Career Moves

4 Ways to Get the Most from Your Summer Internship

Many careers start out with a coveted summer internship. Whether paid or unpaid, if you’re interning right now for a company you hope to one day work for or that is at least in the field you dream of pursuing, you want to mak...

Are You Making This Mistake On LinkedIn?

I feel like everyone is having the same conversation these days about LinkedIn: “Have you been networking on LinkedIn – everyone’s on there!” “Have you posted on LinkedIn recently?”  “...

Finding a Job in 1-2-3

As a recent grad, I’m tempted to throw a bunch of resumes to potential employers out there and see what sticks. As a Career Girl and business woman, I know better. When you’re unemployed and anxious to find work, it’s eas...


So You Want to Write a Book: Part 3

If you haven’t noticed from all the excerpts we’re posting from You Know Everybody! A Career Girl’s Guide to Building a Network That Works, I’ve finally come to the end of my book writing and publishing ...

Is There Work After Baby?

The editors at Human Resources MBA Degree Guide decided to research the topic of work after baby. Is it possible? How does it work, and how do the numbers break down? Check out the infographic below to learn more. Image source:...

Four Steps to Becoming a Freelancer

I regularly volunteer at events for students and new graduates from my alma mater. I know I’m not a famous author or a third string NFL quarterback (my two dream jobs), but I’ve noticed that my job sounds pretty coo...


The Fine Line Between Job Searching and Stalking: It Might Pay Off to Walk It

Last week, Mashable profiled an awesome Chicagoan, Max Crowley, who landed his job as Uber’s Senior Community Manager through, frankly, a little bit of stalking. Here is a little big of Max’s interview with Mashable...

Developing New “Career Girls” Through a Great Internship Program

It’s no secret that Career Girl Network lives in the space between being a tech start-up and a media start-up. And living in that identity, especially given that we are – to use a buzzword term in the start-up world –...

The Truth About Relocating for a Job Opportunity

The idea of being courted by a company across the country from where you live might seem romantic. They fly you out to the interview, they wine you, they dine you, and ultimately they pay for you to move, right? Wrong. In fact,...


Is Your Job Dragging You Down? 2 Things To Do That Will Get You Excited Again!

Sometimes you love your job, and it completely fuels your fire. Sometimes you hate it, and it completely drags you down.  Sometimes you love it and you hate it, and sit at your desk wondering why you are so SO tired (and hopin...