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

Marriage: Joint Lives and Joint Bank Accounts

Financial Advice By: Carmen Wong Ulrich

Q: I’m getting married in less than two months, and I have no idea what I’m doing when it comes to joining my finances with my future husband’s! Where do I even start? My fiancé and I have barely talked about money since we got engaged! Help!

A:  I … Read More

Discovering Your Unique Professional Strengths

By Reesa Staten, Robert Half

Like fingerprints and snowflakes, no two people are exactly alike. We all have individual strengths that define who we are and distinguish us from every other person on the planet.

Do you know what makes you unique? If you can describe to a potential employer what you bring to the … Read More

The Success Diaries: Tyra Berger

Dear Younger Mrs. Tyra Berger,

You finally did it! You found what you love to do! For so long you watched others find their niche, excel at things they loved, and you asked yourself: What am I good at? Why don’t I have a career or hobby that I LOVE?

Well, you found it.

Wedding … 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