Turning 30: Where should I be in life?

Turning 30: Where should I be in life?

I’m 29, so my 20s are coming to an end rather quickly. On one hand, this does make me feel I need to pause and reflect on the past decade and where I want to go with the next one. On the other hand, I can’t help but think it doesn’t matter at all. My...
5 Ways to Chill When You’re Freaking Out at Work

5 Ways to Chill When You’re Freaking Out at Work

Staying cool at work is essential. For starters, it’s critical for your mental (and physical) health to effectively manage work stress: according to the American Psychological Association, “In the short term, a stressful work environment can contribute to problems...
Should You Accept That Job Offer or What? (Part Two)

Should You Accept That Job Offer or What? (Part Two)

This is the second post in a series. Read part one here. As I write this, I’m sitting in a recliner eating chocolate Goldfish*. Somewhere along the way someone in product design was like “What if this was super hard to open and then the reseal sticker...
How Becoming a Mother Helped My Career

How Becoming a Mother Helped My Career

I’ve been researching, to my dismay, the “motherhood penalty” that women experience in the workforce. I’ll spare you the nitty-gritty details because it’s super depressing (and much has been written on it), but basically, women with children are perceived as less...