Setting Goals that will STICK // CEO in Progress

Things To Do When Starting A New Job

Starting a new job can be extremely overwhelming and scary, no matter how prepared you are. Coming in to a new environment that you’re unsure of is difficult for everyone. It’s important to remember that you were picked because you would fit in and are capable of completing the job. So if you’re in the […]

The Ultimate Guide To Organizing Your Planner & Life //CEO in Progress

The Ultimate Guide To Organizing Your Planner & Life

School is right around the corner, and for me, that always means it’s time for planners and a whole new organizational model. I think this is such a critical decision to your success throughout the school year, it’s a tool you’ll have with you through everything. With 6 classes, work, a social calendar, long distance relationships, […]

How to Handle New {Responsibilities} at Work - 3 Quick Tips // CEO in Progress

Adding New Responsibilities at Work

A while back a lot of new responsibilities were added to my position. I began to be in charge of our whole return process on the purchasing side of our company, which meant working with vendors (I hate talking on the phone), coordinating with customer service, and solving weird complicated problems that always seem to arise. At […]

Why office {gossip} is killing your opportunities and how to |stop| it // CEO In Progress

Why Gossip Can Kill Your Opportunities & How to Cut it Out

I swear, sometimes working in an office is like working in a middle school or high school (especially if you do work in a middle school or high school). People can get very petty over small things, from parking spots to taking the last cookie at the quarterly luncheon. All of a sudden it can go from […]

Google Calendar Tips & Tricks // CEO in Progress

Target Desk Accessories

Our wedding registry is at Target, so I’ve been even more obsessively browsing all the great home and office accessories lately. They’ve really gotten my style down, it’s like they’ve been checking out my Pinterest boards or something, I’m really impressed with what I’m seeing. I’m a big fan of a little bit rustic, natural, […]

Rifle Paper Co. {Favorites} //CEO in Progress

Rifle Paper Co. Favorites

I’ve been full-on-obsessed with Rifle Paper Co. I had a contest with them a while back, and I loved loved loved the journals that I gave away, I almost wanted to enter myself! They have the most unique and useful desk supplies, everything from notepads to calendar to wall art and recipe holders. Whatever you need […]

You Might Work at Dunder Miifflin If...

You Might Work at Dunder Mifflin If…

One of my not-so-secret obsessions since forever is the show The Office. I’ve seen every episode too many times to count. We live off our Apple TV and Netflix since we don’t have cable, and running through the series is basically a monthly routine. I even have my own Dundie Trophy and a mug with […]

Workaversary

Today is a pretty big day for me. It’s been a year officially since I had my first day at my job. I can’t believe where this year has taken me; I’ve grown so much and learned more than I could have imagined. This year has gone by in the blink of an eye – […]

Equal Pay Day - You Don't Get What You Deserve, You Get What You Negotiate

Equal Pay Day

Today is a very special day of the year. Today is the first day where women final make up the salary difference from the previous year. Today is also a day to recognize this struggle and put an emphasis on it’s solution. Being someone focusing on equality in all aspects of life, including gender equality, […]

Healthy Work Swaps

I’m on a health kick lately, not for any losing-weight kind of reason, but just whenever I eat like junk food I usually feel so slow and lazy – garbage in, garbage out! The main thing is when I’m at work, I’ve really gotten in to a food schedule, I’m sure you do too, and now […]