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Fall into Fashion: 6 Splurge Worthy Pieces for Fall

I can’t believe that fall is just around the corner, its seems like summer just started. Although I refuse to believe that summer is almost over, I’m definitely preparing for my fall splurges. Fall is a perfect time...

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5 Must-Follow Pinterest Users for Every Career Girl

Pinterest is known for its amazing images of everything from fashion to food, but did you know it’s also a great resource for your career? There are a number of people you can follow that can help you with everything from...

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Leadership Styles: What’s Right for You?

It seems like every other day there is a new book, article or blog post on the latest “leadership” trend – but how do you adopt a style that is authentic and works for you? Regardless of where you are in your...


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Your Handwriting: Key to the “Real” You?

There are so many ways we can control how others perceive us – major decisions like the careers we choose, how we spend our free time, and who we spend it with – to the more subtle things like body language, our style of dr...

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What to Say When Your Resume Has an Annoying Gap

Have you ever had a resume gap? A break in your timeline that makes you cringe and fills you with a certain shame when you even THINK about interviewing? You think all sorts of crazy thoughts.  Things like, What if “they...

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Why We Need To Say No

Saying no is uncomfortable. Especially if no one taught you how to do it growing up. Little girls are taught to say yes, to take care and to value deeply relationships. We are taught to read people, to anticipate, to feel our f...


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CGN’s Insider Report: Does She, or Doesn’t She?

Many of you know my ongoing struggle with the beauty industry; it’s a true love-hate thing for me. As a youngster, I escaped into the glossy pages of a teen beauty magazine to avoid a tumultuous childhood. My love affair with...

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1 Item 3 Ways: The White Blazer

Summer is the perfect time to incorporate the white blazer into your wardrobe. Think of it as a fresh, office-friendly accessory to add to any look. Add a white blazer to a dress for a sophisticated look, or throw it on with so...

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3 Must-Have Transition Jackets

Left to Right:  1)  Jacket – Aaiko, Jeans – Current Elliott, T-Shirt – Zadig & Voltaire, Shoes – Valentino 2) Jacket – Hollister, Dress – Zara, Shoes – Christian Louboutin 3) Jack...


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You Earned Your Bragging Rights!

Last weekend I attended the Go Blog Social conference in Kansas City and watched two days of presentations from some truly amazing entrepreneurs, including our very own CGN Founder. Marcy Twete. All were women, aside from one...