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Office Matters: How to Wrangle Gender Equality at Work

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UPDATED June 2nd, 2018  We may be closer than ever to electing our first woman president, yet achieving gender equality in the workplace still seems far out of reach. The White House reports, " Full-time women workers’ earnings are only…

Stop Talking About it and Finally Do It: How to Create a Blog

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UPDATED June 1st, 2018 For longer than you’d like to admit you have been curious about how to create a blog. Would people be interested in what you have to say? Do you have the work ethic to keep creating content? The answer is simple:…

Does Fashion Really Trump Female Power?

UPDATED March 26th, 2018 Make no mistake: There’s a before and after Sheryl Sandberg’s book, "Lean In." Before, female politicians like Christine Quinn, Speaker of the New York City Council and mayoral candidate, would be criticized…

Building A Winning Resume; Addressing Your Job Gaps

UPDATED January 12th, 2018 In these tough economic times, many stay-at-home moms are realizing that returning to work is what is currently best for the family. In my work as a Disability Navigator for Workforce Solutions, I encounter…

10 Rules for Working from Home

UPDATED November 14th, 2017 When you’re working from home, it can be tempting to stay in your pajamas, take frequent snack breaks, and work your schedule around daytime TV shows. But in reality, if you want to be as productive as possible,…

Business Etiquette: How to Rectify Awkward Office Blunders

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UPDATED June 17th, 2017 We all have awkward encounters from time to time. We say things that we don’t mean, we make a (literal and figurative) mess, we forget people’s names, we go in for a hug when a handshake would do just fine…we…

Astrology’s Executives: Why These Zodiac Signs Are Natural Leaders And Most Likely Your Boss At Work

UPDATED June 17th, 2017 What’s your boss’ zodiac sign? Probably a Scorpio, a Leo or a Sagittarian. According to an analysis by Dadaviz, of the 195 heads of government around the world, Scorpios account for more leaders than any other…

'Best Regards vs. 'Sincerely': Tips on Email Sign-Offs

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Do you agonize over how to close your emails? Email sign-offs can be tricky — they're less formal than a written letter (does anyone send those anymore?) and more formal than a text. With no inflection, it can be challenging to convey the…

De-Code Mode: Why You Need to Get a Tarot Card Reading

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If you walk by the storefront that offers a tarot card reading as fast as you can, or maybe you don’t even look up, then you could be missing out on an opportunity to get a real glimpse into your life—via a tarot card reading. Before you…