gender

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NIH gives $10.1 million for gender-balanced research

Sep 23, 2014
How money for 'mice hotels' could improve medical care for women.
Posted In: gender, Health, research

On Twitter, addition by gender subtraction

Jul 31, 2014
What one Twitter user gained when she unfollowed men on the social network.
Posted In: gender, Twitter, social media

Why don't we like to talk about our pay?

Apr 8, 2014
An executive order will make it easier for federal contractors to discuss pay
Posted In: pay gap, pay, gender, federal contracts

The best and worst states on closing the gender pay gap

Apr 7, 2014
Wyoming has the biggest gap in pay between women and men
Posted In: employment, gender, wages, pay

Bringing more women into the startup ecosystem

Mar 25, 2014
The most recent class of Y Combinator participants is 24% women
Posted In: women, equality, gender, gender gap

I've been called bossy.

Mar 14, 2014
Does calling girls “bossy” discourage them from being leaders?
Posted In: women, bossy, gender

Is it getting easier to show emotions at work?

Feb 21, 2014
Traditional research shows women in particular receive negative judgement when they emote.
Posted In: gender, gender gap, emotions

Why women don't roar at work

Jan 31, 2014
A new study out of Montana State University sheds some light on one reason why women are not treated or compensated as well as men on the job.
Posted In: women in management, women, gender

Women stay in jobs longer than they should

Jul 17, 2013
Women can feel more loyalty to companies, and more guilt when they leave. But staying with one job for too long could cost you a lot of money.
Posted In: women, gender gap, gender, career, salary

Why is it more expensive to be a woman?

Apr 13, 2012
Women's pay may be on the rise, but when it comes to things like health insurance, haircuts, dry cleaning, and deodorant -- women pay more than men. A university study looks into the potential factors behind the price difference.
Posted In: women, men, gender, spending, consumer goods