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Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs More, and That's a Good Thing
Quitting a Job

Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs More, and That's a Good Thing

In September, people were quitting their jobs the fastest rate in more than six years.
Restaurants Aside, Employment in the Franchise Industry Slumps in October (Infographic)
Franchise

Restaurants Aside, Employment in the Franchise Industry Slumps in October (Infographic)

Job growth in the franchise industry slowed down in the second half of 2014, compared to a strong growth March through June.
Kate Taylor
The Best and Worst States in America for Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

The Best and Worst States in America for Crowdfunding

Washington, D.C., is the best place to crowdfund in the U.S. and Mississippi is the worst.
Catherine Clifford
How Waiting Tables Prepared Me to Be a CEO
Lessons

How Waiting Tables Prepared Me to Be a CEO

Whether you're serving lunch or pivoting your business, you're paid to deliver results in a chaotic environment where you really don't control much.
Jason Wesbecher
Data Show U.S. Economy's Pulse Is Still Strong
Economic Conditions

Data Show U.S. Economy's Pulse Is Still Strong

A 14-year low on jobless claims reinforced expectations that slack in the labor market was being reduced.
U.S. Job Openings Hit Highest Level Since 2001
Jobs

U.S. Job Openings Hit Highest Level Since 2001

Some good news anyone who's looking for work.
The Secret to Happiness at Work Is the Right Job for Enough Money
Managing Employees

The Secret to Happiness at Work Is the Right Job for Enough Money

Research reveals job turnover is immensely costly and people are more likely to quit over general dissatisfaction than pay.
Joanie Connell
11 Strong Signs You're About to Be Canned
Managing Employees

11 Strong Signs You're About to Be Canned

If it all sounds familiar by number six, stop reading and get busy on LinkedIn.
John Rampton
The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail
Selling

The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail

Want to know why it is so hard to sell yourself, your company and your product? You're taking the wrong approach
Lindsay Broder
Data Reveal the 7 Factors for Optimal Employee Retention
Employee Retention

Data Reveal the 7 Factors for Optimal Employee Retention

A far-reaching survey shows that workers who are paid fairly stay with a company that gives them opportunity and respect.
Matt Straz
How to Increase Your Impact While Reducing Your Effort
Careers

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?
Kelly Studer
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9 Signs You Should (Maybe) Quit Your Job Now
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9 Signs You Should (Maybe) Quit Your Job Now

Are you stuck pondering, "Should I leave my current position or just hang in there?" Consider these key signals.
John Rampton
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Entrepreneurship Is Both Job Creator and Job Alternative
Economy & Small Business

Entrepreneurship Is Both Job Creator and Job Alternative

Sift the economic data and you find entrepreneurs are both seizing opportunity for themselves and creating it for many more.
Bill Clerico
Bike Messengers: The Real Winners in the Same-Day Delivery Boom?
Jobs

Bike Messengers: The Real Winners in the Same-Day Delivery Boom?

Google, Amazon and Uber are all testing delivery services.
Uptin Saiidi