Spotlight: Dr. Katie Bouman

Photo Credit: taytaydigong.com This week was exciting for all the space nerds out there (raising hand high)! For the first time, we were able to see images of a black hole. And, behind the amazing algorithm that made it possible was Dr. Katie Bouman. Dr. Bouman began her work on capturing a black hole image…

Getting Back Into the Swing of Things

Photo Credit: Pexels Wow - I have been seriously delinquent in updating this site. I knew it had been some time, but when I realized I hadn't posted since JANUARY, my mind was blown. Time really does fly. Particularly when you're starting a new job, moving out of your apartment, buying a house, fixing said…

Want to See Gender Equality at Work? Try These 4 Things.

Photo Credit: Pixabay When I was working as a Women's Initiative Manager at a law firm, one of the biggest projects I worked on was launching a Women's Network and a Family Network. These employee resource groups (ERGs) were an important part of our gender talent strategy. Through the networks, employees were able to put…

If You Struggle with Perfectionism, Read This.

Photo Credit: The Blue Diamond Gallery Yesterday, I came across a blog post by speaker, author, and leadership & inclusion specialist, Ritu Bhasin, that really spoke to me. In her post, Always Strive to Do Your Best, Ritu highlights the futility of trying to attain perfection. Whether it's at work or at home, so many…

Holiday Gift Guide for Girl Bosses

The holiday season is in full swing, and if you're anything like me, you're not even close to being done with your holiday shopping. In fact, if you're like me, you haven't even gotten started. Luckily, there is still time to get the perfect girl boss present for the ladies in your life. Here are…