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Top Five Tips For Ambitious Female Entrepreneurs

Top Five Tips For Ambitious Female Entrepreneurs

If there is one word that women are embracing more and more these days, it’s “ambitious”. Women have been historically and systematically oppressed over the years but in today’s climate […]

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The Pursuit Of Workplace Gender Equality & The Women Making It Happen

The Pursuit Of Workplace Gender Equality & The Women Making It Happen

There has been a lot of progress made for women in the workforce in germs of gender equality and campaigns to highlight discrimination and inequity in order to force change. […]

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Women Making Significant Inroads In The Food Industry

Women Making Significant Inroads In The Food Industry

Traditionally, the food industry has tended to be male-dominated. This has especially been the case in the world of restaurants. However, there now seems to be more of an appetite […]

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The Rise Of Female Entrepreneurs

The Rise Of Female Entrepreneurs

September’s edition of British Vogue garnered even more attention than usual due to their special guest editor. When we say special, we’re talking royalty – of the celebrity AND monarchy […]

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6 Leadership Lessons Learned From The Road For Working Women

6 Leadership Lessons Learned From The Road For Working Women

Today, there is a plethora of motivation for women in leadership. Some of the most noteworthy names include television personalities Ellen DeGeneres and Oprah Winfrey. These women display empathetic qualities […]

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6 Quick And Free Ways To Supercharge Your Career Prospects

6 Quick And Free Ways To Supercharge Your Career Prospects

According to industry data, the average commuter spends 58 minutes going to and from work each day. Based on a working year of 233 days, (261, minus 28 for statutory […]

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How Sponsorship Is Helping To Empower Women In The Workplace

How Sponsorship Is Helping To Empower Women In The Workplace

Women are being inspired to take action against inequality in business and the workplace. To ensure that progress towards gender equality continues, it is important that working women enlist the […]

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How One Woman Achieved Her Work-Life Balance As A Working Mother In Business

How One Woman Achieved Her Work-Life Balance As A Working Mother In Business

Long gone are the days where women had to choose between having a family and having a career. Many women are now choosing to do both – striving for a […]

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How Women in Business Are Helping Each Other To Succeed

How Women in Business Are Helping Each Other To Succeed

The presence of women in business has increased exponentially in the past two decades. Studies show that in more recent years, the fastest growing group of business owners in the […]

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5 Ways Women Entering The Workforce Can Set Themselves Up For Career Success

5 Ways Women Entering The Workforce Can Set Themselves Up For Career Success

By Tracy Calder for Fairygodboss Mentoring young women professionals is a true passion of mine. By sharing ideas, we can empower one another and continue to learn and grow. While […]

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This Study Reveals How Workplaces Can Be Uniquely Uncomfortable For Women

This Study Reveals How Workplaces Can Be Uniquely Uncomfortable For Women

Employers like company Edit-Proofread have work to do. Especially when it comes to the environments they expect their people to work with. And we’re not just talking about toxic workplace […]

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3 Things That Helped Me When I Quit My Corporate Job (And 2 Things I Should’ve Done)

3 Things That Helped Me When I Quit My Corporate Job (And 2 Things I Should’ve Done)

By Ali Boone for Fairygodboss I’d be lying if I said quitting my corporate job to go out on my own was a walk in the park. Unless, of course, […]

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The Countries Boasting The Highest Percentage Of Female Entrepreneurs

The Countries Boasting The Highest Percentage Of Female Entrepreneurs

Over the last decade, the number of female business owners around the world has increased by 45%, with recent research [1] finding that female-founded digital startups outperform male-founded ones. RS […]

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Diverse STEM Teams ‘Do’ Better Science — Yet Only 30% of Scientists Are Women, Study Finds

Diverse STEM Teams ‘Do’ Better Science — Yet Only 30% of Scientists Are Women, Study Finds

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss It’s no surprise that, regardless of the industry, diversity is good for business. Despite that common knowledge, however, women only make up 30 percent of […]

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What Is The Glass Cliff? 7 Ways Female Business Leaders Can Avoid Falling Off

What Is The Glass Cliff? 7 Ways Female Business Leaders Can Avoid Falling Off

Everyone has likely heard of the proverbial glass ceiling: the barrier that separates the earning potential of men and women. Unfortunately, while enterprising women everywhere seem to be making strides […]