How Have You Narrowed The Pay Gap?

How Have You Narrowed The Pay Gap?

Today is Equal Pay Day in the US, which symbolises how far into the year women work to earn what men did the year before. In addition to pay, many women face different treatment in their careers than their male colleagues. If you’re a woman, what strategies have you used to close the pay, and treatment, gap?

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We’ve written about some ways to figure out what you’re worth and how to negotiate towards a more fair number, or deal with being treated differently than your coworkers.

Share your own advice in the discussion below, including your tip, how it worked out for you, and any roadblocks other women should expect to run into.


  • Interested so I can get my girlfriend whose an engineer to earn what she’s worth. I’m the same age and earn nearly double – and she’s definitely smarter then me. (I’m in the medical field however so crap hours).

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