Article Club Happy Hour: Friends at Work
July 28 • 5:30 - 7pm
"Maybe our girlfriends are our soulmates" - Charlotte, Sex and the City
From HBO series to the New York Times to our very own Facebook feeds, female friendship is making headlines. It's a life-giving, complex, addictive, and beautiful thing. At this Article Club, we'll explore the nuance of female friendship in the workplace. How do you make friends in a stuffy work environment? Is it okay to get drunk with colleagues? What happens when your work BFF leaves your company? And importantly, how can meaningful friendships both at work and after hours help you build a killer career?
Introducing this month's articles:
What Women Find in Friends That They May Not Get From Love: This viral New York Times article explores the intimacy, beauty, and complexity of modern friendship between women. We'll consider questions like: Does the friendship and experience described in this article feel familiar? In what ways have your girlfriends uniquely supported you? How do our closest friends make us better at life, work, and love? http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/28/opinion/sunday/what-women-find-in-friends-that-they-may-not-get-from-love.html?_r=0
Everything You Need to Know About Making Friends in the Office: This Levo article explores questions we've all asked: What boundaries should I establish with work friends? Can I be friends with my boss? Will having work BFFs reduce my credibility at the office? This quick article shares the perspective of one badass boss lady - we can't wait to hear how your thoughts and experiences align/differ! http://www.levo.com/articles/career-advice/everything-you-need-know-about-making-friends-office
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