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Hate Your Job? Here are 4 Ways to Love It a Little More

By | 11 Comments | October 1, 2014

Why do you hate your job? Be honest about your problems at the office and stop complaining and you may actually love it a little more. Read »

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How to Find a New Career: Avoid These 5 Mental Traps

By | 6 Comments | July 23, 2014

Ask yourself: If you knew you couldn’t fail, what would you do with your career? That’s a good start, but it’s not everything. Read »

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Want a Promotion? 5 Fool-Proof Strategies for Moving Up at Work

By | 1 Comment | June 18, 2014

If you want a little change in your career without leaving your company, start working toward a promotion. Here are a few helpful strategies. Read »

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4 Things You Should Stop Doing at Work to Start Getting Ahead

By | 3 Comments | May 30, 2014

Learning when to say ‘yes’ and when to say ‘no’ are crucial parts of getting what you want on the job. Read »

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A Productivity Trick That Will Make You Feel Happier About What You Accomplish

By | 5 Comments | May 6, 2014

Even super-productive people often fall into the trap of feeling like they didn’t accomplish much that day. Here’s how to fix this productivity problem. Read »

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Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Ask for What You Want

By | 1 Comment | April 28, 2014

Asking for help at work is NOT a sign of weakness. Here’s why you should speak up and ask for what you want. Read »

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3 Old-School Tactics That Can Boost Your Career Today

By | No Comments | April 24, 2014

Social media isn’t the end-all-be-all. These “old-school” methods of communication can actually do big things for your career. Read »

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What Wall Street Can Teach You About Your Career

By | No Comments | February 11, 2014

Wall Street can teach you why it’s important to invest in yourself. We’ve got five ways to show you how. Read »

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How to Turn Your Passion Into a Successful Career

By | 1 Comment | January 8, 2014

Passion isn’t enough if there’s no business potential. Here’s how to determine if what you love to do has the makings of a viable dream job. Read »

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5 Things You Absolutely Must Know About Finding a Career You Love

By | 27 Comments | September 27, 2013

Finding your passion isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Here’s what you’ve got to know before you pursue yours. Read »

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Why Asking for a Flexible Schedule Doesn’t Have to be Career Suicide

By | 6 Comments | August 28, 2013

When done right with these preparation tips, you can ask for flex time in a way that not only makes your boss more likely to say yes, but also reminds them of your value. Read »

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How to Find an Extra Hour Every Day to Advance Your Career

By | 13 Comments | August 28, 2013

Find yourself derailed by emails and fire-fighting all day long? Here’s how to make time for the things that really matter for your career. Read »

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How a Burned-Out Lawyer Quit Her Job and Discovered Her Dream Career

By | 22 Comments | August 9, 2013

Learn how a lawyer went from six figures to a more fulfilling career to nearly broke, all before finally discovering the job she loved. Read »

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Why It’s OK to Be Confused About Your Career

By | 9 Comments | July 29, 2013

No one has it all figured out. Here’s why career confusion isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Read »