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Difficulties Women Face At Job Interviews

A new study in Psychology of Women Quarterly finds that women who present themselves as confident and ambitious in job interviews are viewed as highly competent but also lacking social skills. Women who present themselves as modest and cooperative, while well liked, are perceived as low on competence.
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Job hunters, don’t overlook your “soft skills”

Career & Jobs / Career Advice : Evil HR Lady (5 hours ago)

When you’re interviewing for a job, it’s critical to show you have the hard skills the employer is asking for. After all, who’s going to hire an accountant who doesn’t know accounting? But a new survey by CareerBuilder finds that hi... Read Post

Many affluent women lack investing confidence, study finds

Business & Finance : Money & Co (7 months ago)

Not only do women face a gender gap when it comes to compensation, they lack confidence about investing the money they do earn, a new study has found. Read Post

A new study in Psychology of Women Quarterly ... [Women In Interviews]

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (5 years ago)

A new study in Psychology of Women Quarterly explores the double-edged sword of being both female and ambitious. Women who, like men, approached job interviews with confidence and ambitious were, like men, viewed by interviewers as ... Read Post

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