Resources

LDS-Focused Education/Career Web Sites (alphabetical)*

BYU Management Society | The Management Society provides a place for women committed to ethical leadership to improve marketable skills, network with other women in business, advance their careers, and provide community service. One does not need to be a BYU student or alum to participate.

By Study, By Faith | Short film series featuring BYU female faculty members produced by female BYU students.

Doves & Serpents ‘Parenthood Juggle’ Series | A series of essays about the authors’ education/job/career/parenting trajectories.

LDS Women in Business | Facebook group.

Martha Hughes Cannon Society | Dedicated to LDS women in science, technology, engineering, medicine, and mathematics.

Mormon Artist  | An online magazine covering the Latter-day Saint arts world and the intersection between art and faith.

Mormon Women in Medicine | A source of community, encouragement, and support for Mormon women who have heard and answered the call to heal. Facebook group of medical students.

Mormon Women Project | “Interviews that celebrate women who have made deliberate choices…to overcome personal trials, magnify motherhood, contribute to communities outside their homes, or be converted to the Gospel.”

Mormon Women Scholars Network | A place for women to connect, communicate, collaborate, and encourage participation in Mormon studies, religious scholarship, and related disciplines.

Mormon Women Writers | Facebook group.

Women in the Academy | Autobiographical profiles of LDS women academics–a series by Juvenile Instructor.

Women in Engineering & Technology (BYU) | Profiles and stories of current students and graduates of BYU’s College of Engineering.

Women in the Law | Shares news and discussion topics of interest to women attorneys in the J. Reuben Clark Law Society.

General Web Sites (alphabetical)*

Family Friendly Work | A resource that seeks to implement and improve family-friendly benefits in the workplace.

Strengthsfinder 2.0

Utah Women & Education Initiative | Serves as the “hub” to coordinate programs, services, networks, public relations, and efforts focused on moving more women in Utah toward attending college and obtaining degrees and certificates.

Books 

Achieving Success Through Social Capital by Wayne Baker

The Confidence Code: The Science & Art of Self-Assurance–What Women Should Know by Katty Kay & Claire Shipman

Finding Allies, Building Alliances by Mike Leavitt & Rick McKeown

Firestarters: 100 Job Profiles to Inspire Young Women by Kelly Beatty & Dale Salvaggio Bradshaw

Getting to 50/50: How Working Parents Can Have it All by Sharon Meers and Joanna Strober

#Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso

How Jane Won: 55 Successful Women Share How They Grew From Ordinary Girls to Extraordinary Women by Sylvia Rimm

Lean In: Women, Work, & the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg

Networking for People Who Hate Networking: A Field Guide for Introverts, the Overwhelmed, and the Underconnected by Devora Zack

Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office: Unconscious Mistakes Women Make that Sabotage Their Careers by Lois P. Frankel

One Person/Multiple Careers: The Original Guide to the Slash/Career by Marci Alboher

Wishcraft: How to Get What You Really Want by Barbara Sher & Annie Gottlieb

*If you would like to recommend a resource, please email us your suggestion to AMW at aspiringmormonwomen dot org.
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