May 10, 2018
Things Our Mothers Never Said (But We Picked Up Anyway)
Team members share what they learned from watching their mothers.
April 27, 2018
Creativity in Every Job: What’s Your Professional Canvas?
We asked women in fields from finance to medicine about when they’re able to be most creative at work.
April 18, 2018
7 Women on How They Get “Unblocked”
What do you do when you get stuck on a project? MM team members share their insights.
March 29, 2018
Introducing MM.LaPurr, a Business Cat-sual Line for Professional Felines
For our next trick, we’re making cat-friendly versions of our bestselling pieces.
March 23, 2018
The Power of Going It Alone: On Buying an Apartment By Myself
Buying an apartment is no easy feat, especially on your own. Here’s how one woman did it.
March 16, 2018
7 Women on How They Tackle Email
How these busy and accomplished women have conquered their inboxes.
March 02, 2018
On Email, Powerlessness, and Maintaining Sanity in a Pathologically Plugged-In World
Overwhelmed by email? You’re not alone.
January 11, 2018
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.
January 04, 2018
#BetterThingsToDo with Actress Jessica Tuck
Actress Jessica Tuck shares her #betterthingstodo than shop for workwear.
December 08, 2017
Sarah LaFleur on Sexual Harassment and Building a Generational Bridge
Our Co-founder and CEO shares her #MeToo story—and expresses hope for a more equal and accountable future.
December 07, 2017
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.
December 01, 2017
In Praise of the (Grown-up) Security Blanket
A great outfit isn’t the only thing that can give you comfort. We polled a few team members on the items they turn to when they need a boost.
November 21, 2017
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.
November 08, 2017
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.
November 08, 2017
Nonprofit CEO Torrie Dunlap on Inclusion, Service, and Finding a Cause That Speaks to You
We talked with the nonprofit CEO about her work with kids, how she discovered her purpose, and how to incorporate service into our busy lives.
November 01, 2017
When Will I Find My Purpose? For Each Generation, the Answer Is Different
Millennials want to find their calling now, now, now. For Gen X-ers and Boomers, it’s sometimes a different story.
October 19, 2017
Expectations vs. Reality: What “Going to Work” Is Really Like
This one goes out to everyone who ever picked up a parent’s briefcase and pretended to “go into the office” as a child.
October 11, 2017
Amanda Nguyen’s Menu for Self Care
Amanda Nguyen created the “menu” to manage stress while advocating for the civil rights of sexual assault survivors through her nonprofit, Rise.
October 05, 2017
My Unproductive Relationship With Productivity
On making peace with my to-do list.
September 08, 2017
When You’re Late to Your Own Party, Here’s What to Do
How to feed a crowd in a pinch, from the MM team.
September 01, 2017
MM’s Guide to Fall: What We’re Reading, Seeing, and Doing This Season
MM staffers share their picks for restaurants, books, music, podcasts, and more.