Eek. Have a heated fight with your boss? Don’t panic. You can make things better. More
Topic: career strategy
Are you sounding a little too rehearsed in your job interviews? These three tips will help right away. More
LinkedIn released an update today-as per requests from its members-that allows for job seekers to apply via their phones. I love that, because even when I’m productive and goal-oriented, I am a millennial and that means I want immediate satisfaction. … More
I never thought of Emily Dickinson as CEO material what with all the weeping flowers and depression, but according to a new Harvard Business Review article, she may have been perfect. John Coleman wrote that though poetry is not considered great business reading it actually can be quite valuable for the business mind.
The job search is tedious, time consuming, exhausting, and a bunch of other things we don’t even want to bring up. The feeling of receiving an invitation to interview can leave you both overjoyed and overwhelmed. With growing fears of prolonged gaps of unemployment, especially for older job seekers, developing a job search strategy that really works means there’s no room to blow your chances of getting hired during your interview.
Asking for a raise is one of the most important parts of successful career management. This fact alone leaves most people feeling pretty rattled when it comes to asking their manager for a raise.
Last night Jenna Lyons took home one of the Glamour Women of the Year Awards for being a powerhouse in the fashion world as Chief Creative Officer of J.Crew and she attributes it to being awkward when she was growing up. More
Working with difficult female coworkers if something we have all gone through – or are going through now! – and Kathi Elster and Katherine Crowley, career experts and authors of Working with You is Killing Me and Working for Your Isn’t Working for Me, have come up with a thorough list of actionable tips to help us get through it. We talked with these ladies about all the different kinds of mean girls you may encounter at work and what to do about it (that doesn’t involve slapping someone.) More
Faith Hill's Braces Are No Excuse For Her Dramatic Weight Loss
Source: The Stir
Guess Which Movie Star Knocked Up His Girlfriend?
Source: Lainey Gossip
20 Men Who Get Emotional Over Dogs
The Inspiring Note Every Woman Should Read
Source: HuffPo Women
5-Year-Old Girl Led Police To Kidnapper Who Dressed As Her Mother & Stole Her From School
Source: The Stir
After being considered to have the Midas touch when it came to clothing, shoes, hairstyle, etc., it seems that Pippa is not able to sell her much anticipated party planning book. Maybe if she had put her famous derriere on the cover, it would have been more of a hit.
As a woman, I know we are incredible, brilliant, insightful, powerful, and capable of making a positive impact on a global scale. If that’s true, why does it seem like so many of us are sabotaging our successes, holding ourselves back, or missing the mark? After working with thousands of women, in a variety of training/coaching settings, five common themes have emerged on where women seem to be getting stuck. More
Wherever you are in your career, seeking out a mentor is a great way to boost your career and expand your network. In fact, 75 percent of executives say mentoring plays a major role in their career — and 95 percent of Millennials just starting out their careers want a mentor. Through your mentor, you’ll likely meet new people, learn new skills, and maybe even find new job opportunities. More
Our friends over at Marie Claire recently surveyed their readers, both female and male, on what clothing mistakes can completely undermine a woman’s presence and capability at work. These are not just fashion blunders but they literally have the power to hurt your career. They came up with a list of the worst ones and we thought they were great. Just remember, check yourself before you leave for work. More
More than two thirds of salaried jobs require a significant amount of written work, making written communication a key skill among professionals. But, for some professionals, even basic communication such as a professional email may be difficult to master. More