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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...


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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...

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Greek Life Skills in the Workplace

Being in a sorority is a life-changing and influential experience. The problem is that many people in our society look down upon those of us who are Greek. The media has done us no favors either, with movies in particular over ...

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Taking on Additional Responsibilities: How To Tackle and Ask for More

As a junior-level person in a fairly large organization, I understand the challenges with taking on more work and responsibilities. I know for myself, I have a pretty full plate of daily tasks, not including any additional work...


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Confessions of a Complete “Praise Whore”

    In addition to loving praise myself, I’m really good at giving it out, too. If a friend, colleague, or staff member does a good job, I absolutely love being able to laud them publically for their work. Not o...

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Here Comes the Sun: Warm Up Your Look

A few weeks ago, I reported on the ‘it’ color of the year (it’s radiant orchid) and watched as pink, orchid, fuchsia, and blush spilled onto eyes, cheeks, and lips. Now I turn my attention to the warmer tones of spring ...

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How to Rock Casual like a Pro

I know I’ve already said this, but I love the fact that I don’t have to dress business casual any more. Call me a dirty millennial, but I think that jeans should be a welcome part of business wear. They’re not...


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Strategies on How to Handle Resume Gaps

In today’s uncertain employment market, gaps on a resume due to periods of unemployment are typical.  Other reasons for being absent from the workforce may include time away raising kids,  furthering education, caring for a...