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We've got the latest studies, statistics, polls, and research to arm women in the workforce with the information they need to make the decisions that will allow them to achieve success and, eventually, equal pay and treatment.

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Our Rights According to Brett Kavanaugh
What do we actually know about Kavanaugh’s judgement?
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Did You Kick Ass in School? You Might Not Want That on Your Resume
When a high GPA works against you (hint: it's when you're a woman)
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7 Things About Salary Satisfaction That May Surprise You
Little-known facts about how women feel about their pay
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How Women Want Companies to #PressforProgress in 2018
Plus: A simple thing you can do right now to show your support for #IWD2018
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Dealbreaker: 52% of Women Say They Won't Work for Companies Without Birth Control Coverage
The recent policy roll-back could have serious implications for women and employers.
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Are Companies Good at Responding to Women’s Concerns? 5 Facts.
What happens when companies ignore challenges women face at work? We're breaking down our new data around company responsiveness, how they respond, why they respond... do they even respond? And the broader implications for women’s happiness at work. Check out our findings.
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Sexual Harassment: Not Just a Silicon Valley Problem
One woman's harrowing experience with harassment at one of the largest retailers in the US.
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Size Matters: What Larger Companies Get Right for Women
We dug into our ratings data to uncover the areas big companies excel when it comes to supporting the women who work for them
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Ambition Gap? Think Again.
According to data recently compiled by Accenture, mothers who are still in the workforce are no less likely to demonstrate ambition than their childless peers, dispelling the myth that after childbirth women lose commitment to their jobs.
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The Hidden Dangers of a Half-Assed Mentorship Program
New InHerSight data show that high-quality mentorship programs for female professionals are in high demand and short supply.
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BCG Study Reveals Ways to Drive Better Engagement Among Senior-Level Women
InHerSight data on work-life balance contributes to a larger discussion on employee engagement, highlighted in a new study from Boston Consulting Group called “The Rewards of an Engaged Female Workforce.”
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New Study Reveals How Men Perceive Support for Women at Work
Men don’t think things are great, but they think they’re a lot better than women think they are.
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Women Now Feel Worse About Their Career Prospects
Professional women share their outlook on their career prospects in light of the election results
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3 Reasons Why Women Walk Away From Leadership Positions
One of the many societal changes sparked by the women’s liberation movement of the 1960s and ‘70s was a shift in gender role ideology. The new way of thinking was especially empowering to working women, as it opened doors for them to take on and succeed in high-level positions.
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The Best (and Worst) Industries for Career-Focused Millennial Women
Millennials aren’t willing to settle for less than the best when it comes to their careers, and research has shown that millennials are quitting and/or planning to quit their jobs in droves. One of the factors driving this is a desire for upward mobility that they just aren’t finding in their current jobs.
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The Truth Is in the Data: The Top 5 Ways to Recruit More Women
Before you update your career website or write your next job description, find out what women really value most from their employers.
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3 Things Women Want Most from Their Employers
The true definition of “female-friendly” benefits might surprise you.
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Are Non-Profits Your Best Chance at Having It All?
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Good Mentorship Programs are Kinda Like Unicorns
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Do the Men in Your Office Know It’s a Boys’ Club?
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