We see the ads (and yes, they are ads) everywhere. The Kardashian loving that weirdo weight-loss tea? Everyone from the Bachelor pushing those mirrored sunglasses? Welcome to Influencer Promotion 101. Celebrities get paid big bucks to tell us what products they “absolutely love,” on social media. But what does it really mean to be an… Continue reading So you want to be an influencer?
It pours. Yep. That expression is ringing true and I think it’s poured enough, if you ask me. For the past couple of months I’ve been working in Hell. Actually, I told my boss it feels like I come to jail each day (clearly my filter and ability to care what anyone thinks is long… Continue reading When it rains…
This Halloween I’m going as the scariest thing possible: A college-educated woman… who votes! via GIPHY **(Actual footage of me slipping into election booth)** Politicians have talked in hushed voices for months about the potential wrath of the College Educated Voting Woman. She is not tied to a political party. She makes up a huge… Continue reading BOO! All Fear the Resurrection of the College Educated Woman
Being the role of “Woman Who Cries At Desk,” was never a position I aspired to obtain. Yet that’s where I found myself after months and months of soft, subtle sexism. Each day my worth and contributions were evaluated through the lens of my gender – which means I never come out on top. For months… Continue reading Now Hiring: Woman Who Cries At Desk
Warning: Not all managers are created equal. I realized this as I sat across the table from mine – sizing him up. I was looking at him like he was a product on a shelf, which he basically was, as he spilled out corporate jargon about how he stood with the company [even though it… Continue reading Save your money: There is no deal in Cheap Management
Did you hear there was a debate this week? With U.S. Presidential candidates? The first female presidential candidate? YES, THAT DEBATE. 84 million of us tuned in to hear from our candidates but the biggest takeaways weren’t talking points or campaign themes. These messages had nothing to do with a candidate’s stance on Russian aggression and everything to do with the… Continue reading Winning and Losing the Debate
Let’s do this ladies.