Why We Loved the State of the Union

If you didn’t watch the State of the Union last night (or at least read a transcript of it like I did), then you need to right now. I mean it. Now. President Barack Obama said some incredibly compelling things last night that made my eyes tear and my heart swell. Yes!...

Millennial Women- Can They Have It All?

Oh, to be a Millennial. We’re the generation who was coddled and loved too much. Driven from soccer practice to piano lessons, praised for each pirouette and finger painting. Well, now we’re all grown up and are trying to make a life for ourselves in the work place...

Coming to a Borough Near You… Sick Pay for NYC’s Workers!

As we enter into our second “polar vortex” it is nearly impossible not to feel the chill in one’s chest. And sometimes that chill leads to something worse and all you want is chicken noodle soup and a day in bed… except you can’t possibly...

Pregnancy Discrimination? Don’t Quit!

You’ve got a plan–you’re 8 ½ months pregnant, but that’s not about to stop you from reaching your career goals! You’re going to take advantage of the FMLA (the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993), use your 12 unpaid weeks to rest and care for your newborn, but...

Almost, But Not Quite…

I was introduced to the colorful world of H&M at 18 years old. I momentarily wondered how was it physically possible that I could buy a blue sweater for $9, at full price but then my mind went into full shopping spree mode as I noticed $14 sundresses. Now, a few...