179

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 238

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.

2019 205

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 153

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 267

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 135

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 159

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 127

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 211

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 167

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

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 148

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 231

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 235

How to Become a Life Coach

Ms. Career Girl

Perhaps you already know you want to help women specifically, or you are passionate about careers and want to help others build theirs.

2019 145

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 124

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 233

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 232

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).

2019 150

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 189

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 230

The Surprising Advantages of Seeing a Chiropractor

Ms. Career Girl

But women’s bodies differ from men’s in ways that having a woman’s insights can help ensure you get the most out of your visits. A few years ago, I was moving to a new home and doing way more lifting and bending than I was used to.

2019 158

Transitioning Your Career – How I Went From Jazz Artist to Writer

Ms. Career Girl

And if no one is inviting you then you organize a meet-up with the neighborhood girls, women you work with or reconnect with an old friend for lunch. Pay attention to your yearnings. When I was about to turn forty I started thinking about what I wanted to do with the rest of my life.

2019 205

The Truth About Working For A Charity

Ms. Career Girl

Having always been a strong feminist and supporter of women’s rights, Anne found herself drawn towards organizations working in what she calls the ‘gender space.’ Many people want to work for a charity.

2019 201

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 164

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 165

Moving Overseas For Your Spouse’s Job? The Most Important Thing You Will Pack is Patience

Ms. Career Girl

I joined a committee focusing on women’s leadership in the business world. I didn’t know what it would entail, nor had I met the women involved. She was named International Woman of the Year by FEDEPE, the leading organization for Spanish women executives and directors.

2019 159

Need Resilience? Take a Lesson From Scarlett O’Hara

Ms. Career Girl

Her society gives women no power beyond looks and charm, but that doesn’t stop her. Resilience and You.

2019 158

The Unsung Hero – Is YOU.

Ms. Career Girl

A few things are certain: we need to lift each other up, we need to support each other, we need to be kind to one another, we need to empower women. It’s important to recognize women, support women, and empower women.

2019 179

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

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 179

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 189

Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

She is credited with freeing women from the constraints of staid fashion. 2019 Alan L. “Fashion is made to become unfashionable.” ” – Coco Chanel. Coco Chanel was the legendary orphanage-raised French fashion designer who founded the iconic Chanel brand.

2019 130

5 Ways To Stop Fueling The Fires of Judgement

Ms. Career Girl

A committed advocate for women’s empowerment, she offers individual consultations and classes around the world, empowering people to think out of the box and follow their dreams.

2019 163

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 203

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 185

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 158

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.

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