Why Am I Not Being Selected for Advancement?

Being Selected for Advancement

Does it feel like everyone else is getting promoted except for you? Many women feel that they are passed over for advancement in the workplace, despite having the skills or experience to do the role.  If you’re looking to advance your career but haven’t received a promotion or raise yet, there might be a few […]

How to Overcome the Fear of Being Viewed Differently After Asking for Advancement

the Fear of Being Viewed Differently

There are many reasons women don’t go after career advancement opportunities or promotions. But one of the most prevalent is the fear of being viewed differently by their boss afterwards.  You might know that you’re ready and qualified for a promotion but fear that the conversation won’t go your way or thoughts of damaging your […]

How to Stop Saying “Yes” All the Time and Avoid Burnout

Avoid Burnout

How to Stop Saying “Yes” All the Time and Avoid Burnout:- If you’re like most women, you’re quick to help or volunteer for something at work. Your intentions are to be a helpful team player—a great quality! But what often happens is that you become the “Jill of all trades,” taking on new responsibilities and […]

New Boss or Merger? How to Still Advance in Your Career

New Boss or Merger

When companies go through a merger or leadership transition, there’s a lot going on. It’s a busy time! Depending on the circumstances, there might be excitement and energy or a level of nervousness. But in any case, there is a lot happening in the company. And, given that there were over 21,000 mergers and acquisitions […]

Maternal Bias: A Silent Gender Bias in Jobs Impacting Women

Maternal Bias

Did you know that once an engagement ring is on your finger, maternal bias starts to creep in? That’s right—engaged women, along with married, pregnant, and women with children often face maternal bias. Gender bias may be impacting your ability to advance your career. Research shows that only 86 women are promoted for every 100 […]

Career Confidence: Why It Matters and How to Get It

Confidence—you either have it or you don’t, right? Wrong. Confidence is a skill that all of us can work towards and grow in. And career confidence is necessary if you want to grow your career and get a promotion or raise! Confidence is an essential ingredient for career advancement for women, so let’s look at […]

How Women Can Overcome Performance Bias to Advance Their Careers

How Women Can Overcome Performance Bias

Despite some improvements, women are still underrepresented at the top levels of companies. Why is this? Women make up 50% of the workforce and are capable, dedicated, and ambitious. Performance bias might be one reason—it’s an unconscious belief that women are less capable of doing a new role that they haven’t done before. This type […]

Should You Advocate for Your Career?

Should you advocate for your career? If you’re like me, you might have felt some fear around this — most women do. In fact, a lot of people feel fear when it comes to advocating for their careers. And you know what? It’s completely normal to have the fear! However, if you’re looking to advance […]

Making the Voices of Women Heard

Interruptions are a part of our daily lives. Oftentimes, nothing ever goes as planned! I’m sure we all have several interruption anecdotes. But today, I’d like to share with you a particularly notable one regarding Supreme Court Justices. Studies have shown that many male justices are now interrupting female justices at double-digit rates per term. […]

How to Harness the Power of Your Words

All words have meaning, whether positive or negative. Each and everything we say has an impact on the world we live in. While tone and body language are important, in this post I will specifically dive into the particular words that we use in and over our lives. There was an experiment done on two […]