Summoning the courage to negotiate your salary is hard enough - but when Elizabeth realized her employer hadn’t actually come through on their end of the bargain, she had to boss up again and again.
As Women’s History Month wraps up, it feels like every company out there is touting their commitment to gender equality - but not everyone is walking the talk.
Unfortunately, the gender wage gap is still a thing. So this Equal Pay Day we’re focused on what we can do about it and are celebrating the boss women in our community who navigated negotiation #likeaboss.
“So many women know what it’s like to be discounted, overlooked, and under-estimated, and I’m here to show you can turn that experience into something good.” - Representative Elizabeth Esty
Are you having a bad week, tough month, or stressful start to the year? Or are you languishing in a truly toxic workplace? If these symptoms are apparent where you work, it's time to take action.
Would you tolerate sending your kids to school every day in a toxic classroom? Would you stand by as your best friend was subjected to a narcissist boss in a workplace that literally made them ill? Probably not. So why justify putting up with this sick status quo yourself?