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Why Women Lawyers Leave

Suzanne Grossman | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business
Suzanne Grossman

It's hard to understand why someone would consider walking away from a high salary in such a well-respected profession. Yet this group of women attorneys is one of the most well qualified to explain why money doesn't buy happiness.

Do You Want to Be a World Changer?

Maria Portas | Posted 04.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Portas

Everyone seems to think that for change to occur, it has to be something outside of us that needs to happen. That only someone greater than yourself can really make a huge difference in the world.

Finally, How to Live Your Dreams: Become an Unstoppable Warrior for Your Life's Work and Desires

Tama Kieves | Posted 04.03.2014 | Business
Tama Kieves

The question I hear most as a career/success coach is how do I live my dreams? It's not about "sensible" actions. It's about irrational desire. I don't want my clients just taking actions. I want them taking inspired actions. That means it's all about the mojo.

5 Ways To Work A Room Like You Own The Place

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 03.24.2014 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Despite dramatic changes in job searching due to today's technology, one thing remains the same: people get people jobs! Studies remain fairly consistent showing that a minimum of 75 percent of positions is obtained by way of personal referral.

WATCH: The Moment I Decided To Leave My Six-Figure Job To Pursue The Creative Life

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.19.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Steve Belanger, a former vice president at Time Inc. and now the host of "The Gamut with Steve Belanger," joined HuffPost Live to share why he left hi...

12 Secrets From People Who Found Their Own Paths To Success

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living

At one point or another, most of us will arrive at a moment that forces us to take a good, hard look at our careers, habits and relationships, and ask...

If You Can't Be in the Job You'd Love, Love the One You're With

Sophie Wade | Posted 03.13.2014 | Women
Sophie Wade

When someone is doing something they are engaged in, the quality of their work and positive energy is evident --- and these benefits can be leveraged and shared

A Jaded New Yorker Gets Surprised by Life

Lorie Eber | Posted 03.12.2014 | Fifty
Lorie Eber

Somehow, I've inadvertently embraced two concepts I'd always derided as pie-in-the-sky wishful thinking. Not only have found my "soul mate," but I've also belatedly discovered my "passion in life." Go figure.

A Modern Day Persephone

Persephone Zill | Posted 03.12.2014 | Women
Persephone Zill

My parents named me Persephone, a name that has come to bear fruit for me -- but not before I was called Per-sa-PHONE and Per-SIF-any for most of my l...

Following Your True Calling

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Photo: (cc) LiebeGaby/Flickr by guest blogger Robyn Hessinger, intuitive, medium, Reiki master, and founder of Inspired Guidance "If we wait until ...

WATCH: Why I Quit My Finance Job To Travel The World

Posted 03.10.2014 | Healthy Living

When your personal values no longer match your career, it may be a sign that it's time for a change. Annie Pfeifer discovered that her values no lo...

How Getting Laid Off Led Me to Follow My Dream

Michelle Shemilt | Posted 03.07.2014 | Women
Michelle Shemilt

I was interested in my job but not inspired by it. I made a good paycheck but was not passionate. I filled a position but not a purpose.

WATCH: The Moment I Knew I Needed To Make A Career Change

Posted 03.05.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

What do you do when you find yourself yearning for a career change, but it doesn't feel like the right time? Tarrick Grant joined HuffPost Live's C...

College Is Not Just for Kids Anymore

Marcia Y. Cantarella, Ph.D | Posted 03.05.2014 | College
Marcia Y. Cantarella, Ph.D

People think of education as something the young engage in, but education is right at any age. Changes in the workplace have meant that the skills once adequate from a high school degree are no longer the skills that will allow for advancement today.

What Energizes and Restores You: Toward Doing More of What You Love

Suzanne Grossman | Posted 03.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Suzanne Grossman

Especially during the winter months, it can be easy to get caught up in a hamster wheel of activity. I've found I lose touch with what's most important as a result. Getting clear about each of these categories has given me a sense of calm and peace and greater clarity on when to say yes or no.

Transition: Mind the Gap

Linda Rossetti | Posted 02.26.2014 | Women
Linda Rossetti

My hypothesis is that women, more frequently than men, face transition. The typical roles we serve are broader and evolve more completely based on a number of factors: Are you a parent? What are the ages of your children?

Let's Get in the Car and Drive

Sheila Blanchette | Posted 04.13.2014 | Fifty
Sheila Blanchette

Neither one of us has a tendency to dwell on the past. The mistakes we've made, the hardships that befell us. Time does not stand still, we realized neither could we.

How to Find Your Calling: 7 Beliefs to Change Right Now

Tama Kieves | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business
Tama Kieves

Unleashing your life's work is not about doing. It's about undoing all the beliefs that stand in your way. You already have an off-the-charts destiny for your life. You already have the hard-wiring to be the most exquisite version of yourself.

Linda Rossetti: Will You Join the 90 Percent?

Linda Rossetti | Posted 04.08.2014 | Women
Linda Rossetti

I'm no stranger to transition. I found myself in one in my mid-40s after pivoting from a C-suite role at a Fortune 500 company. I'd had two children within 16 months right around my 40th birthday. My job was becoming more and more out of synch with the parent and person I wanted to be.

I Love Poop

Sarah Prager | Posted 04.02.2014 | Good News
Sarah Prager

There is nothing like caring for others to take you out of your own head. I cannot bring myself to worry about making rent when I am Spiderman's sidekick (who knew he had one and that she looks just like me?).

This Can Make Or Break Your Chance At Job Search Success

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 03.30.2014 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Savvy job-seekers know that there are several ways to prepare for the job interview. Applicants must thoroughly research the company, understand the competition, and be knowledgeable as to the current conditions of the industry/field.

Why We Need To Start Putting Our Happiness First

Tai Goodwin | Posted 03.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Tai Goodwin

If you need to make a change, stop trying to talk yourself into what you really don't want. You can be grateful for what you have and want to change. Whether it's your career, your relationship, or your business, you will never be satisfied if you are being dishonest about what you really want.

So You Want to Save the World? (Part 4): Making Your Own Luck

Alex Amouyel | Posted 03.27.2014 | Impact
Alex Amouyel

Good connections in this sector, whether in your organization or across different organizations, are worth cultivating to get inside knowledge on open positions and even potentially good recommendations.

Job Strategy: The Human Side of Digital Networking

Kim Keating | Posted 03.26.2014 | Business
Kim Keating

Guest Blog by Bob Corlett of Staffing Advisors If you have not looked for a job in the past few years, your search strategy is almost certainly obsol...

Bye-Bye Retirement, Hello Life!

Eric Roberge | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Eric Roberge

What if there is no retirement? What if we don't wait until 65 to enjoy life and connect with our passions? What if the so called "Act 2" when retirees find their dream jobs doing what they love to do actually happens now when we are in our 20s, 30s and 40s?