Sisterhood at Work | Women Supporting Women

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In the era of the Women’s March and #MeToo, we are used to seeing women working together to bring about societal change. At the same time, when we talk about women’s relationships in the workplace, stories of infighting and flat-out …

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How to Prepare for a Video Interview

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Editor’s Note: When this post was originally written, we admittedly did not have the understanding we have now of the severity and extent of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). But with more employers encouraging social distancing to control the spread of …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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3 Ways to Stay Connected if You Don’t Get the Job

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So, you’ve just been turned down for that job you’ve been interviewing for. Now what?

Stay connected!

There’s a critical moment of opportunity after receiving a rejection and below, you’ll find some tips to try the next time you find yourself …

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7 Tips for Writing a Great Recommendation Letter

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A member of your team asked you to write a letter of recommendation for her. While it is sad when a valued colleague moves on professionally, you want to showcase her talents in the most effective manner possible. However, …

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A Recruiter Who Runs a Team of Over 80 People Shares Her Best Management and Job Search Advice

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Vicki Tung, now the head of campus recruiting at Goldman Sachs, started at the firm right out of college. But despite spending her entire career thus far at Goldman Sachs, she’s had a winding career path. She’s worked in many …

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‘Lean Into Uncomfortableness’: 2 Female Tech Leaders Share How They’re Owning Their Career Paths

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Given the pace at which technology evolves, forging a career path in tech today hardly comes with a blueprint for success. Add to that the gender disparity persisting in many companies’ executive ranks, and this dearth of female tech leaders …

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How I’m Learning to Banish The Mommy Guilt Too Many Working Moms Struggle With

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Marlowe Merritt’s morning routine sounds like that of many working moms. Her daughter, Aiyla, wakes her up early, she and her husband make coffee as they juggle bottle time, and then they drop her daughter off at daycare before heading …

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The 2020 Blueprint for Gender Diversity in the Workplace

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According to the World Economic Forum, we are still 202 years away from gender parity in the workplace. Although centuries from equality, the irony is this: Diverse workplaces greatly impact a company’s bottom line — and for the better.

And there’s …

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The 2 Musts for Advancing Your STEM Career, From 2 Latinx Leaders

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Raquel Rivera and Raquel Tamez have more in common than just their names — they’re also successful Latinx leaders in the STEM field.

A lifelong lover of science and math, Rivera grew her career to Vice President of Product Delivery Center …

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Why I’ve Never Told Anyone at Work About My Chronic Pain

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Chronic pain affects anywhere from 11% to 40% of people in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In fact, in 2016, an estimated 20.4% of U.S. adults had coped with chronic pain, and 8% …

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