Posts tagged "work"

“What Do You Do?” Week: Sarene, Cool Copy Editor

This week, we’re spending a little time learning all about you and the awesome and unexpectedly cool jobs you do. Each one of these profiles was culled from you, dear

Julie Gerstein | October 12, 2010 - 2:30 pm

What Free Stuff Should Women Get At Work?

Work is FUN, but, no doubt, it would be even funner if, in addition to a paycheck, your job gave you a lot of free stuff. Here at The Frisky,…

Susannah Breslin | September 30, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Girl Talk: Do Guys Have A Have A License To Be Gross?

I work five days a week in an office. I sit in a cubicle, but not the kind with high walls that allow for privacy. These cubicles, rather, are like…

Irene Greenville | September 23, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “My Boyfriend’s Too Close With His Students”

My boyfriend has been a teacher for about four years after going back to school and changing careers. He’s almost 31, but a young 31, and is widely known on…

Wendy Atterberry | September 22, 2010 - 2:30 pm

All The Single Ladies … Are Closing The Gender Wage Gap!

Go on girls — women under 30 have made great gains on their male counterparts in the workplace. Single working women under 30 now make eight percent more than their…

Julie Gerstein | September 20, 2010 - 7:45 pm

15 Things To Do When Your Boo Goes On A Business Trip

“Lovesick” doesn’t just mean crying so hard after you have been dumped that you barf on your bed sheets. (Although, girl, I have been there. True story.) You can also…

Jessica Wakeman | September 16, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Dear Wendy: “Should I Quit My Job AGAIN For My Boyfriend?”

Per your advice, I read and considered the “8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Move For Love,” which really helped put things in perspective and I decided to move…

Wendy Atterberry | September 15, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Where Are The Ladies At? 18 Reasons Your Company Might Be A Sausagefest

For those of us interested in gender parity in the workplace, it was a crazy weekend. On Saturday, a blog on The Wall Street Journal’s website published a piece about…

Jessica Wakeman | August 30, 2010 - 6:15 pm

Hump Day Afternoons Are Peak Time For Online Shopping

What will you be doing at 4 p.m. today? If you’re at work, there’s a good chance you’ll be spending some time doing a little online shopping. Research shows that…

Wendy Atterberry | August 25, 2010 - 12:10 pm

These People Know How to Quit A Job With Flair

In today’s economy, you hear more about people looking for jobs than leaving them. But that doesn’t mean the world still isn’t full of disgruntled workers who decide it’s better…

Kelli Bender | August 10, 2010 - 3:10 pm

5 Tips For Getting Along With Your Ex Who Is Also Your Co-Worker

Getting over a breakup is difficult enough without the complication of having to see that person each day. When your ex is a co-worker, remaining professional may seem impossible. Rather…

Sophie Walton | July 24, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: I Would Trade A Successful Career For A Family Of My Own

Recently, during a weekly therapy session, my doc and I were doing our thing, talkin’ ’bout boys, my frustration with the ones I have met, and my recent relapse into…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 12, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Tips For Avoiding Awkward TMI Moments

Do you know what drives me crazy? Too much information at the inappropriate time and place. I don’t want to hear about your struggle with mental illness at my birthday…

Ami Angelowicz | June 24, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Partying With Co-Workers: Is There A Line?

Hallelujah! It’s Friday, and that means one thing: Happy Hour. You go out after work, the boss treats everybody to a round and you loosen up a bit. You spend…

Lauren Gold | June 22, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Girl Talk: I Don’t Need To Be A Bitch

Recently, I put myself in a tangle that I will be the first to admit was stupid: I took someone’s bait when I just should have kept my head down…

Jessica Wakeman | April 9, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Former Goldman Sachs VP Sues Over Getting “Mommy Tracked”

This originally posted yesterday at 6:30 pm, but then there was some sort of snafu and a bunch of text deleted. Anyway, here’s yesterday’s Lady News, uh, today. — Editor

Jessica Wakeman | April 1, 2010 - 12:50 pm

More Men Are Making Sexual Harassment Claims, Says The Gov

It’s not always us ladies who have to deal with Bill or Betsy’s TMI convos at the water cooler: Men filed 16.4 percent of all sexual harassment claims in 2009,…

Jessica Wakeman | March 25, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Today’s Lady News: Quotas For Female Managers Introduced At Big European Company

Deutsche Telekom, the largest telecommunications company in Europe, said it will double its number of female managers in the next five years by establishing a quota. The company plans…

Jessica Wakeman | March 15, 2010 - 8:30 pm

Girl Talk: I Used To Date Men Whose Careers I Envied

I used to be defined by one singular character: ambition. As early as 9th grade, I knew that I wanted to be a journalist who wrote long-form investigative articles. And…

Jessica Wakeman | March 10, 2010 - 2:00 pm
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