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Be Courageous and Take Risks

By - Last updated: Friday, October 26, 2012

One of the lessons I learned from my interviews with the Babes is to "Be Courageous and Take Risks."   An article in the Globe this morning, highlights this lesson. I noticed the article because of its title "Narrowing the gender wage gap" and its tagline "Young woman should be better trained in salary negotiation and income expectations if pay equity is to be achieved, experts say."   The article tells the story of Maxime Chin, a mechanical engineering student in Vancouver who bravely made a pitch for more pay when she received an offer for a full-time job upon graduation.   I think the article is well worth reading by women (and men) of all ages and stages in their careers, not just young women ...