Welcome to the You & Them stream of conscious. Where you’ll find everything from profiles of our favorite jobs and companies to random inspiration. And even a few pieces of sage advice about work, life and the that all-important balance of the two.

What is Your Productivity Style?


This is an excellent article published by 99U that helps you identify and capitalize on your style of productivity. The 4 Types of Productivity Styles by Carson Tate Within weeks of starting my first job out of college, I was sent to the in-house time management training program. I dutifully attended the class and used the planner they…

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The Scorpion in Each of Us


This article was originally published by Bothsides of the Table and we thought it was one to share, not only for our business and startup  friends, but for all of us who are navigating negotiations and unfamiliar territory. What You Can Learn from a Scorpion The hardest thing about starting a company is that from day…

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We wanted to share this post by a dear friend of  Y&T,  Ashley Smith. One year in to launching her company, OTHERWORLD, she takes a moment to reflect on her accomplishments (pretty inspiring in just 365 days!) and a few grains of wisdom she’s gathered along the journey. We hope you are as inspired as…

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Job of the Week! – July 29th


Take-charge, charismatic Account Manager   YOU You are a highly-organized, self-sufficient, customer-service-centric Account Manager. An utterly sophisticated master of communication, your do-whatever-it-takes attitude is what you’re known best for in interacting with high profile members & executives. Your entrepreneurial spirit and perfectionist’s attention to detail make you irreplaceable in a startup environment.   THEM They…

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Burn Bright, Not Out


This article originally published by Levo got us thinking about steps we take to avoid burning out. As a team, all of us at You & Them continuously discuss the topic of work-life balance and compare measures we take to ensure we’re all operating at 100. We unanimously take a preventative approach to the burnout by structuring our…

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9 Things Successful People Do Right Before Bed


This article was originally published by Business Insider, and shared again by Levo Photo: / Getty Images The very last thing you do before bed tends to have a significant impact on your mood and energy level the next day, as it often determines how well and how much you sleep. Successful people understand…

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Testing, Testing 1-2-3


We thought this article  published by Harvard Business Review on the rise of assessment tests in the application process was a great one to share with all our job seekers out there. As Talent Scouts, tests like these are a rare as it is our primary responsibility as recruiters to assess the candidate before presenting them. However, we…

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Job of the Week! – July 22nd


Best-in-show Business Manager YOU You are a warm, multi-tasking “I got this” type.  No stranger to operations, administration, & bookkeeping, you are just the perfectionist to help build a business form the ground up. A team player, you thrive on the opportunity to work in a startup environment and collaborate with an all-star team to…

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Getting Personal: The Benefits of Brand Persona


This article  published by AdAge  on brand identity and appealing to the millenial workforce got us thinking… In an age where everything is branded (yes, we’re talking about your curated instagram feed and it’s #flawless avocado toast),  image can really enhance the substance of any thing, so why not harness it’s power to add value to the core…

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A Season for Everything


All of us at You & Them are big fans of Summer.  Weekends getaways, impromptu beach trips,  “Summer Fridays” , non-stop BBQing – you name it, we’re doing it! With all the extracurriculars going on though, it’s important to remain fully checked in so we don’t fall victim to that working-for-the-weekend mentality that can so easily…

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