Ms. Career Girl

Ready for Change, Positioned for Success: Habits of Successful Business People

Ms. Career Girl

It’s clear that people who are able to use their talent, intellect, and determination to translate a good idea into a successful business are doing something right.

2019 187

Chilling Winter Thrillers Sure To Keep You Warm and Reading All Night

Ms. Career Girl

As the winter chill continues to set in, there’s no better time to pick up the season’s best new suspenseful thrillers. If you’re looking to get swept away by a great new chilling read during your time off this winter, one or more of this winter’s best thrillers will be just what you need.

2019 198

Does Your Sweetheart Influence Your Sweet Tooth?

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Does who you are with have an effect on what you choose to eat? Here’s an experiment adapted from a study on food choices in a romantic to try with your partner. A Valentine’s Day Experiment.

2019 175

Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019

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FlexJobs has released its annual list of the Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2019.

2019 241

How Successful Women Support Each Other To Advance Their Careers

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Do you want to advance in your career but keep feeling blocked? Having a hard time being heard or getting promoted? Smart women today have figured out how to partner together to overcome workplace barriers and move up the ladder.

2019 219

Think You Can’t Create a Successful Woman-Owned Business?  Think Again!

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If you’ve been dreaming of starting your own business, 2019 is the time to act! Women entrepreneurs are thriving, according to SCORE’s Megaphone of Main Street data report.

2019 241

Holiday Book Gift Guide for the Career Girl Who Doesn’t Have Time to Shop

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As the days get shorter and your workload gets heavier, we know how difficult it is to handpick gifts for all of your family and friends. The one gift everyone will love this year? A brand-new book.

2018 280

A Female Music Exec’s Guide To Thriving In The Music and Advertising Industry

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Women in executive roles are rising in industries that have been historically known for being male-dominated, and so it’s now more important than ever to continue the momentum and inspire other young women to break into these industries.

2019 198

Four Tips To Finally Land That Dream Job

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Finding that dream job, or just climbing the career ladder, can be a daunting and sometimes brutal task. If you’ve got your sights set on that certain position that sets your heart and passions on fire, it’s worth the effort.

2019 197

How to Attract Recruiters on Linkedin

Ms. Career Girl

While most people are at least aware of LinkedIn, there’s still a large number of those who don’t really understand what it’s about and how to use it. LinkedIn is an online social platform for working professionals.

2019 224

New Business or Side Hustle? Here’s How To Have a Network and Mentors in Your Pocket

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Let’s face it: when you take the plunge and become an entrepreneur, there’s rarely a welcome committee. Most of us never receive an email from city hall explaining local laws, rules, and regulations.

2019 200

Beauty is Where You Choose To See It

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Well that’s boring. How mundane. Why post a picture like that? There’s no fire in the sky. No golden-apricot cotton candy tufts. No pink-purple-blue stripes. It’s just a plain, average, grey shot of the lake. Big deal.

2019 192

The Latest Resume Tools To Help You Get The Interview

Ms. Career Girl

It’s a good time to be looking for a job. With unemployment rates at all-time lows and business booming, it’s a candidate’s market. With low supply and high demand, employers are taking unprecedented steps to attract, lure and retain talent.

2019 204

Fast, Fancy, and Fresh. Barrett Jackson Auto Auction has something for everyone.

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Love them or hate them, cars define us. From the mother of 4 who drives a trendy SUV to soccer practice, to the eccentric bachelor millionaire that drives a Bugatti to social parties. We show off who we are, what we believe, and what we care about with our choice of car.

2019 181

Nothing Sells Better than Enthusiasm in the Job Interview

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Job seekers are often surprised when they don’t receive a job offer after an interview. They wonder, “Why wasn’t I selected? What went wrong?” But imagine this scenario: I want to work in your company, but in my interview with you, I sit in a cowering posture and with downcast eyes.

2018 250

2019: The Year To Take The Leap And Change Your Career And Life

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Another year is nearly over. Before you start gathering all those great ideas for New Year’s Resolutions, it’s a good time to take a look back. What’s your life like now compared to two or five years ago? Are you happy with where you are now and the progress you’ve made?

2019 245

7 Pros Share The Best Tools to Help You Kill it in 2019

Ms. Career Girl

“Out with the old, in with the new” may be a cliché, but the practice is as valuable for your business as it is for your overcrowded closet.

2019 227

5 Strategies to Add to Your Email Marketing Automation Toolbox for 2019

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Email marketing is amazing. It provides you with some excellent tools for online sales. However, these tools are useless without a great strategy. Many ecommerce marketers simply follow the previous practices of the market. This can get stale and boring. Focus in on what’s important.

2019 205

Dealing With Grief – Two Profoundly Moving Reads You Shouldn’t Miss

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None of us knows what tomorrow has in store for us. And when tragedy or heart-rending events happen, we all go on our own personal journey of dealing with grief. “Life is the pitcher. And you are at bat.” ” (Linda). My mother and best friend died in 2016.

2018 231

Anxiety & Depression: Take a Step Back in Order to Move Forward

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Your past does not determine who you are in the present, or in the future. Taking a step back into your past and ‘uncreating’ unhealthy habits and behaviors can be a powerful way to move beyond depression and anxiety. For many people, life is all about judgement.

2019 212

Millennials Want to Work. They Just Don’t Want to Settle

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Defining work as a “necessary evil” is not a new concept. Baby Boomers, Generation X, and generations before them worked to make a living, they didn’t all live to work.

