12:30 pm, December 4th | by Megan Broussard, The Daily Muse
Maybe you headed to a friend’s impromptu birthday dinner last night instead of brushing up on points for the morning meeting. You promised yourself, before hitting the pillow, that you’d wake up early and outline your talking points, but—spoiler alert—that didn’t happen. Or maybe you really didn’t get that meeting invite until the last minute (we’ll blame Gmail). In any case, here you are at your desk at 9 AM with a venti latte, a 30-minute countdown, and the angelic Tim Gunn sitting on your shoulder, whispering, “Make it work.” And, make it work, you must. Here’s how.