All posts tagged "career women"

  • The future of business is female

    The future of business is female

    There’s never been a better time to be a woman in business. Companies are placing more value on gender equality than ever — embracing feminism is simply good business. According to the International Monetary Fund,...

  • Lack of female role models undermining STEM career paths

    Role models have a great impact on one’s life choices. Teenagers who have positive role models have greater self-esteem and perform better in school than teenagers without role models in their lives, according to research....

  • What are you worth?

    I am not trying to reduce any woman to a dollar figure, or encouraging us to care more about money than the value we add. Rather it is about ensuring that the work women are...

  • Should women act like men at work? Apparently it helps

    Men have a lot of advantages in the workplace. There is no doubt that women face challenges that men don’t, and that’s wrong. But, women have found a way to fight back. In environments across...

  • Killer ways women can get ahead in the workplace

    It’s a man’s world; of that, there is no doubt. Still, that doesn’t mean that a woman can’t survive and even flourish in the workplace. Women never have it easy, and it won’t be easy...

  • 10 strategies for a great morning routine

    10 strategies for a great morning routine

    Are you searching for your keys in the morning because you forgot where you put them?  Do you easily get overwhelmed or feel mentally fuzzy?  Have you shown up at work dressed casually forgetting you...

  • Why flexible part-time jobs for working mothers are in high demand

    It’s little wonder that flexible part-time jobs are in high demand for working mothers. A day in a working mother’s life is often a tumultuous affair, trying to hold together a fragile balance, or at...

  • Don’t be afraid to ask - get the salary you deserve

    Don’t be afraid to ask – get the salary you deserve

    As an experienced HR specialist, we have been talking about the importance of gender diversity and equal pay in organisations for many years now. We all know the statistics* and how women come off second...

  • 10 things to never say when asking for a pay rise

    Recent findings from Save the Student have concluded that female graduates think they are worth 14% less than their male counterparts. This isn’t surprising, as previous research has also showed that women lag behind men...