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My Career Journey: Genesis of Connecting Human Relationships with Analytics

Karthik Rajan | Posted 01.26.2015 | Business
Karthik Rajan

Overall, in life, there are some conversations that are turning point in terms of reorienting our thinking. That conversation with my well-wisher friend, is one of those defining moments.

Parenting Is Sometimes Like A Triathlon

Jenny G. Perry | Posted 01.26.2015 | Parents
Jenny G. Perry

You feel like you are winning at times. You excel in one way, but always have a weaker leg of the race. You prepare, but you never know what the weather will be like that day. It could be cold and windy or really freakin' hot.

6 Steps To Finding To Finding The Right Career For You

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 01.20.2015 | Healthy Living

Got the Sunday night blues? You're not alone. Plenty of people aren't in careers they love, and because work takes up so much of our time, that's a hu...

How to Honor Martin Luther King Jr.: Leave a Meaningful Legacy

Tarra Christoff M.A. | Posted 01.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Tarra Christoff M.A.

Have you ever considered the legacy that you'd like to leave the world? While this may sound like a lofty question, legacy holds the power to transform you. As a career and legacy coach, I can assure you that this seldom asked inquiry can create seismic shifts in your life.

7 Ways to Appear More Intelligent On a Job Interview

Jacqueline Whitmore | Posted 01.16.2015 | Business
Jacqueline Whitmore

Either consciously or unconsciously, we tend to make judgments about a person based on first impressions. And the best way to make a positive first impression on a job interview is to embrace uncommon common sense.

3 Ideas to Land Your Next Job

Kevin Siskar | Posted 01.14.2015 | Business
Kevin Siskar

Thinking about how most of us spend the majority of our day working, if your job isn't something that you enjoy then there's really no better time to put that change at the top of your list.

The One Way to Be Indispensable at Work This Year

Chris Deaver | Posted 01.14.2015 | Business
Chris Deaver

Here we are: A New Year filled with endless hopes and dreams. It's exciting, but may feel scary for some of us, especially when it comes to our career growth.

Listen in the Silence

Shelley Danzy | Posted 01.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Shelley Danzy

Perhaps the numbers are in the thousands or millions, I don't know, but many of us are living on the edge of life, thinking that we have the perfect balance and that there's never a risk of falling off.

Look Beyond Your Resolution, See Your Legacy

Tarra Christoff M.A. | Posted 01.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Tarra Christoff M.A.

Most of us look at the changing of the new year as a time of renewal, when we resolve to make ourselves better, happier, and more fulfilled than we we...

6 Ways to Avoid Work Stress Every Day

Dayna Steele | Posted 01.14.2015 | Business
Dayna Steele

Stress is the big, bad bogey monster that creates more havoc in your life than just about anything else. It will ruin your health, ruin relationships and ruin your chances of success. Here are six simple ways to tame the nasty beast.

How To Bounce Back From Burnout

Next Avenue | Carol Ross | Posted 01.13.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Carol Ross It’s been over three years since I burned out. At the time, I wasn’t sure I would ever feel “normal...

The 5 Things to Do Every Day for Success Have Not Changed

Dayna Steele | Posted 01.06.2015 | Small Business
Dayna Steele

These five things have not changed... and never will. In fact, now more than ever, it seems people need to be reminded of the basics, the foundation of success -- no matter who you are or what you do. Looking to succeed in 2015? Try these five things starting today.

Why More Women Are Burning Out in Their 20s and 30s

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 01.06.2015 | Women
Paula Davis-Laack

Messages about self-care and the importance of recovery aren't always sent as strongly as messages about achievement and success, and that has implications for how women eventually work, live, and parent.

2015: #YearOfTheBitch

Rachel Leibrock | Posted 01.05.2015 | Women
Rachel Leibrock

So 2014 is done and buried and everyone's talking resolutions but, frankly, I'm over that notion. Not that I don't believe in self-improvement -- I do, oh do I -- but I'd rather frame the quest for such as the pursuit of goals, not vague promises.

3 Great Ideas For Satisfying Encore Careers

Next Avenue | Mark Feffer | Posted 12.27.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Mark Feffer To an increasing number of people, the idea of retiring at 65 is a non-starter. More and more boomers ar...

Top 5 Tips for Balancing Business and Family

Maria Losseva-Malho | Posted 12.17.2014 | Small Business
Maria Losseva-Malho

Being a parent and an entrepreneur is amazing. It gives you the ability to work while raising a family. However, challenges of juggling all the roles can at times get daunting. Adding a busy holiday season doesn't help.

Obstructing the Male Gaze in a Gaze-Dependent Culture

Maria X. Liu | Posted 12.16.2014 | Women
Maria X. Liu

Instead of naturally objectifying ourselves because it's expected, let's actively work on encouraging contributions, insights, ideas and voices.

Sitting Is the New Smoking and a Hazard to Your Career Health

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

You've heard it before. We spend most of our waking hours at work, and many spend the majority of their time at a desk in front of a computer. Not to ...

How Do You Know When Something Is Right?

Mo Seetubtim | Posted 12.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Mo Seetubtim

When you've found something that's right for you, you want to be better without force. You get this instant internal drive and motivation to become a better person, to do better work, and to achieve greater things. You feel inspired.

Need a Confidence Boost? Read This.

Megan Dalla-Camina | Posted 12.12.2014 | Women
Megan Dalla-Camina

The good news is that you can build confidence, both in yourself and in others. Here are five areas you can start working on today to help establish and build your confidence so that it can have a positive flow on effect to every area of your life.

Why I Turned Down 2 Full-Time Job Offers Out of College to Freelance and Travel

Hailley Griffis | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel
Hailley Griffis

I decided to go and take what I want from the world, rather than take what the world was throwing at me.

Always Having A Plan B

Heather Deason Zynczak | Posted 12.09.2014 | Women
Heather Deason Zynczak

Some of the best career moves have been the ones that I did not plan for, where random circumstances have opened up doors for opportunities I would never have dreamed possible.

The Great Escape

Rich Siegel | Posted 12.08.2014 | Business
Rich Siegel

I'm told I need an exit strategy. I'm told ad agencies don't need writers anymore. I'm told there's even less need for 44 year old writers. And what do I plan to do in five years when I become 45?

6 Signs You're A Born Marketer

Mo Seetubtim | Posted 12.05.2014 | Business
Mo Seetubtim

Some of us wake up everyday to do something that we love -- something that we feel like we were born to do.

What We Can Learn From Max Schireson's Resignation

Michelle Maldonado | Posted 12.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Michelle Maldonado

So many of us often fall victim to our own limited and even binary thinking, falsely believing that the ability to create rich, fulfilling and abundant lives for ourselves and our families lies more in the hands of those around us than in our own