Whitney Parker

The secret to climbing the career ladder: Realize there is no ladder

By Whitney Parker • April 1, 2011 •
On March 29, Brazen Careerist hosted two amazing events with Jenny Blake, author of the new book, Life After College: The Complete Guide to Getting What You Want. In her 30-minute webinar, Jenny introduced her core ideas from the book

5 Things Never to Tell (or Do With) Your Boss

By Whitney Parker • March 29, 2011 •
Creating boundaries with our employers can be a tricky business, especially when working in an environment where the line between colleagues and friends is hard to find. That can make us feel overly comfortable with colleagues, and even a boss when it comes to discussing personal issues that don’t relate to our work. Can revealing too much about your personal life backfire on you professionally? Absolutely.