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Articles by Sarah Sheppard

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Sarah Sheppard is an account manager at a feminist communications firm. She earned an MFA in creative writing from Lesley University and contributes regularly to Verywell Mind. She writes on mental health, women's issues, and redefining success.

Working During Coronavirus
COVID-19: How to Avoid Burnout & Embrace Semi-Permanency
This is a marathon, not a sprint
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Career Development
Furloughs, NDAs, & Other Contracts That Affect Your Employment
You don't have to sign everything
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Return to Work
How the Baby Blues Affect Your Return to Work
Some sadness or anxiety is to be expected
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Mental Health
Why You Should Take a Personal Day, According to Research
Time off isn't just for vacations anymore
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Pregnancy
7 Hide-Your-Pregnancy Accessories & Where to Find Them
Nothing to see here
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Pregnancy
10 Benefits Questions to Ask HR When You’re Expecting
There should be a class about this
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Culture & Professionalism
6 Times You Did Not Overreact
You're not "too emotional" either, but that's a conversation for another day
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Interviewing
What to Do If You’re Asked Illegal Questions During an Interview
What to say, how to report it, and what to consider if you get an offer
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Playlist
Let's Talk About Age Discrimination in 'Younger'
The TV show sheds light on a larger cultural problem
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Management
In Defense of Male Managers
Good ones are out there—we need to remember that
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Diversity
What Working Women Should Know About Women’s Equality Day
Things aren't all bad, but they're also not not bad
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Salary
Occupational Sorting: Does Job Choice Affect the Gender Pay Gap?
Short answer: Yes. Long answer: Read the article
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Salary
What 6 Companies Are Doing to Bridge the Gender Pay Gap
The four best practices we can implement right now
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Culture & Professionalism
Too Much of a Good Thing: the Pressures of Company Culture
You don’t have to stay late and say “yes” all the time. Here’s how.
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Women to Know
This Woman is a Best-Selling Author, Speaker, and Consultant—All Without a College Degree
Joy Loverde has been successfully self-employed for more than 40 years—here’s how
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Career Development
Achieving Success Without a Degree
Education outside the classroom: These women prove there are many paths to a successful career
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Culture & Professionalism
To Drink or Not to Drink: How to Handle Alcohol at Work
The percent of women who refuse to drink at work might surprise you
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Culture & Professionalism
Mean Girls in the Workplace
It’s all fun and games… wait, no it’s not.
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Reading
Must-Reads by Female Authors to Curl Up and Get Cozy With
Looking for the best books of 2018? No need to check Goodreads; these fabulous women authors have you covered
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Playlist
Career Lessons from the Fabulous Women of 'The Bold Type'
We’re serving up our favorite office reminders from this show’s fearless characters
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