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Wow, only 15% of women said they are saving enough for retirement: "The biggest financial threat women face".
Working part time, taking time off, the gender pay gap and other factors take a toll on women's ability to save for retirement.
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"I knew it - seventy-eight percent of what male ghostbusters make."
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The fabulous women of 2014.
News for Students and Teacher Resources 7-12 Grade Level
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The Supreme Court will hear a case in support of equal rights for pregnant workers this week, and the New York Times speaks out in support.
Pregnant workers should not be treated worse than employees who are injured on the job.
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We're proud to announce our partnership with Cornell's Women's Planning Forum in producing the Planning for Women & Aging survey for practicing planners. Please join us and participate in this exciting project!
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Somebody please write a version of this for women. Women who need to be able to walk during the work day.
We rounded up our favorite dressy shoes for a hundred bucks or less. Stock up so you can save money and look good making it.
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A new study suggests that men benefit from beginning a business negotiation with small talk, but women do not."
A little chit-chat can go a long way in business negotiations – if you’re a man.
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Pay equity - Women do best in Vermont, where they earn 91% of what men make. In New Jersey, women earn just 80% what men do. Where can I move to earn what my male colleagues earn?
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Not cool, America. Not cool.
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Women of Steel: “I know I’m skilled but I’ve got to be extra good to prove myself.”
In a blue-collar business bursting with male bravado, a handful of willful women work twice as hard to conquer the world of construction.
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Rates of employment for women has fallen in the US, amidst inflexible and unsupportive work policies.
The work force participation of American women has declined, as it has for men. But their situation is often quite different.
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Wall Street is still a bastion for the white male, and women's hold of top paying jobs is slipping. Not the trend we want to see.
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A thoughtful look at the gender issues facing men in the workplace.
At work, discussions of gender generally focus on women, but some unique challenges exists that directly impact and challenge men in the workplace too.
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