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Three Reasons to Love Dustin Hoffman (Even More)

I sat riveted in front of each Academy Awards ceremony since I was….like…oh…9-ish. I grew to know Dustin Hoffman well over the years with his regular Oscar nominations… and wins… and acceptance speeches… and then hi...

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The Book Every Millennial Needs to Buy

We’ve all heard the stories of groups of friends who all get pregnant at the same time and raise their children together. Perhaps it’s shallow to compare this to that, but it’s exactly how I feel about Manager...

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This Week: The Women of Power Virtual Summit

If you’ve ever dreamed about starting your own company, we have the event for you! Our friends over at Women CEO Project are hosting an absolutely incredible FREE Virtual Summit created specifically for women who want to ...


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For Love of the Game: Wisdom from Sarah Robb O’Hagan

Last week, the CGN team attended a Power Breakfast sponsored by Step Up Women’s Network, where we had the privilege of hearing Sarah Robb O’Hagan speak.  For those of you who don’t know who Sarah Robb O’Hagan is (or wh...

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Recipe for Success: How to Overcome Failure & Make Your Dreams Come True, Greek Style

Last weekend I attended the first ever S.H.E. Summit in NYC, a 2-day women’s leadership and lifestyle event presented by Claudia Chan, featuring speakers on a variety of topics including work issues, finances and wellness....

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Get Inspired – in Little to No Time

Remember When Do you remember how you felt the day you graduated from college? The light at the end of the tunnel was finally there, and the world was yours. So how did it go? Are you where you thought you’d be? Would your 22...


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Honoring Women on Memorial Day

Memorial Day is all about honoring the incredible men and women who serve in the American Armed Forces. But in our honoring today at Career Girl, we want to be sure we remember that both men and women serve in our Armed Forces....

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Warren (Buffett!) Is in the House.

On May 2, 2013, at the age of 82, Warren Buffett sent his first tweet, “Warren is in the house.”  He did so publicly, in the middle of a live-streaming interview with Fortune’s Patricia Sellers.  The discussion, tit...

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The First Female Billionaire to Join the Giving Pledge

Last year, Sara Blakely, the Founder of Spanx, became the first female self-made billionaire in the world. We wrote about it, and were so proud of Sara because not only was she self-made, she invented Spanx, damnit! It’s ...


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Why Leaning Back Is as Important as Leaning In

I had the pleasure of hearing Arianna Huffington, president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post speak a couple weeks ago at the NAPW National Networking Conference.  To say she was inspiring would be an understatement....