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Social Media: Should I Have a Separate Professional Account?

This is a question that I’ve struggled with, and I still don’t think I’ve found the answer. When I first started doing outreach work, I was speaking with people from around the world. I often messaged people w...

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Pursuing a Graduate Degree – Is it Worth the Cost?

As any recent or soon-to-be college grad knows, life after four (or even five) years living in a bubble of classes a few hours a day (and no classes on Fridays!) with parties every weekend is hard to imagine. Applying to jobs a...

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Boardroom Beauty

Are you a beauty guru but unsure of how to transfer your love of a dolled up face into your nine-to-five job? Women are constantly worried about not fitting in well or standing out too much in the workplace, thus resulting in a...


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Push the Edge of Style: This Week, Wear a Tie!

In high school and college, I was mildly obsessed with the TV show Friends. My husband, every night at 11pm when I turn the channel to Nick at Nite, would tell you I still am! But more than the relationships on the show, I love...

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What Your Coffee Says About You [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you a coffee addict? Do you need that perfect fix of caffeine in the morning to get you going? Do you drink a whole pot on Sunday mornings, and find yourself stopping far too many times at Starbucks or Dunkin every week? We...

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CGN’s Insider Report: Top Red Lip Picks

  I love a fabulous red lip on any woman. It immediately brightens her face and tells the world she plans to show up wherever she goes! It’s a natural shade choice for any woman who has a speaking engagement, a big prese...


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3 Easy Ways to Wear Prints

Have you ever seen an amazing print outfit and think “I could never incorporate prints into my wardrobe.”  We’ll I’m here to let you know that you can. Maybe you’re not ready to take on the print ...

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Three Ways to Brighten Up Your Summer Work Wardrobe

Left to Right:  1)  Blazer – River Island, Dress – J.Crew, Shoes – Diane Von Furstenberg, Purse – Tory Burch, Nail Polish – Essie Neon Collection 2)  Top – Stella McCartney, Skirt – ...

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More Than A Princess: We are the Champions

I watched with fascination as a mischievous, ballet-clad little girl prepared to nail her ballet shoe onto her skateboard. She pulls the hammer back, poises at the top to take aim, pauses to build the dramatic tension, and then...


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9 Things to Do Now to Boost Your Career This Summer

You might know by now that we at Career Girl are huge fans of the incomparable Linda Descano. I interviewed her for my book, You Know Everybody! (check out the recent feature of her “She Knows Everybody!” interview...