How to be Smarter: When sending your resume to employers, put it in a PDF instead of as a word attachment -- more professional.
How to be Prettier: Http://www.gap.com/browse/product.do?cid=8993&pid=594944 with a pencil skirt and flats, is your office look this spring. Full Disclosure: As I write this blog I'm wearing that exact outfit.
How to be (less) Awkward: Just say what you feel. It saves time and usually the problem gets solved faster.