Let’s Dance Out Loud Chicago

Ms. Career Girl

So what better way to begin my first guest blogging experience, than to talk about a fabulous event that is taking place in Chicago called “Dance Out Loud”; I couldn’t think of any, so here it goes: DanceOutLoud is the brain child of an amazing lady, Stacy Bennett.

Feminism fails because women lie to each other about work. Oh, and go Cubs!

Penelope Trunk

Which is why most women who have control over their lives don’t travel for work. So many women tell me they want to work part-time but they want to do work that’s fulfilling, that matters, that blah blah blah. I’ve already called those women out as full of s**t.

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The science behind high-powered women leaving their careers

Penelope Trunk

at University of Chicago. What’s interesting to me is that when women have a big career, they are less likely to say they plan to give it up when they have kids. And, not surprisingly, I was following in the footsteps of many powerful women. Women

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Mean Girls: Are women harder on each other?

Ms. Career Girl

Lauren easily became an easy target for what I call “women-hating.” ” In fact, she herself was accused of using “women-hating language” by one reader. What do you think: Are women harder on each other?

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Top 5 Ways Employers Can Help Women Advance

Resume Bear

Most Women Feel that Having Women in Positions of Leadership is Important in Considering a Prospective Employer. Having more women in leadership positions was the second most cited (named by 34% of women and 31% of men). Chicago and Dallas.

The New Career Girl: Gen Y Women Redefine Success

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Blog Directory Contact Subscribe The New Career Girl: Gen Y Women Redefine Success by Nicole Crimaldi on April 27, 2010 Two weeks ago I asked you what your 10 year vision looked like. Home About Archives Write for Us!

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When you’re in a funk…

Ms. Career Girl

gen y Kovie in Chicago time management twentysomethings uncategorized career advice career women quarterlife crisisWhat do you do when you’re in a funk? Given my February and March, this past week was by no stretch of the imagination, a terrible week.

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Work Overload: 7 Solutions When You Are Swamped

Ms. Career Girl

Thanks to my 7 years in account leadership roles with a few Chicago marketing agencies, I am a seasoned in project management and instilling process. The post Work Overload: 7 Solutions When You Are Swamped appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Are You Your Own Bully?

Ms. Career Girl

Women in all age ranges, even women in their 50s still had painful memories of their ridicule. I know that up until recently and after talking with a new friend who is very into the psychology of women and the way we think, I had been my own bully when it came to that are of my life.

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Are You Protecting Your Digital Identity?

Ms. Career Girl

gen y Kovie in Chicago personal branding career women digital identity social media twenty somethingsSimple question: Are you protecting your digital identity? Now, I usually don’t talk about technology; that’s Jessica Williams forte on the Girlz and Gizmos column.

Are You Treating Your Twenties Like The Olympics?

Ms. Career Girl

gen y Kovie in Chicago twentysomethings career women quarterlife crisisAre you watching the Olympics? Stupid question. Of course you are. Unless you’re not, you little rebel you. But at least you know it’s on. And if you don’t, what rock do you live under?

What Can Mad Men’s Joan and Peggy Teach Women About Their Career?

The Undercover Recruiter

Louis to San Francisco to Boston to Chicago for the company. View Article What Can Mad Men’s Joan and Peggy Teach Women About Their Career? When I was assistant regional manager at The Gillette Company in the early ’80s, I tried explaining to the president why I was not going to relocate across the country again when the step up position was available in my region. I had already moved from St. Undercover Recruiter - Career & Recruitment Blog.

Everything I Know About Job Searching, I Learned From Star Wars

Ms. Career Girl

Well, I found her through CareerPlace which for those of you out in Chicago’s northwest suburbs, is right in Barrington. career career women job search relationshipsBy, Patricia Brehm. Here at Ms.

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Meet Jehan Miller!

Ms. Career Girl

When I put out the word that I was looking for a few good women to be our new Ms. Young professional women from all over the country emailed me to introduce themselves and tell their career story. beauty blogging Chicago dress for success uncategorized

Real Career Girls: An Interview with Danika Portz

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s post kicks off our new “Real Career Girls” series: a column where we’ll be talking to real women from across the country who are doing cool things with their careers. Kovie in Chicago Work Danika Portz dreams music Nashiville Talent women

Know thyself; Know thy Principles and Enjoy the Roller Coaster Ride.

Ms. Career Girl

Whether your life after college has been as steady as a rock or as uncertain as the weather in Chicago (which has been really nice lately), the feeling of existing but not of living can take over. gen y Kovie in Chicago quarterlife crisis twentysomethings career women college

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A fresh view of feminism for 2015

Penelope Trunk

Then they moved to Chicago, where my dad got a job, and my mom had another baby because that was what was expected. This is, I think, the core of the feminst revolution: that women had to do what was expected. I gave up my childhood for the fight for women’s equality.

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One Moment in Time

Ms. Career Girl

Kovie in Chicago quarterlife crisis career job life women young professionalOne moment in time. That’s all anybody asks for. One moment where you really have the power to do what you want to do.

Are We Biased? Kristen Pressner Says Yes She Is

Competitive Resumes

She is sharing her story of how she was biased toward other women while making a business decision. Last August, Kristen shared a personal reflective TEDx talk about her own bias toward women, Are You Biased? Today, I am sharing with my conversation with Kristen Pressner.

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Thank you to all our Sponsors of Ms Career Girl Connect!

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Stephanie Mansour -Women’s Health & Fitness Expert, Body Image Coach. Lakeshore Sports & Fitness - A premiere Chicago gym with over 150 fitness classes. BarreBeeFit - Chicago’s trendy workout studio for women.

