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A Skinny Scent?

Typically, I delight in receiving my Birchbox treasure trove each month and hold the founders of the company in high regard, but I have am anorexic bone to pick with them this week. If you’re not familiar with Birchbox–...

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Soul Suck: How to Win at the Job Search Without Losing Your Soul In the Process

FACT: Looking for a new job totally blows. Now that you’ve resonated on that one for a moment, let’s come back to some more real talk. There is very little that is fun or exciting or rewarding about the job search. ...

It's All in the Bag

It’s All in the Bag

I love my clutches and handbags as much as the next girl, but I find it hard to carry client proposals, and other documents in these small bags.  I also oppose the bulkiness and size of briefcases, and try to stay away from lo...


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Is Your “Mouth Like a Sailor” Hurting or Helping Your Career?

A recent article on Forbes.com has been making its way around the internet, and has been discussed in many a women’s LinkedIn group as of late. The topic? Swearing…by women…in the workplace. Each side of the a...

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How Green Is My Lipgloss?

Not very – as a matter of fact one of my all-time favorite glosses evidently contains some pretty nasty ingredients such as mineral oil, which is a by-product of petroleum, otherwise known as crude oil. I typically avoid ing...

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Get Fit in Style

Odds are, if you made New Year’s Resolutions, one of them is centered around health, fitness, or working out. Whether you’re interested in losing weight or just being healthier, a good work out can have great physic...


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Found It! Best Nail Polish

There’s nothing I love more than having perfectly manicured fingers and toes. But like most women, making the time for a weekly or even monthly manicure is sometimes a challenge. And somehow, my nails never seem to hold o...

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Weigh In: How Are You Feeling?

I stood riveted as I watched what I thought might be television history. “What will you gain?” a female voiceover asks as woman after woman steps onto a GIANT scale in Times Square. Instead of numbers, words such as confide...

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An Undercover Report: The Elegant Side of Green Beauty

In last week’s episode, Undercover Report: Stalking the Best of Green, I left off as I began my adventure into the world of green (or organic) beauty products.  From time to time I go through phases where I decide it’s ti...


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Suit Up: 3 Tips for Wearing Stylish Suits

There was a time in my career when I needed to wear a suit to work every day, so learning stylish and unique ways to wear a suit was a necessity. Although I no longer wear suits to work everyday, I still enjoy incorporating the...