Women & the Ways We Work: Ellie Hudson, Not Your Everyday Mom

But, is there such a thing as an "everyday Mom?" When the Women & the Ways We Work interview series was first conceived, I didn't know where it would go, but in January 2017 I decided to speak to women about the many ways they work and really did mean all the many ways we [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

Women & the Ways We Work: Christina Mayr, Leading Technical Editor

In May 2005, Christina and I both landed in London to spend 3 weeks with a cohort of East Carolina University students studying abroad. Afterwards, we didn't see each other for quite some time. Then I ran into her at a SIGDOC (Special Interest Group on Design of Communication) conference in fall 2013. I was [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Communications, Feminism|0 Comments

Women & the Ways We Work: Angela LaPointe, Product Management & Travel

As I've been interviewing different women for the Women & the Ways We Work series, I've heard incredible stories, but nothing like the boldness of Angela LaPointe's boldness and risk-taking through moving about the country and travel so much, as well as her drive for business and people. With that being said, I'm amazed at [...]

By | May 3rd, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

Women & the Ways We Work: Erin Frost, Feminist Academy

This week marks the 16th profile in Women & the Ways We Work and features an interview with Erin A. Frost. I'm thrilled to share her perspectives because Dr. Erin Frost is one of the people I turned to in my study of feminism in graduate school. We first met briefly at a Design of Communications [...]

By | April 26th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Communications, Feminism|0 Comments

Weekly #15 – Women & the Ways We Work: Gwen Saunders, Dynamic Designer

I'm thrilled to include an interview of Gwen Saunders for this week's Women & the Ways We Work. I've long admired my cousin Gwen, the many ways she works, and how she's evolved as a person throughout her life. What better way to celebrate issue #15 and her incredible evolution than by sharing her story on [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #14 – Women & the Ways We Work: Ashley Creason, Social Work in the Wild

Ashley Creason This week's profile features an interview with Ashley Creason, who spent most of her life in Wisconsin before heading to Western North Carolina in 2007 and is soon moving to Vancouver, Washington. I met Ashley in the spring of 2016 through the RESULTS network. We were both on these weekly group leader calls and all [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #13 – Women & the Ways We Work: Lacey Althouse, Wellness Enthusiast

This week’s profile features an interview with Lacey Althouse. Lacey and I connected via LinkedIn last May when she was thinking about relocating from Brooklyn, NY to Raleigh, NC. We met a few weeks later when she and her partner came to NC to make some connections. We had lunch downtown and I thought they were [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #11 – Women & the Ways We Work: Katie Breen, Yoga Teacher

This week's profile features an interview with Katie Breen. She made her way down to the City of Raleigh, in North Carolina, shortly after finishing her studies in Theology and Media Production at Villanova University, in Pennsylvania. Upon arriving, she immediately felt at home and has really gotten involved in many ways. Katie Breen [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #10 – Women & the Ways We Work: Sree Pattabiraman, Technical Communicator

This week’s profile features an interview with Sree Pattabiraman. She grew up in India, where she got a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce with a specialization in Corporate Secretaryship from M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai, India before finding her way to the Raleigh area, where she pursued her Master's Degree in Technical and Scientific Communication at NC State [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Communications, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #9 – Women & the Ways We Work: Kelley McClure, the Designer

This week’s profile features an interview with Kelley McClure. She grew up in Asheville, NC and went to NC State University before working and saving to move to New York City in early spring 2012. I remember hearing about her doing this. My younger introverted cousin had spread her wings and I was so impressed. We [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments