Level up Your Sports Experience with These Awesome Tips

More often than not, several people find it fun to watch sports games live and in real-time. If you are a keen game follower, the sports that are trending or popular players probably won’t matter. Nevertheless, whether you are an avid sports fan or not, here are some tips on how you can level up your sports experience. Watch the Game with Your Family and Friends While there are things that you can do on your own, almost everything is more exciting when spent with the people you care … [Read more...]

Why More And More Women Are Gambling Online

If you are die-hard gambler then you probably do not need anyone to tell you that more and more people are gambling these days. Every time you step into a land-based casino or visit an online casino, you probably see different people. Heck, the only people that you probably recognize are the dealers and owners. Well, a lot of this has to do with the lax gambling legal regulations and a lot of this has to do with the numerous online gambling sites available today. Whatever the situation is, you … [Read more...]

Marisol Ramos

Today’s profile is highlighting an incredibly strong and creative woman. Marisol Ramos is a graphic designer for Dronethusiast and she has agreed to talk with us about what it’s like to be a woman in such a male-dominated hobby and lifestyle! As we conduct the interview, her answers will be listed below the headlined questions. We are really excited to share her experience with you all! What made you decide to apply for Dronethusiast? I really enjoy flying drones! I got started in the … [Read more...]

Why Women Should Help Manage A Family’s Financials?

Dealing with family finances can be very difficult. If you’re not careful, you may overlook an important number and this can lead to major problems in the future. With that being said, you should never attempt to conquer this issue alone. Remember that you have assistance and you should rely upon that help. This is why you should get the women in your life involved. If you’re a man and you’re trying to handle everything on your own, things are going to go awry soon. The women in your life can be … [Read more...]

PM Urged To Do More On Canada’s Workplace Equality

When he entered the Prime Minister’s Office, Justin Trudeau vowed to push forward gender equality in the workplace. But not all diversity experts believe much has changed for women. There are no female CEOs on corporations in the S&P/TSX 60 Index, alongside the very low amount of women sitting on corporate boards. Just two years ago, women held only 15% of all board seats among publicly-traded companies. That’s just a 1% increase on the year before. While for years there has been serious … [Read more...]

How Women Can Improve Confidence in the Workplace

While it’s true that the workplace offers more opportunities for women than ever before, it’s also true that we still face a lot of obstacles when it comes to being viewed as equal to men in many ways. Crucially, one of these obstacles is our own lack of self-belief in our abilities and our worth. Too often we apologize for taking the lead or for making our opinions heard, and many women feel a sense of guilt for having a career while bringing up children. Both men and women face self-doubt in … [Read more...]

3 Main Reasons why there are Few Women Speakers

The number of women speakers across the world is relatively low compared to the number of male speakers. Speaking in public is a national fear that women deal with. Even though the majority of women have strong personalities, most of them cannot develop a “voice” hence are unable to express themselves through public speaking. The following are some of the reasons why there are fewer women speakers: 1. Imposter Syndrome A lot of women don’t feel qualified enough to speak on a topic, or … [Read more...]

Tips for Avoiding Enforcing Gender Stereotypes on Children

Gender stereotyping reinforces the concept that women and men have completely different roles in society, and that these lines should not be crossed. Women are often brought up in a manner that promotes qualities that are considered feminine, such as mothering, cleaning, and attending to the concerns of others whereas men are brought up to emulate masculine qualities, such as to be physically strong and athletic. While there is nothing wrong with either sex taking on these roles through … [Read more...]

10 Persuasive Essay Topics on Women Empowerment

Women are part of the most marginalized group, especially in developing countries. They are often left out in situations as small as homestead decisions up to large economic and national decisions. The unfair treatment has limited the potential of women who can excel in a diverse range of sectors in business, national governments and other sectors. Because of that, women shouldn’t be shunned out on any activities that they would like to do, but they need to be empowered and given resources to … [Read more...]

Top Tips for Success from High-Achieving Women

Being a high-achieving woman is easy as that is what most of us are - but being a successful high achieving woman is a different story altogether. It is hard to make a name for yourself in the world of business when the majority of the big industry players are men, and sadly, this means that some of the time women are just not taken as seriously, or we are paid less. There are measures we can take though, to make sure we stay relevant and are taken seriously for our knowledge in the … [Read more...]

Health Care Jobs That Desperately Need More Women

There is a monumental push to push more women into health care jobs — but the truth is that women already make up more than 78 percent of the health care labor force. This isn’t a misleading statistic; if you visit any hospital or clinic, you are likely to see an abundance of women at work: staffing front desks, maintaining administrative functions, providing nursing care, assisting medical professionals, offering social assistance and more. The problem is that women aren’t well represented … [Read more...]

Helpful Domestic Violence Resources

For many years, domestic violence wasn't taken seriously. Unfortunately, sometimes the victims of domestic violence weren't believed until it was too late. Domestic violence still occurs, but by raising public awareness, victims now have a voice, resources and options. There is still a long way to go, and many more victims who fear coming forward and speaking out, but knowing what help is available and where to go can give you some peace of mind. Hope is the candle in the darkness, and armed … [Read more...]

Nushu – a 19th Century Chinese Woman’s Silent Rebellion

19th century China was not a particularly pleasant place for women. Much of their existence has been summarized in the book, Snow flower and the Secret Fan, by Lisa See. This was the age of foot-binding (large feet were considered ugly), as early as age seven – a painful method of curling toes under the foot and walking on them until they broke and were permanently bent under. It was an age in which young girls were promised to men, primarily as a result of financial arrangements between … [Read more...]

Women Make the Safest Drivers, We Can Save a Bunch of Fivers

When Sheila’s Wheels burst onto the insurance scene, women across the UK rejoiced. It’s long been known that women are involved in fewer accidents than men, though insurance premiums didn’t accurately reflect this. Sheila’s Wheels, the car insurance company for women, was launched to put a stop to the inequality and offer women a cheaper, fairer price on their insurance. In 2012, the EU ruled that insurers could no longer charge premiums based upon gender. However, that didn’t stop companies … [Read more...]

The Importance of Sexual Health

Female empowerment comes from understanding and knowing your own body and being the one to make decisions about it. How you choose to live and what you choose to do with your body is up to you, but that means that you are also responsible for taking care of yourself too. You should be allowed to live as freely as you like, but we also want you to be safe too, so here is some advice on how you can stay happy and healthy: Caring for Your Body With female empowerment comes body positivity, … [Read more...]

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