Savings Tips for Women in 2017

Ms. Career Girl

The post Savings Tips for Women in 2017 appeared first on Ms. This is good news for all savers, but especially women. Thanks to their longer life expectancies and the gender income gap , women particularly need to prioritize putting aside money.

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Women Over 50: Consider Starting A Business To Jump Start Your Career

Career Realism

Women Over 50: Consider Starting A Business To Jump Start Your Career. How often have you heard that women over 50 are getting left behind in the job market? It’s just that women over 50 were disproportionately affected.

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Investors fund mostly men, which is fine for women

Penelope Trunk

That’s what it sounds like when anyone suggests that we need to get more women doing startups. If you are worried that women don’t feel capable of doing whatever they want, you can stop worrying. And women take that to the bank by earning more than men in their 20s.

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Women, Career, And The Law: What You Need To Know

Ms. Career Girl

The post Women, Career, And The Law: What You Need To Know appeared first on Ms. Currently, a majority of women believe that gender discrimination is widespread in the workplace. Different interview questions for men and women. Diminished responsibilities for women.

What if Women Pioneered the Work World?

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s post is by, Holland Banks. Had the professional world been pioneered by women rather than men, what would it look like? Male executives will sometimes go to great lengths to offend high positioned women. career women

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Get pregnant at 25 if you want a high-powered career

Penelope Trunk

She wrote a breathtaking article in the Atlantic titled, Why Women Still Can’t Have it All , about stepping down from her State Department job to take care of her two teenaged boys. The best thing older women can do for younger women right now is to tell the truth. Women

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How Weekend Productivity Can Lead to Success

Ms. Career Girl

In typical Millennial fashion, I did spend some time thinking about all the wonderful people and things in my life, but at the same time started stressing about all the things I want to have/do that my bank account won’t allow. My day yesterday was the epitome of a “lazy Sunday.”

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Ask Ms. Career Girl: How do I Transition to a Career I Have no Experience in?

Ms. Career Girl

Now I’m working at a bank in risk management and I hate it. Meeting other happy women who’ve made positive changes in their careers and lives. See if you can transfer to the marketing department of your bank.

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Smart Women Protect Their Money

Ms. Career Girl

When we hear about smart women protecting their money, we often think about the way they protect them from ex-husbands. The truth is that women need to be smarter with their money and one of the ways to be smart is by protecting their money from many areas and situations in their lives.

The best perk of being Diamond level at Hilton

Penelope Trunk

I have in my head that my son has 24 hour flu but I am not good with numbers and I see I am banking on this 24 hours of flu being compressed into nine hours because I have a meeting with Mr. Famous at 1pm. I never see women my age. There are not women in their 40s in corporate America.

Career Question: Should I Take a Sales Job?

Ms. Career Girl

I only stayed at my 1 st job for about 7 months before I took an opportunity in Commercial Banking (a job that really did develop my finance skill set and where I stayed for almost 3 years). career women college Sponsored Posts your first job

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Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

This Women’s History Month. Do you know how many women around the world, and here are home, are still ground down into dust, and made to feel that all that is worthwhile is how big their breasts are? Do you know how many women are born and bred to feel worthless?

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3 Simple Steps for Maintaining Financial Confidence

Ms. Career Girl

Investment banking.” “The Here are a few financial resources geared toward women to get you started: Geneen Roth, a #1 New York Times bestselling author, lost her life savings to the Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme. Featured Goals Money finance financial confidence personal finance women

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Are You Treating Your Twenties Like The Olympics?

Ms. Career Girl

Like that one time you only had $25 in your bank account and you made it last a week and a half. gen y Kovie in Chicago twentysomethings career women quarterlife crisisAre you watching the Olympics? Stupid question. Of course you are. Unless you’re not, you little rebel you.

How To Manage A Relationship When You Make More Money

Ms. Career Girl

You can find the balance between owning your love life and the bank account. Most career women I know have a sincere problem with being dependent (i.e. The post How To Manage A Relationship When You Make More Money appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Five things you can stop worrying about when you worry about getting a job

Penelope Trunk

Think about it: hiring women during WWII meant factories could keep operating, so women got equality at work faster than other places. I am reading Women in Italian Renaissance Art: Gender Representation Identity , by Paola Tinagli.

2013 56

5 Great Places To Work Abroad

Career Realism

Bahrain’s oil-based economy was booming long before any of its Gulf neighbours but recent times have seen much diversification into tourism, heavy industry and banking.

Life is Short–(Don’t) Buy the Shoes

Ms. Career Girl

Your six-year-old-self is inches away from smashing that piggy bank, I know. ”IT’S THE SHOES, MOLLY!” Featured Self balance career career women dreams fashion Goals life self shoes thoughts women

NIKE Sneakerhead Inspired By The Girl Effect

Career Realism

In poor countries, girls are treated as women at a very young age. This allows young women to take charge of their own lives and build families when they’re ready. Sneakerhead: A person who collects limited, rare, OG, or flat out exclusive kicks.

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The Early-Late Debate: When Should You Be Getting Up?

Ms. Career Girl

In October this year, the Daily Mail published a piece on early-rising women who ‘have it all’. These strong, sassy females are ticking all the boxes: a stellar career, a healthy lifestyle and a well-stocked bank account. The post The Early-Late Debate: When Should You Be Getting Up?

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Employment Resources for Military Veterans

Resume Bear

Veterans Job Bank. The Veterans Job Bank connects unemployed veterans to job openings with companies that want to hire them. Hilton Worldwide Announced Hiring Veterans Initiative.

