Female grads reveal the worst things they’ve been asked at job interviews

Discrimination is alive and well… By Natasha Preskey Have any of your guy friends ever been faced with awkwardJOBinterview questions about whether they plan on knocking up their significant other? Thought not. “Do you plan on having children soon?” is just one of the sexist (and illegal) questions that women are often asked when applying for a job. Employment law …

Η κρυμμένη ιστορία της γυναικείας εργασίας

by Louise Raw It’s generally assumed that the history of women in the workplace begins somewhere around the 1950s, with blips around the world wars. Before that, we’re encouraged to think of women as largely domestic creatures, with little to do beyond “feminine” chores. In this we have been misled — and deliberately so. Women …

18 Badass Women You Probably Didn’t Hear About In 2014

1. The woman who launched Saudi Arabia’s first all-woman law firm. Stringer/Reuters Bayan Mahmoud al-Zahran opened the country’s first female law firm, where she’ll represent women and bring women’s rights issues into the courts. “I believe women lawyers can contribute a lot to the legal system,” al-Zahran said. “This law firm will make a difference …