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The Real Reason Why 'I Can't Do What I Know I Need to Do'

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Recognizing the shadow aspects of ourselves, those parts that we have denied, disowned, or attempt to conceal from others, is a powerful step in the process of becoming a more self-accepting person, which is a pretty important aspect of any successful relationship.

How to Design Your Dream Job

Aaron Hurst | Posted 11.20.2014 | Business
Aaron Hurst

No job is a perfect fit until you take ownership of it and make it your own. Just like buying a suit, you need to tailor it to fit you. Many people, sadly, never tailor their jobs to make them fit and end up being frustrated by their job due to lack of purpose.

This Company Not Only Mandates Vacation For Its Employees, But Pays For It, Too

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 11.19.2014 | Business

As if it isn't problematic enough that the average American worker is entitled to only 10 vacation days each year, 40 percent of people don't even use...

Trusting the Crowd and the Machines

Despina Katsikakis | Posted 11.19.2014 | Business
Despina Katsikakis

The business environment of the future needs to trust people and technology and provide flexibility and choice for employees to connect with complementary skills across a network, to work together on challenges, to learn fast, unlock their passion and improve performance.

How to Attract, Retain, and Develop Millennial Employees

Josh Cline | Posted 11.18.2014 | Business
Josh Cline

Figuring out how to work with the "Millennial" generation has often been a pain point for me at my strategic marketing and PR firm. The reason comes from the different experiences between millennials and those, like me, who were born in the 1970s or earlier.

3 Tips For Finding The Elusive Good Night's Sleep

Amol Sarva | Posted 11.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Amol Sarva

The first thing you have to ask yourself is whether you have actually tried any of the tips that you have read, let alone performed them over a period of time where you could observe whether there was any effect or not.

Does a Degree Equal Talent?

Amber Aziza | Posted 11.17.2014 | Business
Amber Aziza

The other day I witnessed an intense debate about the importance of having a college degree.

I Burnt Out at 15

Madeline Hill | Posted 11.14.2014 | Women
Madeline Hill

Burning out at 15 is not what they talk about in the coming-of-age movies. It is not the common gossip at lockers and is not the topic that rules Friday night sleepovers. That is how it should be, though. Not just for teenagers, but for everyone.

What Does Working for Your Worth Look Like?

Sarah McCartan | Posted 11.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Sarah McCartan

Since electing to do freelance creative work full-time this year, I've found several processes and practices to be incredibly valuable. If you find yourself in any realm of self-employment, perhaps these offer you some insights, or if nothing else, serve as positive affirmation.

Work: Death by Audio (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 11.14.2014 | Arts
Crane.tv

"We create really crazy sounds that people wouldn't be able to get anywhere else, because we build things that are maybe illegal for the electronics market," admits Ackermann.

18 Ways To Use The Internet To Make Life Just A Little Bit Better

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 11.13.2014 | Technology

Sometimes it seems like technology just overcomplicates everything, instead of making our lives easier. But some Internet tools really do simplify ...

'What Do You Do?' How to Deal With a Stay-at-Home Mom's Most Dreaded Question

Reem Kassis | Posted 11.11.2014 | Women
Reem Kassis

The next time I find myself about to label or judge, I will take a step back and remember this woman's answer. I will remember the kind of world I want my daughter to grow up in and I will play my part in creating that world.

10 Things I Wish I Knew at Age 22 About Work

Cliff Hsia | Posted 11.11.2014 | College
Cliff Hsia

From these experiences, I've come away with 10 lessons about work and the corporate world that I wish I could have known when I had graduated college at age 22. Ultimately, it's my hope that you are able to do the work that you were created to do, no matter what stage of life you are in.

How to Handle Drama in the Workplace (VIDEO)

Jimmy Fowlie | Posted 11.15.2014 | Gay Voices
Jimmy Fowlie

2014-11-10-20141108gogoboyfightpicsmall.jpgIn Episode 6 of Go-Go Boy Interrupted, Danny Carter makes a triumphant return to his old club on a probationary period, but what he finds out changes everything.

Why We Meditate at Work

Megan Larsen | Posted 11.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Megan Larsen

In the early days there were only three full-time employees, and two of us would meditate at work each afternoon. One day the third employee came in to my office and said, "I want what you have! I want to know more about this meditation you do, can I learn?"

5 (New) Reasons Why Mitt Romney Should Enter the 2016 Race

David Bradford | Posted 11.06.2014 | Politics
David Bradford

Whether or not you voted for Romney in 2012 (and even whether you like Mitt personally or not), I believe he would make a remarkable president. As...

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.

5 Essential Tools for When You're Working from a Remote Location

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 11.04.2014 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Learning to work from anywhere you like isn't as difficult as it sounds. Learning to handle clients from a remote location isn't really all that hard, and once you get past that, you truly can work from anywhere you like.

4 Things to Consider When Choosing an Interview Outfit

Amber Aziza | Posted 11.03.2014 | Business
Amber Aziza

Remember, an interview is like a first date; they may remember what you wear, but they'll most likely most remember what you said and how you carried yourself. An amazing outfit is just the icing on the interview cake.

Lights Go on Part XXX -- Fresh Breath, Family and Change

Thomas Bähler | Posted 11.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

So, what do I write about  when I haven't got time to brush my teeth? Fresh breath? I don't think so. I'm flying back to NYC this afternoon after...

Turn Money Tricks Into Treats

Soul Dancer | Posted 10.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Soul Dancer

This holiday season, watch out for money tricks! Halloween isn't the only time of the year where we're tricked into spending money on things we know ...

Lights Go on Part XXIX: Teamwork

Thomas Bähler | Posted 10.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

Right now I am in the midst of observing a philosophy turned formula being born to share with people everywhere. It is both daunting and exhilarating...

The Seemingly-Virtuous, Often-Dangerous Word We All Use

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 10.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

I'll get all set and all comfy... and then that bright, glaring sunshine busts through the curtains, makes its way across the floor and lands squarely on my conscience, convincing me that I'm lazy for not basking in it.

Start Asking for It

Jordan Dansky | Posted 10.27.2014 | College
Jordan Dansky

You need to ask for it. You need to be a little more confident and take a little more risks. You need to shoot a little higher with your goals and aspirations. No one is just going to give you something you want -- especially if they have no idea you want it!

Working Hard or Hardly Working?

Anneli Lucia Tostar | Posted 10.27.2014 | College
Anneli Lucia Tostar

I am by no means qualified to suggest an institutional fix for our country's socioeconomic inequalities. I am, however, suggesting that we be grateful for those whose hard work is not intellectual and acknowledge the social constructions behind our presumptions of labor.