Category: Technology

Finding Headspace when Work & Life get the Better of You.

The past few months have been rough.  Life’s gotten busier:  my little girl turned two; I had to start thinking about school plans for my son who starts kindergarten in the fall; my husband and I are planning a family vacation to New Zealand in 4 weeks; we’ve been doing a lot of work in

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Thank you for taking paternity leave.

I was overjoyed last Friday when Mark Zuckerberg announced that he does indeed plan to take a full two months off for paternity leave when his daughter is born.  While he’s not taking the full-time off available to him and any other Facebook employee, two months is impressive for a male CEO of such a

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What happens when you stop working from home (WFH)?

Before I transitioned from consumer products into tech, I was aware that people worked from home.  My mom, who was an IT Director at Sun Microsystems, worked almost exclusively from home for her last three or four years in that position.  When I was in high school, in the late 90s, Sun even arranged for

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I <3 Tweeting to Airlines… and 2 more reasons I like Twitter.

Twitter hasn’t been doing that well these days; I heard on my way home from work today that layoffs may come as soon as tomorrow.  And while Twitter’s been having a hard time growing its user base (still hovering around 300 million users), I still find it useful for somethings – namely reaching out to

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