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How to Find a Good Deal This Season

Now that election season is over, we’re headed straight for the holiday season. And that means it’s time to not only buy gifts for others, but to build our holiday party wardrobes. In the spirit of this great shoppi...

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The Beauty of Interviews

This morning as I prepare for a job interview, thoughts rattle through my head: What questions shall I ask? Have I done a thorough job of researching the company? What if I don’t get the job? What if I do? What color lipstick...

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Say Yes to the Dress: Wear-to-Work Styles

It may be hard to believe, but when I was growing up, I was a serious tomboy. I remember crying when my mother would dress my sister and me for school in matching dresses. I rejected all things girly and wanted to wear only pan...


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5 Tips for After Five Dressing

“You can never be overdressed or overeducated.”  I came across this saying on Pinterest this week and I really took it to heart.  Not only have I inadvertently been living by this motto ever since I can remember, but it a...

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Is Lip Gloss a Feminist Issue?

Some women love it and others loathe it. For the former, it represents an adult candy land, a veritable potpourri of powder, paint, and perfume. For the latter, it represents a dreaded chore undertaken with gritted teeth and a ...

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To Ink or Not to Ink: Tat is the Question

A few months ago, I took a quiz that was titled something like “How Millennial Are You?” One of the questions was “Do you have a tattoo?” For me, the answer is no. But in all truth, I love tattoos. I wat...


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Happy Hour: From Cubicle to Cocktails

Happy Hours have been essential in my career, and not because I enjoy the occasional cocktail, but because they allow me to connect with co-workers or catch up with friends. It’s surprising how much you can learn about someon...

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Your Personal Brand: Define and Own It!

This year, I made the commitment to create my personal brand. To my pleasant surprise, I already had one! I learned that the key to “creating” a personal brand is to define and polish how you already influence your network ...

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Flashback: 90210 in 2012 Fashion

I have a few “stuck in the 90′s” confessions to make before I begin this post: I’ve seen every episode of the original Beverly Hills 90210. I had (I believe it’s still in my parents’ basement...


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Shopping & Style Tips for the Budget-Savvy Fashionista

Have you ever been shopping and spotted a great pair of shoes, only to look at the price tag and realize that you would have to save for months in order to afford them?  Well it’s happened to me, and I’m realizing my eyes ...