My Local Community and Resources

She’s not just a worker, she’s a mother trying to avoid poverty
Getting single moms out of poverty won't happen unless groups working on their behalf realize that they are dealing with a family. It's not uncommon to find a woman visiting a Head Start program for her child on one side of town while a housing office is trying to move that same family across town. ...

 

Most On Time Airlines
If you're hoping to land on time, don't fly domestic. That's the takeaway from a FlightStats-authored review of major international airlines, which reveals that foreign-flagged carriers generally have better on-time performance than their American counterparts. Delta is the only U.S. carrier to cr...

 

4 Essential Legal Documents Every Woman Should Have
While we’re constantly hearing about the perils of lack of planning for retirement and future healthcare challenges it’s also important to take some time out to make sure that you have all your bases covered if you were seriously ill or hospitalized No matter your age or income, you sho...

 

Women Are the Future – Certainly for Investment Advisers
For those who may not already have seen the writing on the wall - women are the primary financial decision-makers in most American households. A new survey by personal-finance site DailyWorth notes that 76% of women reported being their household's primary retirement planner too. While this is not ...

 

De-clutter your desk draws – 10 essentials
If you ever felt like you “live at work!”, you may find that your desk draws can clutter up fast.  Deborah Sweeney has some good recommendations to start the streamlining process by equipping your desk with these 10 essentials: 1) Chargers From the phone to your iPod, the death of...

 

  Mother's Day Link

 

What we offer

GajGal is an expanding community of mothers helping mothers. Our motto “Get a Job | Get a Life” is based on the belief that for mothers wanting to get back into the workforce, finding a job with “the right level” of flexibility, empowers working mothers to live life on their own terms and better control their own destiny.
GajGal aims to address this “new reality” through four core components:

  • 1. Job Search and Matching tools to streamline finding the perfect fit for flexible work arrangements.
  • 2. Access to Benefits that in the traditional work environment have been provided by full time employers. GajGal helps to provide a critical mass of members to ensure access to a range of benefits options that we are continually working to expand and improve on.
  • 3. Working Mother Community to provide access to news, blogs and articles of interest and importance to working mothers and a social networking community that working mothers can interact with and draw on for support.
  • 4. The Entrepreneur Zone is for mothers aiming to start their own business and expand on the concepts of working mothers helping working mothers succeed.

Success stories

GajGal Testimonial

Shayne Duke
“Using your Benefits link made it easy to select from a wide range of health insurance offerings and narrow down the various plans available that best fit my needs. Being able to make a side by side comparison of the details further helped me make an informed decision on a plan with great rates. The application is swift and uncomplicated”

GajGal Testimonial

Amy Rogers
“ WOW this is a fantastic idea aimed at a true need. I have had a hard time preparing to go back to work after staying home with my two kids for the past 4 years. I am so excited to start adding my requirements and get started on the search. The Latest News and Benefits are an excellent idea. I would come here to read this even if I wasn't looking for a job right now”