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Why Alma Maters Matter Less Than You Think -- in a Good Way
Education

Why Alma Maters Matter Less Than You Think -- in a Good Way

You're told that where you went to college is the be-all and end-all for launching a career but it's less important than ever.
Dan Finnigan
5 Tips for Turning Early Jobs Into Lifetime Success
Make More Happen

5 Tips for Turning Early Jobs Into Lifetime Success

Internships and first jobs offer game-changing career opportunities if you apply knowledge to become a problem-solving resource for others.
Mark S. Casady
The Authorpreneur: 3 Paths to a Lifetime of Success
authorpreneur

The Authorpreneur: 3 Paths to a Lifetime of Success

To make an annual six- or seven-figure salary, create products and services that are based on your books.
Kallen Diggs
Prepare for the Future Being Shaped by These 5 Critical Trends
Trends

Prepare for the Future Being Shaped by These 5 Critical Trends

The economy is being reshaped by fundamental shifts in technology, demographics and prevailing attitudes.
John Rampton
'I Make Decisions' Is the Best Way For Marketers to Introduce Themselves
Marketing Bootcamp

'I Make Decisions' Is the Best Way For Marketers to Introduce Themselves

This marketer has a suggestion how marketers can answer the question, "What do you do?"
Jim Joseph
3 Ways to Hold Employees Accountable for Their Career Growth
Leadership

3 Ways to Hold Employees Accountable for Their Career Growth

Employees want you to hold them accountable to goals that will further their career.
Rahul Taparia
Everyone Says 'Do What You Love.' This Is How You Do It.
Careers

Everyone Says 'Do What You Love.' This Is How You Do It.

It sounds romantic but finding work that you enjoy going to and leave feeling good about is the essential edge for success and happiness.
Steve Tobak
The 10 Best U.S. Cities for Tech Jobs
Jobs

The 10 Best U.S. Cities for Tech Jobs

You don't have to buy a one-way ticket to one of the country's most expensive markets to launch your tech career.
Nina Zipkin
Accepting These 6 Painful Truths Will Make You a Better Leader
Leadership

Accepting These 6 Painful Truths Will Make You a Better Leader

Leadership is rewarding, when it isn't painful.
Brian de Haaff
The Gaping Hole in Shark Tank's Get Rich Advice
Make More Happen

The Gaping Hole in Shark Tank's Get Rich Advice

While it is true that owning your own company is a proven path to wealth, a job that teaches how to run a company is the best start.
Steve Tobak
The Goldilocks Rule: How to Stay Motivated in Life and Business
Motivation

The Goldilocks Rule: How to Stay Motivated in Life and Business

Why do we stay motivated to reach some goals, but not others?
James Clear
10 Unexpected Careers With 6-Figure Salaries
Careers

10 Unexpected Careers With 6-Figure Salaries

In case law school isn't in the cards for you.
Nina Zipkin
Rethinking Mentorship: 4 Steps to Take Control of Your Own Success
Personal Development

Rethinking Mentorship: 4 Steps to Take Control of Your Own Success

Nontraditional avenues can help you make new connections, pursue lifelong learning and benefit from peer-mentoring experiences.
Debby Carreau
10 Tips for Finding a Job That Will Make You Happy
Career Change

10 Tips for Finding a Job That Will Make You Happy

When you spend most of your time at your job, you want to make sure you enjoy it and get a lot out of it.
Craig Cincotta