Dealing With Emotions at Work

Finding an emotional balance at work can be really hard. I have been on both ends of the spectrum (super emotional and extremely unattached). Of course we know that work shouldn’t be a place for “boo hoo” crying or letting our frustrations get the best of us, but we are human and many of us spend more time at work than we do at home. So, how do we assess our emotions and handle them in a healthy way so that we can stay professional and avoid a total break down? Continue reading “Dealing With Emotions at Work”

My Fave Boss Babes

Blogging is definitely not always easy. There are times when I am trying to outline a blog and there are 6 different ideas, two different angles, twelve reference links, and one empty brain. To be honest I am better about writing as though I was someone else and making up all of this stuff on the fly than I am about my own thoughts and experiences. When I find myself hitting a wall I do have some women I look to as inspiration. Continue reading “My Fave Boss Babes”

I Quit!

Have you ever watched a child try to shove the square block through the circle hole? You, and everyone else, can see that it isn’t working, but the child won’t stop trying until they burst into tears, throw the block across the room, and give up completely. We want to laugh and say, “saw that coming”. It is clear that the square will never ever fit into the circle hole. No amount of force will magically change the outcome. You may have chuckled, but everyone of us has done that before. We have tried to fit our lives into some type of mold that was never intended for us. Continue reading “I Quit!”