I think someone needs to just give him a hug. Maybe a frozen casserole for dins. This could take a while.
Anyone else feel insecure that a 39-year-old just got elected president of France? I'm 34. Underachieve much?
...It's got to keep going up." - Jay Gatsby The Great Gatsby, 2013 There's not a whole lot that's similar between myself and Jay Gatsby (played by my favorite imaginary boyfriend, Leonardo DiCaprio). The thought of hosting the incredibly large and lavish parties, questionably bending society's business ethics norms, and obsessing about how society at … Continue reading “My Life Has Got To Be Like This…
I've recently had a first. The first time I've ever had to look someone in the eye and tell them they no longer have a job. For real. Immediately. This, my friends, sucks. I'm not going to go into the details, whyfores and wherefores, out of respect for the person I had this conversation with. … Continue reading Let It Be: My First Layoff
Feminist (n.) - a person who believes in the social, political, and economic equality of the sexes. I am a feminist, and I like this definition the best. I got that from a song by Beyoncé in her last album. The quote is by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's TED talk. Feminism today is not about suffrage or … Continue reading Salary Negotiation Primer for the Ladies
A number of people have asked me over the last few years "You seem to be doing something right [in your career]. How do you do it?" Or (my favorite) "How do we 'Sarah' XXX ?" (For the record you know you've made it when people start to use your name as a verb. Like … Continue reading Keys to success with Daniel Tiger
I'm a bit stuck. The media is covering the presidential election in full force - even in Abu Dhabi - and I'm stuck. I've lost my voice. Wait, no. I haven't lost it. I just don't share my opinions on this topic quite as freely as I'm known to do on other less divisive subjects. … Continue reading The Temptation to not talk about the 2016 American Preseisential election