There are women all over the world who work hard to set an example for others – to prove everyday that women are heroes, leaders and game changers. We all need to take on this responsibility as professional women. Even today, our roles are still marginalized in the workplace because of our personal and family responsibilites that are perceived to conflict with our professional lives. It is up to each of us to continue proving that we are as competent, intelligent and dependable as men in every area of business.
To that end, it is critical that we don’t stop advocating for equal rights, equal pay, and equal respect at the workplace executive table in all that we do.
This week’s FLORIDA TODAY guest author Beth Gitlin,executive director of the Women’s Business Center at Florida Tech, discusses Women’s History Month and those who dare to stand up for change. Read more HERE.