Startup Tips are for Women Too!

Ms. Career Girl

The post Startup Tips are for Women Too! Ladies, the number of women-owned business in the US has grown to over 9.1 million people, according to the National Association of Women Business Owners. The post Startup Tips are for Women Too!

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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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6 Tips For Working Women With Families

Career Realism

6 Tips For Working Women With Families. Working women with families: Are you getting what you deserve at work? She reported winning several awards a year, but not being promoted because she has special needs children. Women struggle with work and family issues, especially.

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10 Ways Tech Companies Can Recruit and Retain Women #TechTuesday

The Undercover Recruiter

Women in technology — or the lack thereof — is a tricky subject, and one that isn’t easy to resolve. Reports of bias, unequal pay, and limited opportunities abound. 10 Ways Tech Companies Can Recruit and Retain Women #TechTuesday.

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.

Jobs that give Women the Most Earning Potential

Resume Bear

In the past 30 years, the wage gap between men and women has narrowed considerably. In 1979, the year the Bureau of Labor Statistics began tracking salary information by gender, women earned just 62 percent of what men did. Women now earn an average of 81.6

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Survey: Online Harassment Happens To Men and Women Equally

Evil HR Lady

The Center for Innovative Public Health Research just came out with a new report: Online Harassment, Digital Abuse and Cyberstalking in America. 17 percent have experienced a denial of access attack, through things such as “sending a very large number of unwanted messages, rendering the account unusable; misuse of reporting tools, sot hat the person is blocked from using a platform; and technical attacks.”

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Women should not bother negotiating salary

Penelope Trunk

In a survey of graduating professional students, Linda Babcock, of Carnegie Mellon University, found that only seven per cent of women attempted to negotiate their initial offers, while fifty-seven per cent of the men did so. Women are often penalized for negotiating.

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What Women Want from Employers

Resume Bear

Thus, it’s not surprising that a newly released study today by Randstad US shows that flexibility and adaptability are two top skills women need to succeed in the workplace. Women are taking on leadership roles and advancing to the top levels of organizations faster than ever before.

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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. Shepard, that can help women advance in the workplace.

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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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Fake Job Post: Bill Starway Wants Your Credit Report - Jobacle.com.

Jobacle

With work suits for men and women, as well as work shirts , knitwear, and work ties and scarves , we’ve got corporate clothing covered. However, before I am able to schedule a formal meeting, my company will require that you acquire a recent (past 14-21 business days) credit report.

20 Careers Where Women Outnumber Men | CareerSolvers

Career Solvers

Home About Us How It Works FAQs Contact Resources Request a Proposal Thursday, March 10th, 2011 20 Careers Where Women Outnumber Men I know that Tuesday was International Working Women’s Day, but since I think we should celebrate working women (and men!)

Men vs. Women: Who is More Competitive at Work?

Careers Done Write

During my career, I have reported to, worked with, supervised, and competed with both men and women. Having experienced the full spectrum of personality types, I have encountered extremely competitive men and women. Is that an indication of women being less competitive than men?

Judgment Should Always Factor Into Decisions Related to Direct Reports (Anthony Weiner Edition).

HR Capitalist

It's about the baggage you assume when you believe in talented direct reports or candidates, but they have people who are freak shows in their lives. Be loyal with your direct reports, but when judgment and reality moves past a certain threshold, be prepared to move on.

10 Things That Haven’t Changed For Women In The Business World

Career Realism

When we look closely at women in the business world, however, we may not have come as far as we think. Sure, women have made great strides in the corporate climate, but it appears we still do have a long way to go. Related: 7 Ways Women Can Achieve Happiness & Satisfaction In Their Careers. Here are ten things that have not changed all that much for working women. That’s great, but women are still expected to be in charge and delegate household responsibilities.

Why Is Makeup So Important For Professional Women?

Professional Resume Services

Here we report that aspects of facial contrast–the contrast between facial features and the surrounding skin–decreased with age in a large sample of adult Caucasian females. However, not all women want to fuss with makeup in the morning– and I get that.

100 Women’s Voices In Business

Executive Career Brand

100 Women’s Voices In Business is a post from: Executive Career Brand. March 8th was the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, first celebrated in Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland. In tribute, Krishna De ( @KrishnaDe on Twitter), a fellow Reach Personal Branding Strategist, has compiled a free Slideshare report, 100 Voices in Business. Executive Career Management Twitter Work-Life Balance women entrepreneurs women executives

Women Receive More Pay Raises, But Men Get More Money

Resume Bear

A new Pay Raise Index, launched today by social HR pioneer, TribeHR, reveals that women received more pay raises than men during the first nine months of 2012, but men earned larger pay raises. percent of women received raises while only 6.2

Women in Leadership

Position Ignition

Since attending the FT Women at The Top conference in November 2010, I ( Angi Silverston ) have been actively developing and working with individuals and businesses to recognise the lack of females in senior positions and support them in furthering their careers. There have been some increasingly positive initiatives since Lord Davies’ report, the most notable being the initiation of the 30% Club.

Women in the Workforce; Key to Economic Recovery

Blogging4jobs

Recent reports show that the economy and US job market continue to slowly improve, with employers hiring at a steady pace in April. 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.

