The Latest Bullish

 

Announcing #BullCon15 Sponsor Qapital: Financial Empowerment (+ Brunch!)

        Jen here! I’ve spent the last three years designing, hosting, and producing the Bullish Conference. For the last two years, we were a new, small event – this year, we’ve expanded to a larger venue and moved to New York. And this year, we’re ready to...
 

How to Get Heard in Meetings: a GetBullish Infographic (About Sexist Dudebros)

Hey there, bullicorns! We’re experimenting with infographics! Our first one is based on Jen’s ideas from How to Get Heard in Meetings, on DailyWorth. You know where Bullish infographics look amazing? On your Pinterest boards (hint, hint). Enjoy!
 

Bullish on The Muse…6 Ways to Shut Down Sexist Comments at Work

Have you heard that women are “bad at computers”? Have you heard it at work? What, are you offended? Don’t get hysterical, sweetheart. Yeah, we hate that, too. The best way to deflect, call out, and combat those small little sexist comments in the workplace is to have a plan—and...
 

May 21 Webinar – Better Brain, Better Life: Get Clear, Organized, and in Control

Join us for a live webinar with Jennifer Dziura, one of our monthly series. Make yourself a cocktail and join us online! Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 8pm EST. Before the webinar, you’ll have the option of contributing a bio, as well as answering a question or two on the topic....
 

Bullish on DailyWorth…3 Reasons You’re Always Late—And How to Fix Them

You Can’t Always Blame Traffic “One block away! Be right there!” If you’ve ever sent that text when you were definitely more than one block away, you may have a lateness problem. A loose relationship with time might be okay when meeting friends in a bar, but it’s not okay...
 

We know you want this t-shirt

The Bullish (Wo)manifesto makes its appearance on a soft triblend tee. Order here through Teespring. Our campaign lasts until May 18. Shirts will be shipped directly from Teespring after that date. The purple version (American Apparel Women’s Triblend Tee) is available up to size 1X. The pink and charcoal versions...
 

JessicaSays Webinar Reviews

Have you been thinking about leveling up your bullicorn horn with a webinar or two? London-based bullicorn Jessica Says continues her reviews of the Bullish webinars—find out her thoughts on our February topic, Lifestyle Design and Silicon Valley Bullshit, and the March webinar, Simplify, Declutter, Cut the Crap & Find Clarity....
 

Bullish Blog Network: How to Launch

Spring is the harbinger of “new beginnings” – why not take advantage of this biological drive to create by launching your next gig? Our industrious bullicorns share their tips. Caitlin at I’m a Damn Student, What Do I Know – How to Launch Into Being a Graduate! Engage: You don’t have to go...
 

Bullish Q&A: How to Quit Your Job With Class

Hi Jen! The recent article on quitting made me think: How do you practice good citizenship when you leave an actually good employer (as in, people who invested in you and you enjoyed working with,and are only leaving because of something substantially better)? Some ways I’ve thought: tell them in...
 

Bullish Q&A: How to Negotiate a Noncompete

Has anyone dealt with non-compete agreements as an employee? Have you negotiated or refused to sign? Extensively! I once managed to get one negotiated down from “You can’t teach, write education manuals, design curricula, or otherwise work in education, anywhere, for two years” to “You won’t compete directly with us...
 

Bullish Q&A: Escaping the “Golden Handcuffs”

Have you heard the phrase “golden handcuffs”? I am a tenured professor who’s locked into an abusive, dysfunctional system with frozen pay. I still love teaching and, sometimes, research. Yet I yearn to be one of the “rule-breakers, risk takers, and skate-through-life bros who don’t get trapped in petty systems”...
 

Bullish Q&A: Is It Okay To Date Someone Who’s Good For Your Career?

I’d be curious if you think it’s unethical to date someone who’s good for career purposes for a limited period of time but with whom I don’t see it working out in the long term. That is, I enjoy hanging out with him, and he’s successful in the sort of...
 

Bullish on The Muse…The True Secret to Success? Quit

Do you feel guilty every time you quit something? Are you still in social organizations where you don’t enjoy socializing? Volunteering someplace where you doubt you’re really helping? Worse, are you in a job you don’t like—and staying, because, well, hey, that’s your job? The adult working world is not...
 

April 16 webinar – Stay Bullish While Parenting (and Caring for Parents, and Yourself in Hard Times)

Join us for a live webinar with Jennifer Dziura, one of our monthly series. Make yourself a cocktail and join us online! Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 8pm EST. Before the webinar, you’ll have the option of contributing a bio, as well as answering a question or two on the topic....
 

For Your Weekend: 2 Podcasts with Jen

Would over an hour of Jen talking very fast improve your weekend? Enjoy! The Savvy Young Professional Career and Leadership Podcast is a weekly show helping young professionals navigate though their career business and life, the savvy way. The weekly show interviews experts and professionals on topics relevant to anyone...