Career Advice Expert
Beth Braccio Hering has been a freelance writer for more than 20 years. In addition to extensive contributions to various Encyclopaedia Britannica products, her work has been published by outlets such as CareerBuilder, FlexJobs, Business Management Daily, Walt Disney Internet Group, and Chicken Soup for the Soul. Hering graduated from Northwestern University with honors in sociology.
How to Investigate Whether a Company is Female-friendly
Despite strides women have made in the workforce, not all companies treat their female employees with the respect they deserve....READ MORE
Don’t Sweat in Silence: Coping With Menopause at Work
An estimated 1.3 million women in the U.S. enter menopause each year. For some, this natural life stage happens with...READ MORE
Should I Tell My Boss I Have a Substance Abuse Problem?
Seeking treatment is a potentially life-changing event for women with substance abuse problems. If you have decided that it might...READ MORE
Women and Mentorship: What You Need to Know
Looking for an effective way to give your career a boost? Make finding a mentor a priority. While anyone can...READ MORE
How to Get the Professional Feedback You Need to Advance Your...
When it comes to progressing through the ranks at work, don’t assume that a lack of negative comments or the...READ MORE
How to Explain a Gap in Your Work History
Everything from experiencing a layoff to attending to a health crisis can lead a job seeker to have an employment...READ MORE
20 Best Careers for Women
The definition of a “best” career varies significantly by individual. Some women put a premium on salary. Others want a...READ MORE
10 Great Trade Jobs for Women
Think only men go into trade jobs? While males continue to outnumber females in many trades, an increasing number of...READ MORE