CAREER, Corporate

How to successfully ask for feedback at work (and get more than a “you’re doing great!”)

I recently attended a women’s leadership workshop where we touched on the topic of giving and receiving feedback. In my opinion, feedback is really at the core of success when it comes to making an impact and working in teams. By giving and receiving feedback, we’re not only improving ourselves, but those around us. But… Read More How to successfully ask for feedback at work (and get more than a “you’re doing great!”)

Blogging, LIFESTYLE

Confession: I’m a fashion blogger, but I don’t think I’m fashionable

Most people wake up in the morning, look through their closet and decide that “they have nothing to wear” before scrambling to assemble something that they may or may not feel good about. (That’s literally always me). One of the biggest compliments I get from people I know is that “I’m so fashionable.” Somehow I’ve become… Read More Confession: I’m a fashion blogger, but I don’t think I’m fashionable

CAREER, Corporate

How I got my dream job in Tech: 6 tips for nailing your job interview

I’ve been applying to things for as long as I can remember (or at least as far back as middle school when I interviewed to be on the yearbook staff). Over the years, between clubs and internships, I’ve gotten extremely comfortable being interviewed. And to be totally honest, after having conducted quite a few interviews,… Read More How I got my dream job in Tech: 6 tips for nailing your job interview

Seattle, WANDERLUST

Daytrip to Olympia, WA

Happy Monday! Here at P&P things have taken a major turn for the “Wanderlust.” The next few posts on el blog are travel related… Hope you don’t mind! Did you know? Olympia is the capitol of Washington. TBH, I didn’t know that before moving here. I discovered Olympia in blogger mom Portia’s post (you can… Read More Daytrip to Olympia, WA