Women Champion Change

 IN CELEBRATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY, WOMEN CHAMPION FOR CHANGE IN NEWSROOMS PRESS FORWARD ANNOUNCES NEW WEBSITE AND LAUNCH EVENT PBS NewsHour’s Judy Woodruff to moderate panel on “Rules of Engagement: Creating Safe and Fair Newsrooms” at the National Press Club in Washington DC on March 13th WASHINGTON DC, March 8, 2018 – On International Women’s Day, Press Forward, an initiative … Read More

Guidance for a Newsroom Leader

Journalism is a calling, and getting a story to print or air requires a strong team and sometimes nothing short of a miracle. Newsrooms have a unique challenge in that they operate under intense deadlines with limited room for mistakes. Journalists can also be demanding – it’s what makes them so effective at their jobs! Balancing this unique environment while … Read More

Rules of Engagement

Press Forward believes both men and women should feel safe to work together. We understand a lot of guys are feeling a bit unsafe right now, or worried they may have said something that will land them in HR. Don’t worry, we love guys. And we will help you find the lines in any grey areas so that everyone can … Read More

If You’re Being Harassed

When faced with sexual harassment in the workplace, most of us don’t have the training to know what to do or say when it happens.  Many times we are shocked and rendered speechless, or comply with their requests because we don’t know how to say “no” to a person who holds the power over our careers.  Press Forward Board of … Read More

Defining Sexual Harassment

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace—What You Need to Know Sexual Harassment Is… Sexual harassment is a form of illegal sex discrimination that violates federal and state law. Title VII of the federal Civil Rights Act applies to employers with 15 or more employees; similar state laws can apply to employers with as few as two employees. So more likely than not, your … Read More