Ever Feel Like a Fraud? You're in Good Company.

Ever Feel Like a Fraud? You're in Good Company.

Have you ever felt like a phony? Like a fraud? Like you didn't know what the hell you were doing or how you got to a point in your career? You knew you got there legitimately but either you were damn lucky, or someone made a mistake. And as soon as they found out you didn't know what the hell you were doing…

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Work at Home: How to Set Goals to Change the Way You Work in the New Year

Work at Home: How to Set Goals to Change the Way You Work in the New Year

It seems I'm getting a lot more questions about how to effectively work from home. I think many young professionals ask for advice even though they know what to do, but often get too wrapped up in their work, or too distracted to be successful. As a result, their work-life balance tends to…

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Use this Tool to Take the Guesswork Out of Your Holiday Planning and Promotions in the New Year

Use this Tool to Take the Guesswork Out of Your  Holiday Planning and Promotions in the New Year

If you are anything like me, you stay busy with work, day-to-day business and the career goals you set. Trying to keep up with all the holidays throughout the year is a colossal task that often gets overlooked. Reading this article will help. I typically miss a few holidays each year and along with it…

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Stop Trying to Prove How Hard You Work From Home and Do This Instead

Stop Trying to Prove How Hard You Work From Home and Do This Instead

After working from home for almost ten years, interacting with WAH colleagues and having direct reports that work remotely, I have some advice for you (hence this article). My advice? Quit trying so hard to prove you are actually working in your home office and get some balance in your work day and your life.

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How to Easily Write the Perfect Sentiments in your Holiday Cards this Year

How to Easily Write the Perfect Sentiments in your Holiday Cards this Year

Let me give you some advice. Just because I am going to be late sending my holiday cards this year, doesn’t mean you should be late sending yours! So, if you are procrastinating about which greeting card to buy (for work colleagues, clients or customers), how to sign the cards or anything else about holiday card etiquette…

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How to Ensure More Responsible Drinking During the Holiday Office Party

How to Ensure More Responsible Drinking During the Holiday Office Party

The holidays, celebrations, big announcements at the office are all great reasons to gather at work and perhaps eat—and have a drink or two. Unfortunately, too many people overdo it at these events and jeopardize their career so Your Office Mom wanted to share some advice in this article.

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Do's and Don'ts That Help You Survive and Shine at the Office Holiday Party

Do's and Don'ts That Help You Survive and Shine at the Office Holiday Party

Love them or hate them, holiday work parties are part of the world of work. And, as a member of that world, learning how to navigate the work party scene is important for your career. It seems only fitting that Your Office Mom give some advice and share etiquette tips for work parties in this article.

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With These 4 Tips Your Work Holiday Gift Giving Just Got a Lot Easier

With These 4 Tips Your Work Holiday Gift Giving Just Got a Lot Easier

The holidays are here in case you didn’t notice the flurry of activity starting in October suggesting the most wonderful time of year was fast approaching. Now it’s time to get serious and get those gifts and holiday cards wrapped up! It seems strange that we procrastinate for so long. I seem to delay every single year. Then, I’m desperately…

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