Death to (Workplace) Rape Culture

Let's talk about the side of America and the American workplace that no one wants to: the misogynistic side. Just as America was built on the brains and backs of black people, it was birthed from the wombs, works, and wisdom of women. Why do we treat those we owe so much to so poorly? Will that forever be an inherent human flaw?


The Virtuous Woman in a World of Vixens

You don’t have to do things that go against your morals to get ahead in the world. You don’t have to sleep or cheat or lie or steal your way to the top. Don’t miss the scenic route by letting something superficial quickly take you where your mind could’ve taken you.

Wednesdays Are For Women

Going forward, Wednesdays will be dedicated to the ladies working hard to make it happen. Whether I have a guest writer or I repost an article focused on women's issues in professional settings, know that you all will have something to look forward to here on The Reader.

3 Takeaways From Pew’s Women in Leadership Survey

The majority of what I write on here is general and can be applied to anyone, regardless of demographic category.  But, when I do publish content that is demographic-specific, generally it's about men's etiquette and/or dress.  Why?  Because I'm a man and that's what I know.  But I came across this article by Jill Krasny … Continue reading 3 Takeaways From Pew’s Women in Leadership Survey

#TrendingThursday Week 113

It still baffles me that we're 113 weeks into The Reader.  Thanks for choosing this site as your daily source of professional development articles.  As I do every Thursday, below you'll find a few articles to help with your growth as a young professional.  Make sure you apply the ones you can and share the … Continue reading #TrendingThursday Week 113

10 Rules Of Email Etiquette Every Woman Should Follow

Ladies, this one is for you.  I came across it last week in the Huffington Post.  Though it may be stereotypical, I see it happen far too often.  And guys, we can take it with a grain of salt as well.  Using slang and catch phrases that are just short of professional can hinder our … Continue reading 10 Rules Of Email Etiquette Every Woman Should Follow

#TrendingThursday Week 86

Good morning/afternoon/evening/night!  I hope you're having a wonderful week and that your weekend is relaxing and fun.  Here are a few articles for you and yours to skim through over the next couple days and then apply to your professional development.  Make today great! 10 Ways Companies Drive Away Talent by Liz Ryan The 'Wolf' … Continue reading #TrendingThursday Week 86