Amazon Promotes First Woman to Role of Adviser to the CEO

mariarenzLast Thursday, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos promoted Maria Renz to the coveted role of technical adviser to the CEO. Renz was formerly CEO of Quidsi, the company that owned Diapers.com, which Amazon acquired in 2011.

The position, which Bezos created more than a decade ago, serves [Read More]

May 26th, 2015|Hot, Job, Life, You|

Radio Show Recap: The Business of Books

shutterstock_171423347Technology, once again, has disrupted another old-school industry where the old way of doing things will have to adapt to both small and massive companies competing for revenue. Luckily there’s room for everyone, which means that it’s never been a better time to write or your [Read More]

May 21st, 2015|Hot, Life, Stuff, You|

How To Dress Professional And Feminine At The Office

Camilla Olson has been creating innovative designs since 2009. A former business executive and venture capitalist, Camilla saw a need in the industry to mix a modern aesthetic with wearable clothing in our personal and professional lives.

Dot Complicated asked Camilla to share her secrets on keeping professional outfits feminine and unique. 

What [Read More]

April 26th, 2013|Help, Job|

The 2 A.M. Email: A Public Display of Ambition

Posted on April 24, 2013

Written By Randi Zuckerberg

In today’s working world, there is a lot of pressure to always be “on.” If a colleague is consistently sending emails late into the night, we may feel pressured to do so as well. Whenever I wake up and see an email sent to me at 2 a.m., [Read More]

April 23rd, 2013|Job|

How To Dress For A Skype Interview

Posted on 4/3/13

Written by Hasti Kashfia

Working as a stylist in Silicon Valley means that tech and fashion constantly cross paths for me. One of the questions I often get asked is, “How should I dress and do my makeup for a Skype interview or meeting?” In Silicon Valley, downloading and setting up Skype is a [Read More]

April 2nd, 2013|Job|

Networking Tips For The Modern World

Posted on 3/31/13

Written by Porter Gale

I sat center stage with Randi Zuckerberg on one side of me, and film director Rob Minkoff and venture capitalist David Hornik on the other. During a moment like this, a person truly understands the value and power of a network. With an infectious and generous spirit, [Read More]

March 30th, 2013|Job|

Social-Media Savvy Resumes For Landing That Dream Job

Posted on 3/31/13

Written by Randi Zuckerberg

As a frequent hiring manager, I can tell you that I always appreciate it when somebody puts a little extra love and thought into their resume. I’ve had multiple instances where I’ve brought someone in for an interview that I might have otherwise overlooked because of the [Read More]

March 30th, 2013|Job|