Building Your Brand

Eras of Beauty: Part Three

In part one of Eras of Beauty, we looked at the evolution of the beauty industry beginning in the Victorian era and ending in the 1930’s. Part two of the series took us from the 1940’s through the ‘70s. So, it seems fitti...

Neutrals & Animal Prints

Career Girl Weekend Wear : Neutrals & Animal Prints

I’ve always been a fan of animal print, but I believe a little can go a long way. If you’re looking to take your weekend wardrobe up a notch, try mixing neutrals and animal prints.   I love this combination becaus...

Is Your Brand “Obnoxious Enough”?

I recently discovered branding expert Heather Poduska from Clear Voice Branding, and I’m absolutely in LOVE with this recent article from her called “Why You Need An Obnoxious Brand.” Heather caught me at the ...


Are You Your Own Greatest Career Enemy?

My friend (and one of the interviewees for my book, You Know Everybody!), Linda Descano, the CEO of Citi’s Women & Co. posted the infographic below on her LinkedIn blog last week titled “Are the Biggest Roadbloc...

Get Inspired – in Little to No Time

Remember When Do you remember how you felt the day you graduated from college? The light at the end of the tunnel was finally there, and the world was yours. So how did it go? Are you where you thought you’d be? Would your 22...

And Now, A Word on Vulnerability

I am currently reading Brene Brown’s latest book, Daring Greatly. Brown is a social scientist and researcher at Houston University who specializes in shame, vulnerability, and wholehearted living. Brown shares her work an...


Eras of Beauty: Part Two

Last week in Eras of Beauty, we introduced part one of an interview series featuring the fabulous celebrity make-up artist Lisa Eldridge and beauty historian, Madeleine Marsh. The first interview focused on beauty trends  begi...

Summer Dresses for Work

3 Tips on How to Wear Summer Dresses to Work

  The one thing I love more than summer sandals, are summer dresses.  When the weather gets scorching hot, I love throwing on an easy breezy summer dress. When it comes to wearing summer dresses to work, here are 3 tips t...

Straighten Up and Spread Out, Again!

I recently attended a women’s networking event featuring eight women, each considered experts in their field. Prior to the event kicking off, the women were called to the front of the room and introduced one by one. As th...


Midi Skirts for the Office: 3 Ways

Left to Right:  1) Shirt – Tory Burch, Skirt – Topshop, Clutch – vintage, Shoes – Casedei 2) Sweater – J.Crew, Skirt – Marni, Shoes – Strap Heels, Tote – Michael Kors 3) Blouse &...