One Year Later: Have Women Seen Change in Pay Equity

Posted September 2, 2013 by Marcy Twete in Women's Issues
Last year on Labor Day, we shared the powerful infographic below, describing a “Ping Ghetto,” a bleak picture of how women continue to remain stuck in mid-level positions and do not rise to the top of the corporate pyramid.

Last Labor Day, we asked you to have a dialogue. Are you ready to ascend to leadership? How will you get there? Are we really stuck in this kind of a “pink ghetto”?

This year, our question is even more difficult: what have you done in the last year to ascend into leadership? Do you want to be a leader in your company or your field? Are you doing what you can personally to get ahead and change your own “Ping Ghetto”?

About the Author

Marcy Twete

Marcy Twete is the author of "You Know Everybody! A Career Girl’s Guide to Building a Network That Works" and a career expert who believes in order to be empowered in your career, you must be surrounded with resources and a network that both supports and challenges you. Marcy began her own networking journey as a professional fundraiser in the nonprofit industry, honed those skills as a fundraising consultant, and in 2012 networked her way to nearly 1 million readers as the CEO of the professional development website Career Girl Network.


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