4 Pillars of Negotiating for Career Success – Black Women’s Equal Pay Day

Black women in the United States who work full-time, year-round are typically paid just 63 cents for every dollar paid to white, non-Hispanic men. Women of color face unique challenges when negotiating, via their white female counterparts. July 31, 2017, is known as #EqualPayDay for black women because that’s how long it takes for them to earn what a non-Hispanic white male earned in 2016. While the reasons that the black women’s gender wage gap persist part of the reason is that they don’t know they should negotiate. As a black woman I was taught to be grateful, work […]

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