6 Questions to Ask if You Want Your New Boss to Like You (and Spoiler, You Do!)

Starting a new job is all about making a good first impression—and this means asking a lot of questions. While there are no bad questions, there are some that will boost your reputation better than others. These six are worth asking in the first few days and weeks if you want to get ahead.

One Engineer Explains How Relationships Can Have a Big Impact on Your Career

Is there more to the tech world than technical skills? Here's how personal relationships can help your tech career.

Ask a Working Parent: How Do I Tell My Boss That I’m Pregnant When I Just Started This Job?

Figuring out how to tell your boss you're pregnant at new job can be nerve-wracking. You know you need to share the news, but you also don't want to stress your manager out about your upcoming answer. Take this working parent's advice on how to have a productive conversation with your supervisor.

50 Reasons You Might Be More Privileged Than Your Co-worker (That You’re Not Aware Of)

Privilege is a social force that’s widely impactful, yet highly misunderstood. The best work environments strive for those who have less privilege to reach success as equally as those who do not. But in order to do that, we must first know exactly what privilege looks like.

You Should Steal This Relationship Tip to Resolve Conflicts at Work

Looking for a conflict resolution tip at work that will actually work? Well, this one might just do the trick if you're finding that you're disagreeing with your co-workers on projects and in meetings.

4 Myths About Mentorship You Need to Stop Believing (if You Want to Get Ahead)

I know you’ve heard it before—having a mentor is good for your career. But the idea of having to ask someone to be your mentor can be intimidating. But in reality, a mentorship relationship’s easier to cultivate than you think—just ask these four people.

5 Conversation Starters To Make You Sound Less Awkward on the Phone

Dreading that next phone call? These conversation starters will help you skip the awkward pauses.

My Boss Used My Grandmother’s Death to Get Me Fired

When the offer came in, the job sounded like a dream. But it soon came to a sudden and bizarre end. To this day, all I know is my side of the story. I have no idea why my boss turned on me. But that doesn’t mean I didn’t learn anything. And in retrospect, I could’ve protected myself better.

A Few Tips for Introverts Trying to Make Friends at Work (According to Fellow Introverts)

You’re about to start a new role. It’s exciting because yay, fresh start, but it’s also incredibly intimidating because you're an introvert and it takes you a little longer to make friends. Fear not! We spoke to five introverts to get the best tips on how to make this process a little more painless.

How to Know If You’re the Right Fit for a Tech Job

We all want that elusive and perfect tech job, but are you the right fit for the position? Read on for tips to on how to find the right fit.