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Beat the Wage Gap: Strategies for Women at Work to Earn What They are Worth

Katy Caselli, Organizational Psychologist & Author

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10 Videos (37m)
    • What This Course is All About And Why It is Critical

      1:43
    • Why every woman at work or as an entrepreneur needs this course

      2:35
    • United States Laws About Fair Wages- Know Your Rights

      3:20
    • Women Don't Ask: Some Key Differences Between Men and Women at Work

      3:33
    • Why do Women Sit Back and Wait For Fair Compensation, While Men Ask Frequently?

      6:16
    • Negotiation for Women and the Perils of Acting Like a Man

      5:23
    • Negotiation Tactics for Women-Walking the Fine Line to Success

      4:14
    • How To Win During The Initial Salary Negotiation-Especially for Women

      4:11
    • How to Further Close the Gap- Winning with Choices

      3:16
    • Your Reading List and the Important Researchers Who Help Us Understand the Issue

      2:03

About This Class

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Let's understand the wage gap and take specific steps to close it through awareness and negotiating skills for women.

It has been illegal in the United States to pay men and women different wages for substantially similar work since 1963 and yet the wage gap still exists.  The current wage gap research shows us that women make about .80 cents on the dollar compared to men in the workforce.  Although some of this can be explained by the career fields and other choices men and women make, much of the gap can also be explained by a different set of behavior in the workplace, behavior you can do something about.  

I'm Katy Caselli, an experienced Human Resources professional, Organizational Psychologist and author of the book Building Giants.  Let this course serves as your wake up call.  If you are a female in the workplace you may exit this short course a bit angry, possibly with yourself, or with your organization.  What I hope is, that you will walk away with actionable steps to take to negotiate more effectively, to show your value to your organization and to earn what is yours. 

This course should take you no more than an hour to complete, but it could make a substantial impact in your earnings over your career. Plan to take make lots of notes and jot down inspiration as we go through positive strategies for change.

You can be at any point in your career, and even still in college to benefit from this course. 

In addition, Human Resources professionals who want to better understand the wage gap will benefit from this class.

Here is what you can expect at the end of this course:

Students will understand the causes of the wage gap and specific steps they can take to impact their earning power.

Students will learn several United States Laws that are intended to prevent the wage gap.

Students will practice negotiations and prepare their plan for future negotiations in the workplace.

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Katy Caselli

Organizational Psychologist & Author

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