What are your general routines during the workday?
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How often do you fantasize about quitting your job?
I don’t know if you’ve ever thought about whether weak language can actually help you get a raise or not — but maybe we should talk about it?
What should you look for in interview flats?
What are your thoughts on work communication etiquette in 2023? What rules have you established to make your work communication reflect your personal brand (e.g., tone? grammar?) — and what rules have you established for purposes of work-life boundaries?
Exit interviews: leave with a smile or spill the beans?
If you’re sensitive to lights, sound, or smells, this is the post for you.
The WSJ just had an interesting story on “quiet firing” — so let’s discuss. Are you seeing new unfriendly policies? In general, do you feel like layoffs or firings may be in the cards at your company?
A reader wondered: is it OK to bring homemade cookies for her boss?
What have you read recently that you adore? Have you made any great new recipes? What shows are bingeworthy?
Kat’s good friend L shared some tips on how to avoid gaining weight over summer recruiting season.
Which are your favorite icebreakers for work? What are your least favorite icebreakers that you’ve had to ponder in a meeting?