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Why You're Thinking About Networking All Wrong

Here's to a broader, more generous definition of the oft-used career term.

Your Career Is a Supplement to Your Life, Not the Defining Factor

You're a hard-driving entrepreneur. But what should you do now if your work life has turned into your whole life?

How to Increase Your Impact While Reducing Your Effort

Do a skills inventory. Ask others for feedback. Why wait to realize your hidden potential when you can uncover your hidden talents now?

How to Make the Most of a First Meeting With an Influencer

Making friends with people who can help you, and in turn making friends with people you can help, is big part of growing your career or business.

3 Entrepreneurial Lessons to Learn From Kanye West

The innovators in music world are teaching young Americans some basics about breaking out on their own.

What Joan Rivers' Long, Successful Career Teaches Us

With the recent passing of the funny entertainer, here is the lesson we can all apply to our lives.

How to Make Lots of Money...Your Way

Studies on the best paying careers are all over the map. Turns out there are lots of ways to achieve financial security.

4 Basics for Building (or Repairing) Your Personal Brand

The foundation for a strong personal brand is seeing yourself as others do and sincerely living your values.

Choosing the Employer That Will Skyrocket Your Career

To ensure your career doesn't hit a dead end, make sure you anticipate industry moves and catch the next big wave.

EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job

The long-running dating site is reportedly launching a subsidiary that matches bosses and employees.

Use Entrepreneurship to Reinvent Yourself

A serial entrepreneur discusses how to use a startup as a vehicle for breaking into new fields.

Lego to Release a 'Female Scientist' Mini-Figure Set

That's right: female Lego figurines will soon do more than shop and go to the beach.

The Best and Worst Jobs of 2014

Jobs in science and engineering got top marks from CareerCast in a study that looked at stress, income and room for advancement.

Why College Students Need to Be Entrepreneurial With Their Careers

Here are five ways students can think more like an entrepreneur, and how doing so can improve your chances for professional success.

Richard Branson on Taking the Entrepreneurial Plunge

"Everyone starts out as a beginner: Successful people are just further along in their careers."

Does Your Job Satisfy You? (Infographic)

An infographic from LinkedIn explores what motivates employees all around the world.

Finding Our Metron

We have lost the priority to find our God-given talent and use it to the best of our ability. Yet, from here, wealth and success develop.

Inside Netflix's No-Intern Policy

A Quora discussion sheds some light on why Netflix chooses not to hire interns.

How the 'Seinfeld Strategy' Can Help You Stop Procrastinating

We look at one of the great comedian's secrets behind his remarkable productivity and consistency.

Uncommon Wisdom for the Entrepreneurial Generation

The most unemployed generation in history - Gen Y - has been sold a bill of goods, but not in the way you might think.

How's Your Heart Rate? The Most and Least Stressful Jobs of 2014

Job search website CareerCast released a list of occupations ranked by how taxing they are both mentally and physically.

How to Handle Being Passed Over for a Promotion

Besides getting fired, being passed over can be the worst thing to happen to you in your career. But it shouldn't be the end of the world.

10 Reasons to Scrap Year-End Performance Reviews

Instead of checking in once a year, it is more effective to figure out a way to exchange feedback with your employees every week.

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