Millennial Women- Can They Have It All?

Oh, to be a Millennial. We’re the generation who was coddled and loved too much. Driven from soccer practice to piano lessons, praised for each pirouette and finger painting. Well, now we’re all grown up and are trying to make a life for ourselves in the work place...

Would you like Fair Wages with that?

Last week, something amazing happened. Someone spoke up for what is right on live television, and yes we’re talking about watching Stephen Colbert interview Naquasia LeGrand. Twenty-two year old Naquasia LeGrand works for KFC and has one simple message. She wants a...

Bending Further Toward Justice

The long arc of the moral universe bent a little further in the direction of justice and equality with a recent landmark settlement in favor of a transgender woman who was fired when she told her employer she would be transitioning while on the job. While there is...
What to do if you think your pregnancy will get you fired

What to do if you think your pregnancy will get you fired

By Deborah O’Rell What to do if you think your pregnancy will get you fired. “Last week, I told my employer I was pregnant and now I think they’re trying to get rid of me.  What am I going to do?” Sadly, we hear this daily.  The woman on the phone is scared.  She may...
Are you a Victim?

Are you a Victim?

By Deborah O’Rell They were fired. It might have been through a restructuring, business was down or, simply, they weren’t wanted anymore. Sometimes, it’s not important how someone came to lose his or her job. The feeling is still the same… their job was taken away...