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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 »


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 | 25 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 | 5 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 | 11 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 | 17 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 »


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 »

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How to Move Up the Career Ladder Without Being a Brown-Noser

By | 1 Comment | June 24, 2013

How do you get where you want to be without alienating everyone around you in the process? Follow these tips. Read »

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Is It Better to be a Small Fish in a Big Pond or a Big Fish in a Small Pond?

By | No Comments | May 30, 2013

Each comes with its own special set of challenges. Neither should be eliminated because of your current level of comfort or confidence. Read »

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Not Sure What You Want to Do With Your Life? Lean In Anyway

By | 4 Comments | April 9, 2013

Think Sheryl Sandberg’s book Lean In doesn’t apply to you? Here’s why it might. Read »

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6 Simple Steps to Create Your Own Badass Career

By | 13 Comments | March 5, 2013

A badass career doesn’t have to mean saving lives or flying planes—it just has to be meaningful to YOU. And it’s not as hard as you might think to get started. Read »

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Want to be Taken Seriously at Work? Stop Doing These Things

By | 3 Comments | February 26, 2013

Millennials already have a reputation for being immature, lazy and entitled…and these all-too-common work habits aren’t making things any better. Read »

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The Ultimate Secret to Discovering Your Passion

By | 16 Comments | January 31, 2013

Think successful people were born to do what they do? Here’s something you’re overlooking about finding your passion. Read »


5 Surprising People Who are Hurting Your Career

By | 11 Comments | January 30, 2013

Whether you realize it or not, someone around you is probably negatively impacting your professional growth. Here’s what to watch out for. Read »