March 11, 2019

There is nothing I love more than a good AHA moment and February's Culture Catalyst event on Demystifying the Employee Experience was FULL of them! I was joined by a panelists of experts who each shared their personal experience leading and navigating this aspect of cu...

February 13, 2019

Depending on who you ask, Glassdoor is either a gift or a curse.

I happen to fall into the former category, but can totally understand why people dislike it.

At it's core, Glassdoor is a peek behind the curtain, showcasing what's really happening at your company. However...

January 29, 2019

Want To Work There's "Life At" series aims to give readers an insider look at what it's like to work at companies across the US. Our San Diego profiles are brought to you in collaboration with Fresh Brewed Tech. You can check out past company profiles here

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January 8, 2019

Happy hours have become a staple at many organizations, especially startups. While I believe they're well intentioned and usually seen as a way to help team members bond and blow off steam, I'm officially over them.

In fact, I'd go so far as to recommend that companies...

December 18, 2018

Last month I finally tuned into Adam Grant's Work Life podcast - and I'm already in love. Adam is incredibly skilled at taking big topics and breaking them into small, actionable nuggets.

In one of my favorite episodes, Adam interviews someone whose company force ranks...

December 11, 2018

As much as I hate to say it, many companies claim to be a great place to work and then - well - aren't. I recently had coffee with a friend who recounted a past job experience where what she was sold in the interview and what she experienced in the office were two comp...

December 5, 2018

Last month I had the chance to sit down with Scot Chisholm, an old friend and the founder of Classy. Here in San Diego, Classy is the go-to destination for talented millennials looking to make an impact at a forward-thinking tech company. 

While we discussed everyt...

November 27, 2018

To say I spend a lot of time thinking about ways we can improve the workplace is an understatement. There's no topic I'm more passionate about. 

For this reason, I often get asked, "What's the one thing we should do to improve our company culture?" 

That, my friends, is...

November 13, 2018

Sometimes things just fall into place.

Giving October's CreativeMornings San Diego talk was definitely one of those moments.

While speakers are usually picked months in advance, I was so drawn to the group's October theme of honesty that I reached out to my friend Nate l...

November 7, 2018

At a conference this weekend, I had a very interesting discussion with a male executive who leads a very public project at a very famous company. We met at an incredible session led by Aileen Lee and Tina Tchen that focused on creating inclusiv...

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