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Resume Writing

At a Glance: Does Your Resume Have Enough Hot Verbs?

I loathe and I do mean LOATHE re-working my resume. I get overwhelmed with all the conflicting information swirling about the internet, so I just avoid it. But, then it comes time for a job search, or my dream career comes knoc...

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The Dish on DIY Skincare Products

If you’re curious about the whole DIY skincare craze, you’re not alone, especially if you have sensitive skin. It sounds so green (and virtuous) to mash up an avocado and slather it onto our skin. But, certain questions r...

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Women’s Business Attire

Recently Career Girl Network received this infographic on the do’s and don’ts of women’s business attire. I hesitated with using it because I felt the graphics perpetuated the unrealistic beauty standards wom...


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Do You Dare Wear a Red Lip?

Do you dare wear a red lip to work? We love a fabulous red lip on any woman. It immediately brightens her face and tells the world she plans to show up wherever she goes! And, it’s the natural shade choice for any woman who w...

Orange Lip Trends

We’ve Got an Orange Crush!

Hesitant to try the orange lip craze this spring?  I don’t blame you — historically, I struggled wearing it because I felt like it made me appear more sallow. Plus, everybody knows a cooler tone, rather than a warm...

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Gender Inequity in the Workplace

While the statistics continue to point to gender inequity in the workplace, tiny rays of light emerge for one demographic segment: Millennial women. This infographic points to a smaller pay gap between millennial men and women ...


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Here Comes the Sun: Warm Up Your Look

A few weeks ago, I reported on the ‘it’ color of the year (it’s radiant orchid) and watched as pink, orchid, fuchsia, and blush spilled onto eyes, cheeks, and lips. Now I turn my attention to the warmer tones of spring ...

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Facebook Turns 10!

In case you missed yesterday’s hoopla we wanted to offer a look back at the first 10 years of Facebook. Do you remember your: First post Pubic flaming Embarrassing photo your mom posted Tell us your very best FB moments! ...

Saving Money

Check Out These January Bonuses

For many organizations, January marks the dispersant of annual bonuses. It’s a heady moment for most as visions of  a new kitchen, or fabulous vacation dance in our head. But, for a select few  — heady doesn’...


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The Perfect Post: What, When, and Where

Entrepreneurs scale between the mundane details of managing the daily operations of their business and the heady thrill of a great client meeting, or PR opportunity! Somewhere between the two lives the on-going-incessant-get-ah...