10 Skills New Grads Must Have to Work at Startups

By Alicia Morga (Contributing Writer, The Huffington Post) Soon, another wave of eager college graduates will hit the shores of companies everywhere. The best and the brightest will find jobs at startups. Well, actually, I don’t know if they are the best and the brightest, but when it comes to working at startups, you pretty much have to be.  ...

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Short Is Simple

Well-groomed nails are one of the most simple and important steps for looking professional. Well-groomed nails are also essential to keeping healthy when germs are being passed around the office.  According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, appropriate hand hygiene is necessary to combat germs and infections. You should avoid nails that are of extreme lengths by either...

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70/30 Rule; Build Your Office Wardrobe

When shopping for office attire always start with a foundation of basic pieces and build around it. Basic black, navy, grey or brown pants and skirts that can be mixed and matched with tops and jackets and you will have a different look everyday. 70% of your wardrobe should be a classic staple. 30% of your office attire should have...

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Get the Newest Look with Tortoise Shell!

If there were one summer 2011 trend that I’m excited about it would have to be the tortoise shell eyewear.  Audrey Hepburn started my love affair with Tortoise shell and since it has been one of my favorite types of eyewear. Tortoise shell gives you a classic yet rich look. It’s a polished finish to your whole outfit. The versatility...

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Feeling Blue?

Besides coloring blocking being the summer fashion 2011 trend, blue has made its way on the list. This summer the color palette will showcase various shades of blue:  bright blues, baby blues, and so on. This is one of my favorite trend this summer. Instead of wearing black to the office think about changing out your black garments for blues....

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Buying On a Budget

  It is difficult to afford all of the clothes that you will need for the office right after graduation. Even in the current economic climate, working women have a hard time justifying spending what they used to on an office wardrobe. In looking for less expensive clothing, the goal is to buy the best quality items you can afford....

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School House Rocks

Remember when college apparel choices were limited to sweatshirts, sweatpants, and an ill-fitting t-shirt that was unisex? Thankfully, Rachel Weeks, founder of School House, decided to not only change up the design options, but also the quality and the fit. Gone are the days of old tee shirts and oversized sweats and not a moment too soon. Now, thanks to...

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