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Achieve More Through Mentoring

Many people have experienced the mentor/mentee relationship at some point in life, perhaps during their education or in the corporate world. As a fellow mentor and mentee, this Career Girl understands the value of mentoring. As...

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The Blessing and the Curse of Summer for Your Career

The words “Summer Job” probably conjure some flashbacks of roller skating car hops, lifeguards, mowing lawns, and all of the other kinds of jobs you’d take in the summer between years of high school or college...

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The Women’s Online Community You MUST Join: Project Eve

Have you met Eve? Project Eve, that is. Well, if you haven’t, we want to introduce you to her. Project Eve is an incredible site for women business owners. But even if you’re not an entrepreneur, you’re going ...


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Have You Heard About #CareerGirlChat?

It’s week THREE of the #CareerGirlChat. Where we here at Career Girl Network are bonding together with three other “Career Girl” driven organizations to bring women all over the world together on Twitter for o...

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Take Your Online Network to the Next Level: Offline

  Online networking is an important part of your career, but you can only take your connection to professionals on the Web so far. When you’ve started a relationship with a fellow professional on the Internet, the next s...

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Conference Calls: The Do’s and Don’t’s to Make Them Great

It’s almost always more effective to meet colleagues or outside stakeholders for your business in person, but in the days of cross-country relationship building, conference calls are simply an annoyance we cannot avoid. H...


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Straighten Up and Spread Out, Again!

I recently attended a women’s networking event featuring eight women, each considered experts in their field. Prior to the event kicking off, the women were called to the front of the room and introduced one by one. As th...

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Update Your LinkedIn Contact Info: It Might Get You a Job!

More now than ever before, recruiters are the mainstay on the pages of LinkedIn. Every day, recruiters from all over the world are proactively looking at LinkedIn profiles seeking to fill jobs from administrative roles all the ...

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3 Ways To Use Pinterest For Networking

If you don’t have a Pinterest account, you might want to think about getting one. According to a 2012 Experian Marketing Services report, Pinterest is the third largest social network after Facebook and Twitter. Considering t...


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Say “Yes” to Everything…Opportunity Is Waiting!

After having the same job for 5 years, I realized I wanted out. The direction I thought I was moving in was coming to a grinding halt because of external circumstances and I noticed that I just didn’t like myself all that...