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How to Ask for a Raise: Advice From Inspirational Businesswomen

Ellevate | Posted 04.27.2015 | Women
Ellevate

I researched the typical salary for my position, consulted mentors and confidants, practiced my points countless times, and found inspiration and confidence from several influential businesswomen I admire. Here's what I learned from each of these inspirational women on asking for the salary you deserve...

Giles Henderson: Think Big and Never Stop Learning

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.27.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Today's #CareerAdvice is from someone I had so much respect for and had a pleasure working with in the past. Always armed with fresh ideas, he's always filled with interesting ideas and never fails to keep the clients updated with the latest digital trends.

Suresh Ramaswamy: Understand Your Business Better Than Anyone Else

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.26.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

As part of today's #CareerAdvice series, we'll hear from someone whom I had the great privilege to work when I was with Leo Burnett Singapore. He leads the digital - social and mobile initiatives for the agency in the Asian region.

How to Conquer Your Only Chance of a Good First Impression

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 04.26.2015 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Have you ever met someone and not have had the need to judge him or her at least minimally to get a better feel of what this person stands for? Many of us do this without ourselves knowing it, though it's such an exposed practice that we do it all the time.

What Neil Patrick Harris Can Teach About Career Reinvention

Jack Stahlmann | Posted 04.26.2015 | Business
Jack Stahlmann

Even if you didn't get through med school by age 15 (in real life or on TV), you can reinvent yourself to reach new professional heights.

Don't Be a Dick

Natalie Thomas | Posted 04.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Natalie Thomas

It's pretty simple. Yet, somehow, we forget. We eat too much, sleep too little, wake up on the wrong side of life, are running late, annoyed by fate ...

What Nobody Asks When They Set Goals or Write a Business Plan

Judy Robinett | Posted 04.24.2015 | Business
Judy Robinett

Most entrepreneurs and small business owners know the power of setting goals, and the necessity of doing strategic planning each year to make sure their businesses stay on track.

The Best Retirement Plan Is Having A Job You Love

Reiner Lomb | Posted 04.24.2015 | Fifty
Reiner Lomb

Around the time I turned 50, I had the following dilemma to consider: either continue working for another 10 to 15 years in my old career to ensure a financially secure retirement, or change to a new career that is better aligned with my passion and purpose. After a period of struggling with this question, I finally decided to change to a new career in my mid-50s.

Entrepreneurs: Cristen Geller, the Intimate Photographer

Johnathan Cardillo | Posted 04.22.2015 | Small Business
Johnathan Cardillo

"If you're ready and you know what you're doing, you charge! Not friends, not family... put a price on it. Know your worth." - Cristen Geller; age: 26

5 Surprising Reasons Why We Don't Quit Jobs We Hate and How to Overcome Them

Jessica Semaan | Posted 04.22.2015 | Business
Jessica Semaan

Whatever you choose to do about that job you do not like remember this one thing: no one ever looked back and said I wish I stayed in this job I hated and caused me self-doubt.

Giving Advice Doesn't Work. Here's What Does.

Stephanie Harrison | Posted 04.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Harrison

As human beings who thrive on connection, we are naturally inclined to try to help people to be happy and to eliminate their suffering. We can truly help others by putting ourselves at their service to help them think through their own challenges, building their brains, and empowering them to grow.

I Quit My Job To Follow My Dream. Now What?

Kevin Kleitches | Posted 04.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Kevin Kleitches

That being said, there are three principles I've discovered that help keep my fire going. These principles are the reasons I'm able to keep pushing past the doubts and insecurities that try to hold me down.

Advice for Older Americans Seeking Employment

Gabriel Bristol | Posted 04.21.2015 | Fifty
Gabriel Bristol

You will not find a manager who will openly admit to ageism for fear of legal repercussions, but bias against older Americans re-entering the work force is palpable. Often leaders are afraid to offer these seasoned applicants positions because of stereotypes.

4 Traits Children Need to Succeed

Bridie Clark Loverro | Posted 04.21.2015 | Parents
Bridie Clark Loverro

Like most parents, my husband and I feel it's important that our kids understand the fundamentals of business. We also fervently hope they'll develop the resilience, generosity, confidence and grit consistently found among successful entrepreneurs

The 25 People to Avoid on Wall Street

GSElevator | Posted 04.21.2015 | Comedy
GSElevator

In an industry where people often take themselves too seriously, or even define their own existence by their job title, it's easy to dismiss this challenge with a flippant, "Just avoid everyone on Wall Street." Fair enough.

4 Lessons I Learned From Being Bullied at Work

Luisa Zhou | Posted 04.21.2015 | Women
Luisa Zhou

It was just a few months into my first job out of college, and already, the starry-eyed enthusiasm I'd started with had mutated into depression and fear.

How I Learned to Stop Hating My Job and Love My Life

James McCrae | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
James McCrae

At this moment, you are being called to make an impact where you have been assigned. It's not perfect. But things are never perfect. Instead of waiting for your job to be perfect, make your reaction to your job perfect. Show up everyday as an act of service. Take what you are given and turn it into art.

Jean-Michel Wu: I Love Seeing People I've Managed Become Better Managers Themselves

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.09.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

In this interview, let's see how his decision led into some of the most interesting experiences of his career including working for one of the most respected people in the advertising industry - Sir Martin Sorrell.

Still Searching for the 'Magic Pill' of Career Change?

Allen Vaysberg | Posted 04.19.2015 | Business
Allen Vaysberg

Nobody can change your career much less your life except for YOU. Experts can identify steps, help you wit

Stretching Toward Happiness: How I Approach My Career Like Yoga

James McCrae | Posted 04.19.2015 | Healthy Living
James McCrae

I try to approach my career like yoga. I stretch and bend myself to test the limits of my ability. When I get too comfortable, I stretch myself further, learning new mental postures that expand myself beyond my comfort zone. Stretching ourselves beyond what we know is how we grow.

Words That Need to be Deleted From Your Resume ASAP

Quora | Posted 04.13.2015 | Business
Quora

What are the most useless, meaningless and/or ridiculous "resume words"?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a questio...

I Will Not Get Your Coffee: How Young Professionals Can Demand More of Their Jobs and Internships

Courtney Michelle Johnson | Posted 04.11.2015 | College
Courtney Michelle Johnson

Just simply having a job or an internship is not enough. Even if it's at the biggest company in the world with the best salary possible for your field, it' s still not enough. In order to be successful, you must demand more -- and no, I don't only mean more pay. I mean more out of the experience.

The 7 Defining Traits of Thought Leaders

Evan Bailyn | Posted 04.07.2015 | Business
Evan Bailyn

Most people probably think that the only trait a thought leader needs to have is good thoughts. Sadly, that is not the case at all. What they need are the seven things I'm about to reveal.

Alex Sion: You've Got to Think of Everything as Investment

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.07.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

This is part of the #CareerAdvice series - featuring successful professionals who share their advice to people who would want to take their career to...

N Ramamoorthi: Develop Your Listening and Patience Early On

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.07.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

This is part of the #CareerAdvice series - featuring successful professionals who share their advice to people who would want to take their career to...