• Here's Why The Army Needs To Let Women Into One Of Its Toughest Courses October 21, 2014
    Three years ago this month, 1st Lt. Ashley White Stumpf was killed in action in Afghanistan. At the time of her death, she was attached to the 75th Ranger Regiment. Stumpf and two Army Rangers were mortally wounded when enemy forces attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device. At Stumpf’s funeral, Col. Mark O’Donnell, deputy commander of the 75th […]
  • Female Tech CEO: Egg-Freezing 'Benefit' Sends The Wrong Message To Women October 20, 2014
    Health Insurance, 401k, paid vacation ... egg-freezing?  One of these things is clearly not like the other. While Apple and Facebook's new benefit, offering to pay for female employees to freeze their eggs, seems almost like a joke, the underlying message that these tech giants are sending to female employees is more harmful than many might think.  Acco […]
  • Report Claims Over 90% Of Female Restaurant Workers Have Been Sexually Harassed October 16, 2014
    A study published last week called "The Glass Floor" revealed that nearly all female restaurant workers — an astounding 90% — have been sexually harassed while on the job. More than half of the women surveyed reported experiencing sexual harassment every single week, according to the study by The Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC).  “When you li […]

  • Financial Fear Factor: Do You Have a Case of FORO? October 21, 2014
    Over 90% of people admit to harboring a fear of running out of cash. Can you guess the most anxiety-provoking expense? MoreThe post Financial Fear Factor: Do You Have a Case of FORO? appeared first on LearnVest.
  • Match That! Companies Ramp Up Retirement Offerings October 21, 2014
    A survey finds employers are finally expanding 401(k) match programs, with nearly 60% offering this desirable nest egg benefit. MoreThe post Match That! Companies Ramp Up Retirement Offerings appeared first on LearnVest.
  • Smartphone Mystery Shopping: 3 Apps for Earning Extra Cash October 21, 2014
    From taking virtual surveys to snapping digital pics of products, secret-shopper side gigging just got easier with these tools. MoreThe post Smartphone Mystery Shopping: 3 Apps for Earning Extra Cash appeared first on LearnVest.

  • How Successful People Handle Toxic People October 21, 2014
    Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people?s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all stress. Studies have long shown that stress
  • What's the deal with the Women's Equality Party? October 21, 2014
    It’s pretty easy to feel demoralized about the state of women’s rights these days. Between #GamerGate, the Ray Rice incident, a persistent gender pay gap (77 cents for every dollar), and the Hobby Lobby decision, 2014 has not exactly been kind to the gender equality movement. It’s more vital than ever for supporters of equal rights to ensure that elected off […]
  • Send Books Not Guns: Malala Yousafzai On Nobel Win, Continuing Fight For Girls' Education October 21, 2014
    The youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize winner addressed close to 1,000 young game changers at FORBES first annual Under 30 Summit Tuesday.