The Best Career Websites for Women
By Holly Reisem Hanna
I’ve been researching career websites, from the moment I got pregnant with my daughter back in 2006. Not only was I in a job that I didn’t love, but I wanted to work from home, so that I did not have to miss out on those tender years with my baby.
While my research didn’t land me a job, it did inspire me to create this website for women. My goal then and still today is to educate and empower women to take charge of their careers, so that they can live life of their own terms.
So whether you’re a job seeker, aspiring entrepreneur, established business owner, or simply looking to make a change — the websites listed below can help you to improve and advance your career.
Websites are listed in alphabetical order – enjoy.
85 Broads is a professional women’s networking organization committed to the economic empowerment of women globally.
Business Among Moms is a place where moms can connect, network, and find encouragement for running a business.
Career Girl Network offers career information, as well as networking and mentoring opportunities.
Career Intelligence is a career resource for women that allows you to manage all phases of your career.
Chic CEO is a business resource for women who don’t know how to implement their idea or are too afraid to start.
City Girl Confidence helps women identify and create careers more in line with their values, purpose and style.
Classy Career Girl helps females have happy, successful, balanced careers.
CWAHM a Christian website with job listings and spiritual encouragement for moms who want to work from home.
Daily Worth offers women advice on money, career and entrepreneurship.
eWomen Network helps women achieve business success.
Forbes Women is a branch of the Forbes network that offers information on leadership, career, and business topics.
Freelance Mom offers home-based business ideas and jobs for women and moms.
HBWM is a professional association and online community of parents who work at home and those who would like to.
Hire My Mom is a professional job board for moms.
Ladies Who Launch is an online resource for women in business that allows women to gather information and network.
Levo League is a career website cockpit for the first phase of your professional journey.
Mom Corps is a professional staffing company, that matches experienced professionals looking for flexible careers.
Mom Inventors is an online community and resource for mom inventors and entrepreneurs.
Mommy Tracked offers interviews with working moms, career advice and information for career reentry.
National Association for Female Executives is an associations for women professionals and business owners.
National Association of Women Business Owners is a professional organization for women-owned businesses.
Negotiating Women helps women and businesses to maximize opportunities through negotiation training and consulting.
Penelope Trunk offers real life career, startup and life advice on her personal blog.
Savor the Success is a business network for women entrepreneurs.
She Owns It celebrates, connects and supports women entrepreneurs.
She Takes on the World business and entrepreneurial resources for building your empire.
Small Biz Lady ends women business owners end small business failure.
The Every Girl is an online resource helping shape the creative, career-driven woman to experience her life better lived.
The Glass Hammer is an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business.
The Mogul Mom is for moms who want to run a business, raise a family and kick butt at both.
The Muse is a career destination that offers job listings, advice, as well as info on companies and career paths.
The Work at Home Wife offers authentic and honest online business advice for women who work from home.
WAHM.com has work at home jobs, articles and a huge online forum for finding answers to your work at home queries.
Women Entrepreneur is a branch of Entrepreneur.com that offers information and articles for women in business.
Women for Hire offers a wide variety of career information, as well as an online job board.
Women’s Net gives grants to women owned businesses.
Woman Owned provides online business information and networking assistance for women business owners.
Women at Work offers information for professional women who are reentering the workforce.
Women in E-Commerce empowers women with business tools, resources and skills.
Women in Technology is a professional organization that helps tech-savvy women attain their professional goals.
Women Unlimited is an organization that focuses on developing women leaders in major corporations.
Working Mother offers working moms information and advice for both home and work life.
Do you have a favorite blog or career website that didn’t make the list? Feel free to share your favorites below.