How to Use Your Extra Time

COVID-19 has changed the way a lot of us live our lives: without bars, concerts, friends, travelling, or large gatherings, how are we spending our extra time? By no means is it necessary to fill your every waking hour with … Continued

5 Tips for Remote Work

As we all know, thing have changed a LOT since this time last year; one of the biggest changes affecting most workers is the widespread use of remote work. While remote work comes naturally for some, for others it presents … Continued

Montana and the 19th Amendment

State of Montana depicted in purple, white, and gold (colors of the National Woman’s Party suffrage flag) – indicating Montana was one of the original 36 states to ratify the 19th Amendment. The U.S. ratified the 19th Amendment to give … Continued

Why Women Matter in Politics

Why do women matter in politics? It goes beyond the question of fair representation (which, of course, is important) and towards the idea that the policies they help to enact improve social infrastructure and society overall. Women and men have … Continued

Is Nontraditional for You?

The U.S. Department of Labor defines a non-traditional career for women as one in which 25% or less of those employed in the field are women. There are still over 100 occupations that fall into this category from architecture and construction, to firefighting and computer … Continued

Montana Women Work

The Beginnings of Women in Non-traditional Careers in MT Note: Many thanks to Montana Women’s History Matters for the incredible work they’ve done over the last decade bringing MT women’s stories to the forefront. This article takes excerpts from their … Continued

Summer — Featured PowerHouse Profile

Supporting and connecting with other women has always been something that Jen is passionate about. She started a local Women Entrepreneurs group as means to network, trade ideas & secrets and learn from those that share in the same struggles & triumphs.

WFM’s 2020 Grant Cycle

The Women’s Foundation of Montana Awards $36,000 in Grants to Benefit Montana Women and Girls Grants support STEM programs, advocacy, leadership programs, entrepreneurship, and wage-negotiation classes for Montana women and girls HELENA, MONT.—The Women’s Foundation of Montana, a program of … Continued

Impostor Syndrome

Have you ever felt like you’re a fraud in your workplace? That you have no idea how you got to where you are, and that you just don’t belong? You are not alone. Many high achievers share the same secret: … Continued

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