Lauren Hoffman, Author at candidates
Lauren Hoffman
Lauren Hoffman
Lauren Hoffman writes about television, Joe Biden, and her feelings. She is a regular contributor to and Vulture. She lives in Seattle, Washington, and has no cats.
January 06, 2017

What I Wish My Boss Knew About My Mental Health

Ready to find your dream job? Sign up for Hired today. Dealing with mental health issues in the workplace has been my reality for my entire working life — I was first diagnosed with a mental...

December 21, 2016

How to Keep Work Stress From Taking Over Your Life

Unless you're a robot, it's all but impossible to avoid having work stress(don't worry, robots, your time will come!). But it's not impossible to avoid taking those feelings home with you at...

December 05, 2016

How to Cry At Work And Not Freak Your Coworkers Out

The benefits of being a highly sensitive person have been well-documented, but there are drawbacks to being so in tune with your emotions, too. A central hallmark of my own sensitivity is a tendency...

October 04, 2016

What Makes You Love Your Job? 6 Crucial Job Happiness Indicators

In a world with increasingly long workweeks and demanding workplace expectations, there's a lot of talk about what makes people happy at work — from generous paternity leave policies to flexible...

September 19, 2016

Are You Burned Out (Or Do You Really Just Hate Your Job)?

If you mention how drained your job is making you to a coworker or friend, chances are they'll start nodding knowingly, and ask whether you're burned out. But not all symptoms of panic and dread...