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How to Recover from Toxic Work Environments

There are bad bosses, and then there are abusive, inhuman, horrible bosses. We’ve all surely dealt with work drama before, but sometimes those …

2 questions to ask at the end of every job interview if you want to stand out

If you want a second thing, it's to know whether or not you want to work there — do you like the people, the culture, and everything else about this office?<p>What <i>not</i> to do in an interview<p>Most people undermine both goals by trying to show off. Telling an interviewer about your features feels like it …

7 Tips on How to Meditate for Beginners

Congratulations. If you are here, we are sure you are on the right path to energy healing and great health benefits. Looking to begin is always step …

15 Yoga Poses for Stress Relief

Yoga can help you cope with stress and improve overall health and satisfaction with life. In a national survey, over 85 percent of people who did yoga reported that it helped them relieve stress. Exercise is a very useful way to relieve stress, but yoga is different from spinning class or a gym …

5 Simple Stretches That Release Tension In Your Neck, Back, And Legs

Yoga

What Hiring Managers Wish You Knew About Applying for a Job

Hiring managers play a critical role in deciding which job applicants to interview, the details of the job offer, and whom to hire. So if we should …

Hire a Top Performer Every Time with These Interview Questions

Koru CEO Kristen Hamilton helps hundreds of people hire and get hired every year. These are the traits she knows translate into excellent performance …

12 Yoga Poses You Can Do at Work

<i>Contributor: Judi Bar, E-RYT 500, Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute</i>Afternoon slump? Stressed over your workload? Take a few minutes for yoga at the …

Questions to Ask During an Interview

By now you know that what you ask in an interview is just as important as the resume points you've prepared. But if you're running short on time and can't get through this list of 15 super-smart questions, there's one you shouldn't skip.<p>According to Becca Brown—the cofounder of Solemates, a brand …

Employment

How Learning to Read Led Slaves to Freedom

<i>This post is in partnership with History Today. The article below was originally published at HistoryToday.com.</i><p>As the dust settled and libertarian …

Black History

Five ways to tell if your job prospect is lying to you

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>It is becoming increasingly difficult for companies to hire …

The 15-Step Guide to Acing Any Job Interview

You’ve made it past the resume robots and the critical eyes of the recruiter to land an in-person interview. This is your chance — perhaps your <i>one</i> …

Invisible woman: What to wear to work in midlife

I’ve always been pretty robust about my age, but then it didn’t used to be such a big number (I’m now 59). I’ve become a little sensitive now, though, as I’m working in tech, where the average age is twentysomething. I run a startup and I work Mondays in the Google Cafe in “trendy Shoreditch”, and …

Middle Age

Does Job Interview Dress Code Still Matter?

In today’s office environment, it is increasingly common to see office managers abiding a lax dress policy, employees taking advantage of the right …

Employment

Job Search 50: 4 Ways to Overcome the Overqualified Objection

As a job-seeker over 50, you have likely faced one of the most frustrating aspects of looking for work: being told that you are overqualified for the position. This point is used as a common excuse to overlook mature applicants in favor of their younger counterparts. Too often employers consider …

Résumé and interview tips for older job hunters

Getting back into the job market after years, or even decades, is daunting. If the last time you updated your résumé was on a typewriter, there are a few things you really need to know to be ready to sell yourself in today's market.<p>Kerry Hannon — jobs expert at AARP and the author of <i>Great Jobs for</i> …

Employment

5 Things To Take With You To A Job Interview

By Amy @BubbleJobs<p>When it comes to job interviews, there’s always a lot to remember. From your perfect rehearsed answers for some of the most common …

Employment

7 interview questions that determine emotional intelligence

Selecting informative interview questions can be a key factor in finding the right employees — as well as weeding out the ones that won't fit. A candidate's answers can be telling.<p>While different companies embody various values and cultures, success in the workplace is strongly influenced by a …

17 Interview Questions You Must Be Able To Answer

<i>"To be prepared is half the victory"</i> - Miguel De Cervantes<p><b>A large part of your success at job interviews comes down to the ammount and type of</b> …

Can’t Find A Job? Do You Know Why?

Growth, evolution, changes. Technology may be a wonderful thing, but it has negative elements—especially if you’re in transition and looking for a …

Obama at African Summit: Racism Is 'Infuriating,' 'I Have No Patience for It'

Taking LinkedIn Pulse From Good To Great

Every smart business understands the critical importance of social listening in today's fast evolving mobile and digital world. This is especially …

Can News of Police Violence Cause PTSD in the Black Community?

Recent studies claim that violence in the news can lead to PTSD for viewers, so we asked a psychology professor what kind of psychological harm police brutality may be causing the black community at large.<p><b>Check out more VICE coverage of the police:</b><p><b>Young, Black, Trans, Arrested: How Women Like</b> …

How to Bounce Back From Failure #MondayMotivation

“Failure is so important. We speak about success all the time. It is the ability to resist failure or use failure that often leads to greater …

Build Confidence For Job Interviews

Confidence is key to a lot of things in life. Showing that you believe in yourself and trust yourself matters and it can help you the land job of …

5 Things You Should Never Do While Waiting to Hear Back About a Job

Your job interview went great, and the employer said you'd hear something soon. But it's been a week, your phone hasn't rung, and you're getting …

10 LinkedIn Secrets You Didn’t Know

Why do people so eagerly use LinkedIn? It’s a large-scale question given that nowadays we have loads of social networks with millions of users. So, I …