What’s your “Note to Self”?

Ms. Career Girl

As part of NPR’s The Changing Lives of Women initiative, this Tumblr page encourages women to log on and create a digital sticky note using advice they’ve learned or want to share with others about work or life in general. from Chicago, Illinois, says : Never be afraid of success.

Should you ever take a job you hate?

Ms. Career Girl

But to me, work is a blessing, and a reason to utilize God-given gifts for your fellow men and women. job search Kovie in Chicago twentysomethings your first job career advice college first job gen y generation YI’m picky. I admit it.

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Thanks for Attending Ms. Career Girl Connect!

Ms. Career Girl

A big thanks to our venue, Proof Chicago ! Also, I decided to extend the special offers I gave to attendees to ALL readers: Code MCG100 will get you $100 off Ladies Launch Pad (offered in-person Chicago or on Skype!). career women Ms. Thanks to everyone who came out to Ms.

From Stilettos to Sweatpants and Back

Ms. Career Girl

Like many women, Sarah had to decide whether or not to pay for full time child care (a salary of its own in the city of Chicago) or to turn in her business suit to raise her daughter at home instead. career women

Marketers Fail to Understand and Reach Professional Women

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Marketers Fail to Understand and Reach Professional Women by Nicole Crimaldi on June 8, 2010 Yesterday I spent some time reading a white paper by Ad Age and published by Meredith called, “ The Reality of the Working Woman.”

Are We Allowed To Say We’re Pretty, Funny, And Smart?

Ms. Career Girl

While her article could be said to have a bit of self-absorption, I started noticing how women in particular, talk about themselves and more importantly, how they don’t talk about themselves. Have you ever called yourself pretty or funny or smart?

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Five Things I’ve Learned in The Big City

Ms. Career Girl

Two days ago, I celebrated my first year anniversary in Chicago. Chicago Kovie in Chicago uncategorized career women chicago gen y quarterlife crisis twentysomethingsFive things I’ve learned in the big city?

Figuring Out Where You Fit

Penelope Trunk

Those companies are mostly founded by men, and men would increase their company's chances of survival by not partnering with a women. But now, when I apply the research to a specific type of company, I get killed in feminist diatribes on blogs like Jezebel and Built in Chicago.

Female Buying Power

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. After watching this video I thought to myself, “what DON’T we women do?&# If women are making 80%+ of buying decisions, where are all the guys? My next question would be: who are these women?

The $20 Jimmy Choo Story

Ms. Career Girl

career career women Chicago Nadene's Juicy Job Tips networking personal branding thoughts uncategorized branding business career advice creativity jobs women in businessNo, this is not a story about a pair of $20 Choos. C’mon now. That’s called a fairytale.

March Playlist

Ms. Career Girl

It is also Women’s History Month and on the 8 th of the month, we celebrate International Women’s Day. Kovie in Chicago Self Fun. Girl On Fire Harlem Shake International Women's Day March Motivation playlist St. Tomorrow is March 1 st.

The Green-Eyed Monster

Ms. Career Girl

career women Kovie in Chicago twentysomethings gen y twenty somethings young career women young professionalsJealousy, they say, is the green-eyed monster.

Building Your Own “You Know Everybody” Network [FREE Webinar]

Career Realism

She is the Vice Chair of the Chicago Board of Directors for Step Up Women’s Network in Chicago and a member of the Advisory Board for Girls on the Run Twin Cities, and is dedicated to advancing the work of organizations that move the needle for women and girls worldwide.

Summer Fashion to Boost Your Personal Brand

Competitive Resumes

Aaja’s media features include WVON in Chicago, JET Magazine, and Today’s Chicago Woman Magazine. For women, grooming is as important as clothes. Aaja’s media features include WVON in Chicago, JET Magazine, and Today’s Chicago Woman Magazine.

Real Career Girls: An Interview with Danika Portz

Ms. Career Girl

Today’s post kicks off our new “Real Career Girls” series: a column where we’ll be talking to real women from across the country who are doing cool things with their careers. Kovie in Chicago Work Danika Portz dreams music Nashiville Talent women

Can Social Media hinder you from getting that new job?

Resume Bear

I am a transplant from Southeast Alabama who moved to Chicago in 2009 and still trying to adjust to the crazy weather. I’m a regular contributor to the Society of Human Resource Management’s “Next” blog, as well as Chicago’s Women in Business on Examiner.com and a freelancer.

Money Makeover Series: Wrapping Up Future Financial Leader

Ms. Career Girl

Check it out: 1) Pamela loves sports and physical fitness and has a free gym membership that she uses during the harsh Chicago winters. From day one Pamela said she wanted to both improve her finances and be a leader for other women. Money budget debt money women work

What’s Your Stuff?

Ms. Career Girl

I wonder if there is something wrong with the men in the city of Chicago or there is in fact something wrong with me. Kovie in Chicago quarterlife crisis twentysomethings career women gen y life post college the post grad life twenty somethingsWhat’s your stuff?

Where Will U Go Next- The Family Move

Ms. Career Girl

Bridal Memos career women Chicago college health thoughts uncategorizedThis week has been extra challenging for this mom of 5… we moved! While that might not sound like the end of the world, it was quite the expierence.

After The Barre: My Post- Barre Bee Fit Experience

Ms. Career Girl

” I also love the music at Barre Bee Fit, which changes in each class and if you’re worried about any guys watching you while you “poke it,” the classes are targeted for women. career women health Kovie in Chicago