Productivity

Commuter Trouble And How to Avoid It

Whether you’re driving, taking the train, or walking to work, there are certain commuter essentials that will make your life easier and help you avoid the dreaded five words that come to mind when nothing seems to go right before 9:00 am: this is not my day. Here are 7 items I try to always keep […]

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How to Prepare for Your First Day at a New Job

The night before your first day at a new job isn’t much different than the night before your first day of school. Some of the same thoughts may be crossing your mind- will I fit in? Is this the right place for me? How will I present the best version of myself? The first day can set […]

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Breaking and Entering the Pharmaceutical Industry

The truth is, as a little girl I didn’t long to be a corporate pharmacist. I was a writer. I was a writer in the most basic, inexperienced, naïve way you could describe the 10-year-old-me who enjoyed creating poetry and typing away at her very first attempts at a novel. Like most parents, mine worried I’d […]

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Customize Your Office Space to Reflect Your Personality

We are all given the same blank canvas when starting a new job: a chair, a desk, and a few basic office supplies. Whether you keep your space as minimal as possible or start bedazzling every object in close proximity is entirely up to you. Most people organize their space in a way that reflects their […]

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5 Time Management Strategies

If there is one sure way to miss a deadline, it’s to completely forget about it. If you have a complex schedule with meetings, deadlines, and competing priorities, it’s vital that you enlist certain techniques to keep you on top of it all. Having a full time job and this lovely blog, I often have […]

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Feeling Lost After Vacation? 4 Ways to Ensure a Smooth Transition

Returning to work after a vacation can be a difficult adjustment.  Your mind goes into overdrive constantly thinking of old projects, new projects, laundry, cooking, cleaning, and everything else that you need to take care of.  With an extensive to-do list and a backlog of emails, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with the different tasks […]

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Fashion Sense and Career Intelligence

A very important step in presenting yourself at work is developing a personal style that is a true reflection of who you are.  Chanel said it best herself, a girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.  These two adjectives may appear simple but they truly exemplify how you should come across in your career as […]

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An Insider’s View on Marriage, Career, Fashion, and Balance

I started this blog because I wanted to write about things I like.  About a year and a half ago, my husband and I got married, started new jobs and moved to the city.  To say that my life has been full of changes and new beginnings would be a huge understatement! In addition to […]

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