How to Advocate for What You Want in Your Career

How to Advocate for What You Want in Your Career

You are responsible for managing your career, which means you must make an extra effort to speak up and ask for what you want. Advocating for opportunities at work so that you build bridges, position yourself as a leader, and maintain a good rapport with your colleagues can be challenging. You might worry about the consequences of speaking up — how people will react, what they will think of you, and how they will behave.

Why Most Life-Hacks are Bullshit

Why Most Life-Hacks are Bullshit

"An ancient Chinese text says, 'The way to simplicity lies through complexity.' I've learned that fulfilling your best destiny is a startlingly simple process -- but that doesn't mean it's easy." ~ Martha Beck

Are You Tired of Being Mansplained To?

Are You Tired of Being Mansplained To?

Are you tired of being mansplained to?

Yeah me too. 

As much as I want to include men in the conversation (I really do!), sometimes I get downright mad when they get on a soapbox and act like I don’t know something I, in fact, know all too well. It's patronizing and condescending, and I have little patience for it.