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3 Reasons You Deserve to be Happy at Work

On Monday, I published an article on a controversial topic -- You Will Never Find Work/Life Balance. So many of us have grown up trying to perfectly split our time at the office and outside it with friends and family. It's an impossibility. So, I suggested that we should forget about it and focus …

How To Find Your Passion in 6 Steps - Natalie Bacon

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.<p>– Mark Twain<p>Life doesn’t always go as planned.<p>BUT (and …

Self-improvement

8 Things To Remember If You Want To Find Your Dream Jobs

Around 70% of people hate their jobs. So how do we break out of this to achieve our ideal lives? An 8-step pathway toward our dream jobs is a nice …

Careers and Giftedness: Where Will You Thrive?

In two previous posts I discussed career decision-making and traits of gifted workers. In my next three posts, we're going to look at 10 tips for …

7 daily habits that can make you more successful at work

This includes what you do before and after work, as well as during your workdays.<p>Here are seven daily habits that, if practiced regularly, can boost your success at work:<p>Sometimes, in an effort to be perfect, we channel valuable time and energy into trying to get good at things that aren't part of …

Entrepreneurship, Startup Companies and Business Philosophy

Military veterans fare well in recovering job market

Bringing U.S. troops back home from far-flung conflicts takes them out of harm's way. But it also sends many looking for a new job.<p>As the drawdown of …

'ILookLikeAnEngineer' Hashtag Helping Women Break Job Market Stereotypes

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A San Francisco woman is helping break the stereotypes about tech workers with a hashtag #ILookLikeAnEngineer that she …

3 Crucial Friendship Habits That Accelerate Your Career

The smartest thing I ever did in college was immediately befriend three classmates whose passion for learning was as strong as mine.<p>All three of us …

3 Career Development Tips That Will Get You Ahead Of The Competition

Whether you are on the verge of graduating or you have other plans to join (or re-join) the workforce, you need to look for ways to efficiently and …

Your LinkedIn Profile Sucks... Here's How to Fix That

Almost everyone, including college students and entry-level professionals, now realizes that a presence on LinkedIn is a mandatory element of career …

6 Steps To Kickstart Your Career As A College Freshman

So, you and your parents have just invested a significant amount of money for your college education. As a freshman, what can you do to make sure you …

Steps to Create a Career Development Plan

A Career Path Is Crucial to Guide Employee Development<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Share<br>• Email<p>Updated September 17, 2017<p>The Society for Human Resource Management …

8 Coaching questions to create a career development plan.

Whether you are an entrepreneur, a manager or an ambitious professional; you will want to get the most possible from your career. To do this you need …

Why Learning is the New Career Development

Given that organizational structures continue to flatten, boomers continue to work, and new entrants to the workforce continue to redefine what …

Looking at the Skills Gap from a Job Seeker’s Perspective

As HR professionals and/or members of the recruiting industry, we’ve all heard about the skills gap: the idea that employers are having a hell of a …

9 Steps To Banish Insecurity And Develop Self-Confidence

Have you ever felt like you’re stuck in a job you don’t like and can’t seem to get yourself out of the situation? That’s what happened to a reader, who felt that her lack of self-confidence was holding her back.<p><b>Question from a Reader:</b> “How can I gain self-confidence? I’m smart and intelligent, I …

Employment

Social Media Marketing for Universities – Should You Use It?

Can universities actually feel the benefits of social media marketing? It seems that most are relying on their past successes and reputation in …

3 Ways That Higher Ed Will Look Different in 2025

Improved learning, nicer campuses and classrooms, and greater postsecondary inequality.

14 Signs Of People Who Advance Rapidly In Their Careers

Learn how to climb the ladder of success by working smart and strategically using these 14 skills of people who advance rapidly in their careers.

Career Development