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 […]

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 […]