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What 15 Entrepreneurs Learned From Their First Summer Jobs
Radicals & Visionaries

What 15 Entrepreneurs Learned From Their First Summer Jobs

From retail to yard work and babysitting, these entrepreneurs share invaluable lessons they learned while working at their first summer job.
Lindsay Friedman
The 7 Best Freelance Sites to Find Work
Radicals & Visionaries

The 7 Best Freelance Sites to Find Work

Searching for the so-called 'gig' economy? Here's where to find it.
Ellie Martin
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
6 Things Millennials Need to Know About the Modern Workplace
Millennials

6 Things Millennials Need to Know About the Modern Workplace

The costly educations young people have completed seldom teach them all they need to know about corporate world expectations.
Phil La Duke
How to Discover Your Ideal Profession
Careers

How to Discover Your Ideal Profession

Young people feel pressured to know what it is they want to do for the rest of their life, as if they have figure it out.
Michael Mamas
10 of the Toughest Apple Interview Questions in Tech -- and How to Answer Them
Jobs

10 of the Toughest Apple Interview Questions in Tech -- and How to Answer Them

Make sure you're ready for your next interview.
Lindsay Friedman
45 of the Weirdest Things Bosses Have Asked Their Employees to Do
Bad Bosses

45 of the Weirdest Things Bosses Have Asked Their Employees to Do

In a perfect world, your manager would always be a totally sane, rational human being. Unfortunately, we don't live in a perfect world.
Study: You Spent Way More Time on Your Application Than a Potential Employer Did Reviewing It
Employment

Study: You Spent Way More Time on Your Application Than a Potential Employer Did Reviewing It

Here's something to think about before you invest your entire afternoon on that job application.
Rose Leadem
U.S. Created 38,000 Jobs in May Vs. 162,000 Expected
Jobs

U.S. Created 38,000 Jobs in May Vs. 162,000 Expected

'There's one word for it, which is just shocking,' said Dan North, chief economist at Euler Hermes North America. 'Unfortunately it does look like a trend. It's not great news.'
Jeff Cox
Jobs Aggregator Glassdoor Raises $40 Million in New Financing Round
Glassdoor

Jobs Aggregator Glassdoor Raises $40 Million in New Financing Round

Glassdoor's sales have risen 100 percent each year on average for the last four years.
4 Life Lessons From Odd Jobs You Thought Had Nothing to Teach
Radicals & Visionaries

4 Life Lessons From Odd Jobs You Thought Had Nothing to Teach

Every job is a paycheck and a chance to learn something that will help you later.
Jeff Boss
Verizon, Unions Agree to Pay Raises, New Jobs to End Strike
Verizon

Verizon, Unions Agree to Pay Raises, New Jobs to End Strike

A tentative deal between the company and leaders of striking unions includes 1,400 new jobs and pay raises topping 10 percent, the company and unions representing about 40,000 workers said on Monday.
Confidence Is the Currency of the Future
Education

Confidence Is the Currency of the Future

Even though we are born curious and creative, more often than not, these qualities are educated out of us. It's time for change in the school of life.
Sebastien Turbot
How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities
Social Media

How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities

Sometimes, all it takes to get through the door is a bit of imagination, creativity and social-media know-how.
Lindsay Friedman

Jobs -- or employment -- drive the economy and enable people to participate in the market as consumers and providers.