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7 Women Get Real About Work/Life Balance

7 Women Get Real About Work/Life Balance

7 women weigh in on the ever-elusive goal of work/life balance.

Professional Women on What to Expect When You Tell Your Boss You’re Pregnant

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?

What Virginia Woolf Taught Me About Managing Emotions at Work

What Virginia Woolf Taught Me About Managing Emotions at Work

Or, what emotional labor at work and Virginia Woolf have in common.

Student Maid Founder Kristen Hadeed Isn’t Afraid of Mistakes

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.  

16 Tips for Work Travel, From a Globetrotting Expert

16 Tips for Work Travel, From a Globetrotting Expert

How to handle work trips with style (and sanity).

6 Women on Work and Motherhood

6 Women on Work and Motherhood

Candid conversations about the challenges and rewards of parenting while pursuing careers.

The Morning Routines of Remarkable Women

The Morning Routines of Remarkable Women

Five women share their secret to productivity: a structured, consistent morning routine.

How to Ask for That Raise (And Get Past What’s Holding You Back)

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.

11 Tips for Pumping at Work

11 Tips for Pumping at Work

From women who have done it.

How My Baking Hobby Makes Me Better at My Job

How My Baking Hobby Makes Me Better at My Job

On becoming a better digital product manager, one tri-color Italian rainbow cookie at a time.

5 Women on Being a Boss

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 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

The Many Faces of Career Crisis

Tales from women who made it through.

Let’s Stop Talking About “Luck”

Let’s Stop Talking About “Luck”

Do you attribute your career breaks to “luck”? Try again.

I Started a New Job 3 Months Pregnant

I Started a New Job 3 Months Pregnant

One MM employee on interviewing during her first trimester.

Business Reporter Linette Lopez on Money, Power, and Making It on Wall Street

Business Reporter Linette Lopez on Money, Power, and Making It on Wall Street

“The worst thing a journalist can do is be deferential. I’m not afraid of anybody.”

Get What You Want: 5 Expert Negotiating Tips

Get What You Want: 5 Expert Negotiating Tips

From Columbia professor Malia Mason.

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