Side Hustle Gold: 4 Inspiring Women's Stories

Ms. Career Girl

The post Side Hustle Gold: 4 Inspiring Women's Stories appeared first on Ms. At Ms Career Girl, we hear about lots of women who have not only survived but thrived. She grew her kombucha company from her apartment into a national brand in just three years.

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Giving Women The Courage to Negotiate Salary

Competitive Resumes

I am happy to continue this dialogue on the gender pay gap to empower women to be informed and inspired to seek better compensation. I encourage both men and women to listen to this episode to universally make the most out of your career trajectory. Women are likely not to.

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Survive and Thrive: 5 Must-Read New Books For Career Success

Ms. Career Girl

The post Survive and Thrive: 5 Must-Read New Books For Career Success appeared first on Ms. Or you may find greater satisfaction in any of the other parts of your company. In the first quarter of 2017, I’ve seen quite a number of newly published books.

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Maximising Your Instagram Reach: The Women Using Social Media To Forward Their Careers

Ms. Career Girl

Here are some of the tech-savvy women using Instagram to further their own careers, as well as promoting a host of positive and inspiring messages. The Leader Empowering Other Women. Her book, Option B, charts a journey of progress and positivity after the death of her husband.

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Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Women, Pt 1

Hiring Technical People

In the blogosphere and in the press, there is an increasing notice about the lack of women in technical fields and management positions. Here is some data: Why women leave tech: what the research says by Sue Gardner. You are sure you can’t find any women?

Lean In or Lean Out: Women Are Damned Either Way


A lot of movement has occurred in the last few years to bring greater equality to the workplace for women, but we are still far from an equal environment. Still pressured to not “make waves”, even at events to foster more women in tech, they are encouraged to hold back.

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What if Women Pioneered the Work World?

Ms. Career Girl

Had the professional world been pioneered by women rather than men, what would it look like? For women, at times everything seems to be a battle against the self, a constant learning or adjusting process and most notably a push and pull between the personal and professional responsibilities.

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How 5 Women Found Success Their Own Way

Ms. Career Girl

The post How 5 Women Found Success Their Own Way appeared first on Ms. Women have worked hard for workplace equality, with some taking their fates into their own hands by following their own dreams. Louisa May Alcott is best known for her book Little Women, which was published in 1868.

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Working Women Need Wives

Career Solvers

Women now make up at least half of the American workforce. And based on a research study from the Pew Research Center, one out of five married women are more educated and earn more money than their husbands.

Should Feminists Avoid These 4 Companies?

Ms. Career Girl

The post Should Feminists Avoid These 4 Companies? Recent allegations from Susan Fowler, a former site reliability engineer at the company, assert that both the Uber management and HR department subjected her and her female colleagues to appalling sexual discrimination.

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How to Dress the Part and Win at Work

Ms. Career Girl

This applies to both men and women, but let’s be honest: women are held to even stricter standards. In male-dominated industries, women must be even more cognizant of how they present themselves. For women in the business world, overdressing is always your best bet.

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Women in the Workforce; Key to Economic Recovery


His opinion, “Women are a major reason we will do so well.” So he’s confident the country will prosper as more women excel in the workforce. The number of women supporting families is increasing- approximately 41% of mothers are primary breadwinners.

Lean In and Advance Women in the Workplace


Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer of Facebook, hopes to that her new book, “Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead” will create a global discussion and movement on gender issues in the workplace. Women in Business Leadership. Work Life Balance or Work Life Integration?

Social Business: Developing Your Company to Better Interface with Consumers

Ms. Career Girl

The post Social Business: Developing Your Company to Better Interface with Consumers appeared first on Ms. Richard Hayne, CEO of Urban Outfitters, refused to speak to the sister of one of the women killed at Kent State after she came across the sweatshirt on the company’s website.

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New Study Shows that Leaning Into Negotiations Doesn’t Always Work for Women


” They wanted to know how and when leaning in might benefit women – and when it might not. It’s not that the women in their study negotiated poorly but more that they were perceived to be “too aggressive.” Last week Christine L.

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The New Career Girl: Gen Y Women Redefine Success

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Blog Directory Contact Subscribe The New Career Girl: Gen Y Women Redefine Success by Nicole Crimaldi on April 27, 2010 Two weeks ago I asked you what your 10 year vision looked like. Thanks for sharing, and best of luck on your book!

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Does Gender Determine Workplace Strengths?

Water Cooler Wisdom

I recently enjoyed reading Marcus Buckingham’s book, Find Your Strongest Life.    The book explores some of the innate differences men and women experience working in the business world.

The 6 strategies to success recommended by all bestsellers

Ms. Career Girl

There are thousands of books out there about how to be successful and achieve everything you want in life. Regardless of what you want to achieve, there are a few strategies that every single book about how to be successful tells you to adopt.

6 Ways to Advance Gender Equality in the C-Suite


Despite research showing that professional women have the same leadership aspirations as men and plenty of evidence that companies with female CEOs outperform those led by men, only five percent of S&P 500 companies’ CEO slots are, in fact, filled by women.

book review, other people's families, and mango sticky - — Ask a.

