It’s no secret that women still face numerous obstacles in the workplace – juggling motherhood and career goals, working in male-dominated industries and spaces, and making ourselves heard. While there is an endless supply of business books written about how to succeed in a career, most of them are written by men and don’t address the challenges we might face. So here are 4 business books written by women for women that explore our unique obstacles and how to navigate them.
It’s important to live life. Making money allows for you to live it how you please. However, as the saying goes there is such thing as too much of a good thing. And when you spend past your limits, it makes way for a lot of bad things.
Joan Jett shook all of rock and roll with her bad ass attitude and rebellious personality. She faced many misogynist ideals in a world where men musicians dominated the peak era of rock and roll. Although the fight is not over, Jett has inspired all feminist musicians to break industry barriers and fight for gender equality.
Nicki Minaj has had so much drama surrounding the release of her most recent album Queen. No matter what beef she has with who, that doesn’t stop the rapper from having a killer performance and release! The queen’s back and ready to reclaim her throne.
Twenty One Pilots, a musical duo from Ohio, released their 4th studio album earlier this month. While the entire album is worth listening to, one song stands out: My Blood. It’s a song about relationships that takes you on an emotional rollercoaster ride and makes it easily one of the best Twenty One Pilots songs to date.
It’s a feeling, like the pit in your stomach when you’re sent to the principal’s office or caught for stealing. The staccato nerves of an inclining rollercoaster that will never fall, punching your throat and keeping you quiet. I can’t remember the first time I felt it, nor can I remember a time when it wasn’t there, pulling my uvula down like the string of cheap blinds. It’s the fear and hopelessness that follows victims who know they’ll never get justice because no one will believe them.
This day in age, breastfeeding is and can be the new fashion forward. The social and cultural stigma around breastfeeding has been around for ages and it’s time to throw it out the window. And for women, there is nothing more beautiful and prideful than the normalcy of it all.
Crazy Rich Asians has changed Hollywood forever, leaving an impact that is here to stay. The extravagant film has made a momentous movement in the industry, paving the way for not only the representation of the Asian culture, but also for the actors. And no matter what your prefered genre for films is, this is a must-see!
Forget about the Hallmark and Lifetime channels—Netflix is releasing some new holiday flicks that all have women leads. Santa won’t be in charge of the holidays this season, but rather the women who take the reins and control their own lives and Christmases. Let’s check out the fabulous ladies in these upcoming movies.
When I saw the trailer for Venom many moons ago, I was thrumming with excitement. When critics started tearing the movie apart symbiote-style, I was a bit let down that a movie with so much potential could fail so spectacularly. BUT, I saw the movie anyway and was pleasantly surprised. Spoilers for the movie Venom (2018).
When men are a dime a dozen, how do you know when you’ve caught a dime? You can spend your whole life trying find someone of value, or making yourself worth love. But at what cost? Getting lost in a sea of relationships can make them blur together, but true emotion without fear of missing out is priceless. Giving in doesn’t mean giving up, if you do it right.
We’ve all heard of the term “toxic relationships.” In the age of social media, you probably see it at least once a day. Most of us feel like we know what it means, but how do we identify it? And once you do, is there any way to fix it?
What do you do when your current monogamous relationship just isn’t working, but letting go doesn’t feel right, either? Perhaps, it’s time to consider other options. After two years of a serious, monogamous relationship, my partner and I recently decided to switch to open. Here’s how and why we knew it was right for us.
Leaked emails exposing crude comments about former Miss America contestants results in a new woman in charge. Gretchen Carlson shakes things up in the organization by getting rid of the swimsuit competition. What does this mean for Miss America?
here are three important challenges that negatively affected my integration into society from a disadvantaged community; regulatingcultural assimilation in a way that does not stifle my cultural affiliation, categorizing useful peers in order to build mutually beneficial partnerships and gracefully instituting harsh-ish punishment to protect my discipline under pressure. All of these abilities are formed through the institution of very strong boundaries. I am patient in the process of building adult boundaries. We all build up defense mechanisms as children that we have to shed or rethink as adults.
Have you ever found yourself unable to take a good picture of your face without a Snapchat filter? Snapchat filters may be altering our perceptions of beauty, making it easy to obtain cartoonish faces with smooth skin and long lashes. Plastic surgeons discuss their concerns with this epidemic.
You moved away to college, learned independence and responsibility, and now that you're ready for the next step forward, you take two steps back into your parent's house. On the one hand: free rent; on the other: everything that felt like a distant prepubescent memory is now following you to Walgreens. And on top of that, you still don't have a job.
Being out of school can be scary, whether or not you graduated. There is entirely too much pressure to jump straight into the “real world,” aka corporate abyss. It’s important to take a step back, after any major life change, and reevaluate what’s important to you and what you want out of your future
Horoscopes can be applied to your health and well-being. Before you put too much or too little stock in what your zodiac says about your health outlook, take a look at why these connections exist. Is it all in the stars or is there a medical basis as well?
One Russian noblewoman had a profound impact on the future of mysticism and spirituality. She explored the previously unknown and brought teachings from Eastern religions to the West, advancing mystic ideals and religious information. Her name was Helena Blavatsky and her work still matters today.
More Americans are identifying as spiritual rather than religious and shedding religious affiliations, according to several polls. So what is the difference between being spiritual and being religious and do they have to exist exclusively? The answers often lie in the complexities of the human experience and the man-made system of organized religion.