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Advice + #RealWorkTalk

Six Books for (Not So) Recent Graduates

It’s graduation season, which has many women thinking about the trajectory of their lives since they turned their tassel.  Whether your career is going swimmingly or it’s hit a snag, we all need a bit of encouragement from time to time.  Here are a few of the books I give to new graduates or to friends who need inspiration to re-examine and revamp their professional …

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The Daily Eight: October 7, 2016

*** 1) 10 Dumb Rules That Make Your Best People Want to Quit . (Inc.) 2) These cobalt trousers from The Limited look great with neutral separates. 3) This is probably the least you’ll weigh all year . (The New York Times) 4) Bobbi Brown’s long-wear liquid eyeliner in violet is amazing.  It’s just the right amount of color. 5) How subtle biases can derail a woman’s career . (The Fiscal Times) 6) I love this off the shoulder sweaterdress from Shopbop.  Their tie front sweaterdress is great too. 7) Why is …

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#RealWorkTalk: Knowing When to Move On

Hi Belle:  I have worked at a political consulting since 2012.  I worked as a paid election assistant and moved up to VP. While I feel fortunate to have this position, I have come to terms with the fact that I am beyond burnt out. Despite [a desire to move on from politics], I signed on for another cycle based on our current client list …

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