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How I Finally Organized My Desk

  As a visual learner, my desk is usually a mess during the day (yes, that’s my desk in the photo) – I need a visual reminder to do something or it is “out of sight, out of mind,” literally. It may look like I...

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29 Ways to Stay Creative [INFOGRAPHIC]

As a student in my first semester of graduate school, I have a hard time balancing internships with school, never mind my almost nonexistent social life. When the stress of assignments and deadlines becomes too much, I take a s...

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6 Tips To Help You Be Brilliant

Good Afternoon To You All. This is my first article for Career Girl Network, having been an avid follower for a year.  I write to you from Malawi in South East Africa where I run a coaching business doing what I love from a pl...


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Keeping Quiet – The Secret to Achieving Your Goals?

Conventional wisdom suggests that when you set a new goal, it makes sense to tell people in order to hold yourself accountable. Say you want to run a 5K. If you tell your friends, and maybe even join a team, one would think you...

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3 Ways to Recover After Making an Ass of Yourself

I’m not proud of this, but I was a first rate bitch last week. I flew into a lovely regional airport ASSUMING a three-hour transportation window was sufficient time to get to the client site 49 MILES AWAY. Granted, not a shor...

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Is Your Job Making You Tired? Here’s How To Fix That.

Recently, a lot of random people have been talking to me about their work in a negative way. They are tired of work. They are stressed by work. They are just plain exhausted…by work. And I GET it.  No matter how much you...


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Why You Should Learn a Foreign Language

I started studying Spanish in middle school nine years ago and am still studying it as my second major. Luckily, it came easy to me (probably because I grew up hearing some of my grandmother’s Spanish phrases), but I know...

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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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How to Make the Most out of Progress Reviews

Progress reviews are a great way to advance your career. Having a moment to sit down with your supervisor is not only a great way to discuss your progress over the past year or months, but also a way to discuss your goals and t...


Success Alert: Stay Focused and Stop Multitasking!

Success Alert: Stop Multitasking and Stay Focused!

Success is on the forefront of every Career Girl’s mind, but what are you really doing to achieve it? If you’re anything like me, you’re running around every day, every which way: rushing the kids off to school, rushing t...