Are Internships the Best Path in 2013?

Internships are the “new interview” in the job-search process reports Forbes. It cites an Internship.com study that finds 53% of surveyed employers planning to increase internships in 2013. “At a time when 54% ...

10Q w/ Kelly Phelan

1. Name: Kelly Phelan 2. Current job: Account Coordinator at Soda Pop Public Relations in Los Angeles Past Jobs: Intern, then Front Desk Assistant for Much and House Public Relations in Los Angeles 3. Last sc...

10Q w/ Sara Hall Master

1. Name: Sara Hall Master 2. Current job: Senior Account Manager, MarketSense, Burr Ridge, Ill. – My role is to create and guide the execution of marketing strategy for our business-to-business accounts. Previ...

No Growth in Women’s Leadership…Again

Women’s share of board seats was stuck at 16.6% in 2012, the seventh straight year of no growth, according to researcher Catalyst. Also showing no change was women’s 14.3% share of executive officer positions, ...

The 9% Solution: Flexibility Without Shame

Need to energize the U.S. economy? Fully engaging women could increase GDP by as much as 9%, writes Sallie Krawcheck, a past president of Bank of America Wealth Management. To do that, companies must finally ac...

Women: An Untapped Market

Investing in “the enormous untapped potential of women is a strategic imperative” says Trent Henry, chairman and CEO of Ernst & Young Canada. The company has released a report titled “High Achievers: Recogn...

Why Do Its Employees Like Facebook?

Facebook is No. 1 on the "50 Best Places to Work" list. What do its employees say it is doing right? What makes for a rewarding workplace? Is your company or a company you hope to join on the list? See who made...

The Only Woman in the Room

Executive Carolyn Weidell offers smart advice on when and how to fight against gender stereotyping or bias: You are going into a meeting or getting on a conference call where you are the only female attendee, ...

10Q w/ Jaclyn Welstein

1. Name: Jaclyn Welstein 2. Current job/past jobs: Currently: Counselor at a Chicago high school. Formerly: Senior Media Strategist at Starcom (worked on Kellogg's & BlackBerry accounts) 3. Last school at...