Goal Setting
whatworks

Do What Works to Get Results

Just over two years ago, I began my journey as a runner. In Spring of 2010, I ran my first 5K, a feat I never believed I could accomplish, but did. I trained for that run in my trusty Nike Free shoes, not made for running, but ...

masterpiece

Turning Your Career Into a Work of Art

Anyone who has ever seen my resume has seen one of my favorite quotes at the top of it. The incomparable former CEO of Carlson Companies, Marilyn Carlson Nelson once said, “We must live each day in a way that we would be ...

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Talking to Yourself Makes You Smarter

Any Sex and the City fan is familiar with Carrie’s “writing monologues” – you see a blinking cursor on the screen and a voice over of Sarah Jessica Parker reading the words she’s writing, and more....


Pinterest

Pinterest Map of a Woman

Have you joined the Pinterest crowd? Women (and some men, but let’s be honest, mostly women) around the world are jumping on the Pinterest bandwagon and started to build their boards. From Pinterest boards related to fitn...

citibank

CitiBank Sets Women’s Sights High – Literally

Have you seen this CitiBank commercial – y’know the one where the woman climbs the unimaginable, impossible to fathom rock? Check it out. I cannot recall ever being more captivated by a commercial. I, like the rest ...

Possible

If I Can Do This, I Can Do Anything

“Self-help” is an $11 billion per year industry selling books, audio, video, television, and more. Stand in a Barnes & Noble and scan the self-help section and you’ll find two types of books. First, those ...


thriathlete

Good Enough for Who? For You!

Here at Career Girl Network, we strive to bring you articles and experiences that run the gamut from professional to personal, practical to spiritual. We are delighted to bring you this guest article from a woman we admire. Thi...

lifesaver

Built In Contingency Plans: Your Lifesaver at Work

Effective planning is often what sets men and women apart. When we’re leaving for a trip, my husband packs by throwing a few jeans into a bag the night before. I’ve made a list a week in advance and planned carefull...

3-words

3 Words That Guarantee Failure

Is it possible to, without a doubt, predict failure? Can you know, prior to even beginning a task that you will fail at it? Inc. writer and the creator of “Sales Source” Geoffrey James says yes. In his article from ...


arena

Step Into the Arena

Brene Brown became a TED sensation last year with her TED Talk on vulnerability. She returned to TED this year and presented a second talk, this time focused on shame. Brown posits that we cannot talk about vulnerability withou...