Monthly Archives: March 2011

Virtual Book Tour: Now THAT’s How you Work It, Girl!

Ever have the feeling that you just have to do something, but at the same time getting it done seems to elude you? A few months ago I became intrigued with the idea of a virtual book tour. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning: Your Reputation Precedes You

When a friend’s phone was stolen recently, my immediate advice was, “suspend the service NOW.” I wasn’t really concerned about the potential financial costs, but I was more worried about the potential costs to her reputation. What if someone sends … Continue reading

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Business Casual: Dressing for Success

I NEVER thought I would wear a Hawaiian print dress and sandals to work, but I did. And that’s because in Hawaii, every Friday is Aloha Friday. And so, everyone, I mean pretty much everyone, wears the same attire. Now, … Continue reading

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Get a Raise without Asking for One: Priceless

Whether you think you deserve a raise or just wish you could get one, it’s time you understand that you don’t have to ask the boss for one.  Dust off your employee benefits manual and check out the many sources … Continue reading

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Focus, Focus, Focus!

How often do you whisper to yourself, “Focus, focus, focus?” Do you sometimes even shout it? I do. Often. At home and at work, I find that I can very easily be distracted, especially when multitasking like thinking and driving … Continue reading

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Always be Prepared to Launch a Job Search

I believe in always being prepared…for family events, work meetings or my next job search, I agree with Alexander Graham Bell who said, “Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” And so, on this Work It, Girl Wednesday! … Continue reading

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