Amy Odell, Well + Good

Amy Odell

Well + Good

New York, NY, United States

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  • Unknown
  • Well + Good
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Harper's Bazaar
  • Marie Claire
  • ELLE Magazine (US)
  • Redbook

Past articles by Amy:

My office is reopening but I don’t feel safe about going back—what should I do?

As states reopen, so will some offices. But what if you're scared to go back to work? Career expert Amy Odell advises on talking about this with your boss. → Read More

How can I focus on work at home—and motivate my team to do the same—while this global crisis swirls?

With everything going on in the world, you may be wondering how to focus on work at home while managing a team of people. Career expert Amy Odell advises. → Read More

I’m 6 months into a new job and I *hate* it—can I quit?

Career expert Amy Odell answers the question: How soon can I leave my new job? The general rule is to stick it out a year—but is it necessary? → Read More

I feel like I get along better with my male bosses—is it just me, or is it gender bias?

One reader asks: I work better with male than female bosses—is it just me? It could be, or it could be gender bias in the workplace. Here's how to tell. → Read More

Terrible jobs have extinguished my boss-babe spark—how do I get it back?

Career expert and author Amy Odell answers the letter of a woman who, after a series of terrible jobs, doesn't know what to do next. → Read More

Help! I have a miserable boss—what do I do?

Does your manager micromanage, steal credit for your work, or constantly change her mind? Does it seem like she...really has no interest in managing at all? Journalist and career expert Amy Odell tips for dealing with a difficult boss. → Read More

Good@Work: Did I sell myself short when I negotiated my salary?

You love your job, there's just one problem: You don't think you make enough money. Journalist and career expert Amy Odell shares how to ask for a raise. → Read More

Red Carpet Pre-Shows Suck. That’s Why the Black Dress Movement Suffered.

A critical look at how the black dress and Time's Up movement played out at the Golden Globes. → Read More

This Is How Your Sexy Halloween Costume Gets Made

Behind the scenes at Yandy, the Internet's sexiest and most controversial costume store. → Read More

Cleaning Celebrity Marie Kondo Thinks We Should Learn How to Tidy in School

Home economics classes are falling short. → Read More

Hugh Hefner's Deeply Troubling View of Women Is Part of His Legacy

The Playboy founder's progressive achievements don't negate his awful treatment of women. → Read More

This Part of the New Fifty Shades Freed Trailer Is So Effing Annoying

The new Fifty Shades Freed trailer has one super-annoying moment. → Read More

A Feminist's Ode to Laziness

The big secret about all of us lazy women is that we're actually not lazy at all. → Read More

Stop Critiquing Women for Photoshopping Their Instagram Photos

Exposing someone for Photoshop on Instagram is like exposing Whole Foods for selling mangos. → Read More

The Obamas Are Taking All the Best Honeymoons

All the glamorous trips the Obamas have taken since leaving the White House. → Read More

11 things I wish I knew before I had a wedding

Whatever you do, DON'T check the weather. → Read More

11 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Had a Wedding

Whatever you do, DON'T check the weather. → Read More

Ariana Grande Returns to Instagram After the Manchester Attack With Heartfelt Message to Fans

"There is nothing I or anyone can do to take away the pain you are feeling." → Read More

Did Pippa Middleton's Brother's Date Wear WHITE to Her Wedding?

Call the etiquette police because this is an EMERGENCY. → Read More

Did Pippa Middleton's Brother's Date Wear WHITE to Her Wedding?

Call the etiquette police because this is an EMERGENCY. → Read More