Careers :: Feminism :: Essays
Bullish Q&A: How Should You Decide Whether to Have Kids? (And How to Tell Your Relatives to BACK THE F OFF)
Bullish on DailyWorth…How and When to Work for Free
#ICYMI Bullish: Three Career F*ckups I Made So You Don’t Have To
Bullish Q&A: The Bullish Guide To A Quarter Life Crisis
Bullish Q&A: Incompetent Boss? Opportunity for You!
Bullish Q&A: Caring for Financially Irresponsible Parents
Bullish on DailyWorth…An Introvert’s Guide to Networking
Bullish Q&A: Freelance Rights, and How to Negotiate a Contract
Bullish Q&A: I Keep Interviewing for Jobs I Don’t Really Want
Bullish Q&A: Imposter Syndrome? The One Secret That Will Change the Way You Look at Everyone
Bullish Q&A: On Moving Out of Support Roles, Coworkers with Terrible Politics, and Finally Getting Serious in Life
On DailyWorth: How to Get Credit for Your Work
Bullish: Why More Socialism Would Help 51% Of The Population Create More Jobs
Bullish Q&A: Is It Okay To Date Someone Who’s Good For Your Career?
Bullish Q&A: Is Writing a Book a Good Side-Hustle?
Bullish on The Muse…How to (Effectively) Be a Feminist in the Workplace
Bullish on The Muse…This Champagne-Fueled Shindig Will Make Achieving Your Goals Oh So Much More Fun
Bullish Q&A: What About Dudes Who Skeeze on You at Conferences?
Advice Mega-Column, Part I: Side Hustles for Academics, Face-Blindness, Your “Friends” Who Keep Trying to Sell You Nail Wraps
Bullish Q&A: Help! I Didn’t Go to a “Good” School
Bullish on The Muse…6 Ways to Shut Down Sexist Comments at Work
Bullish Q&A: Win the Game That Excites You – On Matching Your Life to Your Strengths
Bullish Q&A: Want To Do ALL THE THINGS? Focus By Defining Your Endgame.
Bullish Q&A: Is It Too Late To Bullishly Plan For A Baby?
Bullish Q&A: My Family Wants Me to Get a Boyfriend
Bullish Q&A: Stay Motivated When a Gentlewomanly Life Seems Far Away
Maximize My Productivity? I’d Rather Not, Thanks
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,…
2017 has been a dumpster fire for a lot of reasons BUT, we did have some pretty kickass Bullishness happen this year too. 95 ambitious, badass bullicorns took Washington DC for our annual Bullish Conference. It was our 5th annual summit, and by far the biggest and best yet. We had a pop up market, tons of amazing workshops and…
After a whirlwind of incredible workshops, badass seminars and networking with incredible feminists we’re still on a high from The Bullish Conference. Here’s a collection of our favorite social media posts from the weekend. #BullCon17 off to a 👌 start A post shared by Katie Goudie (@hiccup42) on Nov 3, 2017 at 7:06am PDT Getting our check in table ready #bullcon17 A…
This year at BullCon17, we’ve partnered up with General Assembly DC, and their instruction manager, Lauren Jacobson, will be leading a workshop on why you should learn to code. Lauren is a community organizer and activist in the Women in Tech community. Currently, she works as the Instructor Manager for the Immersive programs at General Assembly DC. She teaches coding…
The holidays are right around the corner and, let’s face it, people are getting lazy. You can use this time to hibernate OR you can set yourself up for a super amazing, productive and goal-oriented 2018. I first introduced the idea of lifestyle/career design in 2011, in Bullish: Screw New Year’s Resolutions — Try Designing Your Career. Since the original article,…
This November, we’re welcoming Nekpen Osuan and Demi Ajayi to our speaker lineup with their presentation “The Future is Female, But Are We Ready for Male Reactions?” They’ll be exploring common arguments and responses that challenge equality, explaining ways to identify and deal with male fragility and discussing how these non-supportive environments can threaten women and affect feminists. Nekpen Osuan and…