Workplace harassment is one of the most difficult and devastating experiences you may have to deal with while on the job. It’s something that happens regardless of workplace or industry. While workplaces can always strive to be safer, it’s impossible to guarantee that any space is fully safe or free of harassment. These behaviors are […]
If your goal is to recruit more women for your workforce, where do you start? First, it’s important to realize that having a desire to recruit and recruiting are two entirely different things and that even if a company’s HR program, recruiting group, and hiring team all agree that their company should hire more women, […]
As a woman entering the healthcare field, your experience with all there is to offer may be somewhat limited thanks to how women are presented on television — do you choose to become a nurse or physician? However, your options are not nearly so limited. In this article, we’re going to explore 10 career options […]
Public relations is a fun and fast-paced career that often places you at the forefront of an organization or company. Public relations is a great choice for any career-minded woman and often offers the chance to take on a greater leadership role within a company or organization. But what exactly is public relations? What […]
Looking for a new job is no fun, especially in a world where the best practices for applying and following up are changing faster than you can follow. Before you start stressing about whether or not to send a thank-you note after the interview or if it’s still encouraged to wear power colors when meeting […]
Many people still think of hunting and fishing as men’s sports and hobbies. However, more and more women are getting into these pastimes that take them out into the great outdoors. Yes, there are even women in trapping and in taxidermy. In fact, there are many outlets in the world of wildlife and the great […]
It’s easy to fall into a trap of repetitive business blogging. You’re juggling your other business tasks along with kids, carpools and the house and it’s hard to make enough time to find new, creative ideas. However, the success of your blog requires you to engage your users, and they don’t want re-spun content or […]
The 2016 edition of Women In Business & Industry is live and ready for viewing. Inside we interview Jocelyn Allen and Chandra Lewis, powerhouse CEOs of corporate PR firm The Allen Lewis Agency; how to navigate today’s fluctuating job market; venture capitalists looking for female entrepreneurs; how to prepare for the coming boom of the […]
Everywhere I look, there is some reminder of the upcoming election. (There’s a job I won’t be signing up for!) But then it struck me-sometimes, being a nurse is like being President.
Women’s technology buying habits outpace men, according to Parks Associates. More women are playing video games, buying tablets and smartphones, and having higher purchase intentions than men. Overall, Parks Associates urges manufacturers to give women practical and social reasons to buy, and they’ll follow suit.
Flirting can benefit women in negotiations, according to a study by UC Berkeley Business Professor Laura Kray. “Feminine charm,” as Kray calls it, is more about using a woman’s natural personality than making sexual come-ons. And it’s not about playing “the weaker sex.” Powerful women from former U.S. Secretary of State Madeline Albright to the […]