Women are paid just $.80 for every dollar white men are paid. The AAUW Start Smart workshop is designed to empower young professional women with skills and confidence to successfully negotiate their first salary and benefits package. At the workshop you will:
- Learn about the gender pay gap, including its personal consequences
- Practice quantifying the market value of education, skills, and experience
- Learn how to conduct objective market research and determine a fair target salary
- Practice creating a strategic pitch and respond to salary offers
This workshop is open to all UNI undergraduate and graduate students and full-time enrolled students from Hawkeye Community College and Wartburg College.
Attendance is limited and pre-registration is required.