June: Courting a New Career

Spring is a time for new beginnings, but sometimes you don’t know how to take that first step to create the change in your life that you really want.  That’s why we have dedicated the month of June on the Dress for Success Blog to “courting a new career.”  Just like dating, finding the right … Read More

May: Spring Towards a Better You

It’s May, the weather’s warming up and the sun just seems to be shining a little brighter, doesn’t it?

But with this change of seasons comes a variety of new challenges: Those nice, sunny days can cause what high school kids refer to as “senioritis”—the desire to just blow off your responsibilities for a carefree … Read More

September: A Labor of Love

Every year, on the first Monday in September, the United States pauses to pay homage and offer gratitude to the men and women of the Labor Movement. On this special day, the nation celebrates the contributions that everyday workers have made to the vitality of the country.

Dress for Success, then, could think of no … Read More

August: Where Do You Want to Go?

 

“The Journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”  – Lao Tzu

 

At Dress for Success, we often  talk about success as a journey, but this month I invite you to consider whether or not you are choosing your destination.

Self-defined success is a core principle of all of the programs … Read More

June: Tie the Knot with Your Career!

During the month of June, Dress for Success joins the world in celebrating marriage!

While the tradition of June weddings dates back more than 2,000 years, it is not the bridal-bliss type of marriage that Dress for Success is now honoring. During this sixth month of the year, we encourage our women to marry their … Read More

May: Get Bossy & Define Your Own Success!

At Dress for Success, we refer to our women’s strides towards self-sufficiency as their “Success Journey.” By doing so, we acknowledge each of the steps that it takes—sometimes over smooth, paved paths and sometimes across treacherous, uphill terrains- to transform struggles into success.

Although the journey is not always easy, it is important to us … Read More