Parenting

  • I don't call my kids from work either

    I Don’t Call My Kids From Work Either

    This post was originally published on my monthly column for NY Parenting, Mommy 101 Recently I read an article about a woman who confessed that she didn’t check in on her kids during the day. She had two little ones at home who were cared for by a nanny and she mentioned how she made […] Read more…

  • 5 Tasks All Working Moms Should Be Outsourcing

    5 Tasks All Working Moms Should Be Outsourcing

    Shortly after we hired our nanny, a year and a half ago, I realized I still needed additional help if I was going to survive this whole working-mom-with-a-long-commute-and-two-kids thing.  I played with the idea for months before getting the help I needed around the house.  The truth was, I felt guilty and ashamed for not […] Read more…

Career

  • The Do's and Don'ts of Asking For A Raise

    The Do’s and Don’ts of Asking For A Raise

    Earlier this week we celebrated Equal Pay Day and  the topic of pay equality and encouraging women to ask for more has certainly been a hot one.  If you’re feeling inspired to ask for more yourself, here are a few do’s and don’ts to consider before meeting with your manager: Do Consider Your Timing Timing […] Read more…

  • How To Be A Better Decision Maker

    How To Be A Better Decision Maker

    I’ve noticed that the top earners in my network aren’t always the smartest or the people with the most skills.  Sure, passion is definitely at the top of that list but another key factor that all leaders must have is the ability to be great decision-makers. Being a decision maker is key to getting ahead […] Read more…

Lifestyle

  • 5 Things I Do To Ensure A Good Night's Sleep

    5 Things I Do To Ensure A Good Night’s Sleep

    Earlier this week Arianna Huffington released her new book, The Sleep Revolution, and while I’m thrilled at the idea of the masses catching on to the importance of sleep, I’ve been a huge sleep advocate for as long as I can remember. I consider it a gift; I can sleep anywhere, at any time of […] Read more…

  • How To Be A Better Decision Maker

    How To Be A Better Decision Maker

    I’ve noticed that the top earners in my network aren’t always the smartest or the people with the most skills.  Sure, passion is definitely at the top of that list but another key factor that all leaders must have is the ability to be great decision-makers. Being a decision maker is key to getting ahead […] Read more…