6 Tips for Creating Your Own Personal Professional Development

We have all heard the dreaded phrase, "There is no money in the budget for X,Y,Z..." Whether it was after asking for a raise, hearing about cuts to department resources, or as an explanation for a hiring freeze, limited budgets are commonplace in today's workplace. After working for several organizations that allowed me and my …

Getting Comfortable with being Uncomfortable in the Workplace

Yesterday someone shared a link to a video from the Late Night with Seth Meyers show. It is a conversation between Meyers and a Black woman writer on his show, Amber Ruffin. In the clip, the two are talking about last weekend's Alt-Right/Neo-Nazi/White Supremacy event in Charlottesville, Virginia. Amber is explaining to Seth that Black …