Archive for June, 2013
The White Blouse

A Career Girl Essential: The White Blouse

  If you don’t already have a white blouse in your wardrobe, you should get one ASAP!  Not only does it go with almost any bottom or color, it can make you feel and look amazing. If you’re not a fan of the white b...

Building Your Brand: The Good, The Bad, The Digital

Some of the top reasons new businesses fail are poor accounting and operational inefficiency. According to New York Times business expert Jay Goltz, these things should seem obvious, but many businesspeople don’t spot t...

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...


Finding a Job in 1-2-3

As a recent grad, I’m tempted to throw a bunch of resumes to potential employers out there and see what sticks. As a Career Girl and business woman, I know better. When you’re unemployed and anxious to find work, it’s eas...

So You Want to Write a Book: Part 3

If you haven’t noticed from all the excerpts we’re posting from You Know Everybody! A Career Girl’s Guide to Building a Network That Works, I’ve finally come to the end of my book writing and publishing ...

Is There Work After Baby?

The editors at Human Resources MBA Degree Guide decided to research the topic of work after baby. Is it possible? How does it work, and how do the numbers break down? Check out the infographic below to learn more. Image source:...


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She Knows Everybody! Feature: Mary Blegen

One of the most exciting parts of You Know Everybody! are Marcy’s interviews with ten incredible female executives. Each week this summer, we’ll highlight one of these incredible women and share with you their ̶...

Anatomy of a Binder: Organize Any Project (with Pictures!)

Hand-me-downs were big in my modest, Midwest family. My favorite pair of roller skates came from a neighbor who outgrew them. My first pieces of jewelry were terribly gaudy items that my mom handed down. And of course, my favor...

Fall in Love with Your Brand Like You Fall in Love with Your Spouse

 It seems, this week, everyone is talking about love and branding, and the combination of the two. Our friends over at Entrepreneur.com published the article “Would You Date Your Brand?” and the folks over at Busin...


A Short Story: 3 Ways to Wear Summer Shorts

Left to Right:  1)  Work:  J.Crew blouse, J.Crew Shorts, Chloe Blazer, YSL tote, Gianvotti Rossi heels, Apple Ipad 2)  Weekend:  Tory Burch top, Zara Shorts, Lanvin tote, Chloe flats 3)  Charlotte Ruse hat, Theory tank, T...