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Entrepreneurs: William P Forni, Esq., Helpful Tips for Lawyers, Creative Types and Small Business Owners

Johnathan Cardillo | Posted 06.30.2015 | Business
Johnathan Cardillo

"I grew up on Cape Cod in MA, my father passed away when I was pretty young. My mother, June, is a bit of a feminist, so I would say that early on I definitely gained a sense of social justice, empathy, compassion and respecting all different people sans judgment."

3 Things About Life That I Shared With My 20 Year-old

Elliot Begoun | Posted 06.30.2015 | Parents
Elliot Begoun

Life works in mysterious ways. My middle daughter recently turned 20. On the day of her birthday, I drove her to the airport. She was heading to Indianapolis for a national meeting of her sorority.

Dear Millennials Who Haven't Found Their Passion Yet: Do Not Settle

Liv Raimonde | Posted 06.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Liv Raimonde

When pursuing your dreams the only thing you can do wrong is never dare to step past the starting line. All you need is a little faith that fate will guide you in the right direction. If you do, the rewards can be truly remarkable.

5 Ways That Blogging Doubles Your Chances for a Career Promotion

Anne Bechard | Posted 06.29.2015 | Business
Anne Bechard

Showcasing your expertise as a blogger can earn you just the right extra points to tip the scales in your favor. Here are five ways to use your blogging prowess to prove that you've got what it takes to get promoted.

Job Search Coaching Doesn't Work ?

Roger Wright | Posted 06.29.2015 | Business
Roger Wright

One thing I've discovered in working with folks on finding work is that coaching without using Finding Work When There Are No Jobs never works. I've found this to be true with everyone from disabled kids to vets to senior execs.

4 Steps to Take Before Quitting Your Job

Susan Peppercorn | Posted 06.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Susan Peppercorn

Lauren was frustrated with her job. Management had decided to change her primary focus from advising internal clients on technology decisions to me...

When Life Is a Pressure Cooker, Remember the Frog

D. A. Wolf | Posted 06.28.2015 | Healthy Living
D. A. Wolf

This is the story of a frog. But first, allow me to mention an uncharacteristic visit to a travel site where I find myself perusing hotels in far off...

How to Get Your Mojo Back When Your Confidence Is Knocked

Shivani Bhagi | Posted 06.27.2015 | Business
Shivani Bhagi

What to do when facing a situation where your confidence has taken a hit, or worse still, is at an all-time low? Here are a few ways to take charge and get back your mojo:

You Graduated... Now, What? (10 Steps to Building Your Life on Purpose)

Mark W. Guay | Posted 06.29.2015 | Education
Mark W. Guay

I watched as my students picked up their cap and gown and carried it in their arms like a newborn baby. I smiled, said a few last words of encouragement, then asked, "You graduated... now what?"

10 Reasons You Should Have A Side Hustle

Samantha Matt | Posted 06.26.2015 | Women
Samantha Matt

A side hustle. A passion project. A hobby. They're all pretty much the same thing, and they are all extremely important to have.

7 Things Every Woman Can Learn From Mindy Kaling

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 06.25.2015 | Women

June 24 marks the momentous occasion of Mindy Kaling's birth -- and the perfect excuse to bask in her wisdom. It's been a notable year for Ms. Kal...

Advice to Graduates in the Age of Income Inequality

Cody Cain | Posted 06.23.2015 | College
Cody Cain

Congratulations graduate! You tossed your cap into the air, you celebrated like a champion, you are slowly emerging from your hangover, and you are beginning to wonder: What the hell am I gonna do now?

What the Best Executives REALLY Want in a Job

Mark Wayman | Posted 06.23.2015 | Business
Mark Wayman

My name is Mark Wayman, and for the last eleven years I have owned an Executive Recruiting firm focused on gaming and high tech. Reviewed 20,000 resumes, represented 1,500 candidates, and successfully placed 600+.

How Rejection Fueled My Fire

Jeanette Cajide | Posted 06.23.2015 | Business
Jeanette Cajide

When I was around 13 or 14 years old, I was playing baseball with my male cousins in my grandparent's backyard in New Jersey and my uncle said, "You can't play. Girls don't play baseball. You'll get hurt."

Here's How to Decide if Grad School is Right for You

Brianna McGurran | Posted 06.23.2015 | Education
Brianna McGurran

For many students, graduate school is a more focused version of college. You'll get specialized training in the industry you want to work in, plus the benefits of professional connections and credentials beyond a bachelor's degree.

Good for the World, Good for You - This Infographic Shows How Volunteering Can Help You Find and Get Your Dream Job

Mark Horoszowski | Posted 06.22.2015 | Impact
Mark Horoszowski

Finding and earning your dream job is no easy journey, but it turns out that doing good for the world might be your golden ticket.

The Hidden Truth About Law School Employment Stats

Tamesha Keel | Posted 06.23.2015 | College
Tamesha Keel

The perception of law graduates is that they are standing solemn holding a law degree, resumes, and a heavy burden of loan debt they can't pay off. However, this isn't the case for all graduates. Many are becoming savvier and using their versatile J.D. beyond the traditional practice of law.

5 Tips That Can Make Your Life More Simple

Quora | Posted 06.19.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

Have a routine that you use to start your day that becomes automatic and thoughtless. It's really hard to write a 80,000-word novel, but it's very simple to write down 500 words every morning if it's so embedded into your routine that you don't even have to think about it (and at that rate your novel will be complete in just over five months).

How I Found Opportunity in the Turning Point

Women’s iLab | Posted 06.19.2015 | Women
Women’s iLab

Does your next move incorporate your overall aspirations and mission? If your job path does not, that's OK. We can't all make our favorite hobby a job and sometimes reality sinks in.

A Father's Wisdom in Six-and-a-Half Lessons

Jack Stahlmann | Posted 06.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Jack Stahlmann

Hopefully you can take something away from just a sliver of my father's wisdom. I've been sustaining on it for over 35 years. And happy Father's Day to my dad and to all fathers who have imparted a lifetime of lessons to the next generation.

Connecting the Dots to a Calling: The Adventures of Lois Lambert

Adele Scheele | Posted 06.17.2015 | Los Angeles
Adele Scheele

We all wish we could follow our bliss. If only we knew what it was. Because most of us don't, I set about to interview achievers who somehow found theirs in a variety of ways.

What Is the Most Important Thing in Life?

Greg Frucci | Posted 06.17.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Greg Frucci

When was the last time you heard these unsolicited statements and questions directed at you? "You need to make a decision now!" "You should concentr...

Lyft Starter, the MagBelt and What I Learned in My First Week on KickStarter

Mike Sternoff | Posted 06.17.2015 | Business
Mike Sternoff

Last fall in Denver, Kyle, a friend of mine from college named grabbed a Lyft ride. Kyle, looked down at the app on his phone, his driver was a guy named Devin. Like most Lyft rides, the driver/passenger relationship is similar to the airplane friend experience.

Your LinkedIn Profile vs. Your Resume: What's the Difference?

Quora | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Quora

LinkedIn is an incredibly valuable tool, but it's not design to be an online resume. It can be used as that, yes, but it's not its core purpose.

5 Reasons Why Bosses Resist Flexible Work (and what you can do about it)

Scott Behson, PhD | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
Scott Behson, PhD

Lots of working parents benefit from working alternative work schedules, such as telecommuting a day or two a week or shifting hours around family responsibilities.