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Cubicles to Cocktails: Money Talks— Know Your Worth Then Add Tax

Equal Pay Day is the symbolic day when women’s earnings “catch up” to men’s earnings from the previous year. Equal Pay Day 2018 was acknowledged on April 10 this year. Equal Pay Day is a powerful occasion to raise awareness about and organize action around the gender pay gap in your community. Though the fight to shrink the gender pay gap persists, most action is hyper-focused on the "80 cents to every man's dollar" that white women earn. However, for most women of color, our Equal Pay Day occurs months later: Black Women's Equal Pay Day occurs on August 7; Native Women's on September 27; and Latinas' on November 1.

Join Freeing She at the upcoming Cubicles to Cocktails soirée to discuss pay equity, salary negotiation, and building generational wealth.

6:00 to 6:30 PM     Networking Soirée
6:30 to 8:00 PM     Open Forum Discussion hosted by Christa Clarke with special guest Julia Rock
8:00 to 9:00 PM     Networking + smaller discussions continue


Actionable Insights You Will Gain:

  • Understand what behaviors and mindsets may be holding us back from earning our worth

  • How to navigate salary negotiations and understand your market value

  • Ways to build mutually beneficial collaborations and sponsorships

  • Understand the "money mindsets" in minority communities that influence generational wealth

  • Strategies on how we can better advocate for ourselves and our community

About the Host & Special Guest:


Christa Clarke is a project manager specializing in healthcare operations and curriculum development. She is the Founder + Chief Creator of Freeing She and Host of Cubicles to Cocktails. Christa started Freeing She with the intention to provide women the tools and resources to flourish in their careers + life.


Julia Rock is a certified professional resume writer, employment interview professional, and career consultant. She is also a finance and accounting professional with international experience. Julia launched Rock Career Development to help job seekers and career changers take the guesswork out of the job search process and reach their career goals.