Welcome, Womxn of MIT!

Welcome to the Womxn career community! This channel hosts career resources, advice, opportunities and news for women and those identifying as women. CAPD understands your gender identity affects your career planning and job search experience, and we are here to help you at any stage in your career journey. Take a look at the resources below, and schedule individual appointments with CAPD advisors to discuss your specific questions.


Penny Finance

Penny Finance is a digital financial mentor and blog. We want every woman who doesn’t have a financial mentor to have Penny, and for Penny to move the needle on how young women begin investing.

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Career Contessa

We help women be more fulfilled, healthy, and successful at work through a platform that engages our readers throughout their careers and evolves with them as they grow. We help women cultivate successful careers through expert advice, interviews, and videos, …

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In Her Sight

Millions of women use InHerSight to make better, more informed decisions about their careers. The largest company reviews platform for women, we leverage data for more than 150k companies in the U.S. to help women find companies and jobs where …

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Clever Girl Finance

Clever Girl Finance, started by Bola Sokunbi, is a financial education platform aimed at providing women with financial guidance through easy to digest courses, one-on-one mentorship, and an incredibly supportive community.

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Women of Influence

Women of Influence is one of North America’s leading organizations offering solutions for workplace gender equality and women’s advancement. Through their global events, digital media, signature awards, and consulting, Women of Influence reaches a diverse community of professionals across Canada …

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Career Resources

Survival Guide for Women of Color

How to protect your bright mind from the drain of everyday racism you may encounter in academic life.

The New York Times: The Working Woman’s Handbook

Check out this collection of articles from the New York Times addressing women in the workplace.

“The workplace still isn’t …

Career Advising and Professional Development (CAPD) is dedicated to helping all MIT students and postdocs in the pursuit of their …

A series of 4 short videos to help women in negotiating