How has business etiquette changed with regards to meeting new coworkers who you’ve only known over Zoom or Slack — or at this point meeting someone you’ve worked with for a year or two in person for the first time?
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What does your office life look like these days, readers? This is going to vary widely from city to city, industry to industry… so I thought it would be a fun open thread!
Readers, what are your favorite ways to manage your to-do list at work? How to you organize your tasks and your time so everything gets done?
Where should you start when you need a complete wardrobe revamp — to completely update your look?
How big of a problem do you think “the office mom” role is in your office, where women are often expected to do non-promotable work that isn’t part of their jobs? How has that changed in the past two years?
Planning a chill Labor Day weekend? Let’s round up some of our favorite books, TV shows, movies, and more that would be perfect for a long weekend!
Are you part of the “Great Resignation” happening now? In general, have you reevaluated work/life balance in the past year or so?
SMILE, HONEY! Let’s discuss when other people feel entitled to your time, energy, or more — and how to deal with it.
Have you been through a formal job application process recently? How has COVID changed your job hunting plans?
What are your thoughts on WFH versus going to the office? How important is work-from-home flexibility to you going forward?
Here’s a fun open thread for today: If you were going to college right now, what major would you choose, and why? (What DID you major in, and do you regret it?)