I recently had another great reader question over at Philly.com - this one was about how to use vacation days without putting undue stress on coworkers in a small department. If this sounds like something you have to deal with, take a look!
Being a full-fledged adult doesn't necessarily mean you're free from childish situations. There's been a lot of media attention regarding bullying, but mostly the school yard variety. In my latest article for Philly.com, I share some advice for how to handle yourself if your boss is the one pushing you around.
I love answering reader questions at Philly.com and I love talking about workplace flexibility, so I was very excited to share some advice with a single mom who wants to find a way to shift her hours or possibly work from home while keeping her current job. If you have questions, get in touch with me directly to schedule a free consult or fill out Philly.com's reader question form: http://www.philly.com/philly/jobs/256598541.html
I'm a certified career coach based in Philadelphia. I started my own practice to help people land their dream jobs and achieve their individual definitions of success.
I also keep this blog with my musings on changes in the employment landscape, advice for job seekers, links to other career-related articles, and anything else that catches my interest.