If you want to make a career move but feel that the current state of the world has made it impossible, I want to assure you that is not the case. While there’s been a devastating amount of job loss, top companies are still hiring.
You’ve probably heard the disheartening statistics about the so-called gender wage gap. In the United States, women overall earn about 18 percent less than men, and women of color, except Asian women, earn between 52 and 62 percent of what white men earn. There is good news, too, though: the pay gap has decreased over time, and many states and companies are actively addressing the discrepancies. Learn what has changed and how this benefits you as a job seeker.