The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.
Managing a major project at work can be a huge undertaking. And if it's your first time in that sort of position, it can be nerve-wracking as well. If you're a project-management newbie, here are a few
What do people want out of work? More than money, more than benefits, much more than job security, a recent survey says, they want to be treated with respect. If that sounds like you, how can you increase
I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a
One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs. It's one thing to be good
When your business is small and your challenges are big, success depends on your willingness to keep putting one foot in front of the other. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.
Down through the years, some startups really struck gold. When Accel Partners invested $14.8 million in a website called “thefacebook.com” back in 2005, they made a return of $5.6 billion – 378 times original
We hardly ever think about it, but a leader's words are a powerful means for motivating people at work. But where do you start with what to say, or even how to say things that will inspire? According Dr.
Nearly 70 percent of CEOs now recognize culture as one of the greatest sources of competitive advantage. Whereas company processes, technology, and strategy can be copied, an organization's DNA cannot
According to national averages, we waste at least a half an hour at work every day browsing the internet. These disruptions actually add up to more than 30 minutes, as it takes about 24 minutes to regain
I didn't learn about emotional intelligence until well into my 30s. By that time, I had started to realize that the best leaders -- those exhibiting high levels of EQ -- typically showed more self-awareness,
At age 25, would you pursue a well-paying corporate job that makes you unhappy or a hobby that makes you happy but has no guarantee to pay the bills? originally appeared on Quora -- the place to gain share
The weekends are a time for relaxation and rejuvenation before another workweek starts. Taking time away from work helps with creativity, your mental health, and various other aspects of your well-being.
Think about the best boss you've ever had. Now, think about the kind of employee that boss valued most. Regardless of who that employee was, I think I can probably describe him or her. That's because most
Games for your future tech giant. This story was originally published on WorkingMother.com. In response to concern over kids' interest in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), companies have
Google Employees Weighed In on What Makes a Highly Effective Manager (Technical Expertise Came in Last)
Google is widely known as an advocate of data-based decision making. So, it came as no surprise when it looked to its statisticians to help decode the secret formula to effective management. After gathering
Life is full of lessons. Some lessons are learned in an instant--like when you touch a hot stove. Others take time to fully understand--for example, what it truly means to be in love. But regardless of
You work hard to find, interview, and hire the right employees. They have great skills, great experience, and great attitude. So once they're hired and in the door, all you need to do is set them loose,
When I was growing up, my father would always tell the story of how, in his pre-child days, he vowed never to tell his kids "Because I said so." Having hated the phrase himself, he promised himself he
Do you ever stop to consider what it means to think openly? Wasn’t that your basic education at school and what your parents told you to do? Whatever happened to that? The question is important because
Entrepreneurship is a juggling act. For every benefit of being your own boss, there are a handful of challenges that come with such free-floating territory. Not having a 9-to-5 often means suddenly working
Anyone is capable of becoming a leader, but not everyone is cut out for leadership. That doesn't mean they're less capable of making an important contribution, just that they bring a different set of to
Over the years, I've consistently fielded the same question: How do I get paid what I'm worth? It is a good question. It's one we should all ask more often. How do I get paid what I'm worth? It's No Secret: