Ms. JD Weekly Roundup: Week Ending September 13, 2013
The Harvard Business Review recently published an article about solving the law firm gender gap. The article suggests that gender pay inequity is less attributable to family responsibilities, and more attributable to the unconscious biases that drive the compensation system. So how can we fix it? Take a look at some of these suggestions! And if you're interested in another perspective on solutions, check out the ABA Toolkit for Gender Equity in Partner Compensation!
The Harvard Business School has been striving to create a more female-friendly environment in recent years. A New York Times article described some of these cultural changes, and explained why these strategies had mixed results.
Throughout our careers, we often find ourselves at the crossroads. A decision has to be made, and we're not always quite sure what to do. A recent Forbes article offers some advice about what to do when you don't know what to do.
Sitting behind a desk all day often means one thing ... weight gain. Looking for a way to keep off the pounds? Take a look at this fun desk exercise!
On September 24, 2013, Ms. JD will be hosting a conversation on women in law, leadership, and government with Kathy Ruemmler. Don't forget to register and submit your questions! You can find more information about the program and the registration form here!