When it comes to job advice, it's hard to know where to turn. Parents may be wise, but their advice can feel outdated, and while friends are able to relate, they have the same limited years of experience as you do. Would that we all could have a Career Fairy Godmother.
Enter the MarieClarie.com editors. We may not be fairies, but we've learned a thing or two in this 100-girls-want-your-job industry. Here are eight hard-earned lessons we've picked up along the way.