Career Lessons from 2016’s Most Inspiring Women

Ms. Career Girl

The post Career Lessons from 2016’s Most Inspiring Women appeared first on Ms. Let’s be honest, 2016 hasn’t been the best year for women. Instead she set up Her Universe , a women’s clothing store specialising in all things nerdy.

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Savings Tips for Women in 2017

Ms. Career Girl

The post Savings Tips for Women in 2017 appeared first on Ms. This is good news for all savers, but especially women. Thanks to their longer life expectancies and the gender income gap , women particularly need to prioritize putting aside money.

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Why All Young Women Professionals Should Read the News

Ms. Career Girl

The post Why All Young Women Professionals Should Read the News appeared first on Ms. Today, though, they’re traits that, when used appropriately by women professionals , can lead to respect in the workplace and often raises and promotions.

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How to Define Success || 4 Theories from 4 Successful Business Women

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Define Success || 4 Theories from 4 Successful Business Women appeared first on Ms. The post How to Define Success || 4 Theories from 4 Successful Business Women appeared first on Ms. Featured Self define success success according to successful women successful women

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Top Hobbies for Women Professionals

Ms. Career Girl

The post Top Hobbies for Women Professionals appeared first on Ms. The benefits of learning a new skill or playing a sport when you have down time make picking up a hobby worthwhile. Skiing Supermodel Heidi Klum and singer Victoria Beckham are just two women who love to hit the slopes.

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Entry-level options for a career in sport

Corn on the Job

If you’re a person who lives, breathes and sleeps a sport such as basketball, football or baseball, then you may be considering a career in sports. But there are other ways to get a career started in the sports industry.

Dating in 2015: Is It Time To Raise The Bar?

Ms. Career Girl

But I learned that this meant my partner would hit on other women and drink to excess. The post Dating in 2015: Is It Time To Raise The Bar? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I learned how to high to raise the bar by lowering it.

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my company says I didn’t return their property, a client invited me to a sports event, and more

Ask A Manager

A client invited me to a sports event, but I barely work with them. I got an email a few days ago inviting me to a sports game with one of our company’s clients (another company). Boss doesn’t want women working late at the office. In that case, I’d say this to him: “Federal law is really clear that we can’t schedule women differently than men. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

How Weekend Productivity Can Lead to Success

Ms. Career Girl

Gardening/crafts/games/sports/cooking/cultural activities. Career Confessions Work career advice career women free time self success thoughts twentysomethings weekends work/life balance My day yesterday was the epitome of a “lazy Sunday.”

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How to Set Big Goals And Break Through The Glass Ceiling

Ms. Career Girl

Will there ever be a day when women in business are recognized as just business leaders? As a women executive who embraces the diversity I bring to business and to the sports world, my goals aren’t focused on changing the stereotype of business as a “man’s world” so to speak.

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Why All Young Women Professionals Should Read the News

Ms. Career Girl

The post Why All Young Women Professionals Should Read the News appeared first on Ms. Today, though, they’re traits that, when used appropriately by women professionals , can lead to respect in the workplace and often raises and promotions. Work career advice women

Blueprint for a Woman's Life

Penelope Trunk

And I realized one day, while I had a particularly long car ride, that I am actually feeling like I know what women should be doing with their adult life. So, it makes sense that after getting to age 45 I am ready to tell all women how to live their adult life. Women

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4 Steps to Knowing Yourself Better

Ms. Career Girl

Maybe it’s reading, ballet, or team sports. Featured Goals Self alone time goals in your twenties health things to do twentysomethings womenThe post 4 Steps to Knowing Yourself Better appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Of course, it’s impossible to know yourself completely.

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Domestic Violence and HR: Don’t Wait for a Ray Rice Moment


And this is not just a “sports problem.” A recent study by the Centers for Disease Control indicates that sexual violence, stalking, and domestic violence are widespread in the United States among both women and men. More than 1 in 3 women and more than 1 in 4 men in the United States have experienced rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner in their lifetime. HR abused women domestic abuse domestic violence human resources risk assessment


The Surprising Most Satisfying Job

Evil HR Lady

Most of the people defined as homemakers were women-a stay at home mom. percent Sport and Tourism. Do you want a job that you love? That is likely to bring you satisfaction? Then you’ll want to pursue the job that is most likely to bring you great satisfaction.

Moneyball the Movie: How Can You Miss with Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill? (Video Trailer)

HR Capitalist

KD talks too much about sports. HR pros, especially the women in our industry, don't connect with you when you talk sports, KD. The majority of my readers are women, and as it turns out, a lot of them get offended when people say that they don't like sports.

What Does Your Hairstyle Say About Your Professional Brand?

Careers Done Write

Sexy Versus Intelligent Hairstyles for Women. Women with Short and Sassy Hair. The study indicated that women with short, tousled hairstyles are viewed as highly confident, outgoing, and successful. Women with Medium to Long Hair.

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Are You Treating Your Twenties Like The Olympics?

Ms. Career Girl

Given that Olympic athletes are trained from age three to give their blood, sweat and tears to perform at one sport – “of course not” is right. So embrace the madness of the twenty something life and stop treating it like an Olympic sport. Are you watching the Olympics?

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. That means she gets to play her sport and eat out for less! Money budget debt money women work

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Are Your Emotions Getting In the Way of Your Success?

Ms. Career Girl

Women are emotional beings, and this can work to our advantage with one key skill – control. Whether it’s a physically challenging sport or a game of bingo, putting yourself in a competitive activity that you actually enjoy helps you get ready for corporate success.

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Female Facial Hair: Say ‘NO’ to the ‘MO’


As I was plucking my own excess facial hair today (I’m a brunette, there is no denying it exists), I couldn’t help but ponder why so many women – even professional women, are boasting a ‘stache. I see young women sporting facial fuzz.

