What I Learned From (Finally) Speaking Out About Sexual Harrassment at Work

I’ve been groped on the subway and touched inappropriately at industry events. When a man made a lewd remark to me while networking last month, I spoke up. Here's my personal experience, and what I learned about the workplace when it comes to being a woman.

What it Was Actually Like to Be the Only Woman at My Company

One woman shares what it feels like to get mansplained to about lipstick just because her co-worker’s wife works at Sephora—and other tales from a male-dominated workplace.

How to Cut Down a Presentation That’s Running Long (Without Having to Talk Fast)

Talking faster is never a good way to shorten a presentation. If you're down to the wire and you have to make some adjustments, here's what to do.

7 Simple Ways to Make Yourself Indispensable at Work

Your goal this year: Become the person your company can't live without. Doing so will give you notoriety, job security, and maybe even a promotion. Here's how.

The Best Advice for Procrastinators Who Don’t Want to Change Their Routine

Rather than trying (and failing) to force myself to stay on task all the time, I decided to plan for “mini-procrastination” breaks throughout the day.

It’s Your Fault People Always Misunderstand You

You may think you're a good talker, but if people still seem confused, it's time to take to take a cold hard look at your communication style.

5 Simple Habits That’ll Make a Big Difference for Your Brain Power

As we get older, our brains start to deteriorate. But, it's not too late for you to continue to stretch it—here are five habits that'll keep you healthy.

How to Be More Assertive at Work (Without Turning People Off)

It’s your job to ask for things, even when that's not your strength. Here’s how to be more comfortable with getting what you want.

A Professional’s Guide to Asking for Your Old Job Back (Without Begging)

You’re a few months into what you thought would be your dream job—but turns out it's not the right fit. Here's how to ask for your old job back (and get it).

How to Manage Contractors, Freelancers, and Consultants When You’re Not Their Boss

Freelancers, contractors, and consultants aren’t technically your employees, so managing them takes a different approach. Here's what to do.