Post Tagged with: "gender bias"

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Bias Against Women In The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Field

Bias Against Women In The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Field

By Dr. Jaclyn Tomsic If there’s one thing that female surgeons know, regardless of their specialty, it is this: sexism in the surgical field is common, consequential and can affect […]

Working Women

“Guru”, “Genius”, “Champion” – The Weird Job Titles That Put Women Off From Applying

“Guru”, “Genius”, “Champion” – The Weird Job Titles That Put Women Off From Applying

Out with the old, and in with the new. This seems to be the general direction of many companies, entrepreneurs and startups. Specifically, we’re talking about the way certain job […]

Boys We Like, Family Life

This Dad’s Viral Rant About The Lack Of Baby-Changing Stations Is Everything

This Dad’s Viral Rant About The Lack Of Baby-Changing Stations Is Everything

By Annamarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Chris Mau went viral when he posted a Facebook status about having to change his daughter on dirty bathroom floors on Facebook due to a lack of baby-changing stations in men’s […]

Working Women

Six Ways To Convey Your Preferred Gender Pronoun On Job Applications

Six Ways To Convey Your Preferred Gender Pronoun On Job Applications

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Gender is a non-binary spectrum, which means that none of us should be relegated to just “male” or “female.” Many of us choose to identify […]

Working Women

Should Women/Girls In STEM Gender Equality Initiatives Be Addressing Sexual Harassment Issues?

Should Women/Girls In STEM Gender Equality Initiatives Be Addressing Sexual Harassment Issues?

How do we engage more girls and women in the STEM world? It is a question, and a topic, we have covered multiple times on our site, along with promoting […]

Contributors

3 Subtle Signs Of Sexism In The Workplace And 3 Effective Ways To Combat Them

3 Subtle Signs Of Sexism In The Workplace And 3 Effective Ways To Combat Them

By Liz Greene While we’ve certainly come a long way in the past century, the majority of offices are still hotbeds of sexism. There’s still a sizable pay gap, parental […]

Boys We Like

Every Movie Featured In Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival Was Directed By A Woman

Every Movie Featured In Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival Was Directed By A Woman

Status quo, meet your match: Michael Moore. The award winning filmmaker and his Traverse City Film Festival which just took place form July 26-31, just did something that no other […]

Family Life, Interviews

This Book Series Is Inspiring Girls To Be Rebels & Badasses Instead Of Princesses Or Beauty Queens

This Book Series Is Inspiring Girls To Be Rebels & Badasses Instead Of Princesses Or Beauty Queens

By now you are probably familiar with our view on the Disney Princess phenomenon. With multiple articles posted on our site about how the notion of aspiring to marriage and […]

Working Women

‘Women Also Know Stuff’ –  A Site Created To Prevent Bias Against Female Poli-Sci Academics

‘Women Also Know Stuff’ – A Site Created To Prevent Bias Against Female Poli-Sci Academics

In a bid to create greater visibility among women in the academic field a group of genius females have created a website and database listing women who are experts in […]

Contributors

How Technology Has Changed The Healthcare Industry For Women

How Technology Has Changed The Healthcare Industry For Women

By Samantha Rivers Technology is changing healthcare for many groups. Moms of babies in the NICU can now use video conferencing technology to check up on their babies when they […]

Family Life, Girl on a Mission

This Mom Created A Line Of Suits For Girls As An Alternative To The Princess Epidemic

This Mom Created A Line Of Suits For Girls As An Alternative To The Princess Epidemic

For years gender norms have dictated what women are and aren’t supposed to wear, as well as men. There used to be a time when a woman wearing long pants […]

Working Women

Female Surgeons Around The World Unite in Solidarity With #ILookLikeASurgeon Movement

Female Surgeons Around The World Unite in Solidarity With #ILookLikeASurgeon Movement

We love women who start movements! Especially the type that seek to break down gender barriers and stereotypes. You may remember Isis Anchalee, the San Fran software engineer who started […]

Interviews

How ‘The Director List’ Project Puts All Female Director-Related Hollywood Excuses To Shame

How ‘The Director List’ Project Puts All Female Director-Related Hollywood Excuses To Shame

Here at GTHQ we find it weird that some people have such an obsession with unicorns, because if you are looking for a mythical creature, just look no further than […]

Entertainment

New ‘Glass Lion’ Award Celebrates Films That Shatter Gender Bias At Cannes

New ‘Glass Lion’ Award Celebrates Films That Shatter Gender Bias At Cannes

Not to be confused with the Cannes Film, the Cannes Lions Festival is an annual event celebrating innovation and creativity across a multitude of platforms. With speakers and guests such […]

Interviews, Sports

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

Bored Of The Biased Sports Coverage? ‘Board Of Media’ Docu Is The Answer!

When you watch ESPN or whatever is your chosen sports destination? What do you see? Your fave football, basketball, or baseball team? What about the commentators? They are usually ex-pro […]