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on : Friday, 29 Apr, 2016
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Georgia’s Gender Wage Gap Costs the State’s Women Nearly $12 Billion Per Year, New Equal Pay Day Study Finds

If the Gap Were Closed, Georgia Women Could Afford Food for More Than One Year, Six More Months of Mortgage and Utilities, or More Than Nine Additional Months of Rent Annually On average, Georgia women employed full time, year round are paid just 82 cents for every dollar paid to men – a yearly pay gap of $8,155. That means, in total, women in Georgia lose nearly $12 billion every year, which is money that could strengthen the state economy and the financial security of Georgia’s women and families, including the nearly 562,000 Georgia households headed by women. These are some of the
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Get Inspired at DARE TO WIN! Possible Woman® 2016 Leadership Conference in Atlanta on May 10

 

            (Dallas, TX) --- The theme of this year’s Possible Woman® Conference 2016 is DARE TO WIN! and attendees will be treated to dynamic speakers from across a diverse range of business sectors who will engage and inspire them to develop winning styles and attitudes. The event will be held on Tuesday, May 10 from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm at the Georgia World Congress Center, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd., NW Atlanta, GA 30313. Early Bird Tickets are $135 ($125 for partners/sponsors) and still available at: www.windenterprises.com. “We’ve got incredible speakers at one of