Dream job? How to launch an idea into a side hustle

“You know what you should do,” my dad said as he sat at the head of the table, “You girls should go into making pies from scratch.” He stuck his fork into the homemade crust my mom made from a family recipe passed down from her grandmother. Keep in mind, this was when I was […]

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How to say “no” without sounding like a lazy jerk

If you are like me, there are three scenarios in which I feel like the worst person in the world for saying “no.” “Would you like to donate a dollar for dying children?” This usually happens around the holidays at the cash register when your credit cards are already smoking from over-use. But if you […]

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How to ask for a more flexible work schedule

Go ahead and ask a friend how their weekend was. I’m going to guarantee you never hear, “I had so much time, I didn’t know what to do with myself.” Hello babies, goodbye free time. Most of us spend our weekends knocking off the “to do” list of chores, errands and kids activities. And then there’s […]

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