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Moral Dilemma: Liar, Liar
"I love your new leopard-print gauchos, boss." "I can't make it to work today, plumbing emergency." "I was a member of the Crips." We've all told the odd tall tale, but how much fibbing is normal? MC reports.
Movies for Women Who Like to Kick Ass in the Office
As soon as that clock strikes quittin time, make a beeline for your sofa, order some takeout, and pop in one of these cinematic classics starring kick-ass career gals who broke the rules and succeeded.
The Best Motivational Tunes for Monday Mornings
Half of American workers reported having sleep issues on a Sunday night in anticipation of the workweek, according to a recent survey. Whats the best way to motivate for a long workweek? Motivational songs.
Five Work Expenses You Can Expense (and 2 You Cant)
Whether youre on the job or looking for one, its easy to rack up a hefty tab of related expenses. (Toner isnt cheap!) If your company wont reimburse you, dont jut swallow the costs. Some expenses can be written off come
Are You a Big Fat Liar?
The Lying Matrix
Our karmic continuum of dishonesty.
Cleaning Up Your E-Image
Scrubbing down a tarnished online reputation
Is Money the Ultimate Dating Deal Breaker?
These are groundbreaking times. In major cities like New York and Los Angeles, women are outearning their male counterparts. So why are many women keeping their finances a secret from their men?
The Best Ways to Keep Track of Your Money
Ever wonder where all your money went, mere days after payday? Between the cell phone and cable bills, gas tank refills and every day expenses, keeping track of your finances is as onerous and daunting a task as calorie counting. While most banks off
The Top 5 Things Affecting Your Vacation Days
Have Lip Gloss, Will Travel The top five things affecting your vacation days.
The Smart Girls Guide to Business Casual This Summer
Marie Claire gives the lowdown on what to wear to work this summer.
The Best Reasons to Call in Sick This Summer
While summer may be most associated with beach bumming and barbecuing, for bosses across the country it's high season for bogus sick days. Marie Claire lists the best events this summer worth risking your job by faking a sick day.
The Smart Gal's Guide to Tax Refunds
Professional Women Come Undone in the Face of Infertility
In April the MC staffers were treated to a screening of May cover girl Tina Fey's new flick, Baby Mama, in theaters on April 25th. It got us thinking about other films devoted to professional women come undone in the face of infertility. It¹s a
5 Common Mistakes New Hires Make
New Girl on the Job: Advice from the Trenches is our generations guide to all the icky stuff that comes up in new jobs.
6 Things You Need to Work From Home
What do you need to be a productive home-worker bee, without starting your business deep in the red? We asked tech expert Anthony Verducci, who began by telling us what you don't need: fancy-schmancy gadgets like video-conferencing hardware or the me
Games: Solitaire, Crossword & More
Try out our free games if you're bored at work.
Get Outta Town! Pages: 2 3 4 5
Driving in Cairo, dating in French, eating with chopsticks . . . What's so hard about pulling up stakes and getting a new job in another country?
Get Rid of Junk Mail for Good
The easiest way to get rid of junk mail - and the greenest!
True Stories of Crying at Work Pages: 2 3 4 5
Welling up in the office: Career suicide or the new way to get ahead? Real women weigh in on crying.
7 Ways to Save Money
Financial advice from a new book that offers realistic rules for saving and spending money.
Marie Claire Job Search
Find your dream career here. Tired of your cubicle? Need a raise? Want a change? Search for your dream job, it just takes a click.
The Women of Google
Google's lineup of women execs proves that pocket protectors are no longer emblematic of this industry.
10 Ways to Spend Your Leap Year Bonus Day
Here is what to do with those extra 24 hours.
Camp $tart Up
Do you ever wonder how MTV makes money, how Clinique markets its products or how Coke and Pepsi compete to be the most popular soda company in the world? Discover the answers to these questions and much, much more!
Work Now, Have Babies Later
Elizabeth Gregory, author of "Ready: Why Women Are Embracing the New Later Motherhood" - women having babies later in life.
The Marie Claire Guide to Getting Ahead
The game of life? Win it, easy. How to put your bank account and your career in fast-forward.
The Investment Diaries Pages: 2
After Julia Scirrotto's mother died, she came into a serious sum of money -- and had no idea what to do with it
Career Guide: 5 Women To Learn From Pages: 2 3 4 5
At first it seems simple: Finish school, find a job, pay the rent. But somewhere along the way, things get complicated. Perhaps your cost of living exceeds your cost-of-living raise, or your company relocates, or you make a fortune flipping real esta
How Hot Are You? Career Heat-O-Meter
10 Ways NOT to Save Money This Holiday Season
Don't save money like this...
Interview with Star Jones Reynolds Pages: 2
"I earned the diva image." The most famously fired host on daytime TV has a new show, new figure, new attitude.
Minimum Required Vacation Time Around the World
This month, while you're deciding whether taking a long weekend will kill your career, much of Europe is embarking on their mandatory month-long tanning session. Below, the tally. Read it and weep -- or move to Finland.
Five Women Redefine the Power Suit (December 2006) Pages: 2 3 4 5
Five women redefine the power suit. Must-have accessories: a G-36 gun, chaps, a football helmet.
Careers in Fashion
Marie Claire's fashion editors answer your question about careers in the fashion industry; "Fashion is a fusion of art, history, current events, politics and technology, so it is a must that you develop an appreciation of these topics."
Tell Us Your Money Problems
Ever blow the rent money on a pair of shoes? Email us now
Fast Tricks for Saving Money
Want a better deal on a car, flea-market antique, or big-ticket clothing item? Follow these rules of negotiating:
How Rich Are You? (April 2006)
In the U.S., when it's tax season you're weighing everything from your bottom line to vacation time. But take a look around the planet to see how you really stack up!
Cubicle Coach Movie Trivia
Want the answer to the May Cubicle Coach trivia question?
Insider Secrets: How To Get Ahead Pages: 2
How to get on the fast track and stay there for good
Trump Power: Ivanka Trump Pages: 2 3 4 5
At 25, Ivanka the mogulette is making her move -- an apprentice to Daddy no longer. Ivanka Trump's daily life as the executive VP of Trump Organization.
The Mother of All Tough Choices Pages: 2 3
Elizabeth Vargas was settling into one of the most prestigious gigs on TV: co-anchor of the evening news. But then, a tragedy and a miracle changed everything. A frank conversation about life on the mommy track.
It's Your Money Honey (November 2006)
Carly Fiorina: Fire Power (November 2006)
Holiday Office Etiquette: 3 Survival Tips Pages: 2 3
Can you blow off the dreaded office party? Avoid giving an irascible colleague a gift? Don't do anything until you read this.
How to Deal with a Car Accident
Car accidents, even fender-benders, can be scary if you're not prepared. Read these tips on what to do if you're in an accident.
Real-World Alpha Females Pages: 2 3 4 5
With women outearning, outpacing, outshining men like never before, it's no surprise our relationships are in upheaval. A special section on the alpha female/beta male conundrum.
How to...Figure Out if You're MBA Material Pages: 2 3 4
A master's in business administration (MBA) can take a career to a new level of success, but is it right for you?
The Million-Dollar Question Pages: 2 3 4
We're better educated, better read, and better at launching a business. So why, when it comes to managing money, do women lag behind?
Is Job Stress Making You Sick? Pages: 2
If you feel like you're under constant pressure to handle too much work in too little time, you need to read this special report.