Even if you don’t have a permanent office, you can co-work with a colleague from just about anywhere

In the “before times” (that’s to say, the pre-pandemic era), employees used to get access to “business lessons by exposure” all the time, whether we knew it or not.

In the office, we’d overhear conversational snippets from that meeting down the hall where someone left their door open or spoke…

I bustled in the door at half past 8 last night, buzzing with energy. After unwinding over a glass of wine at the kitchen table, I filled in Jason from the day’s events as he idly tinkered with my Macbook Air that had unceremoniously died in the middle of the…

I have to admit, even Times Square feels a little energizing these days

This week, for the first time in nearly two years, I hit a “bingo week” in New York City. I went into an office every day and I had plans every night. Just like the old days. …

Grand Central’s Oyster Bar reopened yesterday after 18 months of COVID-imposed closures. I told my out-of-town colleague about it, excitedly, at the end of the workday. “We must go,” I gushed. “It’s a quintessential New York City experience.”

We wandered over at around 5:45 p.m. and I hoped we weren’t…

Bethany Crystal

VP @ BolsterTalent, alum of @USV, @StackOverflow and @NorthwesternU, board member at @CompSci_High and @NUalumni, co-founder of #BeyondCodingNYC

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