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Working Women

The Career Of Nurse Practitioner Is Breaking Down Salary Barriers For Women

The Career Of Nurse Practitioner Is Breaking Down Salary Barriers For Women

For many women out there, the fact that statistics show there is a very real wage gap between men’s and women’s salaries in the country isn’t surprising. This is a […]

Interviews

A nike poster featuring Audain in 1982 (Image: Anne Audain)

Meet Anne Audain – Trailblazing NZ Athlete & First Female Runner Signed By Nike

March is Women’s History Month and while we believe in utilizing out platform to share the stories and lives of trailblazing women every day, this is a great time for […]

Working Women

Closing the Wage Gap Is The Most Important Thing You Can Do For Recruitment — Here’s How To Do It

Closing the Wage Gap Is The Most Important Thing You Can Do For Recruitment — Here’s How To Do It

By Una Dabiero for Fairygodboss With U.S. unemployment at a historic low, 77 percent of CEOs see the limited availability of skilled candidates as the biggest barrier to their business, […]

Politics, Working Women

6 Alarming Equality Stats We Should All Be Talking About This Women’s History Month

6 Alarming Equality Stats We Should All Be Talking About This Women’s History Month

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Women have made serious strides leading up to 2019. Thanks to the “Year of the Woman,” when more women than ever ran for political office […]

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. […]

Boys We Like

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga Explains How The Company Closed The Gender Wage Gap

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga Explains How The Company Closed The Gender Wage Gap

There are a number of companies claiming to want to focus on initiatives to empower women in leadership positions, as well as close the gender wage gap. If they’re looking […]

Contributors, Creativity

Leaning In Like A Boss – Hell Hath No Fury Like An Artist Who Values Herself

Leaning In Like A Boss – Hell Hath No Fury Like An Artist Who Values Herself

By Lauren Hom Last week, I received an email from a multi-million dollar company looking for “up and coming illustrators” to “collaborate” on a coloring book in exchange for an […]

Contributors

What Do Entertainment, Retail And Athletics Have In Common? The Wage Gap

What Do Entertainment, Retail And Athletics Have In Common? The Wage Gap

By Susanne Loxton Many people are quick to shut down the idea of the wage gap, calling it a myth. These people only understand the surface statistics of the wage […]

Fashion & Beauty

Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Back in early 2014 we shared the news that luxury fashion brand Burberry, established in 1856, finally hired an Indian woman for their Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. Yep, it took 158 […]

Contributors

What I Think About The Wage Gap After Learning I Was Paid Less Than Male Colleagues

What I Think About The Wage Gap After Learning I Was Paid Less Than Male Colleagues

By Torri Myler The wage gap is always a hot topic. Whether you’re a politician in search for media coverage or a feminist settling for the easiest argument supporting gender […]

Boys We Like, Working Women

How Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Is Leading The Way With His Attack On The Wage Gap

How Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Is Leading The Way With His Attack On The Wage Gap

By now most of you are familiar with the wage gap, the notion that women are getting paid less than men for doing the same job. Here in the US, […]

Causes

The Potty-Mouthed Princesses Face Off With Sexist Santa About The Wage Gap

The Potty-Mouthed Princesses Face Off With Sexist Santa About The Wage Gap

In the third and final installment of the potty-mouthed princesses series brought to you by t-shirt activist organization FCKH8.com, the girls discuss the wage gap with a sexist Santa character, […]

Feminism

F Bombs For Feminism. Is This Video Helpful Or Just Controversial?

F Bombs For Feminism. Is This Video Helpful Or Just Controversial?

If you haven’t seen the video below, please scroll down and watch it, then read this blog post again. It is important that you do before making a judgement. This […]

Fashion & Beauty

L’Oreal Is The 1st Company In The US To Receive Gender Equality Certification

L’Oreal Is The 1st Company In The US To Receive Gender Equality Certification

If you just read that title and are wondering what the heck we are talking about, allow us to backtrack a little and give some background and context. In 2009 […]

Boys We Like

John Oliver Explains The Wage Gap For Those Unconvinced Or Confused About It

John Oliver Explains The Wage Gap For Those Unconvinced Or Confused About It

We dunno about you, but not only are we sick of the wage gap, but we are also sick of people trying to convince others it does not exist. Official […]