Career Women
In honor of International Women’s Day and Women's History Month, here’s a list of professional associations and networks, government programs, and nonprofit organizations that support women.

Know a woman (or a girl) who could use some support in her career or career planning? Share these resources with her!


Career Resources for Women

Professional Membership Associations & Career Networking Organizations

U.S. Government Programs

Nonprofit Groups


Leading Occupations for Women

Check out the U.S. Department of Labor’s list of the  top 20 leading occupations for women in the United States. Are you surprised by the following top five?

  1. Elementary and middle school teachers.
  2. Secretaries and administrative assistants.
  3. Registered nurses.
  4. Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides.
  5. Customer service representatives.

  1. professional development

About The Author

Amy Khokhar

Amy Khokhar is a senior writer for Kuder and serves as editor of the Kuder Blog. She joined the company in 2008. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Colby College and is a Certified Career Advisor™.