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It's All About the Bling (Even in Business)

It really is all about the bling, even in business. Presentation, image, packaging… call it what you want. Time and time again, I’m reminded of this fact. 219 more words


9-5 Professional Attire Item of the Week: Faux Leather Skirt

A great piece to add to your professional wardrobe this Fall, the Knit and Faux Leather Slim Skirt at Jones New York, $89.00

Color: Camel, Sizes: 6-16


Business Style

5 Brands to Help Upgrade Your Fall Professional Attire

Upgrade your professional wardrobe this fall with these top 5 brands. Each of these brands packs a diverse range of professional attire for women from blazers to dress slacks that are great investment pieces. 250 more words

Business Style

Turn Cold Contacting into Lukewarm Contacting

Aside from an interview, cold contacting for job opportunities is one of the most nerve racking experiences a job seeker can go through. Without the right preparation, phone calls can be awkward, visiting the local coffee shop to meet the manager can turn into a lifetime ban and your cold contact letters might end up back in your mailbox with RTS written all over them. 526 more words

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Confessions from a Former Shopaholic


* Photo extracted from MailOnline


I confess, I was once a bona-fide shopaholic. At its peak, I once had a credit card bill that came to almost exactly yet ever so slightly over my entire month’s salary – which means I actually spent more than my salary because in HK we pay salary tax once a year and so we need to save to pay our taxes (it’s not deducted from your monthly pay cheque as it is in Canada). 960 more words


Framing Original Canvas Art - Canvas Part III

You have a portrait of your dog on canvas and because it is so special you want to put some time and effort into the display for it. 158 more words

Art Education