Job Hunting After Two Years of Travel: Four Tips for Re-entry
Two years ago, I quit my law firm job to travel the world. Now I’m ready to re-enter the workforce—which is easier said than done.
Women’s Workwear: The End of the Office Dress Code?
It’s time to deepen the cultural conversation about workwear so that we can, once and for all, shift the focus from women’s bodies to their brains, both in the office and beyond.
Ballet Dancer Turned CEO: Rachel Moore’s Second Act
Rachel Moore was a professional dancer in the American Ballet Theatre until, plagued by injury, she hung up her shoes at age 24. Little did she know, it was just the start of greater things.
How to Rescue Your Office From Clutter (or Just Make It Look Great)
Is your office a mess? Boring? Or just plain ugly? Here’s our exhaustive guide for creating a sleek, professional space that’s worthy of the work you do there.
Mothers of MM: Superwomen in Our Midst
This Mother’s Day, we salute the moms in our midst at MM.LaFleur—and the small, impressive humans they’ve produced.
Mom Knows Best: Annabel and Donna Wick on Genes, Jeans, and the Psychology of Motherhood
What’s it like being raised by a celebrated child psychologist? Apparently pretty great. MM.LaFleur customer associate Annabel Wick would know.
How Waitressing Taught Me to Be a Stellar Employee
In classic New York tradition, I spent my early twenties working in restaurants to pay the bills while I chased my dreams of being a performer. What I didn’t expect was how much those waitressing gigs helped my career.
5 Dresses to Get You Through Your Summer Associate Job
Summer associates, we hear you: You need a few great outfits that will carry you through what is essentially a ten-week job interview.
How Women Really Say No at Work
We’ve all heard the lectures about setting boundaries in the workplace. But when push comes to shove, how do women really say no at work?
How To Work Remotely, Effectively: A Guide
Free yourself from the office—without falling prey to the siren song of watching TV on your couch—with these four tips for working remotely.
The Billion-dollar Idea: 5 Tips for Originality
What makes the special sauce in a billion dollar idea? Wharton professor Adam Grant investigates the sources of originality.
A List of 25 (Aspirational) Things You Should Have By Age 30
Because you need a real bed, a nice coat, and a go-to karaoke song.
Female Lawyers on Leaving Law Behind
What if you passed the LSAT, went to law school, scored a great job… then realized you didn’t want to be a lawyer? Well, you’re not alone.
5 (More) Truths About Quitting Your Job to Travel the World
So you think you want to quit your job to travel? Sounds amazing. But don’t be fooled—it’s not all motorbike…
Why We Love Working at MM.LaFleur (We’re Hiring Too!)
We’ve got a good thing going on.
Ignore Your To-do List: Why Play Makes You More Productive
Break out the adult coloring books!
Why Quitting My Job to Move to Paris Was a Good Career Move
Ever dreamed of trading your cubicle for a Parisian pied-à-terre?
5 “Desk Sweaters” to Help You Combat Over-aggressive Office AC
Because summer is the coldest season.
15 Style Faux Pas to Avoid at Work
When it comes to looking sharp and setting yourself up for success in the office, we swear by the following rules.
Work-Life Balance: One Couple’s Breadwinning Arrangement
Business school. Babies. Jobs. Moves. How one couple stays financially afloat through it all.
I Outsmarted the “Working Mother Industrial Complex”—and Then Opted Out
Why my “have-it-all” plan was flawed.