Happy Galentine's day from your friends at PowerToFly! What's Galentine's day, you ask? Well, it's a fictitious holiday created by Leslie on Parks and Recreation to celebrate the platonic love that exists amongst lady friends on Valentine's Eve. Since the episode aired in 2010, Galentine's Day has exploded amongst friends across the US (and we're not mad about celebrating this "Hallmark Holiday")! If one thing's for sure, it's definitely the year of women helping women- so why not share the links to our awesome training webinars and help your friends take their careers to the next level?! Chocolate and roses are nice- but knowledge lasts a lifetime.
Crises can bring out the best in us. It can be hard to believe that when headlines are crowded with toilet paper hoarders or raucous spring breakers under the impression that they're invincible, but it's true. A paper by the University of Delaware's Disaster Research Center found that assumptions about people acting in their own best interest during a crisis are "fundamentally incorrect" and that "human beings…typically rise to the daunting challenges that disasters pose."
How to stay productive and positive while working remotely
With the outbreak of COVID-19, scores of people are finding themselves working remotely for the first time. Trying to stay productive while at home with so many distractions can be overwhelming, so we asked women tech leaders what they were doing to work from home successfully. Along with getting a great pair of noise canceling headphones (game changer!), they have 10 excellent tips to help you thrive in a work-from-home environment.
I've been thinking about women's ingenuity a lot recently; after all, crises like the one we're facing now fuel innovation. They especially fuel innovation from those who are on the frontlines, in desperate need of solutions.