Top Financial Resources To Get Your Money Right

In September, I spoke at the brunch portion of Bossed Up Bootcamp in Washington, DC. It was an honor to be able to speak to the amazing women who had gathered together to learn how to craft sustainable careers and happy lives – especially because I was literally in their seats a year prior. O

How I Boosted My Confidence at Work

Allison came to Bossed Up Bootcamp this summer looking to boost her professional confidence so she could step up and bring her A-game to her organization. Serving as an associate at Devex, the media platform for the global development community, she was ready to take that next step beyond the “ent

8 steps to take NOW to prepare for your next job

Fall is the perfect time to do some professional polishing up – even if you’re not ready to start looking for your next job just yet. But hey – with hiring up and job satisfaction among millennials looking pretty bleak, now might be a good time to keep an eye out for greener pastures.

How Taylor Accelerated Her Adventure

A few months ago I had the pleasure of running into Bossed Up Bootcamp alum Taylor at a DC event and she casually mentioned how she had just returned from a weekend in Paris. “Damn, girl!” I said, “That’s awesome! What were you there for?” “For Paris!” She retorted, and began telling m

From Overwhelmed to Owning It

When Lauren came to Bossed Up Bootcamp, she was recovering from a bout of burnout very similar to my own. An over-achieving student and task-master extraordinaire, Lauren had been in school full-time at a small private college in Minnesota double-majoring (of course), while also serving in leadershi

Daring to Go for Gold

Back when Kaitlin came to our Bossed Up Bootcamp hosted by The Lady Project in Rhode Island, she was feeling without a community and without a clear direction. Not only did she leave with a rad new #girlgang, but she set out on a wild journey that’s led her to training full-time for the Olympic [&

I Finally Feel “Whole” At Work

Emilie: I’m so excited to share your journey with our community, Cari! Tell our bosses who you are and what you’re up to these days: Cari: I am a connector. I view the world through the people in it. Most of all, I love bringing people together to make big things happen.  I work with […]

How I got Bossed Up

by Laquanda Fields Last March, I found the courage to end a career that made me unhappy. I lost sight of my career goals and the work I did was unfulfilling. Just as I thought I was unsure about what to do next, I stumbled upon Bossed Up Bootcamp. Bossed Up is an organization with […]