Career Moves
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How to Crush Your Next Interview

I’m willing to bet that most women do more “prep” work before going on a first date than they do for an interview. You know who you are. You’ve researched your date online, spoken about countless “what-if” scenario...

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Give Up? Not! Believe in the Beauty of Your Dreams

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” -Eleanor Roosevelt As a Career Girl, it’s common to stop believing in the beauty of your dreams. You get passed up for a promotion, your business is...

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Win the Job With a Powerful Thank you Letter. What to Say and Why.

Win the Job With a Powerful Thank you Letter. What to Say and Why. Whether it is in person, over the phone or Skype, it is important to send a thank you/follow-up letter after every interview. I have consulted with HR professio...


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3 Tips To Turn Your Job Search Into Job Offers

Searching for a new opportunity can be  overwhelming whether you are working and looking for a new opportunity, or you are unemployed and job hunting. Regardless of the reason you are job searching, it is important to stay foc...

Job Search

The Top 2 Things Not To Do When Job Searching

As the month of April comes to a close I reflect back on the time I have spent preparing for and immersing myself in the job search. I spent much of this time talking to professional connections of family friends to seek advic...

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3 Tips for Your Job Search Romance

Recently I was sitting in a meeting where a search for a position that had recently closed was being discussed. One of the search committee members was updating the group on the search and mentioned that there were many applica...


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Beyond Money And Power: What It Really Takes To Succeed

  Ever looked up an old friend or colleague on LinkedIn or Facebook just to see where they are – and then find yourself satisfied if you deem yourself better off, or disappointed with yourself if not? In today’s world ...

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How to Negotiate Salary: Questions, Answers and Scripts

Just the word “negotiate” can ignite a bevy of nerves. You might think “If I am offered a job, do I dare even try to ask for more money in this employment market?” Fear not, my job seeker friends. Negotiating does not...

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Expand Your Job Search Now

Throughout the past year I have been asked the same questions by family and friends as they are curious to learn more about my job search. Mostly they want to know what industry I am looking to get into, if there is a specific ...


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3 Simple Ways to Love Your Job

If I were to ask you to list 5 things that you love about your job Career Girl, I could bet that you would hum and ha and zone right in on all the things that you can’t stand. I know this because I’ve heard the ...