Valerie Turkson

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17 things you should never put on your résumé

They don't have the time or resources to review each one closely, so they spend approximately six seconds on their initial "fit/no fit" decision.<p>You may be <i>perfect</i> for the job, but if your résumé has just one typo, if it's formatted poorly, or you use the wrong font, it could easily end up in the …

Employment

10 Rules Of Success Andrew Carnegie Used To Become Incredibly Rich

At the height of his power, he was approached by a young journalist named Napoleon Hill who was interested in telling the stories of successful people.<p>Carnegie saw a special drive in Hill and in 1908 decided that Hill would document all of the strategies that made him a legendary businessman and …

Success

Tony Robbins shares 5 ways to get rich faster

In his new book, "Money: Master The Game," Tony Robbins shares five core strategies for achieving your financial goals faster.<p>Any one of them will put more cash on your personal balance sheet, but if you tackle several at once, "you'll be unstoppable," he says.<p>Saving is not exactly sexy, but it's a …

Income Tax

A Morgan Stanley Exec Explains The Five Big Career Mistakes Young Wall Streeters Make

A 28-year veteran at Morgan Stanley is out with a book on the unique challenges young professionals face when trying to navigate the workplace.<p>After publishing her first career advice book, <i>Expect To Win</i> , Carla Harris said she encountered questions from young professionals that weren't answered, …

Morgan Stanley

The biggest mistakes Google sees in CVs

I’ve sent out hundreds of resumes over my career, applying for just about every kind of job. I’ve personally reviewed more than 20,000 resumes. And …

12 books every leader should read

I have been maintaining – and occasionally updating — a list of “Books That Every Leader Should Read” on my Work Matters blog since 2011. These are …

Risk & Reward