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager book review, other people’s families, and mango sticky rice April 5, 2011 There’s a very nice review of my e-book over at YouShouldOnlyKnow , a blog I have long adored, run by Erica Manney. the e-book is coming.

What type of woman who should freeze her eggs?

Penelope Trunk

Apple and Facebook announced that the companies will pay for female employees to freeze their eggs. It’s a great company policy. Another thing this new policy does is it gives women more reproductive choices. Women

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

Ms. Career Girl

I’m reading great books about entrepreneurs and feel inspired but I’m also starting to feel hopeless. Meeting other happy women who’ve made positive changes in their careers and lives. Read books about, by and for entrepreneurs.

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Why Soft Skills are Essential to Career Success

Ms. Career Girl

Confidence and Communication Skills - I was book smart and had great ideas on projects, but sometimes I was afraid to speak up when there were senior people in the room. career career women gen y office politics women in business your first job

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Resumebear: Job Hunting While Still Employed? Keep it Private

Resume Bear

“Make sure that you have a fully fleshed-out LinkedIn profile that promotes both you and your company,” Cohen says. “They offer you the opportunity to circulate professionally on behalf of your company and yourself.”

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Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Why men should give women flowers Posted to: Learn to take advice | Office Politics October 28th, 2009 Women like receiving flowers. Men know that women in general like flowers, but men also believe that women they know personally do not like flowers. The women they know are the exception to the rule. women? Is this your first time here?

John F. Kennedy and the job search

Resume Bear

If you substitute the word “company” or “organization” for the word “country” you’ll likely see what I mean. Or, to use the classic example, “women don’t buy shoes…they buy style, fashion sense, comfort, elegance.” Or, to restate Kennedy, “What can you do for your company?”.

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4 Tips To Start a Business From a Woman Who Knows

Ms. Career Girl

I sell information, sure, my company develops content, and it is good content. The stethoscope is to check my pulse after I’m done reading all these books. Featured Real Career Girls Work career advice career women entrepreneurship gen y personal branding twentysomethings

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Are You Prepared for an Unexpected Job Offer?

Ms. Career Girl

You get a call from another company, recruiter, or VP at your current company because “There is a new position and you would be PERFECT!” Create a BRAG book. You don’t need fancy awards or titles to create a brag book.

Headline Bloopers That Probably Got Someone Fired

Resume Bear

The story discusses a governor who was stepping down after being caught on film in the company of three women. Acting Jobs Career Book Authors Featured Articles Job Market Jobs News Why ResumeBear?

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Top 10 Business Clothing Mistakes

Resume Bear

When in doubt, both men and women should take their clothes to a tailor for a professional fitting. People tell me that they don’t know where to look when conversing with women dressed this way. This applies to both men and women.

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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. The Daily Muse is a rapidly growing community of women (and dudes!) Whether you’re an entrepreneur, work for a Fortune 500 company, or dream about changing the world, we believe in being passionate about doing great things, at work and in life.”. Everyday they will introduce you to an awesome new company or non-profit.

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How to Behave Like a Lady in a Man’s World of Business

Ms. Career Girl

But despite that, there’s still an age-old stereotype to overcome, and while more and more inspiring women are leading companies into the 21 st century, there’s still a gender (and income) disparity. Women in business. Women as leaders.

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Women Are Breaking the Mold with Non-Traditional Jobs

Career Rocketeer

Women are taking on new, challenging job roles like never before. In fact, some of the world’s more powerful women don’t exactly have traditional jobs. Department of Labor defines the non-traditional job as positions where women make up less than 25 percent of the workforce.

Dating in 2015: Is It Time To Raise The Bar?

Ms. Career Girl

But I learned that this meant my partner would hit on other women and drink to excess. Prince Charming: Look for parallel conviction and mastery of something in the company you keep. Read a book and discuss it with friends (aka Boost Your Life With Book Club ).

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LinkedIn: Busting 8 Damaging Myths About What It Can Do For Your Career

Resume Bear

You can find people who work at companies posting jobs, check them out, and ask their help to introduce you. As a top media source on women’s career issues and trends, she has appeared in more than 100 leading newspapers and magazines and on national radio and television.

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How to date when you have a big job

Penelope Trunk

The clients for Melissa’s company are all CEOs, and once a month one of them wants to fund her company to grow it big: A recruiting revolution! She hired another person in her company to take half her workload so she can focus on dating. “What books?”

6 Exciting Careers for Women Who Love Communications

Ms. Career Girl

The post 6 Exciting Careers for Women Who Love Communications appeared first on Ms. If you know you’d like to get into communications, but you’re unsure about the best career path, check out these six opportunities for women who excel at communications.

my company does secret performance reviews we're not allowed to see

Ask A Manager

About Me Contact Books Reviews Ask a Manager my company does secret performance reviews that we’re not allowed to see March 21, 2011 A reader writes: My current employer performs secret yearly reviews for the 85 employees at our main location. Also, this company is really weird.

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. We each have to look at our own “Foolishness Meter” and empower it so we can move our careers and companies forward again.

Closing the Gender Pay Gap

Competitive Resumes

This show is packed with practical and powerful advice to help women to level the salary playing field. here are a few highlights from our discussion: Payscale’s latest study shows that women are make 74 to 78 cents on the dollar compared to men. Women should not offer salary history.

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