If you're perhaps facing a layoff or another event that may seem difficult to digest in your life, I would like to invite you to sit with it and question where it's attempting to bring you. More likely than not, there is magic lying underneath it, awaiting to be revealed if you choose to explore it.
For a huge number of Americans the key emotion driving the tortured primary campaigns has, arguably, been fear. But the candidates -- and most of the media -- are ignoring the real cause of that angst.
The decision to put off a rate hike is good news, but the real question is why the Fed is even considering a rate hike. Just to remind everyone, the point of raising interest rates is to slow the economy. Higher interest rates discourage home buying, investment, and act in other ways to slow the economy.
Most people know Goodwill as the community place to bring used clothing and wares to be sold in stores and online. What you may not know is that Goo...
I noticed that I was surrounded by people who were at their most productive age, and who had no dreams for their future at all, not because they had chosen that, but because some people decided so for them, without them.
In a competitive landscape like New York, it's an employer's market, and if you're not on top of your game and standing out from the crowd (literally, the hundreds of resumes that flood in per job posting), you may find yourself in unemployment for a while. Here are some tips.
While this sounds like solid advice for someone in need of a job, it isn't. Why? Because it affects your overall well-being. It also affects your effectiveness. Looking for a job shouldn't be a full-time job for those going through unemployment.
I was asked how a mom who is unemployed can manage her finances. Here are my answers, 7 Ways to Manage Finances Through Unemployment, in interview style format.
Stories of young people wreaking havoc in our communities have become common place, but are youth to blame?
Liz Wessel, Co-Founder & CEO of WayUp. It is not easy finding a job. It is even tougher finding...
On a recent visit to the West Bank, I met with presidents, professors, and students from eight local universities to talk about the challenges Palesti...
The fact that the deficit hawks can scream endlessly about the horrible interest burden on our children, but don't even seem to notice the costs being imposed by patent and copyright monopolies, suggests that they are not really concerned about our children's well-being.
Time passed by quickly and before I had realized it, I had finished my studies and it was time for me to enter the job market. When I was still eighteen, I was doing my practice at the offices of a newspaper and at the same time, I started writing articles for different free presses.
In the era of man-made risk, in which risks of our own making are having such significant negative impacts on the world, decision makers' at all organizational levels must become risk managers.
It is hard to believe, but there is a number of our children and youth who will befriend and even fall in love with radical beliefs and prefer them to...
Are we nearing full employment, and hence the higher inflation that always accompanies full employment? Not really, because wage growth is still stuck in the 2 percent range, and rising wages are the first sign of higher inflation and approaching full employment.