Hunting for a Job? Why You Should Research Company Culture

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Whether you want to get back into the workforce after taking time off with the kids or you are just looking for a job change, there are several things to consider. As you begin your job search, you undoubtably will research salary, location, duties, schedule, vacation days, benefits and opportunities for promotion. But there is one very […]

11 Tips For Stay-At-Home Moms Who Want To Go Back To Work

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Stay-at-home moms: Dont fall for the media chatter that opting out of work to raise kids will sound the death knell for your career. It IS possible to get back in. You just need some advice and inspiration.Remember, as a full-time mom, you opted in to the most important job in the world – raising the next generation of capable and responsible adults. There’s no need to regret your decision; it was the …

Women, Girls and the Cost of Being Female

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A recent study by the McKinsey Global Institute offered a startling calculation: the world can gain $12 trillion by 2025 simply by empowering women and achieving gender parity in the work place and our homes. This is big news for international leaders, multinational corporations, banking conglomerates – and moms and daughters everywhere. “The Power of […]

It’s Okay to Brag During Performance Reviews

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It is almost time for annual performance reviews at many companies. I can already feel the anxiety building as we prepare to receive some “constructive feedback” about our job performance and decisions about promotions and raises. Annual performance reviews are especially stressful for many women. Whether this is due to cultural norms of female modesty […]