Category: Career Building

5 Tips for What Not to Wear to Work

~by Haley Lynn Gray~   My workplace has a very relaxed dress code. Even though we are very laid back, there are certainly some things that shouldn’t be worn. I thought I’d touch on some things that should not put in an appearance at the office. I see most of the most egregious violations in…
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Job Search Tip: Apply Anyway

I’m currently reading Sheryl Sandberg’s book, Lean In, and I have to confess that sometimes it sounds like she’s reading my thoughts, and in my head.  Honestly, it’s a bit scary.  I’ll be posting on some of her advice here, and commenting on it.  The first piece of advice goes to women looking for a…
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Queen Bees

In the technology field, there are very few women.  As you move into development, there are even fewer women.  If you move up the management chain there are also very few women.  It’s not unusual for me to attend a meeting and be the only woman in the room.  This is especially true whenever I…
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Women in Leadership

You’d have to be ignoring the news lately to not notice that there are a number of women in leadership positions in top companies.  But, not all of that news has been positive, or even healthy. I’m not sure if you’ve noticed that there has been a great deal of buzz in the media lately…
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