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Want to Be Successful? Have Fun. Seriously.
Success

Want to Be Successful? Have Fun. Seriously.

One day I made a promise to myself: If work ever stopped being fun, I would quit and do something else. That promise turned out to be the key to a successful career.
Steve Tobak
3 Signs Your Job Has Become Intolerable
Quitting a Job

3 Signs Your Job Has Become Intolerable

It's better to have a job than need a job, unless the boss demands you compromise your values for a paycheck.
Tor Constantino
4 Lies Your Parents Told You About Money and Life
Lessons

4 Lies Your Parents Told You About Money and Life

Mom and Dad gave you well intentioned, sincere, dead wrong advice. Now that you're a grown up, get real.
Daniel DiPiazza
6 Strategies to Hire the Best New Graduates
Hiring

6 Strategies to Hire the Best New Graduates

As hiring increases, companies need to know how to appeal to a wide variety of job seekers.
Josh Tolan
The 10 Best Jobs in America for 2016
Careers

The 10 Best Jobs in America for 2016

If you're looking for a competitive job market and a cushy median base salary, these careers are your best, according to a new report from Glassdoor.
Laura Entis
Want to Save the World? First Save Yourself.
Ready To Launch

Want to Save the World? First Save Yourself.

The key to helping others is the order: First focus on building your career, then, if you're successful, you'll have plenty to give back.
Steve Tobak
What Will You Do When You Don't Win the Powerball?
Inspiration

What Will You Do When You Don't Win the Powerball?

All the things you would do if you suddenly came into millions are actually within your grasp right now. Go for them.
Ray Hennessey
Want Big Things Out of Life? Expect Big Things of Yourself.
Success

Want Big Things Out of Life? Expect Big Things of Yourself.

If you want to do great work, be proud of your achievements, and lead a purposeful life, you need to set your sights much higher than they are.
Steve Tobak
Want to Be Successful? Be the Best at What You Do.
Success

Want to Be Successful? Be the Best at What You Do.

The litmus test for success is to find the one thing you're best at. Once you find it, God speed.
Steve Tobak
Looking For Inspiration? All it Takes is 6 Words.
Advice

Looking For Inspiration? All it Takes is 6 Words.

Leaders in business and entertainment share their best advice in six words in new book from SMITH Magazine founder Larry Smith.
Nina Zipkin
10 Toxic Behaviors to Leave Behind in 2015
Success

10 Toxic Behaviors to Leave Behind in 2015

Stop and think about all the time and money you waste on stuff that does you absolutely no good whatsoever.
Steve Tobak
4 Reasons You Should Keep Up Your Job Search During the Holidays
Careers

4 Reasons You Should Keep Up Your Job Search During the Holidays

Don't stop now -- take advantage of less competition and employers eager to fill positions before the end of the year.
Kathy Gans
3 Lessons From Jim Henson on Doing Work That Matters
Entrepreneur Mindset

3 Lessons From Jim Henson on Doing Work That Matters

Learn how the founder of the Muppets almost missed his calling -- and be sure not to miss yours.
Jeff Goins
Easy Startup = Hard Success
Ready To Launch

Easy Startup = Hard Success

Schooling, mentoring, and experience may be hard, but they make success that much easier.
Steve Tobak