Women At Work

  • MLM Success Story: I'm a Top Mary Kay Beauty Consultant

    MLM Success Story: I'm a Top Mary Kay Beauty Consultant

    MLM Company: Mary Kay Cosmetics, since 1963 You know the company. You know the name. You or your significant other has most likely attended a Mary Kay beauty party and you've probably even gotten a glimpse of one of the Mary Kay signature cars -- a pink Cadillac awarded to the top consultants in the United... Continue Reading

  • Exclusive Interview with 'Buzz Girls' Heather Hope-Allison

    Exclusive Interview with 'Buzz Girls' Heather Hope-Allison

    Her name may sound like the heroine of a flowery romance novel, but tastemaker, party planner, PR dynamo and all-around cool chick Heather Hope-Allison is anything but a shrinking violet. A woman of today, Hope-Allison is taking the once-diminutive word "girl" and making it big-business and buzz-worthy with her... Continue Reading

  • Mom Fired For Daughter's Pinkeye Infection

    Mom Fired For Daughter's Pinkeye Infection

    The story of Dena Lockwood of Chicago, age 39, generated a lot of buzz. Dena, a single mother working to support her two children, was let go from a job she had held for two years, only minutes after telling her boss that she had to stay home and care for her daughter, Lily, who was sick with pinkeye.... Continue Reading

  • How to Prepare for Maternity Leave

    I'm no genius, but I'm going to assume that most people are not best friends with their bosses. Sure, they might like each other, but they're not going to be included in the wedding party. (They might be lucky to get an invite to the reception.) Yet, when a woman finds out she's going to have a baby, the... Continue Reading