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Financial inequality starts at home — here’s how parents can combat it

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz is a Certified Financial Planner and president of Charles Schwab Foundation. She writes that girls and young women still fall behind their male counterparts when it comes to a firm financial start in life. Young women are actually more practical when it comes to everyday financial issues – […]
Financial inequality starts at home — here’s how parents can combat it
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Watching the Democratic debate tonight? Here’s how to stop bias from tainting your view of female candidates, according to a professor who specialises in gender equality

Scott Dust is an assistant professor of management at the Farmer School of Business at Miami University in Ohio who specialises in leadership and gender equality. In this opinion piece, he writes that tonight’s Democratic debate will be an opportunity to push past subconscious sexism and to evaluate candidates on […]
Watching the Democratic debate tonight? Here’s how to stop bias from tainting your view of female candidates, according to a professor who specialises in gender equality
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14 things that child therapists wish they could say to parents

We asked a group of experienced mental health professionals what they wish the parents of their young clients knew. The most common advice stemmed from reminding parents how integral their influence – direct or indirect – is on children, no matter the age. For instance, parents often don’t realise the […]
14 things that child therapists wish they could say to parents
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‘Women don’t ask’ is a myth: Two gender equality experts say women aren’t getting ahead, and it’s because of how workplaces are set up

Andrea S. Kramer and Alton B. Harris have spent over 30 years working on promoting gender equality in the workplace. They have noticed that press and literature often focus on women having difficulties forging positive work relationships with other women, but often overlook the biases that lead to these difficulties. […]
‘Women don’t ask’ is a myth: Two gender equality experts say women aren’t getting ahead, and it’s because of how workplaces are set up
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Social media phenomenon Jay Shetty on his wild journey from monk to entrepreneur — and why he says being depressed is a normal part of a meaningful life

Dan Schawbel is a bestselling author, speaker, entrepreneur, and host of the “5 Questions with Dan Schawbel” podcast, where he interviews world-class humans by asking them just five questions in under 10 minutes. He recently interviewed social media phenomenon, entrepreneur, and content creator Jay Shetty. When making a big life […]
Social media phenomenon Jay Shetty on his wild journey from monk to entrepreneur — and why he says being depressed is a normal part of a meaningful life