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Make Your Resume Work For You

Your resume is a direct reflection of the work that you do. You need to make sure it shows you off in the best ways possible and accurately reflects your job responsibilities. The same goes for a cover letter. While not all businesses require a cover letter anymore, it’s a good way to let your …

Employment

5 Genius Insights to Start a Lucrative Side Hustle

Top entrepreneurs share how their first side hustles made them successful today.<p>Acorns grow into oak trees. Many successful entrepreneurs started …

Entrepreneurship

7 LinkedIn Hiring Trends That Will Change the Way You Recruit

These stats will help you bring your recruiting strategy into the 21st century.<p>Every so often, it's important to take a step back and reevaluate your organization's recruiting strategy. Even if it seems to be working well, there are new trends continually reshaping the talent landscape -- and you …

Human Resources

Five Key Things To Know About Your Audience Before You Present (If You Want To Be Successful)

Having a great presentation, knowing your stuff, and even preparing really well might still leave you short of a successful presentation if you don't know your audience well enough. Here are five key things to think about before your next presentation.<p>Here's a scenario that might feel familiar. You …

Public Speaking

Here's Why You Will Be Met With Skepticism If You're Willing To Accept A Pay Cut Or Lesser Role

<i>“Why won’t a company hire me if I offer more experience than they require?”</i><p><i>“Why won’t a firm meet with me if I earn more money and am willing to take less for the job?”</i><p>These are two questions that veteran candidates often have for me. Unfortunately, they never like my response—though it comes from …

Employment

15 Vegan Lunches to Bring to Your Summer Internship that are NOT Mason Jar Salads

Because it's hard to eat out of a glass jar, tbh<p>June 13, 2018<p>Mason jars may be trendy and cute, but they had their moment in 2014. And then in 2015 …

Healthy Eating

99 Percent of Job Seekers Fail to Answer "Why Do You Want This Job" Correctly. Here's Why

An innocent response could cost you the job.<p>As a career coach, I work with people every day on interview preparation. Interviews are a form of public speaking. 99 percent of people fear public speaking more than death. Thus, it's no wonder interviews unnerve my clients. Not only do we go over all …

Employment

The Surprising History Of Old-Timey Swahili Postcards

The photos are mostly of women, decked in elaborate clothing and jewelry, wearing serious or playful or romantic expressions. Many of the images have been colorized — hand-painted to bring ruby lips, golden pendants, emerald chairs to life.<p>These portraits were captured in photography studios …

Art

There's No 'Perfect' Age For Success In Entrepreneurship

I run into aspiring entrepreneurs all the time, and when we start discussing the hurdles they face, the same barriers consistently come up. They say that they’re afraid they’re too young, too old, don’t have enough time, don’t have enough money, don’t know where to start, etc. The list goes on and …

Entrepreneurship

Negotiating A Six-Figure Salary Helped This 35-Year-Old Pay Off $40,000 In Debt

<i>In our series</i> <b>My Salary Story</b><i>, women with long-term career experience open up about the most intimate details of their jobs: compensation. It’s an</i> …

Career Development

$0 to $1,000 in a Day: How to Build an Ecommerce Business That Could Make You Millions

For our first video in the series $0 to $1,000, ecommerce expert Trevor Chapman chats about the type of site you need, the basics you must have before you launch and how to use email the right way.<p>1 min read<p>Before you can run, you need to learn how to walk. The same logic goes for building a …

eCommerce

The Richest Self-Made Woman In Real Estate Shares Her Best Advice

How did Dottie Herman become the richest self-made woman in real estate?<p>As CEO of Douglas Elliman, Herman sits at the helm of one of the nation’s oldest and largest real estate brokerage firms with approximately $27.4 billion in annual sales volume and 7,000 real estate agents.<p>From her roots as a …

Real Estate

10 Truths to Keep You Going When Everything Goes Wrong

<i>“Today, on my forty-seventh birthday, I reread the suicide note I wrote on my twenty-seventh birthday about two minutes before my girlfriend, Carol,</i> …

