Dealing with Mistakes Like a Boss (without getting fired)

Dealing with Mistakes Like a Boss (without getting fired)

Once upon a time, I worked at a high-end coffee shop. I loved it, but I was very poor and spent a lot of time pawning everything I owned to make rent. Other than that, it was a great job. I was a bit of a coffee n00b (I actually never drank coffee until a week or two...
Managing Without the Title

Managing Without the Title

I’ve spent my entire career not being a manager. (I’m dedicated like that.) But I sure as hell have expertise in heading committees and working groups no one put me in charge of. Eventually in your career, you’re going to be asked to sit on one of...
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...