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3-Year-Old Aspiring “Police K-9 Girl” Teased, Gets Surprise Backup From Mass State Police

May 24, 2016 by

"A girl can be anything she wants to be, including a Police Officer." That’s what the Massachusetts State Police wrote on their Facebook page last week as the lead to a post recounting what two awesome South Boston Troopers did after hearing about a 3-year-old girl who had her dreams of being a “Police K-9 Girl” ... [Read More]

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Women Are Fighting Back Against Ridiculous Dress Codes That Require High Heels

May 20, 2016 by

Some women love to wear high heels and others can’t even imagine putting a pair on. Whatever your preference may be, the choice should be yours. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Whether working at a restaurant, in an office, or strolling the red carpet, women are ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: 10 Interesting Things You Should Know About Norma Vally… Our Toolbelt Diva

May 11, 2016 by

This Woman You Should Know is so many things... a seasoned veteran of home repair and improvement, the former host of Discovery Home Channel’s series "Toolbelt Diva" and a show on Sirius Satellite Radio by the same name, an acclaimed author, a proud aunt, a mom to rescue kitty Dexter, an accomplished cook, ... [Read More]

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Healing Ink: Tattoo Artist Runs Fund For Post-Mastectomy Patients Seeking Nipple/Areola Repigmentation

May 5, 2016 by

Amy Black’s passion for art began in 1st grade and her path to pursing it professionally started at the prestigious Columbus College of Art and Design when she was just 16, and eventually led to a career as an award-winning tattoo ... [Read More]

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Capt. Kristen Griest, One Of 1st Women To Earn Ranger Tab, Makes U.S. Army History Again

April 28, 2016 by

In August 2015, Capt. Kristen Griest and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver were the first women ever to successfully complete U.S. Army Ranger School, considered "one of the toughest training courses for which a soldier can volunteer," and subsequently became the first women to earn the prestigious Ranger tab. Today, ... [Read More]

Wage Gap Clock Chimes When 79% Of Work Day Has Passed, Signaling Women To Go Home

Wage Gap Clock Chimes When 79% Of Work Day Has Passed, Signaling Women To Go Home

April 28, 2016 by

"If women are paid only 79% of what men make, shouldn’t they only work 79% of the day?" In an effort to illustrate the gender wage gap in America, MTV recently unveiled the 79% Work Clock, a handy alarm clock that chimes when 79% of the work day has passed. It's a signal for any woman within earshot of the chime ... [Read More]

Site Engineer’s Entertaining Pitch To Inspire More Women To Join Construction Industry

Site Engineer’s Entertaining Pitch To Inspire More Women To Join Construction Industry

April 20, 2016 by

"1% of the construction industry workforce (onsite) are female and that's just shite!" Meet Michelle Hands. She’s a 31-year-old Site Engineer, based in Leeds in the UK, who has worked in the male-dominated construction industry for the last ten years. She doesn't claim that it's "an easy ride," but she does LOVE her job. ... [Read More]

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“You Should Be In The Kitchen Making Tea.” Why This Draughtsperson Quit Architecture And The Perspective She Gained

April 20, 2016 by

After accomplished architect Zaha Hadid died on March 31 at age 65, The New York Times asked female architects among its readers to talk candidly about their experiences in the profession, and published edited excerpts from ... [Read More]

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