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Gift Guide: The Many Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

Gift Guide: The Many Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day around the corner, Emma gives advice on what to give. It’s always a good time to be grateful for your life and thankful to those who have made it possible. So whether it’s soon to be belated or just getting an early jump on next year, here’s a few ideas for your […]

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Career Advice: How to Work with Nonprofit Organizations

Filed in Advice - EA, Blog- EA, Emma Approved, Shows by on May 8, 2014
Career Advice: How to Work with Nonprofit Organizations

Harriet Smith interviews a non-profit consultant while Emma Approved continues to restructure. When making a change in your life, one of the things I often suggest is reaching out to experts in your chosen field for guidance. Here at Highbury, we try to follow our own advice whenever possible – after all, how can I […]

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Quiz: What kind of volunteer are you?

Quiz: What kind of volunteer are you?

Emma continues to write about shifting the direction of her company. When people first decide to volunteer for charity or a non-profit organization, they focus all their time and energy on picking the perfect cause. But in addition to picking an organization you believe in to volunteer for, you should also spend some time figuring […]

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Creating a Better World: Celebs, Brands and Charity

Filed in Advice - EA, Blog- EA, Emma Approved, Shows by on April 30, 2014
Creating a Better World: Celebs, Brands and Charity

In Ep: 48 – Doppelgangers Emma decides to take her company in a new direction. On her blog, she starts some preliminary research. Any time I start a new project, I try to immerse myself in the world of my client. It’s my job to become an expert in their circumstances so that I can […]

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Life Advice: Seeing the Bigger Picture

Life Advice: Seeing the Bigger Picture

After Alex and Emma discuss shifting the focus of Emma Approved in Episode: 48 – Doppelgangers, Emma writes this blog announcing the restructuring A couple of months ago, I wrote a post about “Getting Unstuck,” in which I talked about taking the time to get in touch with what truly matters to you and then […]

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Style Advice: Help on How to do an Updo

Filed in Advice - EA, Blog- EA, Emma Approved, Shows by on April 22, 2014
Style Advice: Help on How to do an Updo

Inspired by Harriet’s updo in Episode: 47 – Plus One, Minus One , Emma writes a blog about how to make your hair stand out. Sometimes I miss the days of old Hollywood glamour where a night out was really something special.  But in today’s more casual world we have slacks on the red carpet […]

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Party Planning: How to Plan a Macrobiotic Meal

Party Planning: How to Plan a Macrobiotic Meal

Harriet writes her first blog post, and explains the regulations of a macrobiotic diet Hi everyone! I’m Harriet, and as part of my new position as Event Coordinator Emma suggested I write today’s party planning blog.  I’ve never written a blog before, but I’ve helped with Emma’s and I  wrote a lot of essays in […]

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Life Advice: When the cost of success is too high

Filed in Advice - EA, Emma Approved, Shows, Story - EA by on April 16, 2014
Life Advice: When the cost of success is too high

Emma continues to worry about their work with Caroline Lee and James Elton As you all know, I’m a big believer in going after what you want. You deserve to be the best you can be, and you should do whatever you can to make that possible. However, sometimes when pursuing your goals, one can […]

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Life Lessons from TV and Film: Dealing with Frenemies

Life Lessons from TV and Film: Dealing with Frenemies

With Caroline Lee still in the picture, Emma writes a blog post about Frenemies According to Wikipedia, a frenemy refers to “someone who pretends to be a friend but actually is an enemy—a proverbial wolf in sheep’s clothing in the world of friendships.” These relationships can be extremely destructive, creating a pervasive sense of unease […]

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Ask Knightley: How to work with people you don’t like

Ask Knightley: How to work with people you don’t like

After Alex convinces Emma to take on Caroline as a client, he writes a blog about how to work with difficult people Emma asked me to write today’s blog, and suggested I talk about this subject in particular. According to Emma, I’ve been “lecturing” about it a lot lately and should “make myself useful” by […]

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