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Dream Job

Turning Dreams Into Reality, CEO of DonorsChoose, Charles Best

Sara Lee Bentley | Posted 05.29.2015 | Education
Sara Lee Bentley

Everyone has a "dream job" lying dormant in their hearts. Unfortunately, it's usually plagued by one negative thought: that it can't become a reality. But many people have turned their dreams into daily realities. How did they get there?

10 Things Your Mom Never Told You About Work

Lori Osterberg | Posted 05.22.2015 | Women
Lori Osterberg

The concept that women could do it all was alive and well as I transitioned from student to working adult. And as a young, naïve woman looking for a way to bring it all into my life, I fell for it hook, line and sinker. Why can't women have it all?

5 (Absolutely Common) Thoughts Which May Distract a Female Freelance Writer Working In a Café

Eva Barros Campelli | Posted 05.04.2015 | Women
Eva Barros Campelli

I leave the house with the computer in my backpack and move to a café, thinking that after all -- despite the difficulties and fears and insecurities -- my life as a 20-something is not too bad. The problem is, things don't usually go the way we hope. And to work in a café, at least for me, means that I can never find the concentration I need to write good enough.

Turning Dream Jobs Into Reality: Jewelry Designer, Ileana Makri

Sara Lee Bentley | Posted 05.01.2015 | Style
Sara Lee Bentley

"He told me what I was asking was impossible; that it would break. I told him, 'No, it won't,'" she says recounting the conversation she had with a goldsmith during her first attempt at producing what would later become her signature piece -- her tiny diamond Thread Band ring.

Turning Dream Jobs Into Reality: Designer, Athena Procopiou

Sara Lee Bentley | Posted 04.21.2015 | Style
Sara Lee Bentley

Athena is amazed that in such a short amount of time, her label is carried in some of the best stores worldwide and she has an international clientele. "It shows that there are boho women all over the world that chase the sun just like me!"

This Author Had It All -- But Gained So Much More When He Left It Behind

OWN | Posted 04.16.2015 | OWN

By the time he was 29 years old, Pico Iyer was living the life he had always dreamed of. Or so he thought. "I had that 25th-floor office four block...

Turning Dreams Jobs Into Reality: Creative Director, Garance Doré

Sara Lee Bentley | Posted 04.09.2015 | Style
Sara Lee Bentley

Everyone has a "dream job" lying dormant in their hearts. Unfortunately, it's usually plagued by one negative thought: that it can't become a reality. But many people have turned their dreams into daily realities. How did they get there?

Turning Dream Jobs Into Reality: Managing Director of Solidarity Now in Greece, Epaminondas Farmakis

Sara Lee Bentley | Posted 06.03.2015 | Business
Sara Lee Bentley

Everyone has a "dream job" lying dormant in their hearts. Unfortunately, it's usually plagued by one negative thought: that it can't become a reality.

Turning Dream Jobs Into Reality: Photographer, Calliope

Sara Lee Bentley | Posted 05.23.2015 | Business
Sara Lee Bentley

Everyone has a "dream job" lying dormant in their hearts. Unfortunately, it's usually plagued by one negative thought: that it can't become a reality. But many people have turned their dreams into daily realities. How did they get there? What inspires them?

Turning Dream Jobs Into Reality: Pastry Chef, Christina Tosi

Sara Lee Bentley | Posted 05.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Sara Lee Bentley

So, sure, the all-you-can-eat chocolate, caramel and cookie dough are the ingredients of a "dream job." But as Christina and her team at Milk Bar prove, what actually makes the dream a reality is when the pursuit of personal passions is combined with honest creativity, respect and giving back to others.

Changing Your Major Late in the Game: You Can Do It!

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 04.20.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

Roughly 80% of students change their majors at least once during the course of their four years, according to the National Center for Education Statistics. College helps you decide what kind of person you are and the career best suited for you.

3 Signs You've Found Your Dream Job

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 04.20.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

For many, the daunting question of "What do you want to be when you grow up?" causes that lump in your throat to grow a little bigger. As you think about what you say, you find yourself at a standstill and a bit confused.

4 Ways Meditation Can Empower Millennials At Work and in Life

Eden Kozlowski | Posted 02.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Eden Kozlowski

From my meditation teacher/practitioner perspective, I see ALL of these aspects as incredibly good, good, good and believe that meditation, dear millennials, is not only something that gels with what you already got goin' on... but it can help you navigate some of your biggest challenges.

When You Dream Job Isn't Your Dream Salary

Kim Keating | Posted 02.14.2015 | Women
Kim Keating

There are numerous ways to strike a balance between doing what you love and paying the bills. Here are four possibilities to consider when figuring out how to translate your personal passion into professional success.

Coffee With a Splash of Smile, Please

Leila J. Milgrim | Posted 10.28.2014 | College
Leila J. Milgrim

Wide-eyed, hopeful and fresh off the plane from the sunshine state, I stood outside of the LaGuardia terminal eager to begin the next chapter of my life in my soulmate city, New York.

What to Do When You Have No Idea What You Want to Do With Your Life

Michael Price | Posted 09.01.2014 | Business
Michael Price

Today, there is more opportunity than you can imagine and there's no excuse to waste your time doing something you have no interest doing. If you're stuck and in a rut, look no further than towards your aptitude.

5 Ways We Lose the Life We Would Have Loved

Herina Ayot | Posted 04.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Herina Ayot

Most of us accept positions out of desperation instead of holding out for what we really want.

How To Stay Positive When You're Stuck In The Wrong Job

OWN | Posted 10.09.2013 | OWN

Since graduating college six years ago, 29-year-old Sierra has struggled to kick-start her career and find a position that uses the degree she earned....

Catherine Chen, Ph.D.: 5 Reasons Your Anti-Procrastination Efforts Aren't Working

Catherine Chen, Ph.D. | Posted 10.09.2013 | Women
Catherine Chen, Ph.D.

Whether it's to prepare for that promotion or to find your dream job, here are some tips for getting yourself back on track.

Barbara Ross Miller: Finding My Inspiration

Barbara Ross Miller | Posted 09.09.2013 | Women
Barbara Ross Miller

I've found my inspiration in other women. Some of them have passed through and others have become a part of my life, either professionally or personally.

Vast Majority Of 20-Somethings Want A New Job

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, July 1 (Reuters) - So much for a dream job. Only 14 percent of U.S. workers believe they have the perfect job and more than half want to c...

4 Things That Are Totally Worth The Wait

Posted 05.16.2013 | Healthy Living

By Sam Ferrigno for HooplaHa.com. Happiness comes to those who wait. These four things are worth delaying that sought-after crave for instant grati...

10 Job Hunting Tips for College Grads

Rana Florida | Posted 07.13.2013 | Business
Rana Florida

Most students dread the thought of having to live with their parents, unable to afford a place of their own, as 45 percent of recent college grads do. To get a leg up on the competition, here are ten tips to ensure a successful career launch.

Finding Your Passion in 5 Easy Steps

Eden Kozlowski | Posted 06.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Eden Kozlowski

If you really want to figure out what it is you were born to do or be, don't go about it alone. I tell you this because this is/was key, key, key in my life experience.

Access Your Dream Career Today

Nitika Chopra | Posted 06.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Nitika Chopra

When I started my business over three years ago, I had been searching for years, and then one day I got asked a special question that helped put me on the career path of my dreams. I hope you find that this video can help you on your career journey as well!