Careers :: Feminism :: Essays
Advice Mega-Column, Part I: Side Hustles for Academics, Face-Blindness, Your “Friends” Who Keep Trying to Sell You Nail Wraps
Bullish Q&A: What About Dudes Who Skeeze on You at Conferences?
Bullish on DailyWorth…3 Reasons You’re Always Late—And How to Fix Them
Bullish Q&A: Imposter Syndrome? The One Secret That Will Change the Way You Look at Everyone
On “Having It All,” Feminism, Picking the Right Partner, and Lifestyle Design
Bullish on DailyWorth…How to Hold a Conference for Almost No Money
Bullish Q&A: How Should You Decide Whether to Have Kids? (And How to Tell Your Relatives to BACK THE F OFF)
I Want to See a Gender-Swapped Version of Every Movie. Literally Every One.
New Books of Feminist Interest, by Friends of Bullish (and Thoughts on Moving to New York)
Bullish Q&A: How Do I Determine How Much I Can Charge For My Expertise?
Bullish Q&A: Want To Do ALL THE THINGS? Focus By Defining Your Endgame.
Bullish Q&A: I’ve Got a Side Hustle, But Am I Thinking Too Small?
Bullish Q&A: Freelance Rights, and How to Negotiate a Contract
Bullish Q&A: Incompetent Boss? Opportunity for You!
Bullish Q&A: How to Protect Yourself if Your Job Isn’t Stable
Bullish Q&A: Pay Off Debt Bullishly
Bullish Q&A: Caring for Financially Irresponsible Parents
Bullish Q&A: Taking Risks to Move Up Fast
Bullish Q&A: My Family Wants Me to Get a Boyfriend
Bullish Q&A: Is a Franchise a Good Way to Start a Business?
I Worked for a Guy Like Mike Pence. It Was … As Expected.
Bullish Q&A: Side Hustles + Undermining Colleagues in Academia
Bullish Q&A: 2 Questions From a B-School Student
Bullish Q&A: Volunteering vs. Side Hustles
Bullish Q&A: Is Writing a Book a Good Side-Hustle?
Bullish Q&A: Win the Game That Excites You – On Matching Your Life to Your Strengths
Bullish Q&A: How Do I Stay Motivated When I Feel Behind With Life?
BullCon18 is right around the corner! We’re thrilled to welcome BullCon16 attendee Sabrina Frometa back this year as a speaker! Sabrina will be leading a workshop titled: “Hacking Work, For Life: How to speak truth to power at work without getting fired” We caught up with Sabrina for a quick Q&A. Get the inside scoop below! Hi Sabrina! Can you…
As BullCon18 comes closer, we’re excited to welcome Bullicorn, Caroline Mays, to the speaker lineup! Caroline will be leading a self defense workshop this year in Palm Springs. Every woman has at some point felt uncomfortable, intimidated, or helpless in the presence of a subway skeeve or a creepy cousin. […] Women will leave this seminar with both renewed confidence…
This fall we’ll be gathering for the 6th annual Bullish Conference. We’re so excited to welcome Rachel W. Wynn to the speaker lineup! We caught up with Rachel for a quick Q&A – get a sneak peak of what to expect this fall below. Hi Rachel, can you tell us a tiny bit about your topic and what to expect…
BullCon18 is right around the corner and we’re so excited to welcome speaker Erin Grace. She’ll be joining us and covering Never Stop Looking: Using Constructive Greed to Advance Your Career Here’s a quick blurb on what to expect: You made your resume, interviewed for the position, and finally got the job. Sweet! But when should you start looking for a…
This year at BullCon18 we’re bringing back Casey and Julie of Vital Voice! We’re so excited to learn more from them. We caught up for a quick Q&A – check it out below to get a sneak peak on what to expect at BullCon18. Hi Casey and Julie! We can’t wait to see what you’re bringing to BullCon18 –…
We cannot wait till #BullCon18 and we’re so excited to welcome Takeallah Rivera to the speaker lineup. We caught up with Takeallah for a quick Q&A. Here’s a sneak peak on what to expect this year at BullCon18. Hi Takeallah! Can you tell us a little bit about your BullCon workshop? I was inspired to lead a workshop on this…
This October, we’re bringing together badass feminists from across the world. We’re thrilled to welcome Dr. Maya Borgueta to our speaker lineup. We caught up with her for a quick Q&A, check it out for a sneak peak into what she’ll be covering this year. Hi Maya! Can you tell us a little about your topic and what we can…
Today we’re turning over the mic to BullCon multi-attendee Mariah MacCarthy. Read why they’re coming back to BullCon — and why you should join us, too! When #BullCon16 rolled around, I had just left my Executive Assistant day job about six months prior, and was transcribing and writing ladyblog articles to make rent. I wasn’t in an amazing financial place…
The past few months, we’ve been collaborating with SkillCrush for a monthly column Slay and Get Paid. Here at Bullish, we’re always looking for new ways to help bullicorns reach their goals, so we’re taking this collab to the next level. We’ve partnered up to help encourage women to pursue careers in tech. As you know, we’re big believers that it’s never too late to…
This guest post by Katie Goudie is an interview with Bullish Conference 2017 speaker Kathryne Dunlap, based on the material from Kathryne’s (mind-blowing!) talk at the conference. Thanks to Katie for making this post happen for those who couldn’t attend! Let’s say the easiest way to get promoted in your company is for the hiring manager to think you’re awesome,…