5 Things To Do This Summer To Help Build Your Career

Summer isn't just for lazy beach days!  You should be gearing up your career this summer, here's how!

It doesn’t matter if you’re in college on break, or if you’re simply enjoying the warmer weather, summer is a great time to retool your skill sets and ramp up your resume to get a better job or promotion.  With longer days and the chance to be outside (especially for those of us who live

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Joining Mary Kay: The Decision That Cost Me

Thought about joining Mary Kay?  One story with selling that may help you make your decision

  I call it a bad decision because it didn’t workout for me. But I won’t lie to you and say that I am the only person who it didn’t work out for, or it never works out for anyone. It does! Just not for me. (insert sad face here) I had been a part

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How To Ask For A Raise…And Get It!

You deserve a raise, but you also deserve the confidence to ask for it! Here's how...you'll want to pin this for later!

You’ve probably read a lot recently about how women avoid asking for raises, promotions and more responsibility. Yes, there is a still a gap between how much men and women are paid. But since men do negotiate more, maybe there’s something we women can do to fix that. Instead of complaining or being upset, you can

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You Don’t Have To Quit Your Job and Start Your Own Business To Follow Your Passion… Advice From A Former Freelancer

Confessions of a former freelancer

  Chances are if you’ve been outside of a cave with reliable internet access for the past two years, you’ve picked up on the general “lifestyle design” buzz that has been telling us to quit your job, leave your cubicle and start your own business. Words like “freelancing,” “location independence,” “anti 9-5″ and “cubicle renegade,”

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The Post College Resume Format: Putting Together A Resume That Doesn’t Suck

College Resume Format

    Don’t be overwhelmed by the process of putting together a resume after you’ve graduated.  Your college resume format is a great foundation for getting internships and jobs, but if you want a more sophisticated post college resume format, just avoid some of the most common pitfalls that recent grads make so your resume

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