It’s 2017, and women are supposed to be equals in the workplace. For many, workdays are also filled with small and subtle reminders that the work environment wasn’t designed with them in mind.
Entrepreneurship is for anyone. Yet despite the narrative that all you have to do is pull yourself up by your bootstraps and become your own boss, the world of startups has long seemed like a boys’ club.
Even if “writer” isn’t mentioned anywhere in your job description, the ability to write well can be a big boost to your career.
Your career is a constant march forward. From one year to the next, you consistently learn, grow, and change.
Not too long ago, my husband told me that he wouldn’t be able to take our kids to the sitter’s in the morning as we had planned on. He had an early work meeting scheduled, and did I…
A few years ago, a Gallup poll determined that 70 percent of us are dissatisfied with our jobs. One big reason for that? We feel stuck.
More than 55 million Americans work as freelancers, a steadily increasing number that now represents at least 35 percent of the U.S. workforce, according to an Upwork survey.
Last year I went to my first work conference since I began freelancing full-time when my daughter was born three years ago.
Freelancing comes with its own unique set of challenges. The biggest one for me? Keeping it all organized.
When I say I’m a freelancer, people tend to think that I only work when I feel like it or that I dabble in projects here and there. That couldn’t be further from the truth.
Life hacks are the latest self-help craze.
We talked to 10 mothers to find out what it’s really like to be a pumping mom on the job.
You finally scored an interview for your dream job. The only thing? The interview isn’t in person.
If you’re looking for legitimate ways to transform a writing side gig into a full-time business, we’ve got you covered.
Few topics stir up as much disagreement in the workplace as the gender pay gap.
Finding your first full-time job is a heck of a lot of work and it can be tempting to rush through an acceptance once you’ve been offered a position.
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.
What is it about our occasionally-self-sabotaging brains that make us so eager to talk ourselves out of opportunities?
After having three jobs in three years, I learned that a paycheck isn’t the only thing that matters.
For all its freedom and flexibility, freelancing does come with some serious financial downsides.