Kate Harveston

Kate Harveston is an online journalist from Pennsylvania. She enjoys writing about women's issues, career advice, and sociopolitical change. If you enjoy her writing, you can visit her at OnlySlightlyBiased.com.

Six Do’s and Don’ts of the Networking Game

Good Posture-Chispa Magazine

Among some professionals, networking doesn’t always get the best reputation. That’s because we make the mistake of thinking of it as a selfish form of communication. Networkers want to meet more people and make contacts they can use to their advantage—therefore, it’s easy to assume none of their interactions are genuine. But, networking isn’t all…

The Importance of Making Your Home Your Own

Declutter Home-Chispa Magazine

Everyone needs a place to store their stuff, raise their families and stay safe from the natural elements. However, having shelter is not the same as having a home, which can and should be an expression of who you are and a place to go to get a much-needed break from your stressors. Your home…

Eight Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills

Improve Your Communication-Chispa Magazine

Strong communication skills are important for anyone and should continuously be improved upon when possible. Not only are such skills critical to a successful career, but they’re also a vital life skill that can strongly affect your relationships with your friends, family members and co-workers. Hone your communication skills to get the most out of…

Five Side Hustles to Make Some Extra Dough

Five Side Hustles to Make Some Extra Dough-Chispa Magazine

Perhaps you already have a primary source of income, but it’s not quite enough to cover all your expenses. Or, maybe, you need a little bit of extra cash before your next vacation, for a big purchase or to pay down your student loans more quickly. No matter your reason, you need a side hustle—you…

The Many Benefits of Lifelong Learning

The Mompreneur's Guide To Writing Your First Book-Chispa Magazine

Lifelong learning is the coming trend in education. In fact, adult learners are the fastest-growing educational segment in the United States right now. But there are many important reasons to pursue learning past your traditional school-age years that have nothing to do with trends. It’s beneficial to you to learn throughout your life. Lifelong learning…