Archive for May, 2013

How Clutter Affects Productivity

This post was originally posted in October 2012, but hey, a refresher on clutter is always handy! A clutter-free space and productivity go hand in hand. Why? Because a clear space allows you to sink in to your work/projects wit...

3 Questions To Reboot Your Mind For A Productive Life Of Meaning

You are busy. There’s much to do in this one, precious life! And it’s important to keep yourself in a productive, happy frame of mind. We all have those times when we don’t feel that great inside. Although inevita...

Job Searching on Saturday: Make Sure Your Resume Lands in the Right Place!

When setting out to find a job or internship, you may often feel like the odds are against you. As the economy slowly picks up and you’re against applicants with greater experience, make sure your resume lands in the righ...


CGN’s 5 Must-Have Beauty Apps

This week CGN tracked down some of the top beauty apps for you. As we head into summer, make sure to download these on your phone, or tablet. Happy apping! Good Guide – Concerned about the ingredients in your next beauty, or ...

Your Saturday “Stay in Bed” Stimulus

Every Saturday, you get your weekly dose of “Stay in Bed Stimulus” – great reads, fun videos, and amazing podcasts and pieces of music that will make you want to stay in bed an extra hour, and get your much needed...

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Stylish Ankle Pants You Can Wear to Work

If you’re bored with your everyday classic dress pants, try a pair of ankle pants. One of my favorite items to wear when the weather gets warm are a pair of stylish ankle pants. I prefer a slim fit and a length that hits...


Networking: Building Professional Relationships

They say “it’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” With at least 70% of available jobs never listed, using your network is more important than ever. Your professional network can be anyone from your cousin to your fo...

Charged: Stop Running Out of Battery With These Solutions

Whether you have the newest iPhone, Blackberry, iPod, Samsung, or other mobile device for music or phones, you no doubt have those days of heavy phone/music use where suddenly, it’s 2:00 p.m. and you look down at the devi...

Last Year on Career Girl Network

We’re starting a new feature on Career Girl today that you’ll begin to see every Friday….Last Year on Career Girl! CareerGirlNetwork.com launched on March 7, 2012 out of 6+ years of blogging on numerous platfo...


Should We All Be Contractors?

  Let’s start with a provocative line: Would you be better at your job if you were a contractor? If you were paid hourly, or at least per project? I worked for an hourly wage when I was fourteen: I nannied for twin ...