#1. Women are redefining their career goals.
It’s been a well-documented fact that women have been disproportionately affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Women took on more responsibilities, made more career sacrifices, and suffered from more layoffs. A new, comprehensive study by McKinsey and Lean In details how stressed and exhausted many professional women are following the pandemic. As a result, women are rethinking what they want from their work lives: some have started their own businesses, others have taken time away from work to focus on their families, others are opting for new careers better suited to their pace of life. Others are just taking a career pause. Read more at the Wall Street Journal.