Writing about Time Management, Life, Careers & Family

The cure for body image blues

It’s always fun when a friend goes viral. In the past few years, Allison Slater Tate’s The Mom Stays in the Picture, and Jessica Turner’s Moms, Put on that Swimsuit have both scored thousands upon thousands of shares with somewhat similar theses. The process of having and raising children does not always leave our bodies in cover model state. Yet one do… read more »

The mosaic has many tiles

It has been quite a week. I have enjoyed talking with different audiences about I Know How She Does It, including to a full crowd (100+ tickets!) at Henri Bendel last night. Farnoosh Torabi (see photo) and I talked women, time, and money. People sipped Champagne and shopped. Then I got on the train and came home. It was a longer ride than it should have been, and I g… read more »

Pics from Morning Joe and links

Launch week continues! I’m headed back into NYC tonight for my event at Henri Bendel. This promises to be a lot of fun. Tickets are $40, but that includes my book, Farnoosh Torabi’s When She Makes More (Farnoosh and I will be sharing the stage) and a $40 Henri Bendel gift card. So it’s kind of like it’s free! I’d love to see people… read more »

Launch day fun

Just a quick post about launch day events. I went into NYC yesterday to chat with Angela Jia Kim at a Savor the Success event. We talked time management, ambition, and letting go of stuff that doesn’t matter. The audience was great. This photo is of the two of us, and here’s one down a ways in this post of me signing books. I also got to toast the release… read more »

Remember the berry season is short

These are the opening words of I Know How She Does It, which goes on sale Tuesday. I’m anticipating having a few new visitors to this website this week, so I want to take this opportunity to introduce myself, my work, and the way I try to think about life. Professionally, I’m a journalist. I write about business and economics topics, and over the past few year… read more »