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winebusiness

Impress Your Friends with Your Wine Vocabulary Tonight!

Going out for drinks with friends tonight? Impress them with your incredible wine vocabulary using this handy infographic: Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – ...

dontstop

The Job Search Instinct That Could Be Killing Your Chances at Employment

My father’s mantra to me when it comes to my career is always the same: “Remember, every job is a roller coaster.” You might be down now, but you can always go up. And you might feel up today, but don’t ...

energy

This Fall, Focus on R.O.E.

Every business in the world — for profit or non profit — is familiar with measuring ROI (return on investment). But what if ROI isn’t as important as something else — ROE. Return on Energy. Think about t...


katewhitebook

Your Preview of Kate White’s “I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This”

Here at Career Girl Network, we are so excited to be partnering with one of the most powerful, dynamic, and incredible women in America, Kate White. If you don’t know Kate, you’ve absolutely read her work. She is th...

Psst

How to Apply for an Unadvertised Job

Three words can be both the holy grail of job seekers and at the same time the greatest frustration: “hidden job market.” What is the hidden job market? It’s the notion that there are many jobs that are truly ...

friendsatwork

It’s Bigger Than Just an “Office” – Thoughts on Colleague Relationships on the Anniversary of 9/11

It’s often debated whether having “friends at work” is good or bad. I’ve always had the opinion that being friends with your coworkers made life better and your work life more fun. On the other hand, I h...


fallwhite

White After Labor Day: History and the 10 White Pieces You Should Wear All Year

It’s common knowledge for fashionable women in America that “white after Labor Day” is a fashion faux pas. But why? Have you ever wondered where that rule came from? I did a little research and found the answe...

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One Year Later: Have Women Seen Change in Pay Equity

Last year on Labor Day, we shared the powerful infographic below, describing a “Ping Ghetto,” a bleak picture of how women continue to remain stuck in mid-level positions and do not rise to the top of the corporate ...

fallboots

The Fall Boot Guide for Women with Wide Calves

For much of the country, it’s back to school time, and what does back to school time mean? It’s officially becoming fall. And with fall weather comes fall fashion. And while, each year, I get excited about fall fash...


cocktail-events

The 5 “Don’t's” for Attending Events, Networking or Otherwise

Even the world’s most introverted person will at some point in his or her life have to attend an event. From weddings to funerals, from nonprofit galas to company picnics, you cannot avoid small talk, worrying about what ...