Award-winning journalist and writer Ruthie Ackerman is at work on her first book. She spends her days teaching writing workshops for individuals and corporations and working as a book coach, helping other writers bring their stories to life. She was most recently the Deputy Editor at ForbesWomen. Her writing has been published in The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Salon, Slate, Newsweek and more. She has a Master's in Journalism from NYU.