If you’re not living under a rock, you know that the Wonder Woman movie has been busting box office records and garnering critical praise. I haven’t seen it, but if the reviews are any indication, this is one to see on the big screen. What makes Wonder Woman special and unique among super hero movies … More Friday Spotlight: Wonder Woman
A few months ago, I read The Feminist Fight Club by Jessica Bennett. In it, she describes the various difficulties and biases women face in the workplace and provides strategies to help women effectively navigate and overcome these challenges. If you haven’t read it, it’s a quick, yet informative read. And it helps that … More I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends
The last few weeks have been a bit of a bummer for me. I stopped working out and started eating poorly. I stopped writing. I let work pile up and missed silly details that should have been easy to catch. I haven’t read anything for fun. I just haven’t been able to get it together. … More Stop. Breathe. Reboot.
Last year, the film Hidden Figures won critical acclaim for its portrayal of three African-American women who were deeply involved with helping NASA win the “Space Race” of the 1950’s and 60’s. They were not recognized for their contributions at the time, and it’s only today that most of us are learning about their stories. … More The Hidden Cost of Hidden Figures
The Internet is filled with articles about the importance of finding a mentor. And it’s true; having a good mentor can be incredibly valuable to your career and professional growth. A good mentor will act as a sounding board , provide you with advice, and help you to build relationships. But, mentor/mentee relationships two- way … More How To Be A Good Mentee
I’ve been keeping a journal since I was 12 years old. I still have that first Diary, complete with a lock designed to keep out nosy older brothers. Sometimes I’ll read through it when I need a good laugh. Not surprisingly, most of my problems revolved around school and boys who I thought were cute. … More The Power of Journaling
A few months ago, I had never heard the name Alyssa Mastromonaco. I learned of her when I happened upon a podcast where she was being interviewed, and I had nothing exciting on my playlist so I listened. I’m so glad I did because it turns out she’s an incredibly bright, accomplished, and quite funny … More Friday Spotlight: Alyssa Mastromonaco