March On Washington Didn’t Ensure Equality for Women

As we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, a little-known fact about the march gives a very different perspective.  While it is considered one of the greatest events for equal rights in human history, women in the Continue reading March On Washington Didn’t Ensure Equality for Women

New Nonprofit Attempting to Close Gender Gap in Technology

When you experience a computer issue at work, thankfully there’s always that handy IT guy you can call. But the IT guy may no longer be a guy anymore if Girls Who Code has its way. A new nonprofit launched Continue reading New Nonprofit Attempting to Close Gender Gap in Technology

Are We Our Own Worst Enemies? Self-Limiting Beliefs Can Hold You Back

A recent post on an online women’s network got me thinking about if we, as women, are really acting as our own roadblocks in terms of career advancement.  A woman shared that much of her perceived career limitations were due Continue reading Are We Our Own Worst Enemies? Self-Limiting Beliefs Can Hold You Back

Simple Things You Can Do to Shatter the Glass Ceiling and Close the Gender Gap

We’re all familiar with the term glass ceiling.  To put it simply, it refers to those invisible barriers that exist within an organization that prevent women and minorities from accelerating up the corporate ladder.  And while women have certainly made Continue reading Simple Things You Can Do to Shatter the Glass Ceiling and Close the Gender Gap