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Womens Empowerment

  1. self worth
    25 Famous Women on ConfidenceJanelle Monáe, Alicia Keys, Tracee Ellis Ross, and more powerful women on self-worth.
  2. my two cents
    How to Invest Your 401(K) in Causes You Care AboutOr, at least, divest it from the ones you don’t.
  3. self
    25 Famous Women on Crying“My friends will tell you I love crying. Almost as much as I love sleeping.”
  4. ask a boss
    ‘My Co-worker Berates Me All Day Long’Sometimes just knowing that someone’s problematic behavior is about them, not you, can make it easier to deal with.
  5. my two cents
    How Can I Get a Job That Pays More Than $40,000 a Year?You need to work on monetizing your skills and your interests.
  6. ask a boss
    ‘How Do I Draw the Line on Political Conversations at Work?’Burying our heads in the sand isn’t the answer, but people need boundaries too.
  7. advice
    25 Famous Women on Not Settling for LessRihanna, Madeleine Albright, Kamala Harris, and more on choosing to forge your own path.
  8. my two cents
    ‘It Feels Pointless to Save for Retirement Now’Your best option is to stay the course and make a contingency plan in case things go sideways.
  9. mental health
    25 Famous Women on Dealing With Anxiety and DepressionAdvice from Kerry Washington, Zendaya, and more.
  10. ask a boss
    ‘Should I Warn Job Candidates About How Bad My Company Is?’Imagine if someone assured you a job was fine, and then after accepting it, you found out they knew it was a nightmare.
  11. money talks
    ‘None of Us Know When We’re Going Back to Work’Three yoga and fitness instructors on trying to make ends meet during the last six months.
  12. 25 famous women on
    How to Negotiate A Salary, According to 25 Famous WomenAdvice from Michelle Obama, Meryl Streep, Ellen Pompeo, and more.
  13. ask a boss
    ‘My Boss Wants Us On Zoom All Day Long’Decent bosses know that monitoring isn’t the same as managing.
  14. money talks
    3 Women on Life After Losing Their Jobs“I wake up every morning and I’m like, Okay, what can I get paid for today?
  15. power
    25 Famous Women on AngerQuotes from Serena Williams, Naomi Campbell, Fiona Apple, and more.
  16. ask a boss
    ‘How Am I Supposed to Network in a Pandemic?’Be specific, show you’ll use the other person’s time well, and be appreciative
  17. my two cents
    ‘My Credit Card Just Got Canceled and I Don’t Know Why’Being subject to the whims of credit card companies doesn’t feel good, but there are some best practices that can help.
  18. beginnings
    25 Famous Women on Their Career MilestonesAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and more discuss a single moment of success.
  19. ask a boss
    ‘My Co-Worker Keeps Pressuring Me to Get Pregnant’She’s forcing your hand: She’s so over the line that you don’t really have a choice but to be extremely direct.
  20. my two cents
    My Friend Asked for a Discount. Should I Give It to Her?Try offering a specific amount of your time at a reduced rate, and stick to those limits.
  21. reading lists
    25 Famous Women on Their Favorite BooksReading recommendations from Alice Munro, Zadie Smith, Sonia Sotomayor, and more.
  22. ask a boss
    ‘My Boss Wants to Be My BFF, and It’s Making Me Uncomfortable’It’s hard to receive critical feedback from someone who you got drinks with the night before (it’s hard to give it in that situation too.)
  23. my two cents
    How Can I Make a Will Without Spending a Fortune?The process can be much simpler and cheaper than you might expect.
  24. fame
    25 Famous Women on the Moment They ‘Made It’From landing a dream role to getting a first paycheck.
  25. ask a boss
    ‘Should I Tell My Boss About My Slacker Co-Worker?’When something impacts your team’s work, there can be an argument for having a onetime, discreet conversation with your manager.
  26. in her shoes
    What the Founder of a Wellness Brand Wears to Work From HomeTrinity Mouzon is a big believer in comfy shoes.
  27. in her shoes
    What a Groundbreaking Stuntwoman Wears to WorkMindy Kelly’s job involves training, taking meetings, and, occasionally, setting herself on fire.
  28. self control
    25 Famous Women on Their Guilty PleasuresGwyneth Paltrow, Martha Stewart, Taraji P. Henson, and more on indulgences they can’t turn down.