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Here’s How Women Will Change the Workplace in 2020

2019 was a big year: We saw women take center stage, riding the wave of both the #MeToo movement and the Time’s Up campaign. And […]

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4 Ways Employers Can Support New Moms at Work

There’s something no one really tells you about being a new mom: it can be lonely. I remember bringing my twins home from the hospital […]

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How to Push Back on a Pushy Coworker

As a young management consultant, I remember attending regular meetings with a colleague named Dave. We were at the same level in our organization, both […]

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Listen Up, Philly Employers: Here’s What Your LGBTQ+ Employees Need From You

In a city of about 1.5 million people, Philadelphia’s Office of LGBT Affairs says that over 60,000 Philadelphians identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or […]

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The Next Time You Apply For a Job, Expect a Text From the Hiring Manager

If you think the job hunt is already stressful enough, brace yourself: autocorrect will soon play a prominent role in it. According to new research, […]

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Here’s What I Did the Last Time a Male Coworker Talked Over Me at Work

Imagine sitting in an important meeting when you have an exciting new idea you want to share. You muster the courage to say it but […]

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It Is Time to Talk to Your Boss About the Sunday Scaries

It started in grade school, continued in college, and now, thanks to the cloud and our handy dandy smartphones, it has carried over to the […]

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The Necktie Might Finally Be Dead

Last month during the second Democratic presidential debate, we saw Kamala Harris address Joe Biden’s dicey civil rights record, Bernie Sanders stand his ground on […]

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Philly Workers Are Basically in Denial About Robots Replacing Them

For years, blockbuster films like “2001: A Space Odyssey,” “Bladerunner,” “The Terminator,” and “I, Robot” have been predicting a massive robot takeover. That might never […]

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Why Burnout Is Hitting Women the Hardest

It’s the end of a long workday. You just got home, and right when you collapse onto the couch to unwind, you look around and […]

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The Case for Why Millennial Women Should Definitely Job-Hop

Lazy. Social media-obsessed. Uncommitted. The everyday messages we hear about millennial workers paint them as workplace disruptors of the most undesirable kind. With their short […]

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PHOTOS: Inside Grubhub’s New Center City Digs

Yet another tech company is doubling down on Philadelphia. On Monday, delivery giant Grubhub revealed that it has expanded its Philadelphia footprint with a brand […]

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7 Dos and Don’ts of Working From Home

Pennsylvania ranks eighth nationwide for its amount of work-from-home job opportunities, according to FlexJobs, a site dedicated to helping people find remote work. The state’s […]

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Here’s Why You Should Really Stop Talking About Coworkers Behind Their Backs

Workplaces can suck. We all have that colleague who takes forever to respond to emails (I’m guilty), or the one who regularly delays meetings because […]

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A (Free!) Outdoor Co-Working Space Is Coming to Philly Next Week

Next week, a number of lucky Philadelphians will have the opportunity to break away from their desks and escape the bone chilling air conditioning that […]