Self-improvement

What it's like to have a baby after 45

Brigitte Nielsen announced this week that she’s pregnant at 54. Senator Tammy Duckworth recently gave birth to daughter Maile a month after she turned 50. Janet Jackson also had a child at 50. So did singer/songwriter Sophie B. Hawkins. Supermodel Iman had daughter Alexandria when she was …

Pregnancy

How to barely hang on as an introvert in the corporate world

As an introvert, you may think it’s impossible for you to rise to the top of the corporate ladder above the shoutiest of shouters. You may be right. …

Empathy

6 Globally Successful Female Entrepreneurs Who Started Out Late in Life

These supremely successful businesswomen prove that age really is just a number.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the modern world of global commerce, youth is often seen as the key to success in business -- with the idea that younger generations can bring …

Women Entrepreneurs

35 Places Every Woman Should Visit — By Herself

Doing things alone can be immensely therapeutic: A solo meal can help you really appreciate food; a solitary walk can be a rare opportunity to think; …

European Travel

This Is the Best Park in Every U.S. State

And how much it costs to visit.<p>This summer, get yourself, your family, or even your pet outdoors and explore the hidden natural wonders in your own …

National Parks

A Guide to the Surprising Side Hustle That Can Help You Build Long-Term Wealth

Ask yourself these questions to build yourself a profitable empire.<p>Some of the wealthiest people I know made their money in real estate.<p>They didn't start out big. They started by buying one small property or project, and then after the first came a second, and so on.<p>I personally didn't start …

Real Estate

10 unmistakable habits of irresistible people

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few — the good …

Self-help

5 Tips For Building An International Business On A Budget

Ten years ago a business like mine would not have been possible. I run a startup that relies on farmers in some of the poorest, most remote places on the planet. At any given moment my phone is likely to be full of messages from Ghana, Nicaragua or Benin. While most companies wait to expand …

Google Hangout

Royal Wedding: Read the Stirring Sermon by Most Rev. Michael Curry

“Dr. King was right: ‘We must discover the power of love, the redemptive power of love. And when we discover that, we will be able to make of this old world a new world. Love is the only way.’”<p>Immediately after the <b>Most Reverend Michael Curry</b> concluded his sermon, delivered with an energy and …

Royal Weddings

Who is Michael Curry, the royal wedding preacher who stole the show at the ceremony?

If the sheer magnitude of the occasion, the unpredictability of the page boys and the vague possibility an uninvited Markle might have smashed through a stained-glass window weren’t enough to keep the congregation sharp in St George’s Chapel, one moment was sure to wake royal wedding guests up: The …

Royal Weddings

The 14 Most Beautiful Cities in the U.S. Will Take Your Breath Away

We're huge fans of international travel. London, Paris, Hong Kong, Rome, Rio, Tokyo, Tel Aviv… These are just some of the faraway destinations …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Meet The Refugee Sisters Behind Some Of Hollywood's Most Exclusive Parties

For sisters Miatta David Johnson and Massah David, their long migration to Hollywood originated from an atmosphere of terror and uncertainty. Descending from a family of Liberian political leaders who suffered enormously from a bloody paramilitary coup that deposed the national government in April …

Dow Jones

15 Delicious Ways To Turn Zucchini Into A Hearty Meal

All I'm saying is if Bubba Gump was a vegetarian, he would be all about zucchini.

Boost your resume with cyber security training — currently 98% off

Hackers are becoming more and more cunning with their exploits. The only way that the biggest companies in high tech can keep up their security is by …

How to Kick Start Your Startup

A five-step guide of what to do before sitting on the entrepreneur's seat<p>5 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Before evaluating your SWOT analysis, several months prior to creating …

66 Things You Can Grow At Home In Containers

Growing your own food is exciting, not only because you get to see things grow from nothing into ready-to-eat fruits and veggies, but you also don’t …

Top 10 Moneymaking Apps You Need to Download Now

These moneymaking apps won't make you rich but can earn you some respectable extra pocket money with little effort.<p>12 min read<p>Apps that can make you money? It sounds too good to be true, but moneymaking apps do actually exist. While these apps won’t make you rich, they can earn you some respectable …