"Don't surrender all your joy for an idea you used to have about yourself that isn't true anymore." -- Cheryl Strayed

How to be Smarter: 25 Small Steps to Get You Closer to Your Dream Job. How to be Prettier: I just discovered Poshmark - it is a site (and an app) to buy or sell women's fashion. I am completely obsessed. I have gotten new-with-tags clothes from so many of my favorite brands for a fraction of their retail price. [This is not an affiliate link or a sponsored post, and I have no affiliation to Poshmark - I just really like the service a lot].

How to be (less) Awkward: If you have been feeling a little shy at work, show up to your next meeting early. As people trickle in, you can say hi and greet each of them 1:1, which is usually less overwhelming than walking into a full room.