Ditch Your To-do List, and Try a To-done List
What did you do this week? Try a more positive approach.
How to Ask for That Raise (And Get Past What’s Holding You Back)
Alex Dickinson, the founder of Ask For It, walks us through her top five strategies for getting a raise.
Woman of the Week
Tiffany Dufu Wants You to Cut Yourself Some Slack
Tiffany Dufu, the author of “Drop the Ball,” on achieving more by giving yourself a break.
What I Wore to the Interview
Don’t let the outfit question stump you—it should be the last thing on your mind.
11 Tips for Pumping at Work
From women who have done it.
How My Baking Hobby Makes Me Better at My Job
On becoming a better digital product manager, one tri-color Italian rainbow cookies at a time.
The MM Forum
3 Women on Re-entering the Workforce
Tales of getting back into the game after an extended time off.
5 Women on Being a Boss
Making decisions when the buck stops with you.
I Moonlighted as an Actor—Until I Fell in Love With My Day Job
I followed my passion—and then found a new one where I least expected it.
The Many Faces of Career Crisis
Tales from women who made it through.
When You Love Your Job, But It’s Unmanageable
On scaling back—or going part-time—when work becomes too much.
Why I’ve Prioritized Career and Family Over Friends
A discussion about the challenges, triumphs, and paradoxes of your lives as professional women.
Let’s Stop Talking About “Luck”
Do you attribute your career breaks to “luck”? Try again.
I Started a New Job 3 Months Pregnant
One MM employee on interviewing during her first trimester.
Humans of MM
The Wild, Wonderful World of MM’s Engineering Team
Meet the brilliant engineers that keep MM humming.
Get What You Want: 5 Expert Negotiating Tips
From Columbia professor Malia Mason.
Lawyers on Their Interview Outfits: 13 Tips for Nailing It
Calling all lawyers: 13 detailed tips on what to wear to your job interview.
What To Wear to the Internship: 4 Interns, 4 Wardrobes
Congratulations—you got an internship! Now, what to wear? MM.LaFleur’s own editorial intern tracked four friends through their summer jobs in finance, law, and philanthropy.
Woman of the Week
Work/Life, Womansplained: weeSpring CEO Allyson Downey on Career and Motherhood
Entrepreneur and author Allyson Downey discusses the maternity leave trap, judge-y moms, and how to split up “thinking work” between parents.
How Do You OOO?
Pack your bags, lather on the sunscreen, and fire up your auto-replies: It’s OOO season.