How to Stop Being a Doormat (Without Giving Up Your Common Decency)

By Ellen Hendriksen Maybe it’s happened to you. A friend or a partner frustrated on your behalf might say it outright: Stand up for yourself. Stop being such a people pleaser. Don’t let them walk all over you. Stop being such a doormat. The term “doormat” makes it sound as if those with doormat-like tendencies lie […]

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Interviewing and Job-Searching as an Introvert

By Shavon Evelyn So you’re an introvert, and now you need to take on the monumental task of propelling yourself into the job-search market. You have to face the nerve-racking reality of the interview process: a barrage of questions that might as well be posed under the spotlight of an interrogation lamp for all the […]

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