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Success Dressing for the Work-at-Home Professional

5 Good Reasons Not to Wear Your PJ’s to the Office   Did you start your workday at the computer in your snugglies this morning? Convenience is probably one of the reasons you started working at home in the first … Continue reading

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What to Wear: Entertaining Clients

At-the-Ready Professional Presence If you’re in a client-interfacing role like sales or consulting, you’re probably accustomed to adapting your business clothing to the client’s environment. It’s relatively simple when visiting their office. Moving into less familiar spaces, however, generally calls … Continue reading

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How to Wear Unflattering Colors

5 Ways to Make the Wrong Colors Right Sometimes a girl just wants to wear what she wants to wear.  So what happens when it’s a color that doesn’t flatter?  Since personal color is a passion of mine, I’ve written … Continue reading

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How to Wear Spring Trends to Work

 4 Spring Trends Translated for the Office Like a spring bouquet from your garden, it’s not necessarily what you pick that matters, but rather how you display your pickings.  Here are four top trends for Spring 2015 and how you can bring … Continue reading

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What to Wear to Work

What You’re NOT Wearing to the Office:  How it May be Holding You Back Once upon a time, in an office not so far from you, workers arrived at their desks each day in clothing called “suits.”  They wore outfits … Continue reading

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Do Pantyhose Make Me Look Old?

It’s Bare-Leg Season:  Dare You? When the hosiery vs. no-hose controversy comes up in my workshops, a woman or two inevitably resists with an earnest, “No! It’s not professional (insert: proper, hygienic, tasteful, comfortable).”  Usually, she’s a woman in my own … Continue reading

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What (Not) to Wear to Work this Summer

Avoid an Image Meltdown when the Mercury Rises When the sunny skies of summer roll around, it’s tempting to let a relaxed mood spill over into attire.  Beware when it comes to your work wardrobe.  Whether you’re the receptionist or … Continue reading

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Over-40 Dressing — How Not to Look Frumpy

One of the most-often asked questions I get as an image consultant relates to “age-appropriate” dressing.  Sometimes when a woman asks about this, it comes from a concern of coming off like she’s trying to appear too youthful.  Other times, … Continue reading

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The Capsule Wardrobe Revisited

More and more women I hear from are striving to simplify their wardrobes.  Whether a matter of limited finances, space, or time, the downsized closet is seeming more attractive than ever.  Enter:  The Capsule Wardrobe. Made popular in the 1980’s by … Continue reading

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Success – Released!

Stepping Stones to Success Goals & Proven Strategies from the Industry’s Leading Experts I’m beyond excited to announce the release of this long-awaited book — (well, one of us has been waiting)!  It features Yours Truly, right alongside best-selling authors … Continue reading

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