Not All Women Want to Date a “Career Man”

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Note: Jen is now posting some GetBullish content on MOGUL, one of the Bullish Conference‘s media partners, founded by #BullCon15 speaker Tiffany Pham. Remember the finale of 30 Rock? Liz Lemon and new husband Criss adopted twins. Liz’s job had come to an end anyway, so she stayed home, while Criss got a job as a dental receptionist. He hated…

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On DailyWorth: How to Get Credit for Your Work

From Freelancing to Group Projects- How

This is a post Jen wrote for DailyWorth – see her complete DailyWorth archive here. Teamwork is great … until it isn’t. Your workplace might run on collaboration, but when it comes time to dole out raises and promotions, it’s not your whole team being judged — it’s you. If you’re toiling away at your desk and then letting your…

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Bullish Q&A: Help! My Job Experience Isn’t “Professional”

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Help! I have spent the past 5 years after college in a lucrative (but not professional or sustainable) job. I now have good savings/ no debt, but my resume reads like a blank page– how can I get a “real job” (or something like it) now that I find myself wanting to settle down and join the adult workforce? I…

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Why We’re Coming to #BullCon15

what i learned from the #Bullcon15 chat

The Bullish Conference takes place October 15, 2015 in NYC! Still looking for a reason to buy that ticket? Hear from 5 (out of 36!) women who have already signed up. “I have been following GetBullish for years and Jen has really influenced me, even influencing me to leave an unhappy work situation. Making bullish moves in my life has been…

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The Finest Feminist T-Shirt Ever Made (Now More Tentacles!)

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Get it here – campaign lasts til Aug 22 If that didn’t make you spit your coffee, I don’t know if we can be BFFs. Of course, anyone can be a feminist. But a tentacle head helps. Q: How many feminists does it take to screw in a lightbulb? A: That’s not funny. Because feminists have no sense of humor.…

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How to Turn an Internship Into a Full-Time Job

“And I’ve landed a really good internship at a big company. Honestly this is the sort of job I’ve always dreamt of having. I would love to be hired full time after I graduate and work there for a few years, how would you suggest I go about making an impression? Making myself invaluable?”   Hi there! Obviously, there are…

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August 20 Webinar – Unicorns Before Bros: Succeeding Despite Sexism

Join us for a live webinar with Jennifer Dziura, one of our monthly series. This time? UNICORNS BEFORE BROS. We wish it rhymed, but we’re 100% behind the sentiment. Hear strategies – like these ones – for dealing with sexism. Make yourself a cocktail and join us online! Thursday, August 20th, 2015 at 8pm EST. Before the webinar, you’ll have the…

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Feminism, whisky, entrepreneurial lessons (notes from my Forbes award app)

Feminism, whisky, entrepreneurial lessons

Hey there, Jen here! I was invited to apply for a Forbes award, and as I was filling in the application, I figured this might be of interest to the bullicommunity.  Why did you start your business? In 2010, I began writing a business and career column on a website called TheGloss, which mostly publishes beauty and fashion. I quickly gained a following…

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