31 Success Tips for Serious Entrepreneurs

Ms. Career Girl

Physical environments affect women more than men, so this is particularly important for the ladies). Go through your bank statements line by line, and look for services you don’t need any more or even charges you may not realize are hitting your accounts every month.

ResumeBear: Politics and What College Graduates Should Care About

Resume Bear

Birth control: Health probably shouldn’t be much of a governmental issue beyond ensuring and encouraging, but policymakers have managed to turn this basic human right into a gladiatorial arena; women in particular must watch on as their bodies are politicized rather than humanized.

From Finance to Bags

Career Shifters

I spent over 18 years in the financial services sector, mainly working within the investment banking industry. I was responsible for ensuring employees had the appropriate technology training on the banking platforms. My customers are of all ages, and include men, women and children.

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Post-Retirement Lady Luck Lets The Money Roll In

Resume Bear

When retirement comes, many women still need or want to generate income to support the household. Many opportunities are available to women today that range from building a home-based consulting business to selling crafts and fashions online.

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How to balance your business and your family

Penelope Trunk

You have this feeling like it’s raining bank statements. Did you know the purpose of kisses is that women can tell how men feel by their kiss?

We Know You Don't Mean to Discriminate - But Are You Biased Underneath the Hood?

HR Capitalist

Here's more on the concept of testing unintentional bias (also known as implicit bias) from UVA professor Erika James over at the Washington Post: " The big idea: Invest Co, a leading investment bank with operations worldwide, was concerned that it might be losing ground in the war for talent.

3 Grooming Faux Pas Your Interviewer Won’t Tell You

Career Realism

Men and women have different faux pas when it comes to wardrobe. While most of my clients apply to work in conservative environments like law firms, investment banks, and corporations, the hygiene and grooming faux pas discussed here are important to avoid in any work environment.

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20 Must Read Career Blogs for the Young Job Seeker ResumeBear makes the List

Resume Bear

Career Girl in November 2008 as a “passion project” to build community among ambitious young professional women. She has gone from Big Bank to Startup Bliss to Self-Employed. The Daily Muse is a rapidly growing community of women (and dudes!) Her specialties include workplace issues, the small business and entrepreneurial world, social networking, retail, autos, women’s issues and leadership, including interviews with some of the biggest names in Corporate America.

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manager asked about religion, new job was a scam, and more

Ask A Manager

Seeing them spending a lot of time together talking quietly isn’t a damning sign of an affair, and it’s the sort of thing that probably wouldn’t raise eyebrows at all if they were both men or both women. While the check was going through the processes of being checked by my bank, he kept bugging me about it even though I told him I would let him know when it was available. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Manager asked about religion when I asked to take a day off.

Let’s Talk About Drag Queens at Work


It’s also good for your organization to employ international workers, both men and women, those of different faiths and of different ages, ranging from Millennials to Seniors.

Gates, Buffett, Kevin Rose and Pete Cashmore: Entrepreneurs Speak

Resume Bear

13, 2006: This distinguished Nobel Peace Prize recipient pioneered the use of microcredits through the Grameen Bank, which he established in his native Bangladesh in 1983; many for-profit and nonprofit ventures these days utilize the same concept when investing in underprivileged regions.

What you think about after you think about if you should give up career for kids

Penelope Trunk

And I messed up my bank account. Millennial women understand they will be leaning out in order to take care of kids. I think I spent the last decade deciding if it’s okay to give up my career for my kids. I am not splitting hairs any more.

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how to put together a professional wardrobe without blowing your budget

Ask A Manager

And now a word from a sponsor… If you want to assemble a professional wardrobe but you’re on a budget – or you just really like shopping and don’t want to blow your bank account whenever you do it – you need to know about thredUP. .

How to Turn an Awesome Idea into a Business

Ms. Career Girl

Whatever your idea is, you’re banking on a change in the way people do something, or what they wear or eat or what they choose to drink, and that takes time. Women’s intuition is a powerful tool. The post How to Turn an Awesome Idea into a Business appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

2017 21

Work Style: Dress for Success

Ms. Career Girl

Clothes that work well in a creative atmosphere, like an advertising agency creative team, will give a far different impression in the conservative banking industry. Find tips and ideas on online sites or in books , or by studying the women around you.

2017 11

What’s Your Stuff?

Ms. Career Girl

My landlord, RCN, US bank, and Discover, believe it or not, are not the most understanding entities. Kovie in Chicago quarterlife crisis twentysomethings career women gen y life post college the post grad life twenty somethingsWhat’s your stuff?

How to Find the 7-Year-Old Version of Yourself

Ms. Career Girl

As I was reading the article I couldn’t help but wonder how Brit so effortlessly let go of an old version of herself, her investment banking self, to become who she is today. Watch it and you’ll see that her investment banking self was never her “real” self.

The secret for keeping a New Year’s resolution: KPIs

Penelope Trunk

Then I’d have to point them to High-Income Women Get More Oral Sex , and soon I’d have a site full of people looking for porn. (Or So here are my KPIs: Number of days in the month that I have money in the bank. Each of us is only as effective as the questions we ask.

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How to Get Out of the Unemployment Line, Risk To Succeed!

Resume Bear

To be “Hungry” and “Foolish”: Most men and women – young and old, have a wanting to achieve, to master, to improve. There are many types of great men and women – some we respect and admire, and some we revere and emulate.