If you are looking for a job, love to swim, and can hold your breath for a long time, you may be able to find work as a mermaid.
A new study from Princeton offers real numbers to back up a phenomenon all older workers know to be true: age is more than just a number when it comes to getting hired, promoted, and being accorded the respect of your colleagues.
What can one book do to improve the lives of working women? If the book in question is Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's "Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead," the answer is "a lot." And it starts by getting women to ask for the money they deserve.
Sheryl Sandberg famously says that there's no such thing as work-life balance: "There's work, and there's life, and there's no balance." In context, her statement is meant to inspire dedication to career and family. In practice, well, it can sound pretty terrifying.