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How the Future of Work May Make Many of Us Happier

Anne-Marie Slaughter | Posted 03.23.2015 | World
Anne-Marie Slaughter

The 'care economy' allows people time to both make a living and do what they most care about.

Beyond Work/Life Balance: Living The Life You Want

Anne Rohosy | Posted 12.09.2014 | Business
Anne Rohosy

Despite what the media might tell women, you don't have to choose one way of life over the other forever. You can, in fact, change your mind. You can choose and re-choose the direction of your own adventure.

Turns Out Even Single Women Are More Stressed Out At Home

The Huffington Post | Amanda Duberman | Posted 05.23.2014 | Women

"Home is stressing me out. I have to go to work." While it might seem ridiculous, that might be exactly what your body is telling you. According to...

Why Women Shouldn't Choose Men When Picking Business Partners

Posted 04.09.2014 | Women

By: Chad Brooks, BusinessNewsDaily Contributor Published: 04/08/2014 05:55 AM EST on BusinessNewsDaily Women who start their own business would be...

Waiting For... Permission?

Dr. Wendie Trubow | Posted 02.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Wendie Trubow

It occurred to me that, for whatever reason(s) women perhaps more than men wait for permission, especially professionally. Not to say that we should be power-grabbing, but there is something very poignant about being named to a job I was doing anyway.

25 Things Every Woman Needs To Know

Hannah Brencher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Hannah Brencher

Life is a steep, uphill battle but it's fierce and it's beautiful and you'll be sad to see it go if you live it right.

The Demise of Sisterhood: Female Friendship in the Workplace

Anjali Vaidya | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business
Anjali Vaidya

Sheryl Sandberg and others have distilled "having it all" to three components -- career success, a solid marriage, and happy children. But are those the only components?

Why Work Is 'Never Done' For Many Women

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.24.2013 | Women

More women in Europe have taken on full-time jobs in recent years, but they haven't taken any work off of their plates at home, according to new data ...

Jan Diehm

LOOK: The Limits Of 'Leaning In' | Jan Diehm | Posted 11.11.2013 | Women

As women across the country form "Lean In" circles and others poke holes in the messages of Sheryl Sandberg's book of the same name, the fact remains ...

Sheryl Sandberg Is Right: Employers Should Know if You Plan to Get Pregnant

Gene Marks | Posted 04.06.2013 | Small Business
Gene Marks

Today, there's more equality in the workplace. There are way more women in upper management than ever before. Females now fight in the military and lead companies. But let's face it: women still have a long way to go if they're to be treated equally by men in the office.

Respect and a Raise: How to Get Both at Work

The Levo League | Posted 03.24.2013 | Women
The Levo League

People are constantly telling me how they can't seem to get ahead or just can't get their boss to respect them. Is there some secret formula to it? Not really. Listen up as I explain how you can gain your boss' respect and start shaping your career for a better future in three easy steps.

Advice for Women Lawyers

Susan Smith Blakely | Posted 01.19.2013 | Women
Susan Smith Blakely

Succeeding as a female lawyer is not easy. I understand all too well the challenges facing women lawyers in a male-dominated profession.

The Power of Effective Corporate Boards

Kay Koplovitz | Posted 01.14.2013 | Business
Kay Koplovitz

Trust and transparency among the board members and with the CEO are essential for a positive outcome. In study after study on a global basis, boards with three or more women on the board have significantly better performance.

The Truth About Energy and Work

Liz Ryan | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business
Liz Ryan

Why does business get tagged as a combination of auto racing, sports, war and cowboys and Indians? Because business is a eight-year-old boy's fantasy playground. It was built on a male model.

Emma Gray

Study Shows Women Aren't Out To Get One Another In The Workplace | Emma Gray | Posted 06.12.2012 | Women

We’ve seen her depicted time and time again -- Miranda Priestly in "The Devil Wears Prada," Katharine Parker in "Working Girl," Amanda Woodward on "...

How Jealousy Affects Women Differently

Emma Gray | Posted 07.06.2012 | Women
Emma Gray

Have you ever been jealous of someone that you work with? According to a new study, a whole lot of people are -- and those feelings of jealousy impact women differently than they do men.

Women And Work: Are Gen-Y Women Experiencing ‘Millennial Burnout Syndrome'?

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 04.02.2012 | Women

Are you a 20-something woman, lucky enough to be gainfully employed, but feel like you’re already burning out? If so, you’re not alone. Accord...

Should Women Exploit Their Sex Appeal At Work?

Catherine Hakim | Posted 11.06.2011 | Books
Catherine Hakim

Lately, women keep asking me if they should be showing more cleavage at work. Or perhaps wearing shorter skirts?

How-To: Stop Thinking About Work on the Weekends

SavvySugar | Posted 10.04.2011 | Women

Congratulations! You've made it through yet another tough work week. Sometimes, when the daily grind is too grueling, it's hard to take your mind off ...

The Most Powerful Mother's Day Gift In The World

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

While most women feel grateful for the flowers, cards and mini-vacations from household chores that Mother's Day offers, countless more are wondering why they aren't getting the one gift that they want and need more than any other: a job.

Meeting the Need for Health Workers

Sarah Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Sarah Brown

We must find a way to put more women into dignified work -- and this provides an opportunity to meet a great unmet need. That need is more trained health workers. 3.5 million of them in fact.