Women's career prospects falter after time away
- Organizational Struggles of Working women in the Nineteenth Century. Gray, Barbara L. // Labor Studies Journal;Summer91, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p16
Discusses the struggles of working women in the nineteenth century. Women's demand for better working conditions and higher wages; Conflicts between women and men in the printing trade and suffragists; Formation of the Working Women's Association.
- Women in foundries--Something new? Schuck, Ellen B. // Foundry Management & Technology;Aug93, Vol. 121 Issue 8, p23
Features The Association of Women in the Metal Industries (AWMI), an organization of women dedicated to metal industries. Background; Purpose; Number of members; National headquarters; Adherence to antitrust laws; General meetings; Plant tours; Personal growth; Special events; Fund-raisers;...
- Thuds below. // Executive Female (0199-2880);Mar/Apr96, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p20
Presents information on women employees. Includes number of companies headed by women in the United States; Percentage of women employees removed in the Swiss banking industry.
- The gains working women have made. Hankin, Joseph N. // Vital Speeches of the Day;12/01/96, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p113
Presents the speech by the president of the Westchester Community College, delivered to the First Northeast Working Women's Summit in Washington, D.C. on September 4, 1996. Speech regarding the gains working women have made.
- Investors in People. Taylor, Lee // Adults Learning;Nov95, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p65
Highlights the Investors in People standard and the National Targets for Education and Training and its benefits to women in the workforce in the United Kingdom (U.K).
- A woman's work is never done. Hale, Angela // Ecologist;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p138
Reports that more and more women are now joining paid labor force worldwide. Share of women in the work force of Southeast Asia's export processing zones; Societal effects of women's financial independence; Degradation of women's dignity; Women share of unpaid work.
- Another point of view--a gender analysis training manual for grassroots workers. Parker, Rani // Women's International Network News;Autumn93, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p16
Focuses on the contents of a gender analysis training manual for grassroots women workers. Women's role in development; Provision of feedback to participants; Strategic interests and practical needs; Mural of learnings.
- Who's the best boss? // Marriage Partnership;Summer97, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p68
Reports on the results of the survey on the issue on working women. American women's preference of male boss; Preference of single-earner families over the dual-career couples.
- Workplace. Hanson, Cynthia // Cosmopolitan;Sep96, Vol. 221 Issue 3, p72
Discusses issues of importance to working women. Includes work management; Proper attitude in negotiating for a raise; Information on the work of female private investigators.