The tech industry was recently called out as being one of the most
sexist sectors. It is now a well-documented fact that the industry is
dominated by white males. And according to a Harvard Business Review
study from 2008, as many as 50 percent of women working in science,
engineering and technology will, over time, leave because of hostile
So how much is your college degree really worth? Does it depend on the
college you attended or how much effort you put into your studies? Believe it or not, there has actually been a dollar amount placed on degrees.
There are many reasons why someone may need to take an extended leave
from the work force--from pregnancy and parenting to health issues and
continued education to reanalyzing one’s career. But once you
decide to re-enter the work force it may not be that easy. But there are
steps you can take to make the transition back go smoother.