Don’t Compare Your Hustle to Their Highlight Reel

I'm a regular listener of the podcast, The Lady Gang, and they often repeat a phrase that I've found myself thinking a lot about recently - "Don't compare your hustle to their highlight reel." We live in an Instagram world where people post beautiful photos of their fabulous lives - their exotic vacations, their thoughtful,…

Stop Making These Mistakes on LinkedIn

These days, it's hard to run into someone who doesn't have a LinkedIn profile. I use the site all the time to search for people in my profession and stay on top of industry developments. I usually spend at least a couple of hours a week scrolling through LinkedIn, and in doing so, have come…

Five Girl-Power Approved Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

If you're anything like me, you probably spend more time than you should on social media. Instagram is my personal favorite, and if I'm not careful, I can spend hours scrolling through the feeds of friends and strangers alike. What can I say? I'm a sucker for a pretty picture and a funny meme. But,…

My 30 Day Mindfulness Challenge

Ever year, I make a series of resolutions. Usually they involve exercising more and eating less. Occasionally, I'll throw some travel plans into the mix. But, by and large, those resolutions fall by the wayside a few weeks into the new year. It's hard work to develop new habits, and when life gets busy, becoming…

Want to Get Ahead? Stop Doing the Office Housework!

Last week, the New York Times published an article that highlighted one of the most prominent, yet under recognized, gender gaps in the workplace. In Women, Stop Volunteering for Office Housework, we learned of new research that shows that women are 48% more likely than men to volunteer for "non promotable tasks," such as note-taking, office…