You don't always have to intervene, but if you decide to, make sure you have everyone's side of the story.
Every office seems to have an excessive chatter.
If something's important enough to one or both of you enough to get heated about it, it's probably important enough to get to the bottom of it together.
It's difficult to believe that people are insisting it's fine to attend their in-person celebration because "everyone will be wearing masks"—and to talk to them about why you won't be there.
My father wasn’t at my wedding, either.
From August 2018 to August 2019, I am only saying yes to requests out of a creative interest, a financial need, or a genuine desire to be of service based on love and friendship.
Having boundaries is just the recognition that you’re soft and permeable and everything you encounter has its own energy that you’re subject to and have to manage, all on your own.
I know, it's the worst.
A former employee tells all about the company's aggressive restroom culture.