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5 Red Flags That Can Damage Your Career

Look over your shoulder. There is probably a long line of qualified candidates standing in line right behind you to take your job, at least figuratively, if not literally. Unemployment rates rose in 28 states in July of 2013, r...

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5 Mistakes I’ve Made as Mobile Worker

I guess I have always been a mobile worker – I’ve certainly spent enough time in coffee shops, hotel rooms and at home on conference calls or getting caught up on e-mail.  However, the extent to which my work life has been...

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High Heels in the Corner Office [Infographic]

Career Girl Network is delighted to feature NBRI’s infographic, which presents data about how women stack up today in the executive world, and what companies and women alike can do to improve their corporate standing. Si...


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5 Ways to Reduce Stress In Your Workplace

Career Girl Network is delighted to host Erica L. Fener, Ph.D., Vice President, Strategic Growth at Progressus Therapy this week. Stress can be a killer. We all deal with it, but some people handle stressful situations better ...

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How to Become a Better Employee Even When You Hate Your Job

If you’re unhappy with your current job, join the club: According to a new study from Gallup, 70 percent of U.S. workers either hate their job or are completely disengaged from it. Many people experience unhappiness with ...

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4 Ways to Develop Your Leadership Skills

This week CGN is delighted to host Leni Schimpf, a public relations specialist and up-and-coming Career Girl based in Washington, DC. Hey Career Girl, guess what? You are already a strong leader. Every day you are managing...


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How to Spice Up Your Office Beauty Look

CGN is delighted to host Katie McBroom, Allure’s 2013 most buzz-worthy beauty blogger in this week”s edition of CGN’s Insider Report Hi Career Girls! Katie from Martinis and Mascara here to share some quick ...

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Job Seekers: Should You “Design” Your Resume?

If you’re sending out dozens of resumes with no reply, you’re not alone: This is the new normal in job hunting, and it leaves job seekers frustrated and hopeless. Seeking a way to stand out from the crowd of applica...

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Non-Work-Related Ways to Get Ahead at Work

Jill and Tara were both hired by the same company, at the same time, five years ago. They’ve both work hard, meet and exceed their sales goals and work overtime when requested, so when a managerial spot opens up, who̵...


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Chill Out: How To Actually Relax On Your Vacation

Summer is finally here, which means it’s vacation time for many hardworking employees. But thanks to today’s technology, you don’t have to be a workaholic to be constantly connected to the office. This can make relaxing o...