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When Will Washington Start Unleashing the Power of Entrepreneurs?
Free Markets

When Will Washington Start Unleashing the Power of Entrepreneurs?

The latest GDP figures prove that the policies of the last six years are targeting the wrong culprits.
Ray Hennessey
What Leonardo da Vinci Can Teach You About Writing Killer Cover Letters
Hiring Tips

What Leonardo da Vinci Can Teach You About Writing Killer Cover Letters

He was a genius artist and engineer. But did you know da Vinci also had some serious cover-letter writing skills? Here are a few things you can learn from the master.
Jason Fell
Entrepreneurs are Weakening as Job Creators, But Don't Blame Washington
Hiring

Entrepreneurs are Weakening as Job Creators, But Don't Blame Washington

New-business job creation has declined, and not for the reasons you might think.
Scott Shane
What These Influential Leaders Want to Tell Today's 22-Year-Olds
Leadership

What These Influential Leaders Want to Tell Today's 22-Year-Olds

Richard Branson, Deepak Chopra and other LinkedIn Influencers look back at themselves at 22 to offer advice to this year's group of college graduates.
Nina Zipkin
3 Alternative Tech Startup Cities With Less Traffic, More Housing (Infographic)
Technology Startups

3 Alternative Tech Startup Cities With Less Traffic, More Housing (Infographic)

Three Western locales previously considered vacation destinations are now alternatives to Silicon Valley life at a much more affordable price.
John Solari
Jobs

Eager to Join a Startup? 3 Tips to Engineer a Mutual Match

Seeking a job at a young company? Network and sell your skills; the challenges and rewards can be immense.
Nathan Resnick
What Will Get Americans Working Again?
Jobs

What Will Get Americans Working Again?

The entrepreneurial spirit of the American worker continues to erode, and the policy response is just plain wrong.
Ray Hennessey
5 Tricks to Stand Out on LinkedIn
Linkedin

5 Tricks to Stand Out on LinkedIn

With the professional network becoming a powerhouse, people need to step up their game to get noticed. Here are a few easy ways to do so.
Maren Hogan
More Post-Recession Jobs Paying Lower Wages
Jobs

More Post-Recession Jobs Paying Lower Wages

Fewer higher-paying positions have replaced the jobs lost during the recession, according to new analysis.
Troubling Trend: Fewer High School Grads Are Choosing College
College

Troubling Trend: Fewer High School Grads Are Choosing College

After surging during the recession, college enrollment is down as high school graduates appear to be choosing work over school.
Laura Entis
Obama Puts Down $600 Million to Train Up Your Future Employees
Jobs

Obama Puts Down $600 Million to Train Up Your Future Employees

The president is traveling to a community college in Pennsylvania later today where he will announce new initiatives aiming to bolster the U.S. labor force.
Catherine Clifford
The Best and Worst Jobs of 2014
Jobs

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.
Cindy Perman
The Hottest Internet Jobs Right Now
Jobs

The Hottest Internet Jobs Right Now

Freelancer.com highlights five booming trends in Internet-related jobs.
Catherine Clifford
Jobs

5 American Entrepreneurs Doing Good Business

An inside look at business owners who are creating jobs and providing communities across the globe a chance to earn a living wage.
Natalia Angulo