Busting the Career Woman Myth
The subconscious pressures of the career women inhibits a psychological barrier for some women because of its negative connotations. These “negative” connotations of childless, middle-aged working women were instituted by the patriarchal work economy that regard working women as unable or “too busy” to hold a family or a relationship. This myth was debunked in the article after offering a number of ways to combat the pressures in the workplace felt by women everywhere. Waiting for the right time to start a family does not mean a women is incapable of doing so, it is just a female power society was not ready for.
For Further Reading:
Read on about the psychology of gender barriers here.
What other ways could we refer to working woman as instead of a “career woman?”
Hold a meeting with peers to discuss how women can encourage each other out of these subconscious pressures.