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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...


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CGN’s Insider Report: Beauty Box Subscription Services

  I was an early adopter of Birchbox, signing up for it in July of 2011 nine months after its launch. The business model was a stroke of genius – an elegant solution to legitimizing beauty sample sales: offer a subscript...

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1 Item 3 Ways: The Statement Necklace

  Do you ever get in a fashion rut? Where you feel like your outfits are lacking that special something? One of my favorite ways to put a little flavor into an outfit is by adding a statement necklace.  It can change a si...

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The Whole Person Job Search from Liz Ryan

She bounded onto the stage with a flair rarely seen in a business presentation. She wore a fuchsia dress, lipstick to match, and jewelry that glittered in the light while she literally bounced back and forth on the stage as she...


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CGN’s Insider Report: Concealers

Summer presents quite a dilemma when it comes to picking the right concealer. Your skin tone fluctuates shades, breakout becomes an issue, and parties abound causing morning-after dark circles and puffiness. If you’ve got som...