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The Balancing Act Of A Working Mom

Whether it’s a 9:00 a.m. project deadline on Monday morning or a 4 a.m. wake-up call by a screaming baby, a working mom is the closest thing there is to wonder woman.  She makes juggling multiple tasks look like a walk in the park.  With all these demands and being pulled in multiple directions, how […]

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Does It Pay To Be Pretty?

Is it possible that an employer would be more generous in terms of salary with an attractive individual versus an unattractive one?  Is our society more superficial than we think?  Believe it or not, studies have shown that attractive people are usually hired quicker, offered promotions sooner and paid more than less attractive workers. You’re […]

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Women, the Workplace, and Companies’ Role in Gender Equality.

Following the recent Walmart lawsuit, the media has focused on women in the workplace today: their successes, their challenges, and their aspirations.. Women in the workplace have come so far since the days of their mothers and grandmothers.  That isn’t to say they work harder than their predecessors; they just have more choices about what […]

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