Monday, November 10th, 2014

 

Interesting Facts of NYC

1. Madison Square Park, Washington Square Park, Union Square Park, and Bryant Park used to be cemeteries. 2. There are 20,000 bodies buried in Washington Square Park alone. 3. Hong Kong is the only city in the world with more completed skyscrapers than New York City. 4. Unlike most major subways systems around the world, the New York Subway runs 24 hours a day. 5. You can visit most New York City’s museums for free. 6. It is perfectly legal for women to walk around topless in New York City (since 1992).Read More


Glass Ceiling Discrimination

The term “Glass Ceiling” was first discovered by the Wall Street Journal in March 1986. The Oxford Dictionary defines it as an unofficially acknowledged barrier to advancement in a profession, especially affecting women and members of minorities. Basically, the glass ceiling is a visible barrier that prevents women from getting promotions or going into a higher position at work. This barrier cannot be seen but could be felt when a person reaches at that point of a career. Hundreds of women and minorities that have the capability and experience are continuously being rejected from the managementRead More