Sometimes life takes you on a professional detour. Sometimes you reach one career destination only to find out it wasn’t the right place for you. And sometimes you just can’t seem to figure out where to go in your field. Many women walk through the doors of Dress for Success with these same occupation obstacles … Read More
It can be tough to figure out what to do with your money once you’re making money—and even tougher to figure out what to do with your money when you’re not making any. Regardless of the situation, Dress for Success knows that economic independence is definitely on your horizon, but let’s be honest, it may … Read More
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
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
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
“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
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