The trouble in trendifying diversity, equity, and inclusion

The trouble in trendifying diversity, equity, and inclusion

TL;DR: Trends come and go, which is fine for fashion, but not for diversity. DEI is more than a bandwagon to jump on—it should be central to all we do. Gen Z made skinny jeans lame and almost single-handedly brought back wired headphones. Supermodels like Bella Hadid...
Confidence is confidence, no matter your “gender”

Confidence is confidence, no matter your “gender”

TL;DR: Why are women labeled bossy and aggressive, but men are confident? A few tips on how I maintain my confidence in a world where confident women are “a problem.” Bossy. Aggressive. Intimidating. The list of labels attached to confident women is...
Ugh, imposter syndrome

Ugh, imposter syndrome

TL;DR: A breeder of self-doubt and plummeting self-confidence, imposter syndrome can be a nightmare to overcome. But does it affect everyone? Does it show up the same for everyone? Not always. Ahh, imposter syndrome—that uncomfortable, persistent voice in my head that...
The art of freelancing while working full-time

The art of freelancing while working full-time

TL;DR: It’s all about balancing the workload, taking risks, and only saying yes when you can overdeliver. You can work a side hustle while employed full-time! Freelancers have been around for decades. They often worked with agencies to help with increased...