Career

So Tired! Why Women are Pooped

If you just yawned while reading this at work, I’m not offended. That’s because according to recent research from the staffing firm Accountemps a...

Ask for it–How to Negotiate Juicy Job Perks

Getting a job offer is exciting. You may have spent months pounding the pavement, networking and interviewing.  Now you can see all your hard...

Sideways: How to Add Another ‘Gig’ to Your Life

A good job is hard to find. But let’s be honest: Are things getting a little stale in the boardroom? How long has it...

Singled Out: Are ‘Unmarrieds’ Second-Class at Work?

“Always a bridesmaid, never a bride”; “Cat Lady” “Christmas Cake” These are some of the “nicer” monikers used to describe single women. Whether single by...

What an Angel! Women Investing in Women

I was in Sweden two years ago researching what women wanted from their bank. I heard a lot about things like ‘more proactive service’...

How Thinking Like An Entrepreneur Will Help Your Career

Entrepreneurs are celebrated for their passion, drive and ability to pivot when necessary—the sky’s the limit. But while these self-starting qualities are essential in the...

Job Gone: Words of Wisdom from the film Wine Country

Photo Credit: Netflix When you lose someone you love, grief comes at you like a tsunami. Intellectually, you know losing a job is not the...

It’s a Motherhood Issue: Fixing the Workplace

I’ve just finished reading two recently published memoirs—from Tina Turner (My Love Story), and Jill Soloway (She Wants It). They’re both terrific reads where...

Good Advice vs Bad Advice? Stories from 5 Successful Women

In my last post, I asked five successful women about the little things they did that had a big impact on their day. This...