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Is Happiness is More Important Than Money In Your Career?

By | 4 Comments | January 19, 2015

Chasing after millions? It’s cliche but true: money can’t buy happiness. Here’s why you should give your happiness more weight in job decisions. Read »

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5 Simple Tips to Make the Most of a Bad Job Interview

By | 1 Comment | December 29, 2014

What if you get stuck with a bad interviewer? Here’s how salvage a bad interview so you can still shine. Read »


How Social Media Management Tools Can Boost Your Job Search

By | 10 Comments | December 17, 2014

Your resume and cover letter aren’t the only ways to stand out in your job search. Leverage your personal brand and social media to land your dream job. Read »


How to Use Social Media to Impress Employers and Land a Job

By | 2 Comments | November 17, 2014

Recruiters are looking at your social media profiles to make hiring decisions. Use these tips to get their attention — in the right way. Read »


Why Learning Languages Makes You a More Appealing Job Candidate

By | 1 Comment | October 22, 2014

Can you speak more than one language? Here’s why multilingualism is a coveted skill — and why it could be key to landing your next job. Read »

Ways to make money while job-hunting

Why the Top Editor at The New York Times Doesn’t Earn as Much as Other Execs

By | 2 Comments | June 12, 2014

Is the amount of your paycheck the only important factor in salary negotiations? It wasn’t for the editor of The New York Times, and it shouldn’t be for you, either. Read »

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Why Losing Out on the Job Doesn’t Make You a Loser–Unless You Let It

By | 1 Comment | May 21, 2014

Missing out on a job opportunity isn’t the end of the world. If you follow these tips, you’ll look like a winner, no matter what happens. Read »

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Why ‘Doing Nothing’ Can Actually Make You More Productive

By | 6 Comments | May 20, 2014

It might seem counterintuitive, but having the option of doing nothing increases your productivity. Here’s the reasoning. Read »

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Managing Isn’t Just For Bosses – Here’s Why You Need to Strengthen That Skill, Too

By | 1 Comment | May 12, 2014

Want to get recognized for your hard work while you’re still around? Managing is a key skill. Here’s what you need to do. 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 »

thoughtful young business woman

How Your Emotions Can Help You Win at Work

By | 2 Comments | March 12, 2014

Your emotional intelligence can impact your career success and even your salary. Her are some ways you can boost your EQ. Read »


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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Why You Should Quit Your Job By Summer

By | 9 Comments | February 10, 2014

A better job is waiting for you. End the complacency and land something better. Here’s how. Read »

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4 Ways to Prove Yourself to Your Boss and Invest In Your Career

By | 5 Comments | January 10, 2014

Your big win at work should have earned you a promotion, but if that isn’t in the cards right now, try these strategies instead. Read »