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Creative Director Miyako Nakamura on Motherhood, Her Work, and How the Two Influence Each Other
Our creative director shares her thoughts on Mother’s Day.
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Introducing Our MMother’s Day Gift Guide
Whether you are a mom or just have one, you’ll find something to love on this list.
9 Tips for Effective Public Speaking (from Finding Your Resonators to Re-learning How to Sit)
I spent an hour with professional public speaking coaches, learning how to sound more confident at work.
On Email, Powerlessness, and Maintaining Sanity in a Pathologically Plugged-In World
Overwhelmed by email? You’re not alone.
Professional Women on What to Expect When You Tell Your Boss You’re Pregnant
Announcing that you’re expecting can feel downright awkward. How can we change that?
Professor Heidi K. Brown on Why ‘Introverted Lawyer’ Isn’t a Paradox
The Introverted Lawyer author on authenticity, blushing, and the accessory that makes her feel like Wonder Woman.
When All That Glitters Is Not Gold: Parenting Writer Magda Pecsenye on Dealing With Holiday Pressure
Parenting writer Magda Pecsenye on holiday pressure, creating your own traditions, and learning how to let go of an idealized vision of the holidays.
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A Semi-Earnest Gift Guide for the Unsung Heroes in Your Life
Inspiration for a few people who might not otherwise make it on to your list.
Tasha Eurich Has News for You: You’re Not as Self-Aware as You Think
The organizational psychologist and author explains how to improve a skill that (irony alert) you may not even be aware you lack.
What Virginia Woolf Taught Me About Managing Emotions at Work
Or, what emotional labor at work and Virginia Woolf have in common.
On Bringing Gratitude to Work
The workday is one of the hardest places to practice gratitude. And that’s what also makes it one of the most important.
Student Maid Founder Kristen Hadeed Isn’t Afraid of Mistakes
Founder and entrepreneur Kristen Hadeed shares her thoughts on leadership, managing millennials, and staying true to yourself at work.
How We Transformed One Woman’s Work Wardrobe in Bryant Park
Carly is a 29-year-old marketing director in need of a wardrobe upgrade. Bryant Park showroom stylist Nyjerah is here to help.
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The Curse of the Reply-all Email
Wishing you a happy Halloween week, and we hope that you reply-all responsibly.
My Unproductive Relationship With Productivity
On making peace with my to-do list.
Woman of the Week
Maven CEO Katherine Ryder Is Revolutionizing Medical Care for Woman
Katherine Ryder, the founder of Maven, brings the doctor to your desk.