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A Beginner’s Guide to Wine [Infographic]

The day you prayed for finally arrived! You’ve been invited to the boss’s home for one of her famous wine-tasting events — a sure sign that you’ve arrived in the ‘circle of trust’, however yo...

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8 Ways to Spice Up Your Work Week

When the workplace gets slow and complacent, it can seem boring even if you are in a job you love. With a few small changes though, you can turn your boring work week into an exciting one. Here are 8 ways to spice up your work ...

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White After Labor Day: History and the 10 White Pieces You Should Wear All Year

It’s common knowledge for fashionable women in America that “white after Labor Day” is a fashion faux pas. But why? Have you ever wondered where that rule came from? I did a little research and found the answe...


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CGN’s Favorite Things: Lips and Cheeks

A Few of Our Favorite Things! Last week, we kicked off a new series called CGN’s Favorite Things in which we featured our favorite primers and eye products. This week we add on to the look with our top picks for lips and ...

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4 Tips to Find the Perfect Pencil Skirt

  Every Career Girl needs a perfect pencil skirt in her wardrobe. It’s the perfect piece for the office and can be dressed up or down depending on your style. Finding the perfect pencil skirt can be a challenge so he...

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The Fall Boot Guide for Women with Wide Calves

For much of the country, it’s back to school time, and what does back to school time mean? It’s officially becoming fall. And with fall weather comes fall fashion. And while, each year, I get excited about fall fash...


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3 Tips to Prepare for the First Day of Work

I consider myself an excellent planner, whether it means crafting endless to-do lists or preparing for an event. I love to know – make that desperately need to know – exactly what to wear and what to carry in my handbag to ...

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4 Ways to Develop Your Leadership Skills

This week CGN is delighted to host Leni Schimpf, a public relations specialist and up-and-coming Career Girl based in Washington, DC. Hey Career Girl, guess what? You are already a strong leader. Every day you are managing...

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The Art Of Getting What You Want

If I asked you right now to list off 10 non-material things that you really want, I have no doubt in my mind that you could rattle them off on your fingers, one by one, in less than 10 minutes. Maybe it’s a promotion, res...


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Time for Moving On

I was having coffee with a lovely friend of mine who often finds ways to articulate my experience far more successfully than I do. Ever have those moments when you’ve taken a paragraph to describe something and someone swoops...