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On the heels of Equal Pay Day this week, SheKnows Media hosted an important conversation with no other than President Obama himself around women’s issues, such as wage equality, women in tech, student loans and early childhood care. However, as much as most of us are talking the talk when it comes to equal pay at work, can we really […]

Coffee Break: Can You Talk About Equal Pay at Work?

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  It’s Friday!!! I love the look of a nice polished jacket on week-ends to bring a nice touch to an otherwise casual outfit. My week-end pick is this bright 7th Avenue suiting collection jacket from NY&Co. The sunny yellow hue is perfect for Spring, and the fitted look with a notch collar is extremely flattering! This jacket is also […]

Week-End Pick: Jacket

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Many of us are dreaming of working for ourselves, building multi-million dollar businesses and leaving legacies to last well after we’re gone. Or we just want to get out of the rat race, have more work-life balance, spend time with our kids, and not ever have to deal with a micro-managing boss. And the fact is, entrepreneurship is on the […]

10 Tips to Build A Business While Working Full-Time

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Ooh la la! This Bloomsbury print swing hem top from Whistles “reads” it like it is…It’s bold, springy/summery, attention-catching yet sophisticated. It’s perfect to jazz up any item in your wardrobe, from clean straight-cut slacks to a traditional pencil skirt. You can even take it for a spin on week-ends with your favorite jeans. It’s $180 at Whistles! For a […]

Work It: Print Swing Hem Top

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President Obama met in Charlotte yesterday with working women to chat women’s salaries, women’s advancement and more, courtesy of media company She Knows and Blog Her. The town hall meeting with the President was moderated by Blog Her co-founder Lisa Stone (Blog Her became a part of She Knows back in November 2014). This intimate town hall was a great […]

4 Things We Learned from The Obama Town Hall with SheKnows

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We’ve talked about changing careers, and how challenging, yet incredibly motivating that can be. Yet, while you’re planning on ¬†making a change in your current situation, would it help or hinder you to share your plans with your boss? My $0.05: I’ve seen both sides of the coin on this one. I’ve witnessed on one hand, incredibly supportive managers who’ve […]

Coffee Break: Should You Tell Your Current Boss You’re Planning to Change Careers?

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This printed wrap dress from The Limited had me at “hello gorgeous”! Loving the romantic print of this dress, and most of all, the extra comfort! The elastic waist still cinches in your waist while still allowing you not to miss “Taco Tuesday”! It’s 98$ at The Limited! I’d probably add a belt to this elegant dress, to up the […]

Work It: Wrap Dress

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My friend A. has officially set up a date to quit her corporate job to follow her dream of becoming a life coach. While many may envy her determination and the ¬†undeniable pep in her step and renewed gusto for life, I know she didn’t just jump from one career to the next without any pain. As a matter of […]

6 Steps to Go From Corporate to Called

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Happy Sunday beautiful people! It’s sunny and bright on this side on the blogosphere, Spring’s officially here, and I’ve got a pep in my step with all this good weather (yes, and my weekly news update is late too, I apologize)…So before I go ahead and jinx all this weather and mood goodness, here are the headlines that made my […]

The 411: Weekly News Update

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For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love, and of self-discipline. – ¬†2 Timothy 1:7 What are you afraid of? What keeps you up at night, tossing and turning? What’s the one thing, person or habit you’re terrified of losing? Most of us have fears, deep-seated fears, stuff we don’t necessarily […]

L’Edito: What Are You Afraid Of? (And Ghosts Don’t Count Either…)

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Don't forget to Leave a comment!One of our most common career fears is not finding a job well suited for us, or missing out on a great job out there that could just be the “It” job for us…Well, fear no more, there’s an app for that! Hidden Jobs is not your regular job hunting app, in that it looks […]

Afraid to Miss out on A Great Job? There’s An App for That…

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So what do you think? Leave a comment and let me know!I love love this geo eyelet skirt from LOFT (which by the way is having a fantastic 50% Spring Styles sale)! It speaks all kinds of “Spring-esque” things to me, what with the bright color, the charming eyelet pattern, and the feminine, modern midi shape. Love, love, love… Even […]

Work It: Geo Eyelet Skirt

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We’re all about analyzing our fears at work this week. Speaking of, we’ve been wondering about the gripping fear of losing your job, and how it impacts your life. You know, that sense you may be let go at any minute, because the culture of the company is rather “unforgiving”. Or the chest-tightening feeling you get when massive layoffs are […]

Is the Fear of Losing Your Job Ruining Your Life?