All posts tagged "women at work"

  • 7 Tips for achieving a more realistic work-life balance

    It can be very difficult to find balance between pursuing a rewarding career and spending time with your family. That’s especially the case for physically and mentally challenging professions, like nursing, that require long hours...

  • Fatigue is real: Care for you to function at your best

    In the case of an emergency, an oxygen mask will drop from a compartment above your head. Fit the mask to yourself first, and then assist others. We’re all pretty familiar with this instruction. Remember...

  • 5 Ways to ensure your sexual harassment policy is adequate in a #metoo world

    Soon after sexual misconduct allegations against Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein surfaced, the #metoo movement against sexual harassment and assault took off.  In an attempt to demonstrate the widespread prevalence of sexual assault and harassment,...

  • Time-management practices for WFH: Working from home

    More and more people are finding ways to either work full-time, or part-time from home in an attempt to better manage their passions, and money. Whether it is done to bring on some extra cash...

  • Tips for women in male-dominated industries

    There are plenty of industries and jobs that are male-dominated. For example, the number of women in trucking is relatively low. According to data from the Current Population Study conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau...

  • How to address workplace bullies

    To address ethical concerns, organizations are now assigning Chief Ethics Officers, Chief Diversity Officers, and within some corporations, the combined role of Chief Ethics & Diversity Officer or Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer.  The ultimate...

  • The businesswoman’s guide to fitting in more self-care

    Whether you run your own company or work for an organization, there are bound to be many stresses and challenges that you face on a day to day basis. While keeping on top of your...

  • Beating the odds

    According to a recent report, 44% of businesses fail because of poor strategic management.  A further 40% suffered inadequate cash flow or high expenses and 33% incurred trading losses. Combine this with the knowledge that...

  • How to conquer the hurdles to success

    Being a woman in the professional world comes with a special set of hazards and headaches. Things are getting better, but progress is slow. It helps to have other women in your corner. They can...