Archive for the 'Career' Category

6 Sneaky Ways to feel at Home in a Hotel

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

This past year my job has kept me on the road more often than not. While frequent travel has its perks, it can also get lonely and make you miss the comforts of home. Here are six tricks I’ve picked up along the way to feel more at home when you’re away. Unpack. Whenever I […]

Top 5 Work Wear Trends, Spring 2013

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Sometimes it’s easy to fall into a rut with the clothes we wear to the office. I love that some of the key trends this season can easily be translated into career chic! I picked five of my favorite spring trends and found pieces to match from Spiegel.com and how they can keep you looking […]

Career: Traveling for work

Sunday, June 5th, 2011

My absence in posting lately ties directly into this topic- I just started a new job and was away for training. Have you ever had to fly to another city or state for work? A convention or sales meeting maybe? Personally, I was so excited the first time I had to fly on business. I remember […]

Beauty: Running late to work?

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Nothing like looking at the clock and realizing you have a meeting in 30 minutes and you still need to shower and make it there. That happened to me this week. I needed to meet a contractor at the office very early in the morning so they could get in and out before the rest […]

Career: Writing Resume Objective Statements

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

If you’re going to put an objective statement on your resume, you better get it right. Take a look at these two statements:     and then this one:     As a reader does one stand out more than the other? Does one give you an idea of what the candidate actually wants to […]

Your Career: Is the grass greener?

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

When you walk into the front door of your job do you hear Dolly Parton singing, 9-5? It may be time to start exploring new opportunities. I’ve always said, “the best time to look for a new job is when you have one.” Here are some tips that may help get you on your way. […]