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Your Emails Suck. These 3 Rules Will Make Them Exponentially Better

By | 9 Comments | August 29, 2014

Not a fan of schmoozing at networking events? Learn how to write targeted emails to the right people, and you’ll grow your network exponentially. Read »

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Email Tips: If You Want a Response, Never Start a Message Like This

By | 5 Comments | August 28, 2014

According to Business Insider, this is the worst way to start an email — and we agree! Read on to make sure you’re not committing this email faux-pas. Read »

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4 Insanely Flexible Jobs That Will Help You Escape Corporate America

By | 2 Comments | August 25, 2014

If you’re looking for a way out of your corporate job — but still want to make decent money — check out these jobs you can do from almost anywhere. Read »


Quitting Your Job? 5 Ways to Make Your Boss Beg You to Stay

By | 8 Comments | August 21, 2014

After quitting your job, you still might want to come back if the grass doesn’t turn out to be greener on the other side. Read »

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5 Awesome Smartphone Apps Every Young Professional Should Use

By | 4 Comments | August 19, 2014

Tend to use your smartphone for Words With Friends and Facebook messages? Here’s how you can use it to strengthen your career Read »

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Networking Events in Boston: 8 Fun Ways to Widen Your Professional Circle

By | No Comments | August 18, 2014

Boston’s a new hip hub for tech, but offers networking opportunities for a variety of professions and interests. Read »

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Why You Should Stop Emailing – and Write a Letter Instead

By | 2 Comments | August 18, 2014

When most people are typing emails or sending evites, pick up a pen and paper to write something people will actually remember. Read »

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Work-Life Balance is a Myth — Here’s What You Need Instead

By | 6 Comments | August 15, 2014

If you struggle to find balance between work and life, stop. You don’t need it. Here’s what you should do instead. Read »

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Could Doodling Make You More Productive?

By | No Comments | August 14, 2014

Do all of your napkins and notebooks have doodles on them? If so, be proud: new research shows that doodling might actually help you focus. Read »

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Why Declining a Job Offer Could Be the Best Decision You Ever Make

By | 3 Comments | August 14, 2014

When you’re desperate to switch jobs, you might be ready to jump at any offer. Here’s why you should hold out for something better. Read »

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5 Underestimated Mistakes That Will Seriously Hold You Back at Work

By | No Comments | August 13, 2014

Afraid to brush up on the basics? That could be the one thing setting you up for failure on the job. Read »

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This One Change Will Make You Far More Productive at Work

By | 4 Comments | August 11, 2014

Does the workday pass by in a blur of distraction and lack of productivity? Try practicing mindfulness. Here’s how to start. Read »

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How to Set Smarter, More Meaningful Goals for Your Career

By | 1 Comment | August 11, 2014

Working hard, but still feel like you’re not getting anywhere? Your goal setting is to blame. Here’s how to create better goals — and be happy. Read »

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Unhappy at Work? 5 Simple Ways to Change Your Company Culture

By | 5 Comments | August 8, 2014

If you dread going to work every day, you may have a company culture problem. But you’re more powerful than you think. Here’s how to create change — even if you’re not in charge. Read »