Archive for October 2012

The Art of Public Speaking

Did you know most Americans fear public speaking more than they fear death?  If you are one of the many, fear not!  I am one of those who does not enjoy speaking in front of large audiences, so I wanted to share my favorite tips and tricks that I use to help make public speaking a... Read more »

The 10 Best iPhone Apps for Small Businesses

From games to ringtones to mobile banking, it is easy to get overwhelmed by the number of applications in the Apple App Store. But why not use these user-friendly apps to your advantage? It seems like there is an app for everything–and lucky for us, it makes everyday living and working even easier. Here are... Read more »

How To Land Your Dream Job in 2012

In today’s (or any!) economy, searching for a job can be overwhelming. There are times when it may feel like you are competing against every qualified candidate and there is no way to make yourself stand out. Here are some of my favorite tips for a successful job search in 2012: DO: -Utilize job sites... Read more »
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    Before founding Alter Ego Concierge, Caitlin Hofherr worked as the director of a lifestyle management and staffing agency in New York, catering to the needs of elite clientele ranging from Fortune 500 CEO’s to today's biggest celebrities. Beginning her career in the fashion industry working in public relations, Caitlin brought unparalleled customer service to the staffing industry, finding the perfect fit for her clients' household needs. Highly regarded by her clients and peers in the industry, Caitlin has taken her expertise to Chicago, establishing Alter Ego Concierge to bring the finest in lifestyle management services. Alter Ego Concierge is Chicago’s premier full service concierge and domestic staffing agency, offering clients the ability to truly maximize their time to live a stress free life. Caitlin is a contributor at Simply Magnificent, the blog for the Ritz Carlton Residences of Chicago, and has been featured on DailyCandy, ABC News Chicago, Chicago Parent, NBC Chicago, and Mommy On A Shoestring Radio. Caitlin lives in, and loves, Chicago.

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