Bullish Q&A: I Have an App Idea But No Tech Skills. Help!

I’ve been developing an idea for an app that I think would be helpful for fiction writers like myself as well as student writers. I’ve figured out a couple ways to make it lucrative as well as potentially provide employment for others (not just me). However, I have zero tech skills. How do I go about building a business that…

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Bullish Q&A: What About Dudes Who Skeeze on You at Conferences?

I’ve read a bunch of our advice on being professional with dismissive sexists in the workplace, and it’s been really helpful. What about disgusting slimeballs in your wider professional sphere? I’m in the media industry and I work in marketing. This means that I attend a lot of conferences, some huge with “booth babes” wandering around, others small and more…

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Bullish Q&A: Is a Franchise a Good Way to Start a Business?

I have a full-time job now that’s pretty good, but not amazing. I’ve always been an aspiring entrepreneur, and made a few real attempts to start something while still working full-time, but I’ve never been able to get anything off the ground. I’m now looking more into buying a franchise, since you get automatic brand recognition and a clear path…

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Bullish Q&A: Should I Step Up My Wardrobe to Succeed at Work?

Hi Jen! My question is about the importance of office attire and appearance at work. I work at a company where the dress code is very casual. Most days I just wear jeans and sometimes dresses, but I don’t wear much makeup and usually put my hair in a bun. Recently, however, I was promoted to a more senior position and…

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Bullish Q&A: Taking Risks to Move Up Fast

Having a tough time in my career so I’m clicking through Get Bullish, hopefully for some good insights, and came across this: Incompetent Boss? Opportunity for You! – and I have a follow up Bullish Q&A question. Let’s say you follow that article. Let’s say you use your smarts and charm and genuine personality and do get noticed by higher ups,…

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Bullish Q&A: Stay Motivated When a Gentlewomanly Life Seems Far Away

Bullish Q&A- How to Stay Motivated when the Gentlewomanly Goal Seems Far Away (1)

I discovered Bullish as an underpaid, bored Administrative Assistant. I realized I needed to change things but I was stuck in an idleness trap. Bullish entered my life just when I needed it. Now I’m in the process of applying to graduate school and I’m feeling all kinds of warm fuzzy excited feelings. But grad school is a long process…

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Bullish on The Billfold: When To Quit Your Job

Hey bullicorns! Here’s a post from last fall that didn’t get posted here because we were totally preoccupied with #BullCon15. Enjoy! I think it’s really important to take a step back here and say: you need to always be thinking about your career separate from your job. What I mean is that a career usually consists of many jobs, but it also…

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