How Do We Address Unpaid Care Work?

How Do We Address Unpaid Care Work? May 9, 2022 Most of us know someone who grew up with either a stay-at-home mom or a single mom who worked while also managing the household mostly by themselves. It has been a product of our culture that emphasizes that women should work like they don’t have […]

Building a diverse team

Building a diverse team March 16, 2022 In recent years, we’ve seen the buzzwords diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) gaining popularity. Research unequivocally proves that all three elements are essential to the growth of companies. But what do those terms mean from a practical application? DE&I go beyond having gender, racial or ethnic diversity in […]

How to Change Career Paths

How to Change Career Paths March 15, 2022 Gone are the days when you needed to follow a simple trajectory of college, maybe graduate school and work a similar job for the rest of your career. With democratized knowledge – thanks to the internet – and the rise of online learning platforms, you have the […]

All about HSA’s

All about HSA’s March 14, 2022 If you receive health insurance through your employer you may have heard of a health savings account (HSA).  HSAs are financial accounts, not insurance products.   Participants enrolled in a qualified High Deductible Health Plan (qHDHP) can open and contribute to an HSA.  Employers may provide matching contributions to […]

How to celebrate women’s history month

How to celebrate women’s history month March 3, 2022 Women’s History Month is not just a time to celebrate the achievements of women today, but to remember the long struggle that women have had to go through even in the last 100 years to obtain voting rights, the opportunity to own property, get a credit […]

Ally Mistakes You Don’t Know You’re Making

Ally mistakes you don’t know you’re making February 28, 2022 Over the last several years, we have seen an increase in white Americans pledging to become better allies to people of color in their social and professional spheres. Often, we will ask “what can we do?” to improve ourselves, but as author Latasha Morrison puts […]

Willow Spotlight: Janine Ting Jansen

Nurturing Diverse Talent in the Workplace December 8, 2021 A leader and champion with the Latinx and Asian communities, and for women, Janine Ting Jansen has worked for several top law firms, Citi, S&P Global and currently serves as the Senior Director of Inclusion and Diversity, North America, for Teva Pharmaceuticals. The first in her […]

Negotiating Tips

Negotiating Tips November 11, 2021

Willow Spotlight: Marla Capozzi

Willow Spotlight: Marla Capozzi – Valuing Women and DEI in the Workplace by Willow Editorial Team October 6, 2021 Employers play a critical role in the financial well-being of most individuals and families. In order to create an inclusive environment, companies’ commitment to their employees’ financial well-being should go beyond providing their monthly paychecks. At […]