Remote First Work Culture

For the companies that are shifting from an in-office culture to a remote-first workplace, there are some crucial cultural adjustments...

RBG: My Mother's Hero

My mom went to law school because of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. As the single mom of two kids under five (my older siblings), she worked to...

Bisexuality Awareness Week 2020

My partner is bisexual, & it still amazes me the lack of bi inclusion by both heteronormative folks and within the queer community...

Suicide Prevention Week 2020

We lost my brother to suicide when I was 15. He was only 20 years old & had just come out to me the year prior. One of my biggest regrets...

My Self Harm Story

In high school, I would stare at my razor for minutes that felt like hours, thinking about harming myself to feel better — or rather to...

Labor Day 2020

My grandmother was a cafeteria worker turned senior citizen center manager. She worked until she died — not because she had to, but...

HR Leaders: Your Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility. ▪️ Does your company have to return to the office right now? ▫️ Is your work essential? ▪️ Do your employees...

Self-Worth At Work

Positive feedback is great. We all want to hear we are doing a good job. But, I have learned (the hard way) that if you don't start from...

Getting Emotional at Work

😤 Displaying emotion at work is NOT a weakness. 😤 It’s a strength. 💪 Getting emotional about something shows you care. ✋ Getting...

Rejection

Rejection. I faced a lot of it growing up. From kids growing up, for being feminine and suspected as gay. From my dad, for not seeing eye...

My Candor

I get a lot of messages about my candor and honesty on here. For me, it's not something I think about as radical. Authenticity is...

“I Could Write a Book”

By 1, I still hadn’t talked By 2, I couldn’t shut up By 3, I saw my parents get divorced By 4, I started singing By 5, I moved to...

Knotch named Inc5000

At Knotch , we had three goals this past year: to grow the team, to grow our customer community, and to grow our platform. Making the...

Remote is Our Norm

Knotch recently announced that remote work will now be our norm. That said, we will have an optional workspace in NYC for those that wish...

Be humble. Be human. Be empathetic.

As someone who’s met a handful of celebrities throughout my career, I have had the privilege of meeting many amazingly humble ones and a...

HR Leaders: Stop Limiting Yourself

I often see #HR leaders limit themselves. HR leaders can have a say in operations. HR leaders can have a voice in comms. HR leaders can...

I'm Late To The Game

I’m late to the game. I’m *just* learning the power in asking more questions vs simply giving answers. Allowing others the power to...

Millennials, Don’t Beat Yourself Up.

Millennials, don’t beat yourself up. It’s okay to be discouraged. To feel setback due to COVID-19. To feel stagnant. To be anxious to...