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10 Reasons Why You Should Go After Your Dreams

Elyse Gorman | Posted 11.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Elyse Gorman

Have you ever thought there's no point launching a business, pursuing a project or studying for a new qualification because it will take four years before you've made it, or you'll be such-and-such age by the time you finish? These five words may change your perspective: The time will pass anyway.

People in High Profile Careers and Unfulfilling Relationships: Why It's Your Fault for Marrying a "Jerk"

Thuy Sindell | Posted 11.24.2014 | Business
Thuy Sindell

Any woman or man who complains about their partner not stepping up to support them has no one to blame but themselves. If you never communicated what you wanted or needed from the start of the relationship, you have trained them that you will take on more than your share.

Want To Make A Difference? Don't Be A Hedge Fund Manager

The Huffington Post | Gregory Beyer | Posted 11.24.2014 | Business

Long before the 2008 financial collapse, the American economic landscape had shifted, plunging the country into something of an identity crisis. Manuf...

Returning To Work After Raising Kids, From Amanda Augustine (VIDEO)

Posted 11.21.2014 | MarloThomas

When returning to the job market after taking a leave of absence to raise kids, job search expert Amanda Augustine recommends leveraging what you've b...

How to Do Voice-over Part-Time

Kate McClanaghan | Posted 11.20.2014 | Arts
Kate McClanaghan

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

Why Your Career Is Ruining Your Relationship

Alexis Pierce | Posted 11.20.2014 | Women
Alexis Pierce

There's nothing better than being appreciated and respected for your professional success by your partner. Use these steps to bring your best to both aspects of your life so you can give yourself and your partner more freedom to love and be loved.

Don't Put All Your Eggs (Frozen or Not) In This Basket: Speak Up And Lead The Conversation About Diverse Workplace Alternatives

Judith Humphrey | Posted 11.18.2014 | Women
Judith Humphrey

Courage is critical, because there are so many situations in which we women have to break through barriers, challenge traditional behaviors and redefine the way others see us.

Why You May Not Be Getting The Job, From Amanda Augustine (VIDEO)

Posted 11.18.2014 | MarloThomas

If you're constantly being called in for interviews, but aren't being offered the position, job search expert Amanda Augustine says to take a close lo...

How To Explain Gaps In Unemployment, From Amanda Augustine (VIDEO)

Posted 11.18.2014 | MarloThomas

Have you taken a leave of absence from working due to an illness? When explaining that gap on a resume, job search expert Amanda Augustine says there'...

This Is How Long A Recruiter Spends Looking At A Resume, From Amanda Augustine (VIDEO)

Posted 11.18.2014 | MarloThomas

According to job search expert Amanda Augustine, on average, recruiters spend a total of six seconds looking at your resume. Recruiters look at your n...

Tips For Dressing For A Job Interview, From Amanda Augustine (VIDEO)

Posted 11.18.2014 | MarloThomas

According to job search expert Amanda Augustine, only 20% of an in-person interview is focused on finding out if you have the skill set that's require...

What Goes On A Modern Resume, From Amanda Augustine (VIDEO)

Posted 11.18.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to modernizing your resume, job search expert Amanda Augustine offered three essentials to include. First, make sure that your social me...

Clayton Wood: Find Something That Makes You Fulfilled and Do It Big Time

Jonha Revesencio | Posted 11.27.2014 | Business
Jonha Revesencio

Clayton Wood, Marketing Director of TrueLogic Online shares how he started his career in finance and eventually he discovered his passion of online marketing which leads him to helping start ups be profitable in three different countries for over 6 years.

How to Manifest Your Ideal Career

Mercedes Maidana | Posted 11.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Mercedes Maidana

For the last couple of years, I've worked with some amazing women (and some men) who come to me for guidance on manifesting their dreams and goals. ...

Education Is a Becoming Process

Isa Adney | Posted 11.13.2014 | Education
Isa Adney

How do you measure who someone has become after an education, a class, a teacher, a degree? How do you measure hope, trust, citizenship, critical thinking, art, respect, self-esteem, or a desire for growth and contribution?

My Job Sucks (and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves)

Kristen Brown | Posted 11.11.2014 | Business
Kristen Brown

Most people are so busy being busy that they forget to stop and enjoy their work and life. When you take a breath to identify why your job is causing you stress and then take another breath to figure out a solution, you are one step closer to happiness.

You Can't Be Whatever You Want

Michael Peggs | Posted 11.10.2014 | Business
Michael Peggs

I remember in second grade, my teacher went around the classroom and asked each student what they wanted to be when they grew up. Some kids wanted to be doctors and lawyers, but most wanted to be athletes or superheroes.

Are You Falling for the Myth of "Easy?"

Shawn Tolleson | Posted 11.07.2014 | Women
Shawn Tolleson

If we just embraced the fact that many things we want in our lives and our careers really take a lot of hard work, we'd enjoy the process so much more. Stop resisting the hard work and embrace it. Chances are that your friend who has it "easier" is working her toosh off and would tell you so if you asked.

Redefining the Good Life at Work

Shelley Zalis | Posted 11.05.2014 | Women
Shelley Zalis

It was my first real moment of clarity and began my journey to finding what the good life at work meant for me. I taught myself to never work to live and to never have regrets. Think forward in your life, and if you're going to regret missing something, don't do it.

Don't Just Follow Your Passion

Ashley Stahl | Posted 11.04.2014 | College
Ashley Stahl

I've worked with hundreds of Millennials who were sorely misled into believing that following their passion is the key to a happy professional life. If you get caught up in "following your passion," it's possible that you're overlooking a much more profound journey.

Rise to Your Own Occasion: 7 Essential Practices of Brilliant Women

Jami Young | Posted 11.05.2014 | Women
Jami Young

Contemplating a bold move, feeling stuck or simply wanting to step into a more luminous version of your current self? Consider some of the following practices, along with a few of the brilliant women who will inspire you to become dedicated to them.

6 Tips to Get the Most from Mentoring

Ellevate | Posted 11.04.2014 | Women
Ellevate

Your mentor's time and wisdom are valuable. Appreciate and get the most from her by showing up prepared.

The Competitive Edge: Grow Your Business by Growing Your Professional Skills, Knowledge, and Network

Ciara Pressler | Posted 11.04.2014 | Small Business
Ciara Pressler

In your career and your business, moving forward is about what you know and who you know. Are you dedicating enough time and energy to growing both ...

Can I Really Impact My Work-Life Balance?

Julie Cohen, PCC | Posted 10.31.2014 | Business
Julie Cohen, PCC

I don't need another article or blog post about work-life balance to tell me I'm overwhelmed. Do you? The media continually reminds us that our modern lifestyle is not sustainable for a sane and satisfying life.

18 Valuable Lessons From Pursuing The Wrong Career Path

Elyse Gorman | Posted 10.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Elyse Gorman

You can learn a lesson from anything and everything life throws your way. And if you view life this way, you've always won. You're always receiving gifts. That's how I see my years spent pursuing a career path that didn't sit right with my heart. Here are 18 valuable lessons that I learned...