2019 197

How to Professionally Apologize for Virtually Anything

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The chances are, you’re going to hold a variety of different jobs over the course of your professional life, and that means you’re going to end up apologizing to a lot of different people.

2019 215

How Women are Changing the Face of Construction

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Construction has traditionally been a male-dominated field and that is still the case today with less than 10 percent of construction workers being female.

What Do I Do If Someone I’m Close To Seems To Have an Addiction Problem?

Ms. Career Girl

When we have the uneasy realization that perhaps a family member or close friend may be suffering from a substance abuse problem , it is very easy to get overwhelmed.

2019 150

5 Signs of Great Feedback—And How to Give More  

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Employees consistently report that they want more feedback. This continues to be an issue in 2018, according to a new study from Reflektive , which found that 94 percent of employees would like to receive feedback in real time.

2019 165

Advertising Tips For Your New Side Hustle

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If you’ve got a new side hustle or small business venture in the works, gaining customers is top priority. So like most other businesses, advertising is a requirement.

2019 150

Planning A San Francisco Corporate Retreat

Ms. Career Girl

Your boss just dropped the news on you. She wants you to plan a corporate retreat in San Francisco. While you’re probably flattered that she’s got that much confidence in you, you’re also in mild panic mode. You know that a well executed retreat will earn you lots of kudos.

How to Make Your YouTube Channel Into a Financial Success

Ms. Career Girl

YouTube is the second – largest search engine in the world , right behind its parent, Google. That is because, from how-tos to funny videos, serious advice to recipes, a video is often much more useful than just words and pictures.

2019 193

Making New Year’s Resolutions:  Start with a Vision of Your “Future Me”

Ms. Career Girl

As the New Year approaches, people say things like, “My resolution is to be better at everything in this New Year.” “I’ll I’ll lose weight.” “I’ll I’ll go to the gym three times a week.” “I’ll I’ll network more.”

2018 210

Transferable Skills That Every Employer Looks For

Ms. Career Girl

While individual roles each require their own specific skill set, there are certain skills that are attractive to employers across the board.

2018 218

4 Things Every Female Entrepreneur Should Do This Year

Ms. Career Girl

New year, same to-do list. Although we replace our calendars, the concerns of small business owners are very much the same year to year: Make sure your business is cash flow positive , and that you’re generating enough revenue to stay that way.

2019 202

Working Anyway: On Physical Challenges – Reflections from a Retiree

Ms. Career Girl

Chances are, right now you are in pretty good health, and maybe aging or physical difficulties are something you think may not happen until decades from now… and I truly hope this is the case.

2018 246

Why Cultural Fluency Is Important to Your Career Success

Ms. Career Girl

In recent years, it has become a requirement for managers working in multinational companies to have international work experience to be able to advance their career further into senior leadership positions.

2019 204

What You Should Know About Your Sleep, Work, and Productivity

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This post is sponsored by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Today’s work environment is both demanding and competitive. So much so that it’s common, and sometimes expected, that work weeks edge into the 50 or 60 hour range. In the U.S.

2018 253

How To Negotiate The Pay Raise You Deserve

Ms. Career Girl

You’ve been working well beyond your contracted responsibilities, putting in countless extra hours and hitting all your targets – you know, without a doubt, that you’re deserving of a pay rise. The problem is, like so many of us, the prospect of broaching the subject brings you out in a cold sweat.

2019 158

Four Tips For Being Confident At Work — But Not Catty

Ms. Career Girl

Women in the workplace are sometimes thought of as a scary group of people. It’s safe to say there’s a stereotype about women — their cattiness knows no bounds and instead of coworkers, they’re competitors. And when we’re competing, we play both offense and defense.

2018 249

How To Revamp Your Job Search For The New Year

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re like 68% of Americans , you’ve probably made a New Year’s Resolution this year. For 42% of women, making a New Year’s Resolution is a promise to save more money in the new year.

2019 196

Why Logos Are Vital to Growing Your Business

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Think of your favorite brand. Really focus on everything that makes the brand your number one. Think of the best colors to represent your feelings towards the brand and perhaps the easiest way to communicate your favorite brand to anyone worldwide.

2019 175

Disaster Preparedness – Is Your Business Ready?

Ms. Career Girl

Floods. Landslides. Wildfires. Every week we hear about a new natural disaster. We humans make disasters too: data hacks, power outages, and even mass shootings. If you own a small business, planning ahead will help you recover if the worst ever happens. The impact.

2019 158

Top Tips and Tools To Create A Profitable Blog

Ms. Career Girl

Chances are, you either have a blog, or have thought about creating one. Maybe you even had one years ago and it simply died a slow, quiet death.

2019 158

Women CAN Excel in Traditionally Male-Dominated Roles

Ms. Career Girl

College is getting astronomically expensive and, after graduation, millennials are struggling under a mountain of school debt averaging $37,000 per person. In many cases, this puts college out of reach for some students. Experts are suggesting an alternative: trades.

2018 211

What You Need to Know Before Investing In Real Estate

Ms. Career Girl

Once again, real estate has become a hot topic for potential investment. That’s no surprise. If you had invested at the bottom of the market in some major metropolitan areas 7 years ago, you’d be up on average about 65%. And in some areas much more.

The Financial Independence Movement: Right For You?

Ms. Career Girl

What is Financial Independence? A new movement is sweeping the nation -and for once, it’s not about clothes or the latest YouTube celebrity. This is the Financial Independence movement – or FI – and it’s something every Singlish Woman and Career Girl should look at.

2019 193