Careers :: Feminism :: Essays
Bullish Q&A: What About Dudes Who Skeeze on You at Conferences?
Bullish on DailyWorth…How and When to Work for Free
Bullish Q&A: Caring for Financially Irresponsible Parents
Bullish Q&A: How To Naturally (And Comfortably!) Talk About Money
Bullish Q&A: Is Writing a Book a Good Side-Hustle?
Bullish Q&A: When Your Interviewer Says You’re Too “Intense and Ambitious”
Bullish Q&A: How Can I Defend Feminist Ideas If I’m Terrible at Arguing?
Bullish Q&A: Help! My Job Experience Isn’t “Professional”
Bullish on DailyWorth…How to Hold a Conference for Almost No Money
Bullish Q&A: Freelance Rights, and How to Negotiate a Contract
Bullish Q&A: Incompetent Boss? Opportunity for You!
Why Don’t Men Buy Women Books in Bookstores Instead of Drinks in Bars?
How to Be So “Productive” That You Hate Life and Everyone Hates You
Bullish Q&A: Volunteering vs. Side Hustles
Bullish: Why More Socialism Would Help 51% Of The Population Create More Jobs
I Want to See a Gender-Swapped Version of Every Movie. Literally Every One.
Bullish Q&A: Help! I’m About to Get Fired But I Want to Stay
Bullish Q&A: Taking Risks to Move Up Fast
Bullish on Daily Worth…How to Parent Equally When You Both Work Full-Time
Bullish Q&A: What to Do When Your Internship is Probably Illegal?
Bullish Q&A: Want To Do ALL THE THINGS? Focus By Defining Your Endgame.
Bullish Q&A: How Do I Stay Bullish If I Need a Lot of Sleep?
Bullish Q&A: How to Get Bullish About Moving to a New City
Bullish on The Muse…6 Ways to Shut Down Sexist Comments at Work
Genderqueer in the Office? A Few Thoughts on Building a Career
Bullish Q&A: How To Effectively Share Examples Of Your Work
The American Association of University Women’s recent campaign, #StandUpToSexism has sparked conversations surrounding feminism, careers and fighting gender bias. Jen will be joining a panel of women who will discuss the challenges that women face in the workplace while navigating their feminism. If you’re in DC, (or nearby) and want to check out the panel, you can get tickets here. Date: April 14, 2017…
I was once a “webmaster” – back when that was a job – working under a Christian evangelical patriarch. Late forties, silver hair, dutiful wife – so basically Mike Pence. I’ll call my guy Mark Price. I was in college at the time, and this was a pretty cool job – I made fifteen bucks an hour and could work…
The Bullish Society is our members-only community of supportive career badasses and we have so much good stuff coming up this month! If you’re curious about the society, now is the perfect time to join us and check it out. #ICYMI- March Expert-in-Residence Our March EIR shared super amazing tips and tricks on kicking ass in the corporate world. Check out…
We’ve just released our #bullicornHacks life and career advice ebook! Here, you’ll find tips and tricks on everything from work, living well, relationships and making a difference in the world. This compendious book – crowdsourced from the feminist productivity badasses of Bullish and curated by staff – is the perfect place to find bullish advice, tips and tricks on life,…
We are so excited to announce our first of several carefully selected #BullCon17 speakers! Mariah MacCarthy! Mariah MacCarthy is an award-winning writer. She’s also a producer, teacher, curator, storyteller, burlesque dabbler, rapper, birth mother, immersive-party-play-maker, and all-around creatrix. Her plays (which tend to be sex-positive, women-driven, and funny) have been done everywhere from subway stations to Paris. She runs a…
We are so excited to announce that #BullCon17 All Access Passes are officially on sale! Mark your calendars, this is going to be an amazing year. The Bullish Conference is a career conference for feminists who want to make the world and the workplace better. GetBullish and the Bullish Conference have been bringing it since 2013. At the 5th annual BullCon, there is…
Huge congrats to our ticket sweepstakes winner Natalie Fee! We did a quick Q&A with this badass bullicorn, here’s what she has to say: We’re excited to announce you as our winner this year! Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? I currently work at Pekin Insurance in Pekin, IL (central Illinois, 3 hours south of Chicago) as…
As a high school student in Virginia Beach, I got called to the principal’s office a handful of times. Once, I skipped calculus to work on my college application in the library. Once, I complained that a school contest that was awarding prizes donated by local businesses was awarding a series of tanning sessions at a neighborhood tanning salon (I objected because of skin…
Happy Friday all! Here’s a roundup of some articles we’ve enjoyed this week. Work Is My Self Care by Anna North – New York Times As a white woman, I’m suspicious of an idleness that’s historically been both reserved for us — nonwhite women have been far less likely to be able to avoid working — and forced upon us by…
It’s been a month of glorious changes here at GetBullish. First, Jenny Palkowitsh joined us as Bullish’s first full-time employee. We had already been bursting at the seams in our old location – like, we could not walk because there were boxes of merchandise we did not have room to unpack – so I went looking for an affordable office/warehouse…