Career

5 Time Management Strategies

If there is one sure way to miss a deadline, it’s to completely forget about it. If you have a complex schedule with meetings, deadlines, and competing priorities, it’s vital that you enlist certain techniques to keep you on top of it all. Having a full time job and this lovely blog, I often have […]

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Work Bag Favorites

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 When you’re looking for a work bag, it can be difficult to find just the right one you have pictured in your mind. These are some of my favorite bags, which range from a classic black tote like number 3 to a fun diamond pattern like number 4. […]

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Using Technology to Meet Your Deadlines

If you have a deadline that is weeks or months away, it can be hard to get started during the first week. Procrastination has to be one of the most difficult obstacles to overcome in meeting deadlines. I have been in situations where I kept telling myself I have plenty of time to get something done […]

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Tell Me How You Really Feel: 2015 Reader Survey

Welcome to the 2015 LaptopsAndHeels Reader Survey! First of all, I want to thank all of you for your unsolicited comments, Facebook messages, texts and emails providing feedback on LaptopsAndHeels. It means so much to me knowing that you’re loving the blog. I wanted to provide an opportunity for readers to offer their insights in […]

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Contributor for ProfessionGal

Some of you may know that I contribute to ProfessionGal, a blog dedicated to thinking outside of the cubicle and developing your creative talents as an occupation. I’m a huge fan of the site and love the way all the gals approach their careers. The articles are categorized based on whether the author is a […]

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As If

Happy Sunday everyone!  This Clueless-inspired outfit can function as both a work and party appropriate look. With the recent cold weather  that has hit Philadelphia, I’ve been using layers frequently to keep myself warm! I wore the first outfit when J and I went to NYC to celebrate my birthday. We had dinner together before our […]

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Feeling Lost After Vacation? 4 Ways to Ensure a Smooth Transition

Returning to work after a vacation can be a difficult adjustment.  Your mind goes into overdrive constantly thinking of old projects, new projects, laundry, cooking, cleaning, and everything else that you need to take care of.  With an extensive to-do list and a backlog of emails, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with the different tasks […]

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5 Ways to Maximize Your Business Travel Experience

When J dropped me off at the airport last Wednesday, I was feeling a mix between excitement for my 
impending trip to Chicago and some separation anxiety. I was traveling to represent my company at the American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting; an event attended by more than 25,000 oncology professionals worldwide with a […]

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Tell Me About Yourself, Part 2

A few days ago, we discussed smart ways to answer tough interview questions that may come your way.  Read on for more questions and tips on how to present your best self and get the job you really want! 4. What is your greatest weakness? I find this one to be one of the craftiest […]

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