Careers :: Feminism :: Essays
Bullish Q&A: Side-hustles, Schedules and Setting Boundaries
Bullish Q&A: 2 Questions From a B-School Student
Bullish Q&A: What to Do When Your Internship is Probably Illegal?
Genderqueer in the Office? A Few Thoughts on Building a Career
The Infuriating Truth About Why Some Women Project Their Problems on Other Women Who Are In Fact Living Their Lives Totally Functionally
Bullish on DailyWorth…How to Hold a Conference for Almost No Money
Maximize My Productivity? I’d Rather Not, Thanks
Bullish Q&A: What About Dudes Who Skeeze on You at Conferences?
Bullish Q&A: Is It Too Late To Bullishly Plan For A Baby?
Bullish on The Muse…The True Secret to Success? Quit
Bullish Q&A: How To Effectively Share Examples Of Your Work
Bullish on DailyWorth…3 Reasons You’re Always Late—And How to Fix Them
Bullish Q&A: Incompetent Boss? Opportunity for You!
Bullish on The Muse: Actually, The Way Women Talk is Just Fine
Bullish Q&A: Stay Motivated When a Gentlewomanly Life Seems Far Away
Bullish on The Muse…Cut Out Emotional Tomfoolery to Get Things Done
On “Having It All,” Feminism, Picking the Right Partner, and Lifestyle Design
Bullish Q&A: Should I Do My Own Taxes?
Bullish on The Muse…How to Brazenly Ask for Favors to Boost Your Career
Bullish Q&A: How Do You Get Motivated for a Huge, Unimaginable Life Change? (Like Graduation)
Bullish Q&A: When Your Interviewer Says You’re Too “Intense and Ambitious”
I Want to See a Gender-Swapped Version of Every Movie. Literally Every One.
Bullish Q&A: How Can I Defend Feminist Ideas If I’m Terrible at Arguing?
Bullish Q&A: Imposter Syndrome? The One Secret That Will Change the Way You Look at Everyone
This year at The Bullish Conference we are welcoming Jasmine Smith, Chianti Lomax and Dominique Broadway to BullCon to star on a panel entitled Side Hustle Queens: Starting and Balancing Your Side Hustle + Your Life. The three founders of The Modern Brown Woman podcast each have full time careers, side hustles, and part time projects so they’ll be sharing their insights and…
It’s our pleasure to announce that Caro Griffin, director of operations at SkillCrush, will be joining our speaker lineup this year at The Bullish Conference! Caro is on a mission to make our workplaces better places to work, and to perfect a sweet tea recipe that’s better than her nana’s. Both missions are works in progress. As she put it…
Please help us welcome Janice Omadeke to our BullCon17 speaker lineup! Janice is the CEO and Founder of The Mentor Method, a DC-based company using mentoring as a tool to help companies increase their diversity and inclusion. She is a visionary hustler, speaker, and expert in using diversity to create workplace inclusion. Her approachable yet authoritative speaking style, engages audiences of all…
You may be aware that Bullish does a lot of things: this site, The Bullish Conference, the Bullish Society, and the shop – and now a meal kit startup. And also I (Jen) have a 7 month old baby. What the hell, how does any of that work? But it does! A lot of that is due to Jenny P.,…
Jen here! If you follow me personally, you might wonder what I’ve been doing lately. I have been writing fewer articles, for sure. I had a baby in November right in the middle of the holiday retail season, and right after we launched The Bullish Society. Jenny P. came on board full-time in February and we opened a new office/warehouse…
This July in The Bullish Society, we’ll be welcoming personal stylist and fashion blogger Susan Padron as our Expert-in-Residence. We’re so excited to learn more about styling choices for professional bullicorns of all shapes, sizes, career paths, and walks of life. Her clients include women and men with a wide range of budgets and body types. The goal for everyone…
We’re so excited to announce the official launch of our Bullish Merch Army! This program will give our bullicorns the opportunity to complete “missions” each month and receive huge discounts, free goodies and presents! “Missions” might include making a Pinterest board, leaving an honest product review, or buying a product through a particular sales channel and reporting back to us,…
We are happy to announce that Kathryne Dunlap will be joining the speaker lineup for this year’s Bullish Conference! Kathryne is a self-taught programmer, enthusiastic knitter, and devoted dog-owner living in Chicago. As she said in her conference pitch: A lot of organizations involve regular reporting on day-to-day performance and progress towards larger goals. You can turn these rote memos…
Share your Expertise with Members of The Bullish Society We are officially opening up the application process for our Expert-in-Residence program in The Bullish Society. Each month, we welcome a new expert to help our members build skills, try new things and learn about topics that interest them. This program boosts the careers and lives of Bullish Society members. Experts in the…
Please welcome BullCon17 speaker Lillian Karabaic! She’ll be leading an investing workshop and we cannot wait! Lillian is passionate about helping people create new financial stories. She helps artists, small business owners, nonprofit worker bees, college students, and millennials smash debt, save up for their goals, and budget like the badasses they are on her weekly radio show Oh…