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WATCH: Rapper Teaches Kids to Work Hard for Success

HooplaHa | Posted 08.28.2015 | Teen
HooplaHa

Drawing on his own personal experience as both a producer and rapper, Drumma Boy stresses the importance of hard work and sacrifice.

How A Former Shy Girl Became A Confident Career Coach

The Quiet Revolution | Val Nelson | Posted 08.27.2015 | Healthy Living

Dear readers, Welcome! I’m a self-employed career and business coach who helps introverts clarify and thrive in their true livelihood so they ca...

6 Tips on Balancing Your Family, Career and Your Anxieties

Stan Popovich | Posted 08.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Stan Popovich

It can be difficult for adults to have to take care of their families and manage their careers at the same time. This can cause a lot of stress and anxiety for many people. As a result, here are six tips on how to take care of your family and your career without getting overly stressed.

9 Jobs That Teach You How to Hustle (PHOTOS)

Alicia T. Glenn | Posted 08.26.2015 | Business
Alicia T. Glenn

Work is hard, but there are certain jobs that may require a little more grit than others. Those that can successfully navigate through these professions will come out with an exceptional work ethic that can set them up for success anywhere.

6 Steps to a Career Plan that Actually Works

Megan Dalla-Camina | Posted 08.26.2015 | Business
Megan Dalla-Camina

Over my 20-year corporate career working for some of the worlds largest companies like GE, PwC and IBM, and more than a decade of coaching women on their careers and leadership development, I have developed six key steps to building a career plan that works.

Yellow Conference to 'Spread Goodness and Bloom' in LA

Amy Cummins | Posted 08.25.2015 | Impact
Amy Cummins

Yellow Conference will host its second gathering on Aug. 26 and 27 in downtown Los Angeles. Founded in 2014 by graphic designer and branding expert Joanna Waterfall, Yellow is an annual conference aimed at equipping creative women to effect positive change in the world.

The Road Typically Travelled: Course Corrections

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 08.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

The world changes. We become aware of such change by listening to how we feel. Whether in the wilds of the woods or life, if something doesn't feel right, it probably isn't. Look at it. Change your map accordingly. Make a course correction. It's the only way to get home.

How An Accidental Audition Launched Susan Sarandon's Career

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 08.24.2015 | OWN

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8 Jobs That Will Go Extinct by 2030

GOBankingRates | Posted 08.19.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

As technology continues to improve, future job forecasts will likely be dim for some workers. Andrew McAfee, co-director of the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy, addressed the future of jobs in developed economies in an insightful TED Talk.

'Perks' That Can Get You Fired

Nicole Williams | Posted 08.18.2015 | Business
Nicole Williams

A cheeky "extra dinner on expenses" here, a few color copies of your résumé on the old work copier there... Hell, who's gonna notice? Answer: Your Boss.

In the Office: What's Your Role?

Marshall Cannon | Posted 08.18.2015 | Business
Marshall Cannon

Playing your role is not a limitation to your success. In fact, playing your role can allow you an opportunity to see things from a different perspective than you had envisioned.

How to Leverage The Impact of Your Volunteering

Kare Anderson | Posted 08.17.2015 | Impact
Kare Anderson

MovingWorlds matches volunteers to projects overseas that can benefit from their skills and experience, for both people lucky enough to work for one these employers, and also for people that want to do this on their own time.

How Susan Cain Quit Her Job to Write

The Quiet Revolution | Susan Cain | Posted 08.14.2015 | Healthy Living

When at age 33 I quit corporate law to become a writer, most people I knew, including my very own self, thought I was nuts. I’d dreamed of being a w...

The Most Powerful Partnership for a Better World: When Women and Men Communicate for Change

Gaia Paradiso | Posted 08.13.2015 | Impact
Gaia Paradiso

From an international level, let's get down to the national, regional and local level and see how can family planning be promoted and advocated, exploring one example from a developed country and one from a developing country

Why That Resume Won't Get You the Job

Joanne Tombrakos | Posted 08.12.2015 | Business
Joanne Tombrakos

No one is googling your resume to find out more about you -- but they are googling your name. What they find out is the best hope that nicely laid out chronology of your work history and education ever gets read.

From Princeton to the NFL: Caraun Reid Shares His Success Story

Rana Campbell | Posted 08.07.2015 | Black Voices
Rana Campbell

Think of that thing that you've been dreaming about for the longest....the dream you want SO bad to come true. What is it? For Caraun Reid, my friend and fellow Princeton alum, that "thing" was to be a NFL player.

'What Do You Think of Jesus?' and Other Illegal Interview Questions and How to Handle Them

Savvy | Posted 08.05.2015 | Business
Savvy

You can answer these questions truthfully, and if you don't get the job and feel that you were passed over due to the employer's discrimination, you can consult a lawyer. Know that it can be very difficult to prove discriminatory intent, so this strategy should be a last resort.

The Art of Getting Promoted: Subtle, Systematic, Sophisticated and Strategic

O'Brien Browne | Posted 08.05.2015 | Business
O'Brien Browne

Many employees, regardless if they hold an executive, middle management or assistant job assume that all they have to do to get promoted is work hard, be loyal and have the appropriate qualifications; in short, they behave as if promotions were automatic.

The Huffington Post Is Hiring An Associate Social Media Editor

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 08.24.2015 | Media

 The Huffington Post seeks a passionate online journalist to take charge of our social media accounts each weekend. Successful candidates will ha...

The Huffington Post Is Hiring An Associate Social Video Producer

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 08.04.2015 | Media

Do you think that some stories are best told in 15 seconds or less? Do you think every social channel presents a unique opportunity to reach new audie...

6 Ways To Be Happier At Work

U.S. News & World Report | Rebecca Scholl | Posted 08.03.2015 | Healthy Living

Your commute home is agony. (Last out of the office again!) Afterward, your dinner conversation is bitter. (No one appreciates me at work.) Then...

The Illusory Quest for Balance

Linda L. Addison | Posted 07.31.2015 | Women
Linda L. Addison

My message to millennials is this: if you seek both a rewarding career and a fulfilling personal life, you will have to make choices, but choosing between career and family is not one of them. Don't believe it has to be all or nothing. Stop beating yourself up with the elusive quest for "balance."

5 Ways We Can Apply The Ancient Art of Feng Shui To Our Careers

Karen Trepte | Posted 07.29.2015 | Business
Karen Trepte

Feng shui is a Chinese philosophy of harmony. As an intuitive business coach, my clients regularly tell me that they feel out of alignment with their careers. It's during these times that I like to remind them about the ancient art of feng shui.

21 Ways To Make The Most Of Your Internship

Lexi Herrick | Posted 07.27.2015 | Women
Lexi Herrick

Maintain your contacts as much as possible after you leave your internship. Check back in every once in a while, and reach out to them when you're looking for more permanent positions.

Five Tips for Earning Your Seat at the Table

Brooks McCorcle | Posted 07.24.2015 | Business
Brooks McCorcle

Whether you are brand new to an organization or you've been supporting it for years, never be afraid to jump right in. If you can get yourself to the table, and if you can prove yourself, you will get invited back.