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Tortoise or Hare

Are You the Tortoise or the Hare?

Are You the Tortoise or the Hare? Image Source: Children Illustrators – Richard Johnson Refinery29 has been a great source of beauty, career, and fashion inspiration for me over the past year, and this week was no excepti...

Interview Fail

More than a Resume: Put Your Best E-Face Forward

Wow. I haven’t done hiring in a while, but I have to say that my recent foray into finding an intern has been just slightly short of awful. I know it’s unpaid, but really? No one worth contacting? I want this terrib...

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Is Your Beauty Routine Hurting Your Career?

Have you ever thought about how much time you spend on your beauty regimen each day? In the shower: scrubs, deep conditioners and even a special brush to wash your face with (gotta have clean pores!)…then comes the real primp...


Nothing is stronger than a habit

How to Break a Bad Habit

As humans we are creatures of habit. We create them out of necessity, to bring simplicity to a rather chaotic world, and to allow our brain to focus on one of the other 10,000 things going on in our lives. When a habit is forme...

Why So Long

Why Does the Hiring Process Take So Long?

Why does the hiring process take so long? Let’s get straight-to-the-point to answer the question on so many job seekers’ minds: What part of the hiring process takes the longest for internal recruiters and staffing agencie...

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8 Do’s and Don’ts of Career Fair Prep

 Go in a Star. Leave Shining Even Brighter! Participating in career fairs is a great way to supplement your job search, and an invaluable networking opportunity if you play your cards right. Don’t just show up, walk aro...


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5 Things All Style Mavens Should Live By

  Some people look fabulous no matter what they put on because they know what works for them. Experiment with different shapes, colors and sizes, till you find what works best for you. Note: Not all sizes are the same. A m...

Orange Lip Trends

We’ve Got an Orange Crush!

Hesitant to try the orange lip craze this spring?  I don’t blame you — historically, I struggled wearing it because I felt like it made me appear more sallow. Plus, everybody knows a cooler tone, rather than a warm...

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Work Wanted: Picking Up a Second Job

I’m guilty of always having two jobs (or sometimes more). I tend to have something full time, and then I do a little extra, work at a store, or help someone out with side projects. Yes, I do some things for free, but I te...


Refresh your resume

6 Tips to Refresh Your Resume

Spring is almost officially here! Whether you’re in the chilly Northeast or have been enjoying a mild winter in the Cali,  March 20 is the official date of spring. A spirit of newness is abound in the spring! As we bid a...