A Beginner’s Guide to Start Freelancing: 5 Tips for Women

A career in freelancing brings a multitude of perks for professionals, like being your own boss, managing your own schedule and the freedom to work from anywhere. It's a growing career path and the Intuit 2020 Report estimates that contingent work is expected to exceed 40 percent of the workforce by 2020. But women especially thrive as freelancers because they can establish their own career trajectory that’s not manipulated by gender inequities like pay, workplace sexism and sexual … [Read more...]

4 Things Successful Self-Employed Women Do Differently

As every woman has their own definition of success, there are certain actions and traits successful women in the world share. The female mindset is focused on the success and everything they need to achieve that. With 2016 considered as the “year where feminism and entrepreneurialism forces aligned,” it is now the golden age of female entrepreneurship as the rate of growth is at least 70% higher than it was in 1998. Due to the significant rise of entrepreneurship trends in women, it has … [Read more...]

A Victory for Women as Instant Divorce is Banned in India

“Talaq” is the Arabic word for divorce, which when expressed three times in a row by a Muslim husband to his wife in India is all that’s needed to constitute an instant, unilateral and legal divorce. Well, this has been the case until now. On Tuesday 22 August 2017, thanks to a continued two-year effort on behalf of the Muslim organization, Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan (BMMA), and the testimonies of five “divorced” women, India's Supreme Court banned the controversial practice of instant … [Read more...]

5 Causes of Injury to Women in the Workplace

Since the end of World War II, women’s participation in the workforce has increased significantly from less than a third, to 47% in 2017. Peak labor force participation was in 1999, with a rate of 60% of women being employed. According to reports from the Department of Labor, 74.6 million women are in the workforce, and these women usually work full or part time and are over 16 years of age. With women fulfilling nearly half of the job opportunities, it is important to see how gender changes … [Read more...]

The YOU-NIQUE YOU, Pre-Sale Book Launch – ORDER TODAY!

Do you feel your life is a bit out of control? If you want to reclaim control of your life, but don’t know where to start or don’t see a way, then this book will empower you. Little attitude adjustments will take you from “Victim to Victor!” Have you ever felt stuck and not know where to begin? Then, this book can be your answer and help you on your journey. Don’t be willing to accept a mediocre life when you were meant to achieve great things. Learn simple tips, techniques, strategies, … [Read more...]

Why Women Lack Energy For Work & Play

How do you know if your low energy is caused by underlying disease or is the result of lifestyle factors, stress, poor diet, lack of sleep, or normal aging? Or is there something else going on? Although it is common, fatigue can be one of the more frustrating symptoms of menopause. It can negatively impact many aspects of a woman's personal and professional life, and it can even take its toll on her overall health. Fortunately, by better understanding its causes, women can treat this … [Read more...]

Running a Golf Club: What’s Involved

Once a sport played exclusively by men, golf is now being played by more women than ever. An even more important development that's taken place in recent years is the involvement of many lady golfers in the running of golf clubs. However, there are many tasks and activities you need to be aware of when you run a golf club. Below are some of these tasks and activities. Course Management and Maintenance The quality of your golf course will often determine how successful and popular it becomes. … [Read more...]

Jobs Around the House: DIY or Hire a Professional?

When you start renovating your home, you’ll probably want to cut costs wherever you feel it’s possible. So, sometimes you’ll want to do some of the home improvements yourself. When it comes to putting up curtain rails or adding a fresh lick of paint to a wall, you’ll be able to do so with no issues at all. However, what about when it gets more complex? Do you still persevere and try to do it yourself, or do you hire a professional contractor? It’s a tough choice. Hiring a contractor can be … [Read more...]

Writing a Mission Statement for Nonprofit That Stands Out

Nonprofits have helped women find their place in society, but their work is never done. It is imperative that nonprofits continue to do all that good work and raise awareness about the most important and crucial issues. In order to be able to do that, every nonprofit needs to have a clear and well thought out mission statement. Its goal is to explain why your nonprofit organization exists in the first place. This is important, because if nobody knows about the mission, nobody is going to … [Read more...]

Older Plumbing Obstacles & Solutions

If you are reading this article, then you most likely have an older house that might be unlucky enough to spring a leak in the near future. There is nothing more disheartening to either wake up or come home to an indoor swimming pool you have not paid for or wanted. Even without a major problem, water leaks cost money; According to the EPA, correcting a leaky faucet or other appliances in the home it can save homeowners about 10 percent on their water bills. Research, Research, and … [Read more...]

Top 3 Tips for Designing a Gorgeous Home

Are you in the process of building a new home? Or are you thinking about redesigning your current home? Coming up with the best design choices isn’t always easy, but when you have the experts on your side you can trust their judgment and take advantage of some of their amazing tips. With that in mind, we’ll now share some of today’s top design tips with you right now. If you follow this advice, you’ll be able to design and decorate your home and make it gorgeous in no time at all. 1. … [Read more...]

Taking the Stress Out of Moving

Moving can be a very stressful event for all involved. Packing up your entire life and moving to a different location can interrupt your everyday life in a big way. While there will always be stress during a move, there are some ways that you can limit the feeling of being stressed out. Today, we are going to learn some ways to cope with stress so that your next move will be much easier. Hiring the Right Moving Company A great way to feel less stressed during your move is to get some … [Read more...]

The Rise of Women Drivers

It has been noted that many women are choosing to learn how to drive over relationships. Jean-Baptiste Limare, Head of Car Access at Admiral.com, said “young drivers are so determined to stay on the road they are willing to sacrifice fashion, fun and festivals in order to keep up with the costs. In fact, it’s even ‘road over romance’ for more than half of young female drivers”. Admiral also revealed to The Telegraph that, on average, women were better drivers. So why is it that, … [Read more...]

UN Women Executive Director visits Ukraine

During her first official visit to Ukraine, from 8-10 June, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka is meeting with government officials, parliamentarians, donors, women's groups, internally displaced women and other women facing multiple forms of discrimination. Her visit comes at a crucial time for Ukraine when the country addresses the effects of the on-going armed conflict and implementing an ambitious national reform agenda. At her meetings, the Executive Director is highlighting … [Read more...]

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