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Write a Book to Turbocharge Your Business

BJ Gallagher | Posted 05.14.2013 | Business
BJ Gallagher

Eighty-one percent of Americans say they want to write and publish a book. That's 200 million people. Could all these people be right? I know from personal experience that writing a book can put your business on the map, big time.

Gossip -- Hotbeds Of Hearsay

Jocelyn Greenky | Posted 05.13.2013 | Women
Jocelyn Greenky

The right kind of office gossip will keep you in the know and on your toes. Here's how to manage unofficial office communications.

What Your Boss Secretly Wants To Tell You

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

By Amy Shearn The head honcho in the corner office has a secret (and it's not where the mini Snickers are stored). Here, the information you migh...

6 Simple Steps to Create Your Own Badass Career

Brazen Life | Posted 05.12.2013 | College
Brazen Life

I have a badass career. I fly an EMS helicopter in Alaska. But here's the thing: I don't really think of myself as badass. I just think of myself as a normal person who has a really cool office.

The Liberal Arts College as a Springboard to Opportunity

Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D. | Posted 05.12.2013 | College
Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D.

Great colleges will respond to the evolving needs of 20-something searchers and help them launch well into opportunity and growth. Liberal arts colleges are especially well positioned to do so.

Don't Depend on Luck to Find a Job - Network!

Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti | Posted 05.12.2013 | Business
Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti

Many of us apply to job postings hoping we will be discovered. However it takes more than luck to find your pot of gold. Expanding your social and personal networks are good places to start.

Why You Didn't Get the Job: Hiring Managers Tell All

LearnVest | Posted 05.08.2013 | Women
LearnVest

"I'm sorry -- we've actually made an offer to another candidate." It's a phrase any job hunter hates to hear, especially when the days drag on after your initial interview, and you begin to wonder, "Where did I go wrong?"

How To Change Your Name -- At The Office

Posted 03.08.2013 | Women

Jessica Taylor | The Daily Muse For as long as I can remember, everyone has called me Jessie. Jessie Bear, Messy Jessie, Jessie Poo—I’ve heard ...

Have Them From Hello

Jocelyn Greenky | Posted 05.07.2013 | Women
Jocelyn Greenky

"Hello." Have you ever thought about how you say that all-important word that starts every single chat?

5 Career Tips From Sheryl Sandberg

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 05.07.2013 | Business

Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's No. 2 executive and outspoken voice on the obstacles women face in the corporate world, offers a blueprint for change in "...

Sandberg's Crusade

Mindy Utay | Posted 05.06.2013 | Women
Mindy Utay

Sandberg's message is far less heretical to the church of motherhood than it appears. She tells women to form a clear intention about their professional path: If you are in the game, she says, play like you mean it; if you want to retire to the car pool, do it, but know what you're doing.

11 Best Quotes From Sheryl Sandberg's 'Lean In'

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 03.06.2013 | Women

More than half of American women are the breadwinners in their households, but women still earn 77 cents for every dollar a man earns. This wage gap s...

An Unexpected Pregnancy Led To My Best Decision

Meg Buck | Posted 05.06.2013 | Women
Meg Buck

Sometimes, I look at my youngest son and thank him for joining us when he did. He was quite a surprise, and he altered the direction of our lives. I'll never stop being grateful to him for it.

12 Certainties That Will Transform Every Career and Create New Ones

Daniel Burrus | Posted 05.06.2013 | Business
Daniel Burrus

As technology continues to impact our lives, workers in today's ever-changing labor market need to be prepared with skills to adapt and succeed in the...

Top 7 LinkedIn Features That All Professionals Should Be Using

Adam Kirr | Posted 05.06.2013 | Technology
Adam Kirr

When you personalize a message, you're creating a more memorable connection between yourself and the professional you're trying to add as a contact.

Why You Need to Be Ahead of Yourself

Mike Vardy | Posted 05.06.2013 | Fifty
Mike Vardy

One of the best things you can do to get ahead of yourself is to do things that put you in control of your day -- and do that on a regular basis.

Four Tips for Reinventing Yourself

John Corcoran | Posted 05.05.2013 | Small Business
John Corcoran

Have you reinvented your career or created content to brand yourself?

What You Really Need For Career Success

Posted 03.05.2013 | Women

By: Chad Brooks, BusinessNewsDaily Contributor Published: 03/05/2013 06:07 AM EST on BusinessNewsDaily Men and women no longer define career suc...

Student Career Responsibility

Geoff Falen | Posted 05.05.2013 | College
Geoff Falen

Nobody disputes the value of parental wisdom, advice and support, but at a certain point, you've got to take responsibility for your future. Mom and Dad aren't doing you any favors if they're the ones jumping in and running point for your career exploration.

Working Women Lessons from 'Downton Abbey'

Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti | Posted 05.04.2013 | Women
Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti

"Downton Abbey" has captured the attention of millions of Americans. While set back in the early 20th century, there are many lessons that modern working women can learn from this popular series.

You Are Always Looking for a Job -- It Doesn't Knock, It Hums

Jocelyn Greenky | Posted 05.04.2013 | Women
Jocelyn Greenky

Many women think of networking like exercising: something that's good for them, that they know they should be doing, but that they just can't find the time or the motivation to do.

'Be Yourself, Everybody Else Is Taken'

Tom Clive | Posted 05.01.2013 | Business
Tom Clive

I believe that the idea of 'standing out' is extremely important in a professional sense, where competition for jobs is now more intense than ever.

Shrimp, Fish or Whales: What's Your Mission?

O'Brien Browne | Posted 04.30.2013 | Impact
O'Brien Browne

When you put out to the Sea of Life in pursuit of your goals and dreams, are you headed for deep, perhaps uncharted waters, well-known, and possibly o...

Is Telling Your Friends to Ask for More Money the New 'You're Too Good for that Guy'?

The Levo League | Posted 04.30.2013 | Women
The Levo League

As women have become more ambitious over the years, it seems that the weekly Sunday brunch is as much about gossiping about men as it is about our careers. How late were you at the office this week? Who are you networking with? What job are you applying for?

Building the Human Workplace

Liz Ryan | Posted 04.30.2013 | Business
Liz Ryan

When an organization decides to follow the human workplace path, they start by telling the truth about the human and inhuman issues swirling around them. They talk about what's going well and what's not. They don't believe that being a leader means being divorced from the action.