No matter how you slice it, women face more challenges in the workplace. Even though women edged ahead of men in the last year making up the greater part of the labor market by a hair, they still make around $.80 cents for each dollar earned by a man. This week we look at some reasons why, and some suggestions how to better position yourself if you are a women in the workforce.
Despite making up a greater part of the workforce, Ms. Magazine finds Economic Recovery? Not So Much for Women.
The Business Career Development Blog explores Why Women Need a Sponsor for Career Development.
This is a good precursor to a recent Harvard Business Review article on When Female Networks Aren’t Enough.
And the Wall Street Journal weighs in on Advice for Women on Developing a Leadership Style.
And CNN offers 8 ways women can get ahead in the workplace.