Sexism, or being treated differently because of your sex, is a very broad term. At times it can be hard to determine whether workplace sexism is actually sexism or part of the normal work environment. According to women’s studies researcher Rosalind Barnett, “Most sexual discrimination in the workplace is much more subtle than blatant harassment and takes many forms.” Sexism could be as subtle as being talked over or not being given credit when credit is due.
Deciding to become a business owner is one of the scariest, yet exciting things you could do in your life. Having the courage to leap out into the unknown and leave the corporate world behind is quite empowering. However, you must cross all of your t’s and dot your i’s to make sure your business is a success. Here are a few tips you can use to get your business running and off to a great start!
Our day-to-day lives have been transformed by the sharing economy. From the gargantuan businesses of Airbnb and Uber, the sharing economy has injected a new energy into startup businesses. Here are a few tips on how to start and grow your own business within this new economic model.