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Handling Haters and Critics At Work

Ms. Career Girl

It’s like they can’t wait to stomp on your dreams and self-image. And if you’re one of those women who stuffs your feelings and emotions it can not only eat at you but also derail your career. The post Handling Haters and Critics At Work appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

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Five Feisty, Feminist, Fictional Heroines We All Wish Were Real

Ms. Career Girl

National Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day is a day we honor real women. She proves not only that women can beat out men at even the most “masculine” of tasks, but demonstrates the power of resilience and self-belief.

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Get to know your Coworkers: Unconventional Office Outings

Ms. Career Girl

Attend a sporting event together. career career women gen y generation Y networking office politics personal development thoughts uncategorized Work your first job business career advice careers first job job jobs opinion twentysomethings women women in business work

Can Social Media hinder you from getting that new job?

Resume Bear

Other interests include jobs, marketing, politics and sport. I’m a regular contributor to the Society of Human Resource Management’s “Next” blog, as well as Chicago’s Women in Business on and a freelancer.

7 21st Century Careers You Should Consider

Ms. Career Girl

eSports are the fastest growing spectator sport in the world and top gamers make a lot of money. That’s quite a pay gap and yet women make up 52% of the gaming population. As a woman designing games for women you would be worth your weight in gold, literally.

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2016 Olympics Resources for Fans

Career Tips Blog

Women’s National Soccer Team compete. women’s soccer team will not only be the first team to win the gold in the first ever Olympics that included women’s soccer in the regular program in 1996 but also the first women’s team to win gold at the Olympics after winning the previous World Cup. Side note: can you believe it was as recent as 1995 that women’s soccer WAS NOT included in the Olympics main program?!

Toil & Trouble: Women's Hemline During Interview. Are Women in Denial?

Resume to Referral

» Toil & Trouble: Women’s Hemline During Interview. Are Women in Denial? Are women in denial about ‘what’ really gets them ahead?&# When writing a recent article, Women: The Interview Double-Standard , I didn’t realize it would stir such debate. Attire appropriate for interviews has long been an issue, especially for women. No doubt, women are testy about their skirts. Women and Men at Work: Can We All Get Along?

9 Ways Perfectionists Can Stop Being Self-Destructive

Ms. Career Girl

In sports we play our best, our most competitive to help our team win. Career Confessions Featured Goals Homepage Features Productivity Self Work advice for career women balance balance and personal life career career girls climbing the corporate ladder discipline Kelly Christiansen marketing overachiever perfectionism PERFECTIONIST sailing team women in the workplace work life balanceThe post 9 Ways Perfectionists Can Stop Being Self-Destructive appeared first on Ms.

NIKE Sneakerhead Inspired By The Girl Effect

Career Realism

In poor countries, girls are treated as women at a very young age. This allows young women to take charge of their own lives and build families when they’re ready. NIKE has once again proved why it is one of the best sporting goods company out there.

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10 Ways To Network Your Way To A New Job

Career Realism

Rotary club, Lions Club International, women’s clubs such as Zonta and Soroptimist International are involved in charity fundraisers and other community/cultural events. Getting a job can be a major challenge, especially if it is your first job or you’re over 50.

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Ms. Career Girl

Men and women alike, take note that a work party is an extension of the professional work day and is still a business setting. Asking questions about sports, movies, books, vacation, travel and pets are good topics that focus the conversation on others.

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How Well Do You Know That Prospective Employer?

The Job Quest

“Cast members must stay true to their characters, so women portraying Snow White and Ariel the Mermaid aren’t allowed to have tan lines. Mickey may sport a chef’s garb for the Food & Wine Festival, or scuba gear to dive among sea creatures in Epcot’s Living Seas, while Minnie might attend a sporting event in her cheerleading outfit.&# (That’s a lot of wardrobe changes!).

Occupational Health and Career Options: How to Learn More

Career Key

There is a convenient list of Industries and Occupations , including special sections on Women and Young Worker Safety. Some occupational hazards may be less obvious, like stress.

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31 Success Tips for Serious Entrepreneurs

Ms. Career Girl

Just like a marathon runner who trains for their sport, there isn’t just doing one thing. Physical environments affect women more than men, so this is particularly important for the ladies). The post 31 Success Tips for Serious Entrepreneurs appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

5 Bad Fashion Habits To Break In 2014

Career Realism

There’ so much fun one can have with a work wardrobe that it beats me why so many women dress so plainly at work (unless they are working for a fashion mag, of course!). Women swear by LBDs (little black dresses) and LBWs (little white dresses). We are all busy.

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Why Casual Friday isn’t Unprofessional Friday

Ms. Career Girl

Unfortunately, I’ve noticed my fellow Millenials have begun taking “Casual Friday” to mean “Unprofessional Friday” and show up in outfits that, while cute, would be better suited for a sporting event or concert – not an office. uncategorized Work career advice career women first job gen y generation Y shopping twentysomethings women in business your first job Happy Memorial Day!

Best advice to twentysomethings: trust yourself

Penelope Trunk

I didn’t half-ass anything in my adult life because I saw women do it playing volleyball and I saw it made everything a waste of time. I played sports. Those women in the Olympics, they can play and play and play. When I watch those women I admire how determined they are.

Rajon Rondo, Slurs In The Workplace and "Maim Tom Brady".

HR Capitalist

referee disclosed in a statement to Yahoo Sports that he is gay after Rajon Rondo, a Sacramento Kings guard, directed what the league called a “derogatory and offensive term” at him during a game this month. referee, told Yahoo Sports , “I am proud to be an N.B.A.