Your Personal Brand
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...

writingexample

Your Handwriting: Key to the “Real” You?

There are so many ways we can control how others perceive us – major decisions like the careers we choose, how we spend our free time, and who we spend it with – to the more subtle things like body language, our style of dr...


resume_000015367682_620x350

What to Say When Your Resume Has an Annoying Gap

Have you ever had a resume gap? A break in your timeline that makes you cringe and fills you with a certain shame when you even THINK about interviewing? You think all sorts of crazy thoughts.  Things like, What if “they...

Just-say-no

Why We Need To Say No

Saying no is uncomfortable. Especially if no one taught you how to do it growing up. Little girls are taught to say yes, to take care and to value deeply relationships. We are taught to read people, to anticipate, to feel our f...

confident-woman-570x380

You Earned Your Bragging Rights!

Last weekend I attended the Go Blog Social conference in Kansas City and watched two days of presentations from some truly amazing entrepreneurs, including our very own CGN Founder. Marcy Twete. All were women, aside from one...


kennedys0002

CGN’s Insider Report: A Nod to Mrs. Kennedy Onassis

This past Sunday marked Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis’s 84th birthday. For women of my mother’s (and subsequent) generations she epitomized everything a true lady should be. As a child, if you remembered hearing, Sit ...