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To truly tap into your creative nature, you only have to realize one thing…
As an increasing number of freelancers depend on the virtual workplace, how can they make themselves more attractive to potential employers?
What an extremely tough thing for teens to figure out: What should you do with your future?
Tips and tools for professional development include making your aptitudes and accomplishments more visible.
Do you have dreams you want to pursue, but never seem to have the time because of the twin demands of work and family?
I make a living doing what I love, and doing what you love for a living is fantastic.
If you accept a job, a relationship, or a lifestyle that you merely tolerate — but don’t appreciate — you’re putting other concerns ahead of your own happiness.
It’s often said that women can have it all – motherhood and a career. But a study suggests that women who rule the household have less energy for or interest in being a rising star in the workplace.
I’ve been a professional writer since I was 17, so nearly 24 years now. I’ve made my living with words, and have written a lot of them — more than 10 million.
Contributors get noticed and attract new friends and opportunities easily, and contributing is much easier than you might assume
Everyone is essentially self-employed — and that even if you’re an employee, you should think of yourself as the President of your own personal services corporation.
In the not-too-distant past, young people aspired to become lawyers and doctors. Now they yearn to achieve the celebrity of a Mark Zuckerberg or Oprah Winfrey — and these goals extend to adults as well.
I’ve been stuck in a job I hate, and I felt imprisoned, trapped doing work that bored me while following orders of others and helping them achieve their goals.
Although the marketing slogan suggests that Barbie can “Be Anything,” girls who play with this extremely popular doll see fewer career options available to themselves compared to boys.
Conventional wisdom tells us that in the business world, “you are who you know” — your social background and professional networks outweigh talent when it comes to career success.
Studies reveal that in the dog-eat-dog, look-out-for-Number 1, highly-competitive business world, only the aggressive, risk-taking alpha male can expect to succeed as an entrepreneur.
In today’s world, many are are engaged in wide, internet-based searches for seed money to launch entrepreneurial ventures. But what guidelines exist as to the best way to go about securing this kind of funding?
Conscientiousness breeds continued success, while extraverts fare well in later years
It’s amazing how many people I talk to who tell me they want to create a new blog, write a book, start a new business, change careers, make something new.