Why You Need a Sponsor More Than a Mentor

Mentorship and sponsorship are often used interchangeably, but the two are actually quite different. The best description I've heard about what differentiates the two is that a mentor is someone who will talk to you. This is someone who will offer advice, listen to you when you need an ear, give you helpful tips, offer you encouragement…

To Reach Gender Equality In The Workplace, We Need Men To Engage

A few months ago, I met a young male lawyer at a diversity event hosted by a law firm. We began chatting about the Women’s Networking Group at his firm. He seemed to know a fair amount about what they did, but when I asked if he had ever considered becoming a member, he told…

Your Holiday Gift Guide

With the holidays right around the corner, procrastinators everywhere are scrambling for last minute gifts. If you're still struggling with what to get that #girlboss in your life, here are a few gift ideas that may help you out (all available on Etsy). Mug. Everyone loves a fun mug, especially if they're anything like me and…