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Insight & Commentary Articles

Lived experience is the best teacher. Hear insights and commentary from real women in the workforce. They've got stories, experience, and advice to help you in your career.

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My Not-Hard-or-Fast Rules for Work-Life Balance
A candid reflection on how I set (and don’t set) boundaries
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10 Awesome War Heroines You’ve Probably Never Heard Of
You probably don’t know these names, but you definitely should.
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Viola Davis and the Corduroy Comeback
The award-winning actress has written a sequel to the children’s book
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When Womanhood Means Constantly Looking Over Your Shoulder
Even on vacation, we have to keep our guards up.
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Don't Apologize For Being an Angry Feminist
Anger drives activism.
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6 Surprising High-Paying College Majors
Think outside the box this semester for a high salary after you graduate
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8 Ways Women Are Helping Women at Work
How women in the InHerSight community lift each other up
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How Many Male Allies Do You Have at Work?
Women’s issues are everyone’s issues
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5 Alternatives to the Same Old Coffee Meeting
Skip the coffee. Take your next business meeting to the ice cream parlor instead.
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I Asked Some Women If They’ve Ever Cried at Work. Here’s What I Learned
More have done it than you think, and fewer judge than you might expect
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5 Quirky Jobs You’ll Be Surprised People Get Paid For
You do what for a living?!
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I Am a Failure
Turns out life doesn’t just abruptly end when you fail
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Career Lessons from the Fabulous Women of 'The Bold Type'
We’re serving up our favorite office reminders from this show’s fearless characters
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Self-Affirmation: Spells We Can All Get Behind
Put your phone in the other room, light some candles, and get the coven together. We’re about to work some self-love magic, ladies.
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9 of the Best Biographical and Woman-Centric Documentaries on Netflix
Streamable windows into the world of women from all walks of life
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Why Diverse Movies Are Outperforming at the Box Office
Crazy Rich Asians, Black Panther, Girls Trip, and the road ahead
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15 Insanely Relatable Hermione Granger Quotes (Plus 1 Surprise Guest)
Hermione on knowing your worth, dating egocentric guys, conquering fear, and more
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Dear Employers: I Won’t Act Like a Man
Companies need to value and reward how women lead and contribute
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Back-to-School for the Kids and Back to the Job Hunt for You
Brush off your resume and get ready to crush it
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Uber Lawsuits Reveal Sexism in the Startup World
Disruptive? Sure. Progressive? Not so much.
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