Life After Five
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4 Ways to Spice Up Your Sex Life a la 50 Shades of Grey

Here at Career Girl Network, our vision is to engage women, and ultimately provide career success for everyone in our network. But we’re doing something a little different today and talking more about your relationships i...

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3 Reasons to Unfocus

At Career Girl Network, our goal is to scour the internet and newspapers for stories pertinent to women in business – so you don’t have to. And every once in a while, we find a new resource so exciting it produces c...

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Healthy and Wealthy: The Big Link

If you haven’t subscribed to the e-newsletter Little Pink Book, you absolutely should. With daily inspiration, information, and resources directly pertaining to women and their careers, it’s an email you’ll de...


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3 Steps to Define Your Own Work/Life Balance

I’ve been reading and speaking often about the elusive work/life balance. In general, women don’t do the greatest job of balancing the two. Studies reveal regularly that Americans are overworked, burned out and stressed. On...

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Losing Friends Through Break Ups and Job Changes

Losing friends can happen at any point in your life, but it seems there are two changes in one’s life that can most lead to losses in friendships – relationships breaking up and….changing jobs. We spend our li...

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Self Sabotage

In Brene Brown’s now iconic TED Talk, she talks openly about the “Man in the Arena” concept. We spend our lives waiting to enter the arena, with the voice inside us saying, “You’re not good enough....


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How to Stay True to Yourself – An Agenda Cleanse

There’s no doubt that cleansing is a hot trend in Hollywood and around the country these days. There are juice cleanses, fruit cleanses, veggie cleanses, and even strange sorts of “cleanses” where you eat all ...

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Difficult Conversations: Nine Common Mistakes

When it comes to having difficult conversations, we make colossal mistakes throughout. Whether you’re talking about salary with your boss or marriage with your boyfriend, tense topics can create big opportunities to stumb...

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Jogging Your Brain

It’s easy to feel and see the physical benefits of exercise. We feel stronger, faster, our skin looks fresh, and our jeans fit better. Exercise can also be easy to quantify emotionally. After a good workout, you’ll ...


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8 Things Not to Say to a Woman Who Doesn’t Want Children

This may seem like an odd addition to our Mother’s Day week theme, but when we’re talking about mothers, we also need to discuss the fact that motherhood is a calling. Motherhood is a drive. It’s something man...