The Grey's Anatomy actress on has a brilliant technique for getting what she wants so she can enjoy life and hang out with her kids. Here, she reveals how she learned to ask for anything.
Ask your manager for feedback. But it may be time to have a conversation with HR — or look for a new job.
A job interview is probably one of the trickiest things to dress for. As a fashion-conscious woman, you prefer not to don the expected (and super basic) black pantsuit. On the other hand, you want to be careful, choosing pieces that express both personal style and professionalism. So what are you supposed to do within those parameters? We’ve found taking your body type into consideration is a great first step in narrowing down options. No one wants ill-fitting items in the mix. Most importantly, when you feel comfortable in your clothes, you naturally radiate confidence and polish, which is crucial when trying to nail that first impression. Whether you possess a defined waist or a petite build, we’ve got eight reliable outfit formulas to win the interview—and the workplace.
The minute Ivanka Trump’s new book, “Women Who Work,” hit store shelves on Tuesday, her loyal sisters jumped on Instagram to support the author. Both Tiffany Trump and Lara Trump posted photos of themselves posing with the book on May 2.
According to recent statistics one third of Brits now sleep for just five-to-six hours per night, which is significantly less than the standard seven-eight hours that experts recommend we need. A new study, published by the Rotterdam School of Management, has revealed that erratic and disruptive behaviour at work can be caused by just one night of poor ZZZs. Researchers found that lack of sleep does not only mean tired and groggy workers, but can also cause “unwanted” activity, which they believe could be associated with lower levels of self-control.
In 1959, Barbie was introduced to the world at the American Toy Fair in New York City. The doll was invented by Ruth Handler (the co-founder of Mattel), whose own daughter was named Barbara. While Barbie first started as a “teenage fashion doll,” coming in either brunette or blond, she’s changed a lot since her introduction.
Could your job be lowering your fertility? New research has revealed that heavy lifting and working night shifts has been linked to poor fertility in women. The study, published in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine, found that a physically demanding jobs or work schedules outside normal office hours could take it’s toll on a woman’s fertility.
Update — Wednesday, Jan. 11 at 3:50 PM: Ivanka Trump will be taking a “formal leave of absence” from both her clothing and accessories brand as well as the Trump Organization, Ivanka confirmed in a Facebook post on Wednesday. At the same time, the Ivanka Trump brand will expand to lingerie, though Ivanka will not be involved in the venture, as TMZ reported on Wednesday. Trump’s 35-year-old daughter is following suit with her husband, Jared Kushner, who said he will divest himself from his own businesses now that he’s to be a senior adviser to President-elect Trump.
In a nutshell, diabetes is a lifelong condition that makes someone’s blood sugar levels become too high. And while you can live a relatively normal life with it, it’s much better to try and prevent it. There are two main types of diabetes – one and two. But only Type 2, which 90% of UK adults with diabetes have, can actually be prevented.
The office Christmas parties should be a night of celebration, a time of togetherness. It should be the highlight of any social-professional calendar. But let’s face it: booze, banter and bosses can be a daunting combination. And while most people make it out alive—jollier, even— there’s always a few career casualties.
Nowadays, there are women in every profession: business, medicine, finance, you name it. There are female firemen, or should we say firefighters? And the same goes for police officers. There are even female construction workers. So why is it that when warning passers-by of construction, the sign says only: “Men Working”? You’ve never noticed that, have you? We hadn’t either, until Madonna pointed it out.
If you haven’t already seen this throwback picture from artist Hein Koh, take a look. The badass mother of twins recently posted it to Facebook proving that not only are women the ultimate multitaskers, but that being a mother doesn’t mean that your career has to come to a halt. Frustrated by the words of fellow artist (and mother) Marina Abramovic, who was quoted as saying that, “children hold women back in the art world,” she decided to post this image of how she managed just fine.
Glen LaValley, 54, decided to walk away from the corporate life and enter the creative world by becoming a balloon artist. “I started doing the balloons for entertainment, just for my own enjoyment and fun, then I had people interested in booking me out,” LaValley tells BuzzFeed. By being his own boss, he claims he is a lot happier and his life stresses are a lot more manageable. “Now I make my own destiny and I can choose what i want to do and when I want to do it.” Not only is LaValley finding joy through his art, but he is also bringing a smile to those around him with his innovative creations.
Now here’s a job ad you don’t come across every day. Many of GoAir's requirements for its cabin crew members are, well, quite astounding.
Armarium co-founders Alexandra Lind Rose (left) and Trisha Gregory (right). Working in fashion, while fun, is no easy task. After nearly a decade as the head of public relations for a high-end fashion brand, she took the leap and created Armarium along with her co-founder (and fellow fashion veteran) Alexandra Lind Rose.