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Working Women

The Rise Of Women In Trade Industries

The Rise Of Women In Trade Industries

By Magnolia Potter The days of women having to work inside the home are long gone. Those who want to pursue careers now have a variety of choices that were […]

Contributors

I Found My Voice As A Woman of Color In A Male Dominated Industry & Now Work To Empower Other Women In The Same Way

I Found My Voice As A Woman of Color In A Male Dominated Industry & Now Work To Empower Other Women In The Same Way

By Kaveeta Bhatia Have you ever wanted the ground to open up and swallow you? Have you ever wanted to click your fingers and disappear? Just to escape? This was […]

Girl on a Mission

Have Women Been Able To Break Barriers In The Gaming & Sporting Worlds?

Have Women Been Able To Break Barriers In The Gaming & Sporting Worlds?

In recent times, much has been made of the equality and involvement of women in both the gaming and sports sectors. Even though numbers would suggest that the platform for […]

Creativity

British Photographer Vicky Grout On Making It In A Male-Dominated Industry

British Photographer Vicky Grout On Making It In A Male-Dominated Industry

Earlier this month we spoke with the wonderful Niloufar Nourbakhah, the Iranian musician who is blazing a trail in male-dominated classical music. Another inspirational woman making her mark in the […]

Sports

Meet The Five Women In Poker Who Are Breaking Barriers & Making The Men Nervous

Meet The Five Women In Poker Who Are Breaking Barriers & Making The Men Nervous

Although not in the headlines, women have been making their mark on the poker tables since the sport became popular. That’s right – the girls are going for gold and […]

Contributors, Working Women

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

3 Pieces Of Advice I Learned To Help Me Navigate A Male-Dominated Workplace

By Rachel Jackson Gender disparity has never been more of a talking point. Just take a look at the news. Sexual harassment in the workplace. A worrying gender pay gap. […]

Contributors

5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

5 Key Pieces Of Advice For Women Looking To Get Ahead In A Male-Dominated Industry

By Makeda Waterman According to the United States Department of Labor, “Women comprised 47 percent of the total U.S. labor force. “As women enter the workforce after transitioning into a […]

Girl on a Mission

This Feminist Skateboarding Collective Wants To Disrupt The White, Male-Dominated Sport

This Feminist Skateboarding Collective Wants To Disrupt The White, Male-Dominated Sport

We love women who disrupt norms in the name of feminism. That is exactly what this group of badass skaters are doing for skateboarding culture. Collectively they are known as […]

Entertainment

Artist & Producer Tiffany Miranda Started ‘Girls Make Beats’ Org. To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

Artist & Producer Tiffany Miranda Started ‘Girls Make Beats’ Org. To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

If you saw the recent HBO 4-part mini-series ‘The Defiant Ones’, you will be familiar with the story of artist, producer and entrepreneur Andre Young, aka the eponymous Dr. Dre, […]

Working Women

Four Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Where Women Are Making Progress

Four Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Where Women Are Making Progress

Gender discrimination has been an issue for many years as the fight for gender equality is still an ongoing process. In the US, the Equal Rights Amendment has never been […]

Interviews

Sports Broadcaster And Poker Superstar Kara Scott Builds Her Career In Male-Dominated Industries

Sports Broadcaster And Poker Superstar Kara Scott Builds Her Career In Male-Dominated Industries

Kara Scott isn’t your average sports broadcaster or poker player. This woman has had quite an incredible career journey so far and is rising up the ladder in not one, […]

Contributors, Working Women

More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

More Women Are Entering Traditionally Male-Dominated Industries Than Ever Before

By Samantha Rivers In an election where we have the first woman to ever be a front-running candidate for the President of the United States, it’s safe to say we’re […]

Working Women

This Entrepreneur Launched A Mechanic Business For Women To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

This Entrepreneur Launched A Mechanic Business For Women To Disrupt The Male-Dominated Industry

It’s a very well-known phenomenon: women being taken advantage of at an auto mechanic shop, only to bring along a male with her the next time to ensure they take […]

Contributors, Working Women

How I Dealt With Gender Discrimination As A Woman In The Automotive Industry

How I Dealt With Gender Discrimination As A Woman In The Automotive Industry

By Chelsy Ranard When I first started working for an off-roading tour in Alaska I didn’t know anything about cars – about any vehicle really. I walked on site for […]

Sports

Meet The European Women Racing To Make Formula 1 History

Meet The European Women Racing To Make Formula 1 History

When you think of Formula 1 racing, names like Michael Schumacher, David Coulthard, or even Lewis Hamilton come to mind. It’s highly unlikely you’d think of any women in this […]