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Creating the Right Environments for Success

Part of what I do is work with organizations around employee engagement trainings. You ask, “Well what does employee engagement trainings look like?” My answer , “Depends on the organization; their goals, needs and opport...

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Reacting vs. Responding

Like many, I was left feeling shocked (and a bit disgusted) after watching the third and final leg of the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes, this Saturday.  If you are unfamiliar with what happened, here is the breakdown:  The...

Impostor Syndrome

3 Tips to Faking It

Ever feel a wee bit envious of that woman in your yoga class. You know, the one who can do the scorpion, eyes closed, who happens to be a mother of two under two, and is managing director at her consulting firm? Guess what? The...


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You Got This. Make It Happen.

Whatever struggle you’re going through now – whether personal or professional, seemingly trivial or downright insurmountable - Danielle LaPorte’s credo below reminds us: You got this. I recommend printing the...

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8 Truths Career Girl’s Need from Maya Angelou

The world lost a legendary author, poet, essayist, actress and activist when Maya Angelou passed away at the age of 86 last Wednesday. The outpouring of tributes from celebrities and millions on social media continues to show t...

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CGN Style: 5 Summer Essentials

The search for your summer wardrobe just got easier. In addition to swimsuits and cover-ups, there are other essential items needed to complete your summer looks. Here are 5 essential summer items and why you need them. 1) Su...


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Perfectionism Be Gone

Let me just put it out there; I hate the word “perfectionism”. First of all, it implies that perfect actually exists outside the immaculately styled, edited, and professionally photographed worlds of Vogue and Elle Décor. ...

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Top Necklace Picks that Make A Statement

Statement jewelry, and more specifically statement necklaces are all over and one of hottest trends right now! This is a fun trend to add to what you are wearing to work everyday. Statement necklaces punch up any outfit and giv...

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3 Tips to Santosha

The term “golden handcuffs” may seem familiar to many of us. Many of us Career Girls have gone above and beyond to reach parity or “succeed” in tough environments, earning the salary, the title, and the position. We are...


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How to Crush Your Next Interview

I’m willing to bet that most women do more “prep” work before going on a first date than they do for an interview. You know who you are. You’ve researched your date online, spoken about countless “what-if” scenario...