Guest post by Katie Parsons
Women who experience great levels of success are entirely too familiar with the old song and dance. Even when women push their limits and don’t give up, they’re at a distinct disadvantage in male-dominated professions and are often underestimated, underutilized and receive paychecks that are less than what they deserve.
Studies show that women must perform at grossly higher levels to appear just moderately competent in comparison to male counterparts. In fact, women make more than men in only seven occupations in the U.S.