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An Introvert’s 5 Tips For Career Success

Quiet Revolution | Nidhi Berry | Posted 07.29.2016 | Healthy Living

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com Quiet Revolution’s Field Notes are first-hand workplace experiences written by readers like you who shar...

How To Break Out Of Career Jail

Dayna Steele | Posted 07.28.2016 | Business
Dayna Steele

Career jail is a very real place. It's not a physical place, but rather a mental one - created, maintained, and locked by you. You have the power to lock the door as well as unlock your cell and let yourself free.

What I Want the Future of Work to Look Like for Women

Jennifer Gefsky | Posted 07.28.2016 | Business
Jennifer Gefsky

In April 2014, weeks before Mother's Day, the ad agency Mullen Lowe released a powerful video, "World's Toughest Job," to highlight the tireless work ...

Take Responsibility For Being Understood In 3 Simple Steps

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

Many of my clients are sharp, fast thinkers. And they often get frustrated over breakdowns in communication at work, especially when other people "don't instantly get" what they are saying and doing.

DJ Khaled Opens Up About What It's Like To Tour With Beyonce

The Huffington Post | Allison Bresnick | Posted 07.25.2016 | Black Voices

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When 'Good Enough' Just Isn't Enough

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 07.15.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

Are you happy where you are now, or do you feel the need for change? According to a Kelly Services' annual global survey, 48 percent of the respondents are unhappy in their current jobs.

7 Career Success Lessons I've Learned In Life (Surprise: They're Not All What You Think)

Jennifer Lea Reynolds | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
Jennifer Lea Reynolds

I'm sure of one thing: I've obtained more career successes than I did when I worked at large advertising agencies and public relations firms. Interestingly, though, my career success isn't necessarily "success" as most people would typically define the phrase.

The 5 Deadly Sins That Will Kill Your Business or Career

Lauren Goldstein | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
Lauren Goldstein

Today we have instant access to just about everything at our fingertips. With Google Express, Amazon, Instacart, Facebook, etc. it almost seems possible to live a life without ever leaving your computer screen. While this life of convenience seems appealing, it comes with a price. The price? Higher levels of unhappiness stemming from comparing your "behind the scenes" to everyone else's "highlight reel."

How to Leave Your Job on Good Terms (And Why You Should)

Mimi Zheng | Posted 07.12.2016 | Business
Mimi Zheng

My hands were sweating as I fumbled around in my backpack. It was like the beginning of a bad breakup scene. He was smiling and trying to keep things casual, yet very curious as to why I'd asked him to coffee. I showed him my letter. A goodbye letter to the company because I was worried I'd forget everything I'd wanted to say without it.

Summer Style Secrets

Nicole Williams | Posted 07.12.2016 | Women
Nicole Williams

Dig out your sunglasses, ready the sunscreen, and prepare for the first of countless poolside martinis as summer looms before us.

Finding Strength in Being Different

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 07.11.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

One fear many of my clients face is the fear of being different. It might sound schoolgirl-ish, but it's something many of us carry around, even as adults. (I do, too!)

Cannes 2016 Shingerview: David Bell, Advisor/Investor

David Shing | Posted 07.11.2016 | Media
David Shing

"When the dominos in front of you seem to be falling of their own accord, chase them. When it seems like you have to push them hard, go the other way....

Once You Resign -- Go!

Brian de Haaff | Posted 07.08.2016 | Business
Brian de Haaff

There is no getting around it: Changing jobs can be a little unsettling for even the most confident among us. Deciding to pursue a new direction takes guts, especially if you were comfortable in the role.

Stop! Live The Life You Want.

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 07.07.2016 | Education
Gleb Tsipursky

My family emigrated from the Soviet Union when I was 10, and we spent the next few years living in poverty. I remember my parents' early jobs in America, my dad driving a bread delivery truck and my mom cleaning other people's houses.

The Success Key To Pressing Reset On Your Career

Stacia Pierce | Posted 07.05.2016 | Business
Stacia Pierce

Many employees find themselves stuck in a rut 5-7 years after joining the workforce. They stay put, often thinking that they must stick it out with the job where they started, like their parents did.

Why I Left My Eight-Figure Salary To Bake Tarts

Zach Zimmerman | Posted 07.05.2016 | Comedy
Zach Zimmerman

When I quit my eight-figure job to bake tarts, I was scared. My job, which compensated me an amount between $10,000,000 and $99,999,999 which I am too modest to share, had been my everything.

5 Practices For Living Your Own Definition Of Success

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 07.01.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

You are a high achieving professional woman, and you set high expectations for yourself. Sometimes those expectations are unrealistic and nearly impo...

3 Common Misconceptions About Going To College

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 07.01.2016 | College
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Whether college is or isn't in the cards for you, don't stress about it too much! Only you have the ability to know what you want to do with your life, and if you don't have it figured out yet that's ok too.

A Worthwhile Investment? Public Speaking Workshops For Millennials

Michelle A. Riklan | Posted 07.01.2016 | Business
Michelle A. Riklan

Recently, I was out to dinner with an industry colleague at a new and trendy restaurant. The lights were not too dim and the music was not overpowerin...

Avoid These 6 Mistakes If You Want A Raise

SmartAsset.com | Posted 07.19.2016 | Business
SmartAsset.com

If one of your goals for the new year is to make more money and expand your budget, asking your boss for a raise might be on your to-do list. Negotiat...

Why It's Only Possible to Achieve Two Thirds Success

Quora | Posted 06.28.2016 | Business
Quora

How can success be defined? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique...

3 Steps To Stop Negativity From Taking Over

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 06.24.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

Have you ever hosted a pity party? If I received an invitation to a pity party, I would say "No, thank you," and seek out a more positive environment. I would much rather attend a happy party and have fun.

Anne Deeter Gallaher and Ben Gallaher Discuss Your Digital Tattoo in #TalkToMe

Anne Deeter Gallaher | Posted 06.21.2016 | Business
Anne Deeter Gallaher

What advice does a mother have for her son when the conversation turns to owning a business and protecting your digital tattoo? Ben Gallaher, a Sony ...

Fortune's 40 Under 40 (and Other Self-Worth Challenges)

Nozomi Morgan | Posted 06.20.2016 | Business
Nozomi Morgan

It's fascinating to see how much these individuals have accomplished in a short time, and how much impact they are making in the world. From new alternatives in transportation, sports, and personal fitness, to the entertainment, banking, and political arenas, their businesses are challenging tradition in the new economy.

'Perks' That Can Get You Fired

Nicole Williams | Posted 06.17.2016 | Women
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. And that's when little perks turn into big-ass career problems. Here's why the most tempting freebies could land you in more shit than you think.