Phil La Duke

Iconoclast

Phil La Duke is a speaker and writer. Find his books at amazon.com/author/philladuke. Twitter @philladuke

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Living

Here's How to Determine If College Is Worth the Cost

Without a bachelor's degree that first rung of the career ladder, an unpaid internship, might be out of reach.

Social Media

Here's Why Entrepreneurs Ought to Value Mainstream Media

Facts are important to finding your way in the world, even if they aren't as persuasive as we wish they were.

Resumes & Interviewing

4 Excuses We Make To Ourselves When We Hire the Wrong People

Saying to ourselves "It's just temporary" or "He'll grow into the job" simply won't cut it.

Accounting

Don't Wait Until the End of the Game to Start Keeping Score

To know how your employer is doing you have to follow the money.

Making a Change

The Top 5 Reasons Not to Become an Entrepreneur

No enterprise undertaken in hate will profit you and working for yourself probably won't be a better job.

Leadership

Before Offering Feedback Consider If You're Trying to Teach a Pig to Sing

Feedback -- giving it, ducking it, getting it, ignoring it -- can be a dicey situation. Ask yourself these questions before going there.