Let’s face it — nothing about this moment in time is normal. The pandemic has shaken up our lives in many ways: many people are working remotely, others have been laid off, and kids are learning remotely while dreaming of the time when their lives can finally go “back to normal.”
Category: Job Seeking
The Day I Went Sleeveless to an Interview
Last week, I had an interview for a job, so I planned my outfit down to the last detail. I… Read more The Day I Went Sleeveless to an Interview
What Kind of Creative are You?
During an interview, hiring managers often ask cringe-inducing questions. Of course, these questions are designed to get an insight as… Read more What Kind of Creative are You?
Making the Rounds
I’ve been doing a ton of public speaking lately, and I’m always excited to do so. For some reason, it… Read more Making the Rounds
Too Junior, My Aunt Fanny!
Many freelancers realize at some point that freelancing just isn’t for them and they’d rather “go corporate.” No harm, no… Read more Too Junior, My Aunt Fanny!
Don’t Name the Puppy (and Other Rules for Freelancers)
Women who were single in the 90’s will remember a book called the Rules – this book had a simple… Read more Don’t Name the Puppy (and Other Rules for Freelancers)
Please Don’t Call me a Mommy Blogger
One of the terms I hate more than anything is “mommy blogger.” First of all, it’s insulting. Yes, I am… Read more Please Don’t Call me a Mommy Blogger
Long Time, No Blog
I’ve had some emails from readers of my blog who want to know why I haven’t updated it lately (shame… Read more Long Time, No Blog
All Hail the Queen
KFC is experiencing what can only be described as Hurricane Oprah. The identity-challenged brand has re-launched its grilled chicken product,… Read more All Hail the Queen
What You Should be Doing During a Layoff
So you’ve been handed a ticket to Axeville – population: you. Suddenly, you have all kinds of time on your… Read more What You Should be Doing During a Layoff