The race for the Democratic presidential nomination has pitted a dreamer against a realist, right? Bernie Sanders is the unrealistic one, and Hillary Clinton, the pragmatist, is the candidate who can get things done.
I knew my days were numbered as soon as the new org chart came out. It was complicated, with squiggles and two-sided arrows. It was like a corporate Escher print, and I couldn't -- for the life of me -- figure out where I belonged in the company that had been my employer for six years.
Upon finishing grad school, I accepted a job with an employer who recruited on campus... and it was the biggest mistake of my life. The mistake wa...
Friday, May 6th 2016 is the National Military Spouse Appreciation Day. What is the best way to show appreciation for our nation's military spouses?
By this point, we've all realized that we've been lied to -- working hard and getting a solid education does not necessarily lead to career success, or even a decent-paying job.
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...