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He's obsessed with her. It's really starting to hurt me, and I don't know whether to say something to him or not. (Artwork: Tess Emily Rodriguez)

Ask Erin: The Guy I'm Dating Is Obsessed With Someone Else

He's obsessed with her. It's really starting to hurt me, and I don't know whether to say something to him or not. Read...
Erin Khar   |   02.6.19   |   SHARE
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The impact a crappy boss can have on our work lives can not be overstated.

7 Ways To Deal With A Horrible Boss

Intrigued? Here’s how to take the reigns back from your own horrible boss and love your job again. Read...
Nadia Bokody of SHESAID    |   01.9.19   |   SHARE
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Last year the office party was held on the MLK weekend, meaning they expected everyone to stay home over the break in order to attend. (Artwork: Tess Emily Rodriguez)

Ask Erin: Am I Obligated To Go To My Office Party? 

Last year the office party was held on the MLK weekend, meaning they expected everyone to stay home over the break in order to attend. Read...
Erin Khar   |   01.2.19   |   SHARE
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There are some people who are all for dating a co-worker; after all, we spend more time in the office than almost anywhere else.

I Dated My Co-Worker... And Now I Know Why You Shouldn't

There are some people who are all for dating a co-worker; after all, we spend more time in the office than almost anywhere else. Read...
Elizabeth Best of SHESAID    |   07.2.18   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
After a one-night stand with my co-worker, how do I stay professional?

Ask Erin: How Do I Stay Professional After A One-Night Stand With A Co-Worker?

I had no expectations beyond what happened, a one-night stand with a co-worker. How do I manage having to stay in contact and keep things Read...
Erin Khar   |   06.20.18   |   SHARE
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The fact is I don’t have time. I’m overwhelmed, and I’m way behind on my work.

Nine-to-Five Work Culture Is Killing Our Will To Give A Damn

Work culture: What’s missing in the modern workweek equation? Read...
Nadia Bokody of SHESAID    |   04.11.18   |   SHARE
Culture
Should I tell my colleague I'm in love with him? (Illustration by Tess Emily Rodriguez)

Ask Erin: Should I Tell My Colleague I'm In Love With Him? 

Just over a year ago, a guy my age came to join my team. We instantly clicked and became great friends. Should I tell my colleague I'm in love with Read...
Erin Khar   |   01.3.18   |   SHARE
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“Most of us don’t want that intimacy with our co-workers. We have to be with them 40 hours a week. We don’t want to hug them, too."

Please Don't Hug Me At Work 

Please don't hug me at work. Not from the front, side, and certainly not behind. Read...
Josie Gleave of SHESAID    |   12.15.17   |   SHARE
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