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Reasons Why You Shouldn't Play Hooky at Work
Chances are your timing will give everything away.
10 Things I Learned From My First Job
Advice for getting through your first job.
5 Tips to Surviving a Terrible Manager
You can do it!
Janelle Monáe: The Passionista
Who says you nee to toil away at a desk job to make it to the top?
The Irrational Fear that's Keeping You from Your Next Raise
It's all about one small but crucial step.
A News Reporter's Hidden Source of Inspiration
Find out how this network news reporter turns her college football obsession into the best career advice.
10 Steps to Starting Your Own Business
Check out these 10 easy steps to starting your own business.
Set Goals, Exceed Expectations
Check out our interview with skydiver Amy Chmelecki.
7 Tips to Negotiating Your First Job
Check out these perks if more money isn't offered.
The Secret To Making the Right Career Change
Check out our interview with VEEP producer, Stephanie Laing.
5 Better Alternatives to a Coffee Meeting
Check out these 5 better alternatives to a coffee meeting.
Be A Badass Boss
Check out our tips from NastyGal's founder, Sophia Amoruso.
Secrets to Getting a Job You Love vs. A Job You Need
Check out a our career tips.
Chic and In Charge
Check out these tips for dressing for work, from the pros.
Laura Alber: The Powerhouse
Check out our interview with Williams-Sonoma Laura Alber.
What Your Boss Really Thinks About Your Visible Tattoo
Find out what your boss really thinks about your visible tattoo. Business leaders open up about tattoos in their workplaces.
How to Look Good in Your Professional Headshot
Your LinkedIn profile is seven times more likely to be viewed if it includes a headshot. Here's how to nail the perfect professional pic.
Science Says Fridays are Unproductive
Science reveals that workers mentally check out pretty early on Friday afternoons.
7 Secrets of Power Networking
Your next job will likely come by way of a contact, so you better start mingling.
MC@Work: The New Guard Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
What does it take to earn a spot on our New Guard? Contacts, lots of them. But even that's only half the story. The women on this list are all masters at converting introductions into opportunities.
Amy Schumer: The Iconoclast
Check out who is topping the list for Marie Claire's New Guard power list featuring the most well-connected women, including Amy Schumer.
Joana Vicente: The Change Agent
Check out who is topping the list for Marie Claire's New Guard power list featuring the most well-connected women, including Joana Vicente.
Dyllan McGee: The Storyteller
Check out who is topping the list for Marie Claire's New Guard power list featuring the most well-connected women, including Dyllan McGee.
Ask the Experts: Office Max Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Office Decor: Seat of Power
Check out how to decorate an office or cubicle.
The Risk Taker: Rachel Weiss
Check out our interview with Rachel Weiss of L'Oreal.
MC@Work: Wall Street's Woman on Top
What does it take to get ahead in the most cutthroat industry in America? We asked Marianne Lake, the new chief financial officer at JPMorgan Chase, the largest bank in the country.
When Geeks Attack Pages: 2
What happens when you tick off a computer programmer? Alissa Quart reports on the tech industry's outrageous, shameless, and totally out-of-control bad-boy "brogrammers."
Equal Pay Act vs. Paycheck Fairness Act
Reintroduced for the 18th time in 16 years this past January, the Paycheck Fairness Act, if passed, will close some major loopholes in the Equal Pay Act of 1963.
Level the Paying Field Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7
Check out our article that examines women's salary, negotiation tactics, and the Equal Pay Act.
The Problem with Casual Fridays Pages: 2
It's supposed to be easy slip on some jeans and a cute blouse and go. So why do so many women have trouble nailing it?
Valley Girls Pages: 2 3
Silicon Valley's "intentional communities" are cutting-edge communal-living compounds where tech-titan wannabes launch companies from the living room couch, fund each other's startups, and seek to change the world. For a handful of brainy,
MC@Work: Confessions of a Hit Woman Pages: 2 3
As chairman of Twentieth Century Fox Television, Dana Walden has overseen some of TV's most iconic series, including The X-Files, 24, and Modern Family.
What It Costs to Be Me Pages: 2 3 4 5
You talk about everything else: relationships, family, work. But money what you make, what you spend remains a secret topic among friends. MC rounded up five career women across the country and surveyed their salaries, savings,
MC@Work: Passport to Success
Want to upgrade your career? Relocate! That's the takeaway from Joanne Crewes, who at 25 moved to Japan for Procter & Gamble, armed with little more than a dictionary and a taste for adventure. Two decades and five passports later, she's overseeing t
Do You Have Executive Presence? Pages: 2 3
This is the ultimate how-to guide for your brilliant career, featuring advice on everything from "executive presence" to your wardrobe.
Are You Undermining Your Presence?
Common blunders that tell the boss you're not management material, and what to do about them.
The Feedback Translator
Ever walked away from a review with more questions than answers? Use this glossary to decode evaluation speak.
How to Deliver a Knockout Speech
We asked Spanx founder Sara Blakely, who delivers on average 20 speeches a year, for her no-fail tips on how to command the room and wow a crowd.
MC@Work: Getting to Know Katie Bayne Pages: 2
As president of sparkling drinks for Coca-Cola North America, Katie Bayne reveals her secrets for getting ahead in a big company, the common mistake working women make, and how soda fits in to a healthy diet (really!).
Women on Top Awards: The Transformers Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
For our third annual Women on Top Awards, we combed the country for the up-and-comers leading thought-revolutions, creating businesses, and making names for themselves. But their accomplishments speak for themselves...
Who's the Boss? Pages: 2 3
Do you dream of being in charge? Here, three power players reveal how they beat the odds, defied their naysayers, and ended up calling the shots.
Never Be at a Loss for Words Again Pages: 2
Because your job didn't come with a script, MC asked the pros what to say in the stickiest, most sensitive office situations.
A Page-Turning Career
As president and publisher of Random House, Gina Centrello turned the once well-regarded but sluggish publisher into a best-seller powerhouse. She reveals how she did it while still making it home in time for dinner.
Technically Chic: 15 Lust-Worthy Gadgets & Gear Pages: 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
For the ultimate 21st century gal, we rounded up the best in tech. Click through our guide and get ready to install the latest update in digital chic.
Achieve Your Goals in 10 Easy Steps
Want to get your victory dance on? Check out our list of 10 simple steps from life coach Lauren Zander that'll have you crossing the finish line to your goals in no time.
I Started at the Bottom Now I'm the Boss! Pages: 2 3 4
Meet four power players who started on the lowest rungs of their companies and made it to the very top. Here, they reveal their secrets to parlaying entry-level gigs into corner offices.
Confessions of a Mad Woman (06/01/2012)
Powerhouse ad exec Margaret Keene has produced some of the most game-changing commercials in history, including Apple's "Think Different" campaign. Now she reveals how much has changed since the industry's Mad Men days.
The New 24-Hour Workday
You have a killer career, control your own schedule, and handle the firm's key clients around the world. The downside: You're fielding work e-mails at all hours and bringing business into bed with you. The latest crisis affecting working women isn't
Get More Sleep & Energy Pages: 2
Make the most of your time in the bedroom and the boardroom, and stay on top of your game, 24/7.