Posts in Professionals
Book Review: Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time by Jeff Sutherland

As a mom and as a project manager, I'm always looking for ways to get work done more quickly. In "Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time," Jeff Sutherland breaks down how Scrum, the project management system that has transformed the technology industry, can be utilized by other industries to vastly increase productivity.

Read More
Stitch Fix Workwear Review - July 2018

As you guys know, I'm all about anything that will make my life easier. Stitch Fix has developed a model to send clothes chosen just for you directly to your door at a frequency that you choose! I received my very first Fix and overall I was very pleased. Read on to hear all about my experience.

Read More
How to Stay Healthy and Motivated While Vacationing

I have decided that vacationing is literally the best thing ever, but when I'm outside of my normal routine, it's easy for me to forget about my health and fitness goals. If left to my own devices, I will overeat and sit around so that by the time my break ends, I feel like I've taken 5 steps back. This is why I've identified ways to stay motivated while on vacation.

Read More
How to Manage Your Anxiety and Perform at Your Best

Let's get real here. Everyone gets anxious over something and to me, this is a good thing. It shows that you are self-aware and you have a healthy amount of humility. But what you don't want is anxiety that keeps you from performing at your best. Over the years I've learned ways to cope with anxiety and make it work for me.

Read More
5 Things I Do to Avoid Burnout and Be Happier

Happy is something we all strive to be. The challenge I have is when I get caught up in the stresses of life, the only thing I can do is think about how stressed I am and then continue to get even more stressed! If you ever find yourself feeling like you're stuck in a hamster wheel, then give a few of these things a try!

Read More
30 Things in My 30th Year

I had mixed feelings about turning the big 3-0 back in March. On one hand, it allowed me to reflect on how grateful I am for my loving husband, adorable baby, and satisfying career. But on the other hand, I couldn't help but think about where I thought I would be in my life by now both professionally and personally. I decided that I wanted to make my 30th lap around the sun even more memorable by accomplishing these 30 things.

Read More