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What to wear to your company's holiday party

‘Tis the season to…Network

To attend or not attend?  That is the question. Last week I wrote about dressing for success for your own company’s holiday party. I never happened to think, what happens if you are invited as a guest to someone else’s...

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Aging in America

Today is my birthday — I am now officially middle-aged. Hell, who am I kidding? That’s even being generous — by that definition it means I need to live until I’m 106 and I have no intention of doing that...

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Social Media is the New Background Check

Holiday Party Season It’s holiday season, setting the stage for numerous holiday parties and get togethers—and providing the perfect photo ops with which to update your social networks. That photo of you sitting on Santa’...


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Shoe Shopping This Weekend? Here’s How to Climb the Corporate Ladder…In the Right Shoes!

We’ve all heard the adage that if you give a girl the right shoes, she can run the world. But what if you’re wearing the wrong pair? When setting yourself up for success in the workplace, don’t let hard work and d...

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Holiday Party Style: Add A Little Sparkle

When considering what to wear to holiday parties, try adding a little sparkle.  I love taking a chic outfit and pairing it with some sparkly heels or a shiny statement necklace. Bold sparkly earrings are another way to take yo...

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A Career Girl Guide to Being Neat

I have never thought of myself as a tidy person. As I sit here typing this, I am looking at a dining table covered in things that need to be put away (birthday gifts, Christmas decorations, and mail, mostly). I painted my bedro...


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Office Holiday Party Wardrobe Wisdom

The holiday season officially arrived, so it can only mean one thing – holiday work parties. As you gear up for the big night, add ease to your wardrobe worries by following a few simple tips. First and foremost when choosing...

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Holiday Puppies

There is nothing better than imagining your loved one opening up the large, beautifully wrapped gift box, and positively squealing with joy when they find the cutest, fluffiest puppy (or kitten!) inside.  I would be lying if I...

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6 Tips for Choosing Your Signature Scent

Last week we discussed your signature scent and five tips to wearing it. When chosen properly, a signature scent helps define your personal brand and makes you memorable – just make sure you know how to choose and wear your...


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Remember to Dare Greatly

Last week, I found myself in an awkward position with a coordinator who oversees part of my responsibilities in my current internship. Long story short – this person assigned me too many projects to complete given the constra...