Every time the Muse author Stacey Lasto bakes cookies for her work colleagues, she recalls a time when cooking for colleagues and bringing homemade treats to American offices was a bad idea.
For a completely wild reason for us: colleagues and superiors might think that you have too much free time and, instead of working to the fullest, including in your free time, you bake some cookies.
People might think you were just a housewife at heart, or worse, a person with no career ambitions.
It sounds like an anecdote, but if you remember, outdated or controversial career advice haunts us to this day. Continue reading