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Love To Learn? 3 Reasons Why You'll Succeed In STEM

Nadia Morris | Posted 05.26.2015 | Technology
Nadia Morris

If you love to learn, then a career in STEM might be the path for you and, at this point in history, you couldn't pick a better time to get involved in a STEM career.

Check Your Blind Spot When Changing Career Lanes

Shelley Bird | Posted 05.17.2015 | Business
Shelley Bird

For an experienced driver, changing lanes is a simple maneuver. But because we are so comfortable in the driver's seat, we may not always be as attentive to the rules of the road as we were when we first learned to drive.

Thinking About a Career Change to Tech? Here's How

Suzanne Grossman | Posted 05.16.2015 | Business
Suzanne Grossman

We all know that the tech industry is where the jobs are, especially if you have the coding skills. But what would it take to break into the field if you have no experience or background in that area?

Froilan de Dios: Discover Where Your Passion Lies and Where Your True North Points

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 05.13.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Having started his career in accountancy and law, Froilan de Dios, shares his professional journey that allowed him to work in Philippines' neigboring countries such as Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam.

Just Whose Life Is It? The Case of Silicon Valley

Becky Lynn Smith | Posted 05.13.2015 | Women
Becky Lynn Smith

Go to school. Get a job. Get ahead. These are the echoes of a society that thrives on a narrow definition of success. We are encouraged to do, but rar...

Top 5 Tips for Career Change at 40 and Beyond

Jessica Sweet | Posted 05.12.2015 | Business
Jessica Sweet

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8 Ways to Enjoy Your Work On Most Days

David Peck | Posted 05.12.2015 | Business
David Peck

No matter what you do for a living, when you enjoy your work you're going to do a great job -- the best work of your career. Beyond that, you can't help but bring good energy and inspiration to family, friends, and colleagues.

Diamonds Are Not Forever

Melissa Levis | Posted 05.12.2015 | Divorce
Melissa Levis

My ring represents the ability to honor the past while inviting memories yet to be lived and decades of sparkly possibilities before me.

Mulligan Time: 5 Foolproof Ways to Tap a New Career

Danielle Wolffe | Posted 05.11.2015 | Business
Danielle Wolffe

It turns out, taking a Mulligan, doing it over, is the key to survival in today's convoluted, fast changing economy. If you have chosen to give reinventing yourself a try, make sure you do it correctly.

Sharat Menon: Propel Your Career or Business by Going Above and Beyond

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 05.07.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

With great passion for successful innovation and deep understanding of businesses and consumers needs, Sharat Menon, how Vice President, Digital Payments and Remittances at DBS, shares how he started his career and shares some golden nuggets on how one can fast track his career and succeed in their own fields.

Brad Paterson: Push Yourself and Think Big

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.19.2015 | 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...

Don't Look for a Job, Look for a Life!

Becky Lynn Smith | Posted 04.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Becky Lynn Smith

These are just five steps. They are simple, but they are not easy. If they were easy, everyone would be living their ideal life. Maybe you need to stop looking for a job, and start looking for a life.

5 Top Reasons to Take a Yoga Teacher Training

Vyda Bielkus | Posted 04.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Vyda Bielkus

Of course, the skills you learn in teacher training will help you get started as a yoga teacher, but they can also enhance your current professional skill set allowing you to meet with long-term career success and satisfaction.

'Nobody Puts Baby In A Corner'.. Except You

Michael Feeley | Posted 04.25.2015 | Business
Michael Feeley

I promoted myself because I wanted something different and I also knew I deserved it -- to be the best coach I could possibly be. A champion. A leader in the field. Every time I asked for something I got what I wanted because people helped me. They supported my dreams and hopes and enabled me to make things happen.

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.

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.

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

5 Questions to Ask Before Making a Career Change

Ray Rogers | Posted 04.14.2015 | College
Ray Rogers

What is it that I truly want out of my career? Answering this question honestly is hard. More money? Prestige? To feel like I'm contributing to something bigger than myself?

The Massive Barrier to Work-Life Balance That Nobody Talks About

Kristen Buckley | Posted 04.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Kristen Buckley

The single most important thing we can do to strike a more sustainable balance is to realize that we are enough as we are. When we realize this, a natural order and ease begins to permeate our lives.

Boomers at 50: The Decade of Discombobulation

Jeb Harrison | Posted 04.13.2015 | Fifty
Jeb Harrison

What makes the fifties be so damn grievously discombobulating? Here are just a few possible discombobulating factors:

How One Woman Became A First-Time Mother And Is Changing Her Career At 50

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 04.22.2015 | Fifty

This is one story from HuffPost Fifty's new series "This Will Be Our Year: 15 Women Over 50 Shaking Things Up In 2015." We'll be following 15 remarkab...

Elaine Huang: It's OK to Try New Things and Fail

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 04.06.2015 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Elaine Huang, Correspondent for Southeast Asia and Content Strategist at e27.co, shares how she has transitioned from writing about rice and Myanmar to eventually moving to Singapore covering innovative tech startups in the region.

Your Career: A Love Story

Laura Berman Fortgang | Posted 04.06.2015 | Women
Laura Berman Fortgang

Loving your work will morph at different levels of your career. Whether you're a corporate employee, own your own business or have been an artist, the stages below still seem to apply.

7 Things You Must Do Before You Say 'I Quit!'

Allen Vaysberg | Posted 04.04.2015 | Business
Allen Vaysberg

Your life is yours and how you live it is only up to you. You can choose to live contently or you can live a life that you wake up loving. Which would you prefer? You deserve better, it's never too late to do what you love and get paid for it!

Embrace Change: 5 Lessons to Help You Make the Leap

Tanuja Ramchal | Posted 04.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Tanuja Ramchal

The idea of change can cause us to be mired in confusion and doubt, especially when the stakes are high. Even when you're clear about what you want, how do you avoid the potential negative consequences? If you're not fulfilled and want change, these five lessons can serve as a guide.