Dressing for Success
nails

Found It! Best Nail Polish

There’s nothing I love more than having perfectly manicured fingers and toes. But like most women, making the time for a weekly or even monthly manicure is sometimes a challenge. And somehow, my nails never seem to hold o...

suits

Suit Up: 3 Tips for Wearing Stylish Suits

There was a time in my career when I needed to wear a suit to work every day, so learning stylish and unique ways to wear a suit was a necessity. Although I no longer wear suits to work everyday, I still enjoy incorporating the...

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New Year, New You: Dress for Success

Maybe this year you told yourself you would clean your closet, dress up more, go for that promotion or (insert goal here), and as the end of 2012 approaches, you find that you didn’t get around to it or you just werenR...


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7 Stylish Winter Must-Haves

As soon as it’s cold enough that you can see your breath, I can count on repeated phone calls from my mother asking whether I’m bundled up. I’ve learned over the years that these calls are for my own good.  T...

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Pretty in Prints: The DO’s and DON’Ts of Wearing Prints to Work

In the corporate world, wearing prints to work can be a delicate dance. As a Career Girl, you want to dress professional and still show your sense of style. You may choose to stay away from prints all together, but I love the w...

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Five Ways to Win Your Audience

As a successful career girl, public speaking will definitely be part of the job.  Whether you a presenting to the CEO, on a panel with your peers, or pitching to a client, this may cause anxiety for some.  If you were not bor...


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MIXING IT UP: 10 Items, 11 Looks

With full schedules, end-of-year deadlines, and holiday parties, this time of year can get very busy. That’s why finding a great outfit shouldn’t be stressful and getting dressed should be effortless and fun. I̵...

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The Colorful Evolution of Newswomen’s Attire

Big thanks to one of my favorite Career Girl readers for passing along the Washington Post’s thought-provoking article, “The Colorful Evolution of Newswomen’s Attire.” In it, writer Katherine Boyle cover...

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My Holiday Wish List & Party Looks

It’s the time of year when you start compiling your wish lists for the holidays. As I get older, I find it harder to think about what I want and easier to decide what to give. Gone are the days when every new toy in Toys-...


Gift

The Career Girl Gift Exchange

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year With your boss’s deadline yelling And everyone telling you “get it done dear” It’s the most wonderful time of the year It’s the bus-busiest qua...