12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading

Ms. Career Girl

The post 12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading appeared first on Ms. I imagine that someday in the not-too-distant future, traditional books will have met their demise. Sure, it’s nice to be able to carry dozens of books in something the size of a note pad.

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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. Bursting with color while also not forgetting basics, Minnie Rose’s collections are ideal for any women’s wardrobe.

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Career Lessons from 2016’s Most Inspiring Women

Ms. Career Girl

The post Career Lessons from 2016’s Most Inspiring Women appeared first on Ms. Let’s be honest, 2016 hasn’t been the best year for women. Unfortunately, in an industry as whitewashed as fashion, that means she struggles to book jobs.

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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. In the first quarter of 2017, I’ve seen quite a number of newly published books. Why Women by Jeffery Tobias Halter. Guerra True Fit by Jim Beqaj Why Women by Jeffery Tobias Halte

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5 Little Books With Big Messages You Don’t Want To Miss

Ms. Career Girl

Here’s five deceptively little books with big messages you don’t want to miss. This little book won’t end up on your bookshelf – it’ll end up in your purse as a go-to resource to remind you how awesome you, the people around you, and life really are.

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7 Books Every Feminist Is Reading This Fall 

Ms. Career Girl

A collection of science fiction, fantasy and horror stories, Her Body and Other Parties breaks genre rules, bringing light to the realities of women’s lives and the violence inflicted on their bodies. Women Within by Anne Leigh Parrish. Book Club News fall reading list

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Reasons Behind the Rising Number of Women Volunteers

Ms. Career Girl

The post Reasons Behind the Rising Number of Women Volunteers appeared first on Ms. A study shows that there is a growing interest in volunteering, with women taking the lead. Women are supposed to have better communication skills and emotional intelligence than men.

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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?

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.

Life and Jobs Matter for Women Ex-Offenders

Competitive Resumes

This week, Donna Rojas shares the significance of life and career training to women ex-offenders. How gender responses and differences are considered makes a difference in preparing women and men for transition.

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5 Work Wardrobe Essentials For Women

Career Realism

This classic skirt is definitely a key item in my book. Personally, I prefer slim and cropped, but some women look better in flared trousers. The post 5 Work Wardrobe Essentials For Women appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

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7 things you don’t know about women and work

Penelope Trunk

One of the earliest pieces of advice I got when I started getting paid to write was to not write about women. magazine, and every time I wrote about women my editor deleted the section. And they fired me because the stuff I wrote geared toward women was off-topic. Women

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4 Ways Women Talk Differently In The Workplace (& What Men Could Learn From Us)

Ms. Career Girl

The post 4 Ways Women Talk Differently In The Workplace (& What Men Could Learn From Us) appeared first on Ms. Of all the tired clichés, “Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus” may be one of the worst. Women are politer, men are more assertive. Do women use more questions?

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The science behind high-powered women leaving their careers

Penelope Trunk

He sent me this book to read, which I couldn’t read, but I liked having it on my shelf.) What’s interesting to me is that when women have a big career, they are less likely to say they plan to give it up when they have kids. Women

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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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Tips for Young Women in the Workforce

Resume Bear

There has been a lot of buzz lately about women in the workplace, caused to a large degree by Sheryl Sandberg’s recent book Lean In , which encourages women to “lean in” to their ambitions and to speak up so their voices are heard. Learn about the struggles of women in the past.

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Marissa Mayer becomes CEO of Yahoo, and proves women cannot have it all

Penelope Trunk

My reaction: I’m so sick of people saying that women like Marissa Mayer are trailblazers when they take on huge corporate responsibility instead of taking care of young kids at home. It scares the women who don’t have kids. Why does Mayer fight for all women? Women

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Three cheers for women who say they don’t want to work. At least they’re honest.

