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How One Filmmaker Is Bringing The Spotlight To His Homeland With Movie Parodies

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 12.23.2016 | Entertainment
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

Leo Pons, a filmmaker from France, is well known for his short films putting his local region of Cantal in the spotlight. His short films have gotten ...

#TalkToOtavianoCanuto n.3 - with Cornelius Fleischhaker

Otaviano Canuto | Posted 11.23.2016 | World
Otaviano Canuto

This is the third of a series of conversations with brilliant young professionals that I have met. I believe they are all great role models for other ...

Millennial Madness -- Deals for Thrifty 'Thirty-somethings' (and under)

ZEALnyc | Posted 11.16.2016 | Arts

By Mercedes Vizcaino, ZEALnyc Contributing Writer, November 16, 2016 Living in New York and exploring all the wondrous cultural opportunities the cit...

Stop Taking Pictures of Your Private Parts and Other Online Reputation Advice

John P. David | Posted 10.05.2016 | Teen
John P. David

Recently, I spoke at my local chamber of commerce about online issues, and a number of attendees approached me about a section of my presentation which they thought was particularly relevant for teenagers, college students and young professionals. They encouraged me to write about it and share my advice.

Goodbye, Summer in the City: The Dirty, Gritty World of New York's Interns

Elizabeth Harvey | Posted 08.12.2016 | College
Elizabeth Harvey

For as long as anyone can remember, New York City has called like a siren to freedom-seekers hoping for a chance to make their own way in the world. F...

The 19 Most Millennial-Friendly Cities for College Grads

Spoon University | Posted 07.01.2016 | College
Spoon University

If you're more of the adventurous type and are looking to move to a different city after you graduate, I've ranked the U.S. fastest growing cities for jobs in 2016.

17 Signs Millennials Are Better With Their Money Than You

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.31.2016 | Business

By Ashley Redmond, Contributor Millennials might have a much better grasp of financial matters than their critics suggest, according to findings in T...

Careful Saying Congrats!

David Andrés Kietzman | Posted 04.08.2016 | Impact
David Andrés Kietzman

Everything from her hair to her child-care issues were targeted in the courtroom and by the public.

Netflix for Fashion: My Experience With Subscription Clothing

Sarah Flanagan | Posted 04.07.2016 | Style
Sarah Flanagan

The same way that Airbnb is changing the hotel business and Uber, Lyft and Zipcar are making it less appealing for my generation to own cars, subscription clothing will change how clothing brands operate.

Here's the Problem with New York's Young Professionals

Gil Kazimirov | Posted 02.08.2017 | New York
Gil Kazimirov

We, young professionals, are an anxious, anxious group of kids. More than a decade of high-pressured test taking developed within us a compulsion to prove ourselves to ourselves and to others.

The Tales of a Wandering Job Seeker

Kassy Scarcia | Posted 01.24.2017 | Women
Kassy Scarcia

I don't know about you, but finding a job I actually love has been a lot harder than expected. After graduating college, I just assumed my hard-earned...

A Story Of A F*ck Off Fund

Paulette Perhach | Posted 01.25.2017 | Women
Paulette Perhach

Your boss tells you that you look nice in that dress, asks you to do a spin. Just to get the moment over with, you do. Wait. This story sucks. If it were one of those Choose Your Own Adventures, here's where you'd want to flip back, start over, rewrite what happens to you.

20 Things All 20-Somethings Need to Know

Derek Herman | Posted 12.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Derek Herman

Everyone knows about the mid-life crisis. But what about your quarter-life crisis? It's real. But these pieces of advice can help.

Want to Build Relationships? Start by Serving Others

Sar Haribhakti | Posted 09.04.2016 | Business
Sar Haribhakti

My personal mantra for networking (read it as connecting) is adding net value to people around you and your communities without any ulterior motives. Such graciousness sets you up for accomplishments and satisfaction in both personal and professional spheres in the long run.

Guidelines for the 30-Somethings

Adrian Kamalii | Posted 08.31.2016 | Healthy Living
Adrian Kamalii

For my contemporaries, let's remember to be more introspective, less harsh on ourselves with our follies and less aggrandizing with our accomplishments. Listen, do not compare, connect and remember -- we have a purpose.

5 Valuable Things I've Learned As a Young Professional

Daffnee Cohen | Posted 08.02.2016 | Business
Daffnee Cohen

Historically, I've tried my best to remain positive and appreciate the process. I do my best to stay focused on the fact that all things in my life, both positive and negative, present themselves for a reason.

These 8 Photos Show the Beauty of Being Young, Black, & Proud

Ursula Lauriston | Posted 07.31.2016 | Black Voices
Ursula Lauriston

Wouldn't it be great to celebrate black people, just for being black? Nothing is more positive than flipping the script. Where there is oppression, we will uplift. And where there is hate, we'll inject love.

Baker or Lawyer?

Natalia Martinez-Kalinina | Posted 07.29.2016 | Women
Natalia Martinez-Kalinina

First, the purpose of a personal brand is to position you mindfully in a context that is relevant for your vision, not just differentiate you and go on a lunch break. Differentiation can sometimes be easy, but marrying differentiation and positioning takes a lot of conscious and strategic effort over time.

How to Use the Summer to Jumpstart Your Legal Career

Tamesha Keel | Posted 05.28.2016 | Education
Tamesha Keel

Summer is the elusive time in between semesters when students take a break from law school, but continue to work hard as students of the law. Very quickly, they learn that summers may not be quite as glamorous and relaxing as portrayed.

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

Eva Barros Campelli | Posted 05.04.2016 | 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.

Louisiana, It's Time for Change!

Brent Tippen | Posted 06.28.2015 | Politics
Brent Tippen

Mr. Jindal is telling corporations and small businesses "don't waste your breath," when the economy in Louisiana under his watch is failing. His economic development strategy combined with his backward worldview on social issues does not show that Louisiana is open for business.

Top 10 Trending Legal Careers

Tamesha Keel | Posted 06.15.2015 | Education
Tamesha Keel

For several years, one of the biggest shifts in the legal job market is the steady demand for specialized expertise. The career potential is high for skilled talent with industry or practice-area specialization. Both employers and clients are looking for efficiencies and value found in subject matter experts.

Learning From the Masters

Jack Stahlmann | Posted 06.14.2015 | Sports
Jack Stahlmann

Jordan Spieth was the runaway winner of the tournament, reminding me that there's much to learn from a weekend of golf. Here are the top five-and-a-half takeaways from a record-breaking Augusta weekend:

How to Be Unforgettable in Your Job Search (Or Get a Celebrity to Go to Your Prom)

Maureen Hannan | Posted 05.17.2015 | College
Maureen Hannan

Racking your brain for ways to get the attention of a hero in your field? Desperate to get your resume past a vigilant gatekeeper? Hoping to get published? Try creating an irresistible story through social media--and then enlist some help from your friends.

How to Own a Phone Interview

Lauren Jessen | Posted 03.24.2015 | College
Lauren Jessen

If you're applying for a job or internship, don't let a phone interview ruin your chances for success. Here are 10 (and one bonus!) tips that will help you own your phone interview.