How to be Productive When Working from Home

Having the ability to work from home is a huge perk! With so many companies moving to operating digitally, many companies now offer this perk.  However, working from home can be challenging – especially if you don’t take the time to set yourself up to EFFICIENTLY work remotely. Today I’m sharing my top working from home tips to help you become extremely efficient when working remotely. Whether you’re working from home for the day or you work from home most of the time, these tips will help you get more done. Set up your work space The first thing to do is […]

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10 Inspiring Girl Boss Quotes We Love

Today we're sharing 10 inspirational girl boss quotes we love

I love inspirational quotes – I use them as a reminder to keep myself motivated, especially when I’m having a bad or stressful day. As we begin to set our goals and intentions for the new week, I gathered a list of 10 favorite girl boss quotes to keep us all motivated and focused on pursuing our dreams. Feel free to print these out and keep them on your desk, post on Instagram for your followers, pin on Pinterest as a reminder when you need it – whatever works for you, girl! Comment below to share some of your favorite girl boss quotes […]

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Professional Habits to Develop in Your Twenties

The Professional Habits to Develop in Your Twenties | The Sophisticated Gal

Your twenties are a crucial time to develop professional habits for your career. The professional habits that you develop in your twenties can set a precedence for your career and help you achieve your goals faster. Whether you are about to graduate college, still in college or have been in the real world for a few years – these are the professional habits I wish someone would have told me when I first started my career. Pin this image to save for later  #1: Work on your hardest task first This is something that I do almost every single day. This […]

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How to Crush Your First 90 Days at a New Job

You did it, you got the job! Now it’s your first day at the new gig and you want to make a good impression. Here are some tips for how to absolutely crush those first 90 days on the job!  Beginning a new job can be terrifying, you may have just ended one chapter at your previous company or just graduated and are now beginning a new chapter – I’ve been there. It can be so nerve-wrecking and exciting all at the same time. I’ve collected some of the best tips I’ve learned for how to make a good impression during […]

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How to Prepare for a College Career Fair

Preparing for a career fair or going to your first college career fair? Check out our tips to ensure you have a successful career fair!  Career fairs in college can be very intimidating, especially your first time attending one. I remember my first college career fair I was so nervous because I wanted to make a good impression on the recruiters that were attending. After my first career fair, I felt a lot more confident going into the next one after I learned what to expect. I now attend college career fairs on behalf of my company at my alma mater […]

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3 Pieces of Career Advice I Learned from the Devil Wears Prada

3 Career Lessons I Learned from The Devil Wears Prada | The Sophisticated Gal

This post contains affiliate links *  As the Devil Wears Prada celebrates its 10th anniversary since premiering, I’m sharing the top career advice I took away from the brilliant movie. via GIPHY My friends and family know how obsessed I am with the Devil Wears Prada, in fact I’m watching it as I write this post (I would say I’m a little addicted to this movie). As I’m watching it right now it makes me wonder what is it that always draws me back to this movie? Is it the fact that Miranda Priestly, played by Meryl Streep, is a powerful […]

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