Starting Out

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Josie Maran

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Chief Eco Officer, Josie Maran Cosmetics

A: Though my daughter, Rumi Joon, is still only a little girl, I know one day I’ll be giving her advice on her career and helping her make those big life ...

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Pamela Ryckman/Starting Out

Author & Freelance Journalist, The Stiletto Network

A: Don’t pretend to know or understand things you don’t. At your first job, your bosses don’t expect you to know anything, but they do expect you to be eager to ...

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Alle Fister/Starting Out

Principal, Bollare Communications

A: Intern, intern, intern!  When I was starting out, there is no way I even knew what I do now was an option for a career!  It is better to intern ...

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Jennifer Vaughan Maanavi

Jennifer Vaughan Maanavi/Starting Out

Co-Founder , Physique 57

A: It is hard to find the “perfect” job right out of college. So even if she didn’t have her dream job right away, I would remind her to show up ...

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Sunny Bates/Starting Out

CEO and Founder, Sunny Bates Associates

A: Realize your strengths. Be willing to do anything and everything – because most people aren’t and don’t. Don’t let fear and pride dominate your emotions.

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Rayah Levy/Starting Out

Director & CEO, ArtéQuesta

A: Be authentic to who you really are and continue to nurture your dreams on a daily basis Be a good person and treat others with kindness Give your very best every day, ...

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