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15 Tips for Getting Ahead Without Looking for Another Job
Career Growth

15 Tips for Getting Ahead Without Looking for Another Job

The easiest way to get a better job is to improve the one you already have.
Murray Newlands
U.N. Foundation Taps Ashish Thakkar to Channel His Entrepreneurial Expertise Towards Humanitarianism
Young Entrepreneurs

U.N. Foundation Taps Ashish Thakkar to Channel His Entrepreneurial Expertise Towards Humanitarianism

Thakkar, who founded a billion-dollar company in Uganda at age 15, has just been named chair of the U.N. Foundation's Global Entrepreneurs Council.
Geoff Weiss
Gasoline Lifts U.S. Consumer Prices; Economy Picks Up Speed
Economic Conditions

Gasoline Lifts U.S. Consumer Prices; Economy Picks Up Speed

Price stability and a strengthening economy, highlighted by a tightening labor market, likely will push the Federal Reserve a step closer to raising interest rates later this year.
10 Profitable Reasons to Major in Math or Science
College students

10 Profitable Reasons to Major in Math or Science

These skills add up to more job opportunities. a new survey says.
Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?
Small Businesses

Dear Politician: If Small Business Is So Important, How Do You Explain These Facts?

The economy runs on private-sector job growth. Why is that so hard to understand?
Susan Solovic
4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview
Job seekers

4 Tips That Will Boost Your Chances of Landing That Interview

It may tough to land your resume in the "yes" pile, by following this advice will heighten your prospects.
Doug and Polly White
3 Ways Your Job Could Be Turning You Into a Procrastinator
Procrastination

3 Ways Your Job Could Be Turning You Into a Procrastinator

It's your responsibility to overcome dawdling but the first step is to recognize what's holding you up.
Peter Diamond
3 Tips Graduates Won't Hear at Commencement
College Graduates

3 Tips Graduates Won't Hear at Commencement

Why you should stop chasing the perfect job and start creating it.
Jeff Goins
Indulge Your Obsessions When Choosing Your Life's Work
Passion

Indulge Your Obsessions When Choosing Your Life's Work

To be happy, figure out how to make a living doing what you think about when you don't have to think about anything in particular.
Sarah Vermunt
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
5 Tips for Keeping Your Day Job While Launching Your Own Business
Entrepreneurs

5 Tips for Keeping Your Day Job While Launching Your Own Business

You want to give your new company your entire focus but few people can afford to abruptly give up their paycheck.
John Rampton
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
What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?
Job seekers

What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?

Here's a hint: Times New Roman is not your friend.
Nina Zipkin
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