Lady Boss of the Month: Kate Urich of Wildess

We can all agree the the current political climate is iffy at best. But one of the amazing things to come out of such a trying time is the surge of women joining together to stand up and support one another when it’s needed most. I caught up with Kate Urich, founder of Wildess—a collection … Continue Reading

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How to Start a Blog and Make Money Too – Blogging 101

Many people still think of blogging as nothing more than a hobby, a source of fun and information, but not really an income opportunity. The reality is that in today’s world, blogging can be more than a pass-time, it can and is a passion-driven, lucrative and rewarding career path if you go about it the … Continue Reading

6 Awesome Reasons to Get a Professional Mentor

Whether your 2018 career goals include finding a new job or finally getting that promotion, there’s one step that can help get you there. A professional mentor can help you refine your career plans – and put your career on the fast track. After several years in the professional world without a mentor, I now … Continue Reading

8 Time Management Tips and Tricks That Actually Work

Time management is vastly underestimated. When we set our life-changing resolutions for the year or goals for self-improvement, we all write things like eat better, save money, exercise more, have a better work-life balance, etc., expecting those items to be the changes that can really move the needle on our quality of life. And they … Continue Reading

Lady Boss of the Month: Lauren McGoodwin on Founding Career Contessa

The pressure of finding a job that aligns with your goals, strengths and passions has never been easy. Lauren McGoodwin, founder and CEO of Career Contessa, started a career resource hub specifically for women in 2013. It literally answers every and any career question you’ve ever had. Since she started, the site has expanded into … Continue Reading

Lady Boss Of The Month: Brianna Wiest on Becoming a Professional Writer

For many millennials, Brianna Wiest is the writer you’ve grown up with (She’s written thousands of articles for Thought Catalog, has worked as a reporter for Teen Vogue, and is the author of four books). She is the #LadyBoss queen of the listicle, a champion of mental health and now a poetry author. There seems … Continue Reading

How to Organize Your Job Hunt to Land Your Post-Grad Dream Career

As a recent college graduate, I was eager to jump into the working world. I was ready to take the world by storm, but unsure exactly where to start. So like most recent grads, I moved in with a parent until I could figure things out. It was during this time that my dad shared … Continue Reading

6 Ways We Can Actively Fight Female Stereotypes in the Workplace

Gender stereotypes and subtly disguised sexism still exists even in the most advanced of work environments. Believing otherwise is either naive or careless, because decades of male leadership, dominance and superiority cannot just be erased. There’s clearly a spectrum, spanning from outright expression of prejudice to subconscious mistrust and reservations. All levels, however, can be … Continue Reading

9 Tips for Balancing GRE Prep With Your Full-Time Job

If you’re working full-time and also applying to graduate programs, I’m impressed! But I also know that striking the right balance can be tricky. Sometimes, it can feel like you’re forced to make a choice: prioritize the present or the future? Working during your GRE prep doesn’t have to be an either/or scenario. There are … Continue Reading

5 Signs Your Job is Ruining Your Life: Struggling with Work-Life Balance

Managing a balance between your work and the rest of your life can be challenging under the best of circumstances, but sometimes it becomes nearly impossible. It’s important to recognize the signs that your job is negatively affecting other areas of your life and to take steps to bring about a work-life balance. So what … Continue Reading