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3 Transitional Fall Dresses Under $200

1)  Banana Republic 2) Ann Taylor 3) Old Navy The weather is getting cooler and the days are getting shorter and maybe a little grayer.  However, you can still stand out at the office with these three transitional dresses (an...

We Suck At Dreaming

The tagline of my business is “Stop chasing your dream. Start living it!” Naturally when I start working with someone I want to know what her dreams are. One of the first questions I always ask is, “What is your dream or ...

CGN’s Insider Report: Fall Beauty Trend Update

Another Fashion Week wrapped up and the Spring 2014 beauty trends started surfacing as fast as the models hit the runways, BUT we have way too much ahead of us this season to let ourselves get distracted by the likes of pastels...


Your Perfect Work Outfit for Fall

It can be a bit stressful picking out a stylish outfit each day for work. Here are 4 steps to create the perfect work outfit for fall. First start with a sweater, it can be chunky, fitted or loose. A sweater is perfect for the ...

You’re Not That Busy.

I know, I know. That headline is bound to irk a few people. It irked a few people when the Harvard Business Review posted a blog on this very topic last week, pleading people to stop complaining about how busy they were. That p...

5 Steps to Finding Business Casual Bargains

Usually I write about small business, wellness, and personal success because those are things that I know well. One area that many of the Career Girl Network writers know better than me is fashion. I generally stay away from ad...


Doubt Our Doubts

Who told us that we couldn’t? Who said that you weren’t enough? Who decided you weren’t important? That what you want to do isn’t exactly right? Sometimes it’s our past.  Sometimes it’s our blessed, dear loving wel...

CGN’s Favorite Things: Concealers, Foundations, and Powders

Two weeks ago, we kicked off a new series called CGN’s Favorite Things. Thus far we’ve featured our favorite primers, shadows, lips, and cheek products. This week we wrap up the series with our top picks for conc...

10 Stylish Back to School Essentials

Whether you’re headed back to school or just interested in back to school shopping. Here are 10 Stylish Back to School Essentials. Basic Button-Up: This versatile staple can be thrown over or under almost any top and can ...


Back to School – Back to You

Around this time each year we’re bombarded with back to school madness. The free spirit of summer is wrangled up as we organize, prepare, and plan out the rest of the year. At this point in your life, you probably aren’t bu...