Climbing the ladder

Why Women Are Leaving the Workplace in Record Numbers

According to the most recent Bureau of Labor statistics report, the percentage of women employed or actively seeking work dropped to 56.7 percent last month, the lowest rate since 1988. Critics blame misdirected millennials. Optimists point to...

6 Standout Women in Male-Dominated Industries

Getting recognized for your professional achievements is an ongoing challenge. Even tougher? Ascending in an industry in which executive women are scarce, if not nonexistent. To find out what it takes to get ahead in a male-dominated field, we...

6 Surprising Ways to Get Your Work Noticed

Your PowerPoints are powerful. Your reports are remarkable. And yet you’re feeling like no one notices all your good work. You’re sometimes left wondering, Where’s the love in the workplace? Being overlooked for your contributions can not only...

How to Finally Stop Procrastinating — for Good

We've all been there. Sometimes you find your to-do list so full of endless tasks that you can't will yourself to do ... anything. Or maybe you have a looming project (with an equally looming deadline) so big you have no idea where to start. But...

6 Ways to Stand Out at Work

Are you sometimes left off of group work emails? Have you realized that your boss’s boss doesn’t know your name? When your performance is stellar but your work presence needs improvement, it’s time to raise your visibility.  Getting the attention...

25 Quotes on Wealth From Powerful Women

Any woman who has made it to the top knows that being boastful about your accomplishments can cost you — and not just in terms of dollars. Research shows again and again that women are discouraged from exhibiting pride in their empires, including...

Japan’s First Lady: ‘We Are in Need of Bold Change’

Japanese women are dropping out of the workforce at an alarming rate, with an almost 40 percent loss predicted to occur by 2050. What’s to blame? The 24/7 work culture

How to Survive a Toxic Workplace

There are few things more soul-crushing than hating your job. Every night you feel that twinge of anxiety before going to bed. Every morning you spend your commute steeped in negativity dreading the day ahead. However, in this economy, leaving...

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