Professional Development

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The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap (Spring 2015)

Updated regularly with the most current statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Census Bureau, The Simple Truth about the Gender Pay Gap is a commonsense guide that provides key facts about the gender pay gap in the United States. Read more »

  |   ,   |   February 03, 2015

How to Request a Speaker for Your AAUW Event

Would you like leadership training at your state or branch meeting, or are you looking for an expert to attend an event and share insight on issues you care about? Filling out this form online is the best way to request staff and AAUW board speakers for your event. Read more »

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A Social Media Handbook for AAUW Branches

This guide is meant as Social Media 101; it explains the basics, makes a case for why your AAUW branch should use social media, and then discusses how to get started. Read more »

Archive: AAUW Outlook

Enjoy reading past issues of AAUW Outlook downloadable as PDF documents. Read more »

How to Bring a Salary Negotiation Training to Your Campus

$tart $mart salary negotiation workshops empower college women to overcome the gender wage gap and teach them to benchmark and negotiate for a fair and equitable salary when they enter the job market. Find out how AAUW members can get involved with $tart $mart. Read more »

  |   , ,   |   November 16, 2013

2013 AAUW National Convention Presentation Resources

Download PowerPoint presentations, handouts and more from 2013 AAUW National Convention workshops, Special Interest Groups and National Office Updates. Read more »

Workshop: A New Brand You – Developing, Communicating, and Leading with a Well-Defined Professional Brand

A correctly defined professional brand makes certain an individual has identified, understands, and can communicate exactly who she is, what she does, and why anyone should care to remember her. Fortified by this knowledge and its resulting distinct competitive advantages, women will be equipped to achieve their professional goals. Read more »

$tart $mart General Information

$tart $mart salary negotiation workshops empower college women who are beginning their careers to overcome the gender wage gap and teach them to benchmark and negotiate for fair and equitable salaries upon graduation. Read more »


Behind the Pay Gap: Executive Summary

The executive summary of Behind the Pay Gap gives an overview of the findings of the widely-cited 2007 AAUW report. Read more »

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Behind the Pay Gap

Using nationally representative data, Behind the Pay Gap (2007) looks at what men and women are paid one year and ten years after college graduation. Read more »

  |   ,   |   June 06, 2007