3 conversations to have before returning to work during COVID-1920200817162812

3 conversations to have before returning to work during COVID-19

Depending on where you live, life is moving forward in our COVID-19 reality. Schools may be open or opening soon, mask-wearing shopping is now the nor...
10 pandemic parenting skills that will boost your career20190507000059

10 pandemic parenting skills that will boost your career

The coronavirus pandemic has put parents through the wringer. Too many, we continue to hear, are leaving their jobs. Some had no choice in the matter....
Words to banish: How to stop undermining your worth20190430090037

Words to banish: How to stop undermining your worth

Words matter. We know this. Yet, many of us are guilty of using words that do us no favors. Words that express doubt in our abilities and reinforce st...
How to negotiate like a pro20190416123543

How to negotiate like a pro

Equal Pay Day is being recognized all month long in markets and industries around the world.This year, Canada marked April 9 as the day the average (w...
Know your worth: Reclaim your value and confidence at work20190409033134

Know your worth: Reclaim your value and confidence at work

Social media is filled with inspirational quotes and messages from successful women who appear to really have their stuff together. At least that’s wh...
Motherhood penalty to blame for the gender pay gap. Here’s how to solve it.20190402111736

Motherhood penalty to blame for the gender pay gap. Here’s how to solve it.

Women in every economy around the world earn less than their male counterparts. In the US, women earn about 79% of what men do. Canadian women fair a ...
6 strategies to self-promote effectively (without bragging)20180918162131

6 strategies to self-promote effectively (without bragging)

Nobody likes a braggart. Especially if you’re a woman. Women, at least according to female gender norms, aren’t supposed to call attention to their ac...
Your 6-step guide to reinvent your career20180807173701

Your 6-step guide to reinvent your career

Vanessa FerreiraAugust 7, 2018, , 0 comments
For many women, having children and taking time away from our careers to care for them gives us time to pause and reflect. When we do, we come back to...
Win the battle for work-life balance20180626174728

Win the battle for work-life balance

Women have been told for decades that having a career and a family is a zero sum game. To be successful as a mother requires sacrifices on the job fro...
5 questions to help you negotiate successfully20180619180246

5 questions to help you negotiate successfully

Vanessa FerreiraJune 19, 2018, , 0 comments
Being a good negotiator can make a big difference to anyone’s career. Yet for working mothers (and working parents, overall), knowing how to negotiate...
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