When an interviewer asks you, “Are you good at multitasking?” Your immediate reaction may be to say, “Yes, of course!” That’s what the interviewer wants to hear, right? However, interviewers should reword the question. But since that may not happen, here’s how you need to reply. Read more “Multitasking: What Interviewers Really Mean”
Privileged explaining is when someone explains something in a patronizing tone because they think there is no way the subject could possibly know it on his or her own. Mansplaining is one of the most egregious examples, but certainly not the only one. Read more “Mansplaining: The Verbal Glass Ceiling of the Workplace”
After nearly a decade of working in editorial departments, internal marketing agencies, and ad agencies, after being on staff, a contractor, a freelancer, and now small business owner, I’ve received a lot of (mostly good) advice.
But to this day, there’s one piece of advice a mentor and one-time manager gave me that sticks out above anything else.