Your Personal Brand
Desk-21

8 Ways to Spice Up Your Work Week

When the workplace gets slow and complacent, it can seem boring even if you are in a job you love. With a few small changes though, you can turn your boring work week into an exciting one. Here are 8 ways to spice up your work ...

WOMEN

4 Ways to Develop Your Leadership Skills

This week CGN is delighted to host Leni Schimpf, a public relations specialist and up-and-coming Career Girl based in Washington, DC. Hey Career Girl, guess what? You are already a strong leader. Every day you are managing...

time

Time for Moving On

I was having coffee with a lovely friend of mine who often finds ways to articulate my experience far more successfully than I do. Ever have those moments when you’ve taken a paragraph to describe something and someone swoops...


roommates

3 Things I Learned By Living With a Roommate

Next week, I officially start my senior year of college. One of the perks of starting my last year is that I am finally living off-campus in an apartment. I spent the last week moving in and getting settled, and my roommate arr...

Tunnel Vison

Are You A Victim of Narrowcasting?

Yes – you are. I can almost guarantee it. If you handpicked your Wall Street Journal home page content, or followed specific topics on LinkedIn, Stumbleupon, or any other social media platform, or entered demographic informat...

the-high-power-and-low-power-poses-tend-to-complement-one-another-in-given-interactions-one-person-is-in-charge-the-other-isnt

What Power Looks Like

Non-verbal communication fascinates me. One of my favorite pastimes involves watching people (from afar) in conversation while I figure out the plot line of the exchange. Who’s the power player and who’s not? Restau...


social-media-companies

How to Make Social Media “Work” For You

The invention of social networking changed the way humans, businesses and organizations communicate and relay information. The all too popular social network Facebook boasts 1.11 billion monthly active users as of March 2013 a...

Katie_McBroom[2]

How to Spice Up Your Office Beauty Look

CGN is delighted to host Katie McBroom, Allure’s 2013 most buzz-worthy beauty blogger in this week”s edition of CGN’s Insider Report Hi Career Girls! Katie from Martinis and Mascara here to share some quick ...

careerpinterest

5 Must-Follow Pinterest Users for Every Career Girl

Pinterest is known for its amazing images of everything from fashion to food, but did you know it’s also a great resource for your career? There are a number of people you can follow that can help you with everything from...


authentic-leadership

Leadership Styles: What’s Right for You?

It seems like every other day there is a new book, article or blog post on the latest “leadership” trend – but how do you adopt a style that is authentic and works for you? Regardless of where you are in your...