Personal Relationships
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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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Your Personal Truth

It’s ok to tell the truth about what you want. I’m ready to listen and I’ll totally join you. I just told the truth this morning. I have no idea how to curl my hair with a curling iron/flat iron/any iron and have it stay....

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Social Comparison and Life Positions

Confession Time: I socially compare myself to others. There….I said it…on the internet…insert panic now! I’m sure many Career Girls out there do the same thing (Please tell me I am not alone, Career Girls). In North Ame...


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How To Get Your Needs Met

Couples so often struggle with the balance of meeting one another’s needs and finding ways to have theirs met AND meeting their own needs.  The ‘AND’ is key. All too often couples assume that their partner can an...

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Want Better Results? Focus on This

I want to tell you a secret. This one bit of knowledge completely changed my life, and it’s something not many people know. It will save you tons of energy, and give you the results you’re looking for. It’s the thing that...

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It’s Much Easier With Someone Else

My darling friend is having a baby in the nearish future and this is a new experience for her on so many levels. She hasn’t grown up loving kiddos and just recently changed her first diaper at the ripe of age of 30+.  She’...


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5 Great Gift Ideas for Your Career Girl

Today is my birthday! Yay! I like birthdays. I get to make my family get together, my dad cooks an awesome meal of my choice, it’s usually “fall” enough that we can eat some pumpkin pie, and I get to talk abou...

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Changing Jobs: Finding What’s Next (And What You Want)

Last week I wrote “We Suck At Dreaming”, and pointed out how we often focus on what we don’t want rather than what we do want. We take our dreams and put them in a box so they are practical or realistic, or we gut stuck f...

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Taking Risks is Still Hard and Still Worth It

I sell vulnerability for a living. I spend much of time trying to convince people that vulnerability and risk-taking is worth your time and investment (because it is) and that you can do the work of whatever shows up in front o...


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Take Care of the Number One Priority: You!

Recently I’ve been overwhelmed. My attempt to juggle a full-time course load, 15-hour internship, a campus ambassador position, and an executive board position for a student organization has forced me to prioritize like crazy...