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3 Ways to Recover After Making an Ass of Yourself

I’m not proud of this, but I was a first rate bitch last week. I flew into a lovely regional airport ASSUMING a three-hour transportation window was sufficient time to get to the client site 49 MILES AWAY. Granted, not a shor...

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Fall Fashion Favorites

Fall is without a doubt the best time of the year.  I mean, when else can you sit outside in your cozy scarf and sweater while watching the leaves fall and sipping on a delicious pumpkin spice latte? It is simply the best seas...

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All I Do Is Win: Your Resume Should Reflect Your Achievements

Once upon a time, in my hijinks as a hiring manager, I would put ads out for new staff. Inevitably, I would end up drowning in resumes, many of which did not even remotely fit the qualifications I needed. Many would be complete...


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Is Your Job Making You Tired? Here’s How To Fix That.

Recently, a lot of random people have been talking to me about their work in a negative way. They are tired of work. They are stressed by work. They are just plain exhausted…by work. And I GET it.  No matter how much you...

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LOL Cat Lessons: Learning from Memes

  CGN is delighted to host Lindsay Bosch, a Program Officer for the Association of  College and Research Libraries | American Library Association, as this week’s guest contributor. “In marketing, attention is t...

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Which Celebrity’s Personality Do You Match Most?[INFOGRAPHIC]

Have you ever taking the Myers Briggs Type Indicator? For short, the MBTI? If you’re unfamiliar, it’s a common personality test taking by students and professionals worldwide. It can measure your personality traits ...


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10 Fabulous Fall Jackets

Looking to stay chic and keep warm in the falling fall temps?  A fabulous fall jacket is a must. Whether you’re into trends or like the classics try one of these 10 fabulous fall jackets.

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Communicating With Confidence

So much of our success as career women depends on confident, effective communications – on our ability to persuade others to action, advance our ideas and value, and to stay calm during challenging situations. So, how d...

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Should You Have a Personal Business Card?

When your name isn’t stenciled on an office door or engraved on a plaque over a cubicle, learning to market yourself is that much more important. Just because you’re not a member of the traditional nine to five job ...


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Lose Your Security Blanket (with Confidence)

I was never the kid that carried a teddy bear or blanket around for comfort. My parents said they didn’t let my siblings or me use a pacifier for very long, either. Maybe it was my nature,  or how I was nurtured, but I&#...