Archive for July, 2013
googleability

Your Googleability: How to Control and Mold Information About You Online

It’s old advice, but important advice, that you should know what’s out there about you on Google. Who will be Googling you? Well, let’s see. Here’s a small list of people who might just type your name in...

iq

What Does Your College Major Say About Your I.Q. [INFOGRAPHIC]

Why did you choose your college major? Because it interested you? Because it would get you into grad school? Because it would get you a job? All of these are valid reasons for choosing a major, but have you ever wondered if peo...

dating

Dating: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly

“All the single the ladies. All the single ladies. Put your hands up!”  We’re talking about dating.  The good. The bad and the ugly.  Let’s be honest, at times, it can be ugly. We’ll start with ugly. It get...


servicebusiness

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting a Service Business

In an ideal world, we’d have all the time we needed to fully plan our ventures. We could cross all the Ts and dot all the Is before going full bore. The real world has no time for such careful planning, though. Oftentimes...

sundaypaper

Waaaaaake Up: 3 Alternatives to the Sunday Paper

  When Sunday morning comes along, my husband routinely hops out of bed and grabs the paper from outside our door. For the next two hours, he’s either in bed or on our couch reading both of the Sunday papers we get ...

stressed-christmas-hostess

Are You Stressed Even on the Weekend? [INFOGRAPHIC]

The weekend. It should be your respite and your chance to step away from the stress of your normal work week. But for many women across the country, Saturdays and Sundays are equally as stressful as Mondays and Tuesdays. Why? T...


makeup

CGN’s Insider Report: No Pain, No Gain [INFOGRAPHIC]

After a weekend of personal care appointments (PCAs, as my beau refers to them), which included ripping hair off my body with hot wax, pore extractions, and a bit of semi-toxic hair coloring, I paused to reflect on my current b...

stayinbednew

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...

work looks

3 Work Looks Under $100

      I’m a strong believer that you don’t have to spend a lot to look good. It’s important to invest in high quality pieces for your work wardrobe, but it can be expensive. A Career Girl with style...


networkatconvention

How to Network at a Convention

This weekend I’ll be speaking at San Diego Comic-Con on a panel called “Her Universe: Geek Girl Fashion – A Discussion Between Fashion Professionals and Fans.” While I’m excited to explore the convention when I’m no...