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Don't Buy Into the Lies -- It's Possible to Have a Career and a Family
Productivity

Don't Buy Into the Lies -- It's Possible to Have a Career and a Family

Concerns about balance are valid, but don't let the naysayers keep you from your dreams.
Zeynep Ilgaz
The 5 Non-Technical Skills Any Great Developer Needs in Order to Advance
Skills

The 5 Non-Technical Skills Any Great Developer Needs in Order to Advance

It takes more than just technical skills to move up the ranks as a software developer.
Jeremy Johnson
'Yes Men' No More: 5 Tips to Grow Engaged and Empowered Employees
Engaged Employees

'Yes Men' No More: 5 Tips to Grow Engaged and Empowered Employees

What you can do at a time when only 29 percent of employees are engaged in their organizations.
Chris Byers
How to Rekindle Your Flame for Your Business
Passion

How to Rekindle Your Flame for Your Business

Fallen out of love with your business? Here's how to reignite the passion.
Lisa Evans
The Best Careers for Your Personality Type (Infographic)
Personality

The Best Careers for Your Personality Type (Infographic)

Calling all introverts, extroverts, and everything in between: here's what your personality type says about what kind of job suits you best.
Kate Taylor
Why Networking Is an Overrated Career Tool
Networking

Why Networking Is an Overrated Career Tool

By itself, networking is ambiguous and inefficient, as the simple act of networking lacks a clear beginning and end goal.
Ken Sundheim
5 Reasons Why I Quit My Own Business to Work for Someone Else
Jobs

5 Reasons Why I Quit My Own Business to Work for Someone Else

You can still be an entrepreneur at heart while earning a paycheck at someone else's company.
Brandon Turner
'Hey, F*ck You, Buddy. Now, Hire Me Please!'
Hiring Employees

'Hey, F*ck You, Buddy. Now, Hire Me Please!'

Imagine encountering an unnecessarily rude person on your way to work. Then imagine having that very person show up for a job interview that same day. Yeah, it's as awkward as it sounds.
Jason Fell
Advice for Older Americans Seeking Employment
Job seekers

Advice for Older Americans Seeking Employment

Give your own motives a deep assessment, avoid your biases and market yourself for the current-day work world.
Gabriel Bristol
Applying Entrepreneurial Thinking to Get a Job
Education

Applying Entrepreneurial Thinking to Get a Job

There's a lack of entrepreneurial spirit in education. But, for those who have it, there's a clear advantage in the workplace.
Nicholas Mohnacky
Success Does Not Follow a Time Clock
Success

Success Does Not Follow a Time Clock

Your career will have many twists and turns. It may slump or drag for a while and then take off when you finally hit your stride.
Steve Tobak
College Seniors, Comb Through Your Contacts Now to Jump Start Your Job Search
College Graduates

College Seniors, Comb Through Your Contacts Now to Jump Start Your Job Search

Somewhere among your family, friends, Facebook friends and friends of friends you'll find the people who will help you launch your career.
Eddy Ricci
10 Toxic Words You Must Not Say in a Job Interview
Careers

10 Toxic Words You Must Not Say in a Job Interview

Even though these seem like just ordinary words, they could be major red flags for an interviewer or recruiter.
How to Reinvent Yourself
Reinvention

How to Reinvent Yourself

Here's how to make the leap from carrying around that grand but unfulfilling job title to becoming the new you.
Kelsey Ramsden