10 Steps to Ensure Safe Volunteering Abroad for Women

Ms. Career Girl

The post 10 Steps to Ensure Safe Volunteering Abroad for Women appeared first on Ms. Traveling for volunteer work has grown in popularity in the last few years, and many women are getting into the spirit of travel and charity. Report to your volunteer organization at all times.

DUDE VIEWS: On The Facebook/Apple Benefit of Covering Cost for Women to Freeze Eggs.

HR Capitalist

A guy to come in and analyze the recently decision by Facebook and Apple to cover the cost of women freezing their eggs. . You live it, but I report it. . It''s tough to recruit in the tech industry overall and both Apple and Facebook have trouble finding enough women candidates.

7 Top Self Defense Tips For Women

Ms. Career Girl

The post 7 Top Self Defense Tips For Women appeared first on Ms. Over 600 women are victims of rape every single day in the United States, and this accounts only for the actual reported rapes, the real number definitely being substantially higher. Self Defense Tips For Women.

Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience

Ms. Career Girl

According to data from the American Institute for Foreign Study , over 90 percent of people who studied abroad reported the experience had an impact on their understanding of another culture. The post Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Women in Iceland Left Work Early to Protest the Pay Gap

Blogging4jobs

Last week women in Reykjavik, Iceland left work two hours and twenty-two minutes early to protest the country’s 30% unadjusted pay gap. Women in Iceland come together to fight for equality, shouting OUT #kvennafrí #womensrights pic.twitter.com/vTPFwfSoVk.

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Is High-Tech Leaving Women Behind?

Resume to Referral

The question is: are women coming along for the ride? Department of Labor has reported that while high-tech jobs over the past decade have seen considerable growth, the gender disparity has remained higher than in the With personal computers, cell phones, Blackberry’s and iPods, it seems there’s no stopping the world from going high-tech. The U.S.

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How Women Can Negotiate a Salary That Isn’t Half What Their Male Predecessor Earned

Career Solvers

Recent reports regarding GM CEO Mary Barra’s salary suggested she was earning half what her male predecessor, Dan Akerson earned. The mechanics of the negotiation are the same for men and women, but the strategies often vary between the two sexes.

Women and Retirement: The good, the bad, and the solutions

Ms. Career Girl

The post Women and Retirement: The good, the bad, and the solutions appeared first on Ms. Research indicates that women are still living longer than men. With some planning and preparation, women can enjoy this advantage and retire in style.

Is This Woman the Victim of Pay Discrimination? We Report, You Decide.

HR Capitalist

I'm a believer that women deserve equal pay for equal work/performance. In her view, she kept falling in the traps that she says many women fall into as they attempt to navigate through the workplace.

STEM Education for Girls Is Good for the Economy

Blogging4jobs

The importance of educating women and girls in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math) was made apparent by a study just published by The World Economic Forum (WEF). It is not good news for women. HR diversity education for girls hiring STEM women in tech

who can managers talk to, my boss only gives gifts to women, and more

Ask A Manager

All the management advice out there seems to be saying “Keep everything confidential” and of course there’s no way that discussing a lot of management issues with their direct reports is appropriate, but who is left? My boss only gives gifs to women. who can managers talk to, my boss only gives gifts to women, and more was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Who can managers talk to?

Dave Goldberg cause of death? I think it’s suicide

Penelope Trunk

It is completely standard in journalism to report the cause of death when the announcement is made. If there were suspicion of murder, there would be a police report. That book tells women that they should have a career like Sheryl’s. Women

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Salary Negotiation: Are There Differences Between Men and Women?

Career Solvers

The mechanics of the negotiation are the same for men and women, but the strategies often vary between the two sexes. Women tend to value relationships over outcomes and are willing to compromise in an effort to keep the relationship intact.

my coworkers deleted my part of a report

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I work alongside two other women in my department (Rachel and Monica) and report to the department director. But recently, the director (my boss) asked for a report on the department’s annual activities. I included it in my portion of the report that I forwarded to Rachel, like I have previously, assuming it would be added in its entirety. Well, lo and behold, it wasn’t in the final report, and I couldn’t edit the document myself.

The politics of ‘nice’ – are you too friendly at work?

Ms. Career Girl

In a US election process that stumped even the most apathetic on onlookers, one moment in particular stood out for career women across the western world. But women have, for most of known history, been particularly subject to ‘nice’-policing.

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Blueprint for a Woman's Life

Penelope Trunk

And I realized one day, while I had a particularly long car ride, that I am actually feeling like I know what women should be doing with their adult life. So, it makes sense that after getting to age 45 I am ready to tell all women how to live their adult life. Women

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Is Your Credit Score Hurting Your Job Search? - Jobacle.com BLOG.

Jobacle

With work suits for men and women, as well as work shirts , knitwear, and work ties and scarves , we’ve got corporate clothing covered. In addition to making sure your resume is in order, you may want to take a look at your credit score and your credit reports.

March Madness sheds light on the real workplace revolution

Penelope Trunk

The wage gap, of course, is the gap between men and women. But we talk about the wage gap between men and women like it is some Escher puzzle that we can solve through infinite stories in the media. The New York Times reports that women work more hours at the office than men do.

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I Don't Want to Be the Office Party Planner

Careers Done Write

I report to the VP and when I pushed back on the recent request, he said, “Just ask Jan (my assistant) to do all the work, and you can plan it.” Ask Deb Workplace working women

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