Penelope Trunk

” That is how I feel about women watching other women run their lives. Most women want to be taken care of. Except for one thing: divorce law protects women today. But now women are guaranteed money to raise the kids, whether the guy stays or not. Women

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Lean In or Lean Out: Women Are Damned Either Way

Blogging4jobs

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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Top Hobbies for Women Professionals

Ms. Career Girl

The post Top Hobbies for Women Professionals appeared first on Ms. link] Gardening From actress Julia Roberts to lifestyle guru Martha Stewart , lots of working women have embraced the feel of dirt under their nails as they nurture flowers into bloom.

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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Free Book: “Get Job Leads Fast Using Twitter” | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « 8 Tips to Whip Your Career Into Shape in 2010 Keeping Your Skills Up to Date While on Parental Leave » Free Book: “Get Job Leads Fast Using Twitter&# Want a free copy of Get Job Leads Fast Using Twitter ?

Nice girls *still* don’t get the corner office (book giveaway)

Mildred Talabi

Around this time last year, I was invited to Southbank Centre’s annual ‘WOW’ festival as a panellist for the very interesting discussion topic of “Nice girls don’t get the corner office”, based on the book by bestselling author, Dr. Lois Frankel.

Nice girls *still* don’t get the corner office (book giveaway)

Mildred Talabi

Around this time last year, I was invited to Southbank Centre’s annual ‘WOW’ festival as a panellist for the very interesting discussion topic of “Nice girls don’t get the corner office”, based on the book by bestselling author, Dr. Lois Frankel.

Read & Grow: 10 life-changing books [PODCAST – EP2]

Mildred Talabi

This second episode of The Science of Successful Job Hunting podcast series is all about personal development – specifically, how reading books can help you grow. My Pinterest page with my “one book a month” reading list boards. The 10 books.

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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.

Solving Wage Disparity by Empowering Women to Negotiate

Blogging4jobs

The President held a news conference commemorating the event but in his speech he made the point that women still earn less than do men. It is well known in both HR literature and in the popular press that women earn less than men. See DO WOMEN AVOID SALARY NEGOTIATIONS?

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7 Vacation Tips for Women Who Travel a Lot on Business

Ms. Career Girl

The post 7 Vacation Tips for Women Who Travel a Lot on Business appeared first on Ms. When you travel a lot for work, you already know the travel tips and tricks for getting the best flight, booking a cheap hotel and so on.

7 Ways to Earn More Respect and Influence as a Young Professional Woman

Ms. Career Girl

During my first year out of college, I worked in a legal organization that assists men and women from all over the world. Many of the clients are men from countries where women aren’t highly valued, let alone taken seriously or even allowed in professional atmospheres.

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March Book Club: Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office

Ms. Career Girl

I read Dr. Lois Frankel’s book, Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office , in 2010 thanks to a comment left on a blog post I wrote about common female prejudices at work. Career Girl Book Club. Women have the total OPPOSITE problem!). Book Club Self What's New

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Careers Book Review: Heels of Steel - Surviving and Thriving in the Corporate World

Position Ignition

There is no doubt that Vanessa is incredibly well connected and she is responsible for changing the face of careers for many women in the City of London but her book is also packed full of useful tips. Book Reviews

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why do interviewers ask about your favorite books or movies?

Ask A Manager

Things were going fairly well until my interviewer asked me for my favorite book and favorite movie. I completely blanked and took way too long to answer, and I’m not even sure what I said for them (I think I said Little Women for the book). And for books, I’d go with “I’m currently reading and I just finished ” or “I tend to read a lot of (fill in genre here) and recently finished _.”

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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

Blogging4jobs

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

Blogging4jobs

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?

Follow Me! Creating a Personal Brand with Twitter: ResumeBear Chapter 13

Resume Bear

She is listed among “ Twitter’s Top 75 Badass Women ” by Bit Rebels and is one of Social Media Marketing Magazine’s “ Top 5 Marketing Book Authors ” on Twitter. Buy the Book: Follow Me! Pre-Order Your Copy Today! Follow Me!

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

Blogging4jobs

” 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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If You See Yourself As A Leader, These Are For You

Ms. Career Girl

It’s in the form of two new books from authors with real-world experience and a history of getting it right. In a world full of fakes and impostures, this book shows you how to get real and get it right. Women Make Great Leaders by Jill Griffin.

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