Business of Men

  • 5 Reasons women make great traders

    5 Reasons women make great traders

    The world of trading can be a rocky road for both men and women alike, but despite this, more and more women are deciding to jump in head first into a primarily male-dominated industry. While competing in the trading industry is...

  • Do women make better stock traders?

    Do women make better stock traders?

    Stock trading, like many other high-earning professions, has traditionally been reserved for men. That’s not to say that women couldn’t get into trading, but there were plenty of barriers put in their way by the men who dominated the...

  • When men in business become the enemy 

    Men in business aren’t always the enemy. But they become the enemy as soon as they see you as a credible threat or serious competition. Despite all the pressures associated with running your own business, it is a very...

  • How to get ahead in a male-dominated industry

    There are some industries where successful women are few and far between. Sectors like investment banking, engineering, and politics are more welcoming to women than they were fifty years ago, but the glass ceiling still exists if you don’t...

  • Gender pay gap: a problem that needs resolution even in first world countries

    Gender pay gap: a problem that needs resolution even in first world countries

    Look, there’s no way around it. The gender pay gap is real all over the world. Sure, in the most equal country in the world (Belgium) the gap might only be 1.1 percent, but it’s still there. And the...

  • How to be taken seriously as a woman in business in a male dominated industry

    How to be taken seriously as a woman in business in a male dominated industry

    With just under 30% of the real estate industry being represented by women, it can be tough for women to be heard in a roomful of men, especially when men are earning more than $131,000 annually to their female...

  • Changing times: Succeeding in a male-dominated industry

    Changing times: Succeeding in a male-dominated industry

    The tides are turning, the see-saw of inequality is starting to level out and the age of women is glowing on the horizon like the first sign of dawn. We’re not there yet, but the movements are massive, unstoppable...

  • For the non-traditional woman: 5 Reasons to get a skilled trade job

    For the non-traditional woman: 5 Reasons to get a skilled trade job

    You’ve heard the statistic over and over again: those who have a college degree earn more money on average than those who graduate with just a high school diploma. This statistic does not address the cost and debt accumulated...

  • Male-dominated workplaces are for women too

    Male-dominated workplaces are for women too

    Women seem to be second-class citizens in many offices. It’s not just that there is a lack of opportunities, but that men run the workplace from top to bottom. For lots of aspiring ladies, this isn’t the kind of...