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Are Limits in Your Way?

Last week, I attended the Professional Women’s Club of Chicago’s (PWCC) monthly speaker series where I heard the vivacious Carolynn Brooks,Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer of OfficeMax speak. Fresh off the an...

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Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and Perfection

Fifty years after the Equal Pay Act, why are women still living in a man’s world?* This compelling question opens the ‘about section’ of a website showcasing the new book, Wonder Woman: Sex, Power, and The Quest f...

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Are You a Genderist?

Pssst — Joss Whedon just became my hero. I’ve always loved this guy — a true wordsmith if I ever met one and this past Monday he outdid himself in a speech he delivered at the Make Equality Reality event cha...


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CGN’s Insider Report: Unexpected Beauty Reads

I love to read — I have since I was a young girl. I use books as an escape and as user-friendly educational tools. I am particularly fond of  autobiographies and biographies because most times I get a history lesson thro...

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How To Prep For Your Chat With Kate White

This evening CGN is delighted to host Kate White, former Editor-in-Chief of Cosmopolitan magazine, on #careergirlchat at 8:00 EST. In preparation, I’ve read her most recent book, I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This, listened to...

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Make Humor Work For You

Some of you caught onto the fact that I’m a Ted Talk nerd. I love them! They started as a procrastination technique (sort of like Facebook, but more educational) that I managed to spin into a legitimate research method fo...


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CGN’s Special Podcast/Conversation with Author, Kate White

Every week, we bring you a “Hey There, Career Girl” podcast that features an incredible, powerful, and accomplished woman. This week, though, is a very special podcast from Career Girl Network, as we’ve had th...

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Your Preview of Kate White’s “I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This”

Here at Career Girl Network, we are so excited to be partnering with one of the most powerful, dynamic, and incredible women in America, Kate White. If you don’t know Kate, you’ve absolutely read her work. She is th...

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Advice from Comedians for Your Career

I discovered something of real value in my search for material recently. It offers perspective on staying the course when others around you appear insane in the workplace. The reason I adore this article stems from the people ...


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Drain the Swamp as You Slay the Alligators! How to Balance Today’s Demands & Your Long Term Goals

Drain the Swamp as You Slay the Alligators I first encountered this phrase when reading I Shouldn’t Be Telling You This * by Kate White. According to the book, The phrase is a derivation from what’s supposedly an old south...