An essential resource for any working woman, What Works for Women at Work is a comprehensive and insightful guide for mastering office politics as a woman. Authored by Joan C. Williams, one of the nation's most-cited experts on women and work, and her daughter, writer Rachel Dempsey, this unique audiobook offers a multigenerational perspective into the realities of today's workplace.
"Good but slanted heavily for lawyers"
Joan C. Williams, distinguished professor and director of the Center for WorkLife Law at UC Hastings, discusses the white working class voters who helped elect Republican Donald Trump as U.S. President, and why Democrat Hillary Clinton did not connect with them.
Bias against caregivers is surprisingly out in the open at many firms – and how it could cost yours millions of dollars.
With parental leave policies in flux, and not a lot of federal guidelines in the United States about what to offer, executives are often left on their own to design the right policies for their companies. Here’s a brief guide, to designing a leave that will both retain your talented employees and reduce the potential for legal liability.
Donald Trump can take on the pope without suffering in the polls. Bernie Sanders can promise free college and health care and never have to explain how he’ll pay for them. But Madeline Albright can’t trot out a one-liner she’s used for decades - “There’s a special place in hell for women who don’t help each other” - at a Hillary Clinton rally without having to write an apologetic New York Times Op-Ed about it.