Education

How To Deal With Internet Trolls
An internet troll is someone who uses shock value to promote arguments and disharmony in online communities or stirs up drama and abuses their online anonymity by purposely sowing hatred, bigotry, racism, or promoting discontent between others. Trolls like a big audience, so they frequent blog ...

 

Have Americans become numb to school shootings?
This past fortnight two more crazed gunmen opened fire on US campuses. In Santa Barbara, a college town in southern California, seven people were killed and seven others wounded in a mass shooting and then at Seattle Pacific University a gunman armed with a shotgun opened fire in a university buildi...

 

MOOC - College and university courses online completely free
In recent years massive open online courses (MOOCs) have become a trend in online education. The term was coined in 2008 by David Cormier, manager of web communications and innovations at the University of Prince Edward Island. The first MOOC was created the previous year, at Utah State University. ...

 

The price America pays for education inefficiency
In the debate about US Healthcare, advocates for a more equitable system often state that in the wealthiest nation on earth, healthcare like education should be a basic human right. However due to some longstanding cold war fear mongering that attempted to draw distinct lines between Capitalism and ...

 

Harvard Business School Dean Nitin Nohria publicly apologized for the school's treatment of female students and professors
Business schools remain male-dominated cultures where men account for the vast majority of students, faculty, and administrators. Back in September 2013 a lengthy front-page article in The New York Times described Harvard Business School's efforts to deal with gender inequality. The story fueled a m...

 

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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.

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Shayne Duke
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Amy Rogers
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