When I Say “Homemaker,” Act Like a Chicken

Years ago I was coaxed into attending a hypnosis comedy show. I had never experienced nor even been witness to hypnotism, and I wondered if it was even real. Not long into the act, the hypnotist invited the audience to participate in a group demonstration in which he would persuade us that our hands were […]

531. Should You Ever Do Work for Free?

As you get started in your career, there are opportunities, like internships, where you may be expected to work for free. Is it ever a good thing to give your work away for free?  

359. Is It Important To Do What You Love?

People often tell young kids that they should turn the hobbies they love into their career. But is this always the best advice? Here’s a transcript of our conversation: Brittany: Hi, Emma. Emma: Hi, Brittany. Brittany: So, there is a popular saying that people like to say. It’s like, if you do what you’ll love, you’ll never work a […]