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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. […]

Causes

7 Employee Benefits Your Company Needs To Be Truly LGBT+ Inclusive

7 Employee Benefits Your Company Needs To Be Truly LGBT+ Inclusive

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss While June celebrates Pride Month, many companies offer benefits that support the LGBTQ+ community all year round (as they should!).  The positive impact these benefits make […]

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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 […]

Interviews

Ex Google Exec. Gives Insight Into Why Corporate Equality Initiatives Fail, In Eye-Opening New Book.

Ex Google Exec. Gives Insight Into Why Corporate Equality Initiatives Fail, In Eye-Opening New Book.

Silicon Valley tech giants like Google and Facebook are known for, and tout publicly, a certain progressive ethos of doing business that’s supposedly the opposite of how corporations are known […]

Contributors

The Common Challenges Faced by Female Entrepreneurs

The Common Challenges Faced by Female Entrepreneurs

By Samatha Frontera When we talk about women in the workplace, there are certain topics that we tend to focus on. This includes the gender pay gap, the glass ceiling, […]

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How To Respond To Sexist Questions You May Hear On A Job Interview

How To Respond To Sexist Questions You May Hear On A Job Interview

The question of gender equality is something that has become a highly-discussed topic in a number of ways in society; however, we still have a long way to go, especially […]

Health, Working Women

7 Ways I’m Managing My Endometriosis at Work

7 Ways I’m Managing My Endometriosis at Work

By Natalie Vavricka for Fairygodboss In the fall of 2016, I was a newlywed at the peak of my career. My husband and I purchased our dream apartment, and I […]

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4 Lessons We Can All Learn From Men In The Workplace

4 Lessons We Can All Learn From Men In The Workplace

By Jeni Lambertson for Fairygodboss Last month, I was meeting with a new client. I was especially excited by the prospect of working with this company, as I believe they […]

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The Importance Of Supporting Employee Wellness & Mental Health In The Workplace

The Importance Of Supporting Employee Wellness & Mental Health In The Workplace

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by PSECU, a Pennsylvania-based credit union. Being in charge can feel pretty amazing – most of the time. But sometimes it can be tough to […]

Lifestyle

Why It’s Important For Women To Stay Empowered In The Workplace

Why It’s Important For Women To Stay Empowered In The Workplace

It is true that women’s empowerment has come a long way over the past few centuries. There was a time when women could not vote or were even offered the […]

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From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

From Pay Gaps To Promotion Barriers, Here Are 5 Realities Of Being A Latina In Corporate America

By Ellie Nieves for Fairygodboss Latinas are one of the fastest growing groups of women in the U.S. labor force. According to the United States Department of Labor, Latinas make […]

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Six Ways To Tactfully Educate Your Coworkers About Racism

Six Ways To Tactfully Educate Your Coworkers About Racism

By Samaria Johnson for Fairygodboss Unless you work at the American Civil Liberties Union, you probably don’t expect to engage in racially-based discussions at your place of employment. However, these […]

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4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

4 Ways I’ve Learned To Overcome Imposter Syndrome As A Woman Of Color

By Kaitlyn Borysiewicz for Fairygodboss I remember walking into my first job straight out of college, wondering if my hair was combed down enough or if the comments I interjected […]

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From Equal Pay To Paid Leave, These Are The Benefits Women Actually Want At Work

From Equal Pay To Paid Leave, These Are The Benefits Women Actually Want At Work

By Liv McConnell for Fairygodboss It’s the age-old debate: what do women really want? Or it was the debate, rather. Women aren’t exactly shy these days about voicing what it […]

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. […]