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7 Signs You Need to Start Looking for Another Job After Your Employer Is Acquired
Careers

7 Signs You Need to Start Looking for Another Job After Your Employer Is Acquired

The company that hired you is invested in your success. The company that buys that company sees you as an expense.
Tor Constantino
Dear Graduate, Here's What Nobody Told You
Inspiration

Dear Graduate, Here's What Nobody Told You

Young entrepreneurs should realize that while they're scared, everyone's scared.
Sarah Vermunt
How Print Marketing Can Help Your Personal Career
Careers

How Print Marketing Can Help Your Personal Career

Here's how to promote yourself in myriad ways -- far beyond the basics of business cards and resumes.
Katherine Halek
3 Ways to Rescue a Job Interview That's Going Wrong
Careers

3 Ways to Rescue a Job Interview That's Going Wrong

How to respond when an interviewer isn't prepared, asks a question that stumps you, or just doesn't think you're so hot.
Anne Fisher
4 Ways College Grads Can Prepare for Their First Real Job
College Graduates

4 Ways College Grads Can Prepare for Their First Real Job

The time between graduation and the first day of work is a crucial opportunity to get ready for the rest of your life.
Eddy Ricci
10 Cool Jobs You Probably Never Thought About
Careers

10 Cool Jobs You Probably Never Thought About

Yes, people really do get paid to taste ice cream. Or play video games. Or fly a blimp.
Anne Fisher
How Successful People Overcome Toxic Bosses
Leadership Qualities

How Successful People Overcome Toxic Bosses

Bad bosses contaminate the workplace. Don't be a bad boss.
Travis Bradberry
3 Things to Include in Any Pitch -- And 3 Things to Leave Out
Pitching

3 Things to Include in Any Pitch -- And 3 Things to Leave Out

In any given pitch scenario, there are things you can do to aid in your quest for the elusive partnership, as well as things you can do that will get in the way of success.
Jason Pinter
How to Destroy These 3 Career Killers
Success Strategies

How to Destroy These 3 Career Killers

As individual employees, we have the same responsibly when it comes to managing our careers as CEOs have when it comes to managing their companies.
Brian Fielkow
Why Self-Promotion Is a Terrible Idea
Promotion

Why Self-Promotion Is a Terrible Idea

Nobody wants to work with a self-interested, self-absorbed, self-serving self-promoter. If you think about it, neither would you.
Steve Tobak
The Portfolio Life: A Surprising Route to Job Security
Careers

The Portfolio Life: A Surprising Route to Job Security

What if -- instead of thinking of your life's work as a monolithic activity -- you chose to see it as a complex group of interests, passions and activities?
Jeff Goins
You Are Your Own Best Marketer
Marketing

You Are Your Own Best Marketer

Just like a billboard or banner ad, you're communicating the value of your personal brand.
Gabriel Bristol
6 Toxic Beliefs That Can Ruin Your Career
Careers

6 Toxic Beliefs That Can Ruin Your Career

Be mindful of your tendencies to succumb to these beliefs, so that they don't derail your career.
Travis Bradberry
The 25 Trickiest Questions Apple Will Ask in a Job Interview
Interviewing

The 25 Trickiest Questions Apple Will Ask in a Job Interview

Could you survive this line of questioning?
Lisa Eadicicco