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THE WORK HARD PLAY (HARDER) LIST [NOVEMBER]
This month, we’ve got recipes for Boozy Pumpkin White Hot Chocolate and Better Than Sex Chex Mix plus a rockin pre-holiday playlist for you to dance around tipsily in the kitchen while your guests wonder where the heck you’ve gone.
WORK YOUR SPACE: METALLIC, GALACTIC
Metallic accessories are great touches to add a winter look and feel of your workspace. To ensure you don’t overdo it, we suggest the following tips and pieces to fit your particular work style.
THE VENT: VIRAL VIDEO SERIES ‘GIRLS ARE ASSHOLES’ RELATABLE OR NOT?
More than likely, the videos will be invading your workspace email chains and social media pages. Some gals think it’s right on the money with its self-depricating humor, calling attention to the strange logic of women, while others just don’t get it. What are your thoughts? Watch the video here and tell us what you think!
EATING WHILE WRITING
Always dreamed of becoming a freelance food or travel writer? One of The Gals, Kelsey Colt, has made her creative dream a career. In her new column Eating While Writing, she’ll give you insider tips and tricks (and even the bumps in the road to prepare for) that will help you make it your career too.
Work the Weekend: Baggy Sweater Trend
Like a stroll in Central Park on a crisp autumn day, Megan shows us how easy it is to work this baggy-sweater weekend trend into your ModGal, CorpGal and BossGal workstyles.
FUNKY FINDS: DOLLHOUSE ACCESSORIES YOU CAN WEAR + TYPEWRITER ART
Art made by a typewriter you can buy, dollhouse accessories you can wear and the coolest potted plants to add to your workspace.
WORK YOUR SPACE: PATTERN ON PATTERN
Just like you can play with print on prints in your work wardrobe, you can also put pattern on pattern on your workspace accessories. Here are some guidelines to mixing patterns the right way, along with items from your favorite brands.
ATTAGAL: MARLOES DE VRIES, ILLUSTRATOR
Want to become a professional illustrator? Hear from international artist Marloes de Vries, based in the Netherlands, who has made it her full-time job early in her career – plus how you can too!
NEW! Career Services for Creative Professionals
Want to make a job switch, start your own business or blog — maybe even become a freelancer or break into a cut-throat industry like fashion? Welcome to the one-stop shop for creative professionals to get the help you need to create any career you can think up. We’re here to help!
WHY YOU REALLY SHOULD JUST LAUNCH YOUR BUSINESS ALREADY
If there’s one thing Megan has learned about launching a new business, it’s that you can only keep it safe under the cover of your watchful eye for so long. At some point, it’s time to get going and launch already. Here’s why.
3 REASONS GALS WANT AND CAN BE MOBILE WORKERS
There’s a new trend at work: more and more gals are working outside of the traditional office setting. Here are three reasons why — and how you can work anywhere too with the right gear.
CO-WAGGER OF THE MONTH: WHITNEY [NOVEMBER]
Meet Chief Furry Officer (CFO) of Allyson Conklin Public Relations: Whitney. She is responsible for attending weekly team meetings, welcoming visitors, diffusing stress, shredding documents, scheduling walk breaks, and sampling team member lunches. Find out what her pet-peeves and favorite office accessories are.
MY CAREER IN THE PEACE CORPS: A TALE OF TWO WORLDS
Katherine Quayhagen lived in a village in Madagascar for the last two years, working for the Peace Corps. Read her account of a typical, no frills, “work” day as a shipwrecked-American in an African village, and learn why this may be the right next step for you in your career.
REWORKIT WITH REPOPROOM CO-FOUNDERS SUZANNE KENNEDY & MEGAN MALLOW
Check out the latest episode of ReWorkIt on PG TV, the interview series profiling gals who are reworking the traditional work style into something that works for them — not the other way around.
Meet the Founder
Hey there! I’m Megan Broussard, a right-brained gal like you who’s quest to find the career and work style that worked for me – not the other way around – took me from cubes and coworking spaces to coffices and home offices. Now, I’ve created ProfessionGal to help you find your fit too// Read More