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A Month-by-Month Guide to Making More Money This Fall

GoGirl Finance | Posted 08.21.2015 | Women
GoGirl Finance

For many of us, September marks the end of summer relaxation and a return to the hustle and bustle of the Fall season. There are back-to-school festivities and the holidays are quickly approaching. Luckily, there are things you can do this fall to make more money from now until the end of the year.

Young and Entrepreneurial: How Former Consultants Turned Startup Founders Will and Fei Are Tackling the Quarter Life Crisis

David Ongchoco | Posted 07.23.2015 | Business
David Ongchoco

You can call them the hipsters, the millennials, the crazy ones, the ex-consultants, the immigrants but the Quarter Life Crisis (QLC) team has found a problem they want to solve.

What I Learned About My Career From Leading A Double Life

Catherine LeClair | Posted 05.21.2015 | Women
Catherine LeClair

Leading a double life wasn't exactly the hardest thing in the world, but it wasn't easy. I didn't feel embarrassed about my serving job, but I was self-conscious about the different personalities I needed to uphold at each role.

The 7 Types Of Bosses College Students Want

Uloop | Posted 05.25.2015 | College
Uloop

In my experience, and thanks to some feedback from current and former students, college students appear to want a boss who has the following characteristics.

Here Are The Top 10 Part-Time Jobs For 2015

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 03.03.2015 | Business

As the country has slowly recovered from the Great Recession in recent years, many workers have been forced to take on part-time or temporary work, as...

Dave Jamieson

Walmart To Employees: Relax, The Minimum Wage Is Going Up!

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.18.2015 | Business

Last year, the worker group OUR Walmart began circulating petitions in Walmart stores calling for a $15 minimum wage and consistent, full-time hours f...

The Signs of a Bad Employer (Or How I Dodged a Bullet)

Alba Brunetti | Posted 04.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Alba Brunetti

Here are some things to keep in mind when interviewing for a job. Each of these raised a red flag for me in a potential future employer.

Side-Gigging: A Creative Way to Pad the Wallet

2BoomerBabes | Posted 03.11.2015 | Business
2BoomerBabes

Those lucky enough to still have their jobs may have taken pay and benefit cuts, and pensions (remember those?!) are mere relics of the past. The upside of this bad situation is that some very savvy individuals have made lemonade out of lemons by turning their hobbies and creative passions into moneymaking machines.

5 Companies With Part-Time Jobs And Benefits, Too

Next Avenue | Clair Jones | Posted 12.27.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Clair Jones More and more people want to work part-time in retirement to bring in income and to remain engaged. Prob...

Dave Jamieson

A Groundbreaking New Law For Retail Workers

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 11.25.2014 | San Francisco

Amid growing concern over erratic work schedules, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday passed a first-of-its-kind law aimed at securing m...

How to Do Voice-over Part-Time

Kate McClanaghan | Posted 01.20.2015 | Arts
Kate McClanaghan

This is the only way you will honestly stand a chance at becoming a professional. It takes commitment.

'My Wages Are Too High For Help But Too Low To Let Me Get Ahead'

The Huffington Post | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 10.22.2014 | Politics

Amy Windish, 42, lives in Middletown, Pennsylvania, and works as a consultant for a medical device company. Windish told The Huffington Post she began...

Underemployment, Poverty and the New Normal in America

Megan Kashner, LSCW, MBA | Posted 11.17.2014 | Impact
Megan Kashner, LSCW, MBA

Underemployment is expensive in dollars and even more costly in terms of its impact on children of under-employed parents. We need to make discussing and addressing this imperfect imbalance a priority.

The Threat of Just-in-Time Scheduling

Sean McElwee | Posted 10.15.2014 | Politics
Sean McElwee

One of the most unnoticed labor trends in the past few decades has been the rise of "just-in-time scheduling," the practice of scheduling workers' shifts with little advance notice that are subject to cancelation hours before they are due to begin.

10 Surprising Part-Time Work-From-Home Jobs

Sara Sutton Fell | Posted 10.13.2014 | Business
Sara Sutton Fell

Based on the top 10 career categories with these jobs, we've found some pretty interesting and surprising jobs that can be done from home while working fewer hours.

These Are The Best Jobs For Working Parents

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 08.13.2014 | Parents

Parents know that having children creates a need for more flexibility in their careers. This often involves reducing their hours to part-time or worki...

Dave Jamieson

Trader Joe's Proves That Obamacare Can Free Us From The Wrong Jobs

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 06.11.2014 | Business

Late last year, Melissa O'Rourke found out that her employer, Trader Joe's, would no longer be offering health care coverage to part-time workers like...

Why Is It So Impossible To Get A Part-Time Job?

Opemipo Akerele | Posted 06.29.2014 | Teen
Opemipo Akerele

As I pass the halfway-mark of my last semester of high school, I am ecstatic for college, yet slightly sad that I have applied to over 30 jobs and not one employer caught the bait.

Dave Jamieson

Walmart Just Did Something Really Good For Its Workers

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.08.2014 | Business

In her nearly two years with Walmart, Maya'Neisha Johnson has typically worked about 20 hours a week at her Western Arkansas store, while pursuing a b...

The Fed Moves the Goal Line

Michael Farr | Posted 05.20.2014 | Business
Michael Farr

I believe that the Fed has overreached in its monetary policy not just in response to the latest crisis, but pretty consistently over the 15-20 years. In an effort to lessen the effects of (inevitable) economic downturns, the Fed (and other central banks) has caused extreme financial distortions and dislocations.

No, Obamacare Isn't Turning America Into A Part-Time Economy

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 03.07.2014 | Business

Obamacare has not yet turned America into a nation of part-time workers, as many of its strongest critics have long said it would. In fact, the op...

15 Side Gigs for Making Money From Home

Dave Llorens | Posted 05.03.2014 | Business
Dave Llorens

Who hasn't dreamed of firing their boss and working from home? The idea of working on your own schedule, doing the projects you love, is alluring.  Y...

Another Worker Strike Hits Walmart

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.18.2013 | Business

Workers at a Walmart store in Hialeah Gardens, Fla., walked off the job Friday morning in protest of management, demanding that they be given full-tim...

The Rise in Part-time Employment

Mehroz Baig | Posted 12.16.2013 | San Francisco
Mehroz Baig

Are millennials doomed? The numbers would suggest so, but that's not necessarily the case.

What Surprised Me Most About My Part-Time Job

Helen Lu | Posted 11.24.2013 | Teen
Helen Lu

A job, I thought, was going to be so fun: I would befriend all my co-workers; I would be rich. For some reason joining the workforce seemed glamorous to me.