Author Archives: Dana Taddeo

Women Are Losing All The ‘Hot Jobs’ To Men

Women Are Losing All The 'Hot Jobs' To Men

Catalyst, a research organization that studies and advises companies on women’s advancement in the workplace, released a study on Wednesday that revealed women may be getting paid less because they have less access to the “hot jobs,” or rather, career-advancing jobs. The study showed women are not getting put on highly-visible projects, in positions critical to a company’s mission, or given international opportunities. These are all hallmarks of “hot” jobs that predict advancement, according to Catalyst. More »

Here Are The 10 Best Places To Work In The World

Here Are The 10 Best Places To Work In The World

Do you hate your job? That sucks. Maybe you can try getting a job at SAS Institute. The analytics software company topped Great Place To Work’s list of the 25 best multinational workplaces. The list was determined by employee surveys and audits of the companies’ policies and practices. And don’t worry, if SAS doesn’t sound appealing to you, here are the nine other companies that made the top 10.  Get your resumes ready! More »

Morning Grind: How To Be A Successful Entrepreneur And Beyonce Is Back In The Studio

Morning Grind: How To Be A Successful Entrepreneur And Beyonce Is Back In The Studio

20 affordable gifts for women in their 20s (Savvy Sugar)

Woot! Beyonce is back in the recording studio (The Frisky)

Choosing motherhood over career (The Stir)

Got a phone interview? Make it awesome, not awkward (The Daily Muse)

Study outlines how badly women are portrayed in the media (HuffPo Women)

Stop reinventing yourself and start selling yourself (Forbes Woman)

How to be a successful female entrepreneur (Learn Vest)

9 Of Our Favorite Offices From TV Shows

9 Of Our Favorite Offices From TV Shows

So, we all know television characters are all fun and make-believe, but some TV characters have real serious offices. Like, seriously awesome offices. They aren’t always the biggest, even though Jack Donaghy’s office on 30 Rock could host a prom, but they are great in their own way. Check out the characters with the coolest offices. Prepare for jealousy to ensue.Jack Donaghy on 30 Rock More »

Afternoon Grind:The Secret To Securing Your Dream Job And Lindsay Lohan Bails On Barbara Walters

Afternoon Grind:The Secret To Securing Your Dream Job And Lindsay Lohan Bails On Barbara Walters

Totally free gifts to give this Holiday season (Savvy Sugar)

The logistics of decorating your office (Corporette)

Crushes on professors and “how can I tell if I’m boring” (The Hairpin)

A rare good decision: Lindsay Lohan bails on Barbara Walters (Lainey Gossip)

Women entrepreneurs step up to the plate (Women 2.0)

Help! I can’t stop flirting with my boss (Your Tango)

The secret to securing your dream job (Divine Caroline)

My T.J. Maxx fall haul: A complete wardrobe for under $400 (The Budget Babe)

 

Morning Grind: Women React To Obama’s Re-election And Meet The Women Elected To Congress

Morning Grind: Women React To Obama's Re-election And Meet The Women Elected To Congress

Productivity Tip: Create a short to do list everyday (Savvy Sugar)

13 celebs rocking the vote (The Frisky)

4 ways President Barack Obama’s re-election will benefit American families (The Stir)

Women react to Obama’s re-election (The Jane Dough)

Meet the women you elected to Congress (HuffPo Women)

Dealing with Sandy: A guide to business owners ( The Daily Muse)

Elizabeth Warren: from consumer advocate to United States Senator (Forbes Woman)

The History Of The Women’s Vote In 10 Slides

The History Of The Women's Vote In 10 Slides

It’s hard to believe that a century ago women were fighting for the right to vote, and now women make it to the polls in larger numbers than the men who told them they couldn’t vote in the first place! It’s funny how human rights work. Maybe more women vote than men because women had to fight for it. Maybe the women of today feel that not voting would just be rude to the countless women who stood on picket lines and even went to jail in the early 1900’s to ensure that female voices would be heard. For those women who don’t plan on voting, maybe a history lesson will propel you to participate. For you, we’ve boiled down the history of the female vote, with some help from History.com. More »