Career

Are You Coachable?

Are You Coachable?

It’s not that you’re ungrateful about the good things in your life, but admit it: you lie in bed at night, beating yourself up about some failure that day.
The Downsides of Freelancing

The Downsides of Freelancing

Being a freelancer comes with a lot of perks. You get to decide your own schedule (which is almost always flexible), how much or how little you want to work, and what kind of projects you want to take on…

5 Tips for Dealing With Impostor Syndrome

5 Tips for Dealing With Impostor Syndrome

When I started at XO Group, I had just left my career in investment banking. I would often tell others how “lucky” I was to snag the CFO role, and I would promise my family, friends, and former colleagues that…

7 Ways to Reduce Stress at Work

7 Ways to Reduce Stress at Work

When I’m stressed at work, I feel disjointed, irritable, and sluggish. The most basic tasks become more difficult. Waves of overwhelming anxiety stop me in my tracks. I snap at others over the smallest things. I find myself eventually…