Many challenges women professionals face today are alike. The hesitation to speak up at a large conference, the apprehension of presenting a new idea or simply asking for a promotion...it doesn't come as easily to all women as it may come to their male counterparts. Even when an even playing field is provided by the employer, the approach of women employees across all stages of their work life cycle may differ.
So, how do women support other women to overcome these subtle aspects at work? Crystal Martin puts it across in three simple points in her TED Talk.
Crystal Martin is the CoderGirl Program Director at LaunchCode, an education program designed to educate women in tech. She is passionate about equal access to education and believes women at work need to help each other more than seeking it from outside.
Here are three ways in which this can be done.