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How to Make the Most of a 9-to-5 Job When You’re an Entrepreneur at Heart

If you’re an entrepreneur at heart, nothing can be more frustrating than clocking in at a traditional 9–to–5 job, feeling like you’re just biding …

4 Simple Ways To Teach Your Kids About Money

When I was in first grade, I had a terrible time understanding the unit on money and the concepts of counting and calculating change. I can remember …

10 Ways you can model the success of millionaire entrepreneurs

Share9<p>Tweet<p>Share33<p>+12<p>Shares 44<p>It’s no secret that millionaires have different habits, qualities, and ways of thinking than the average person. Those …

Five Resume Rules You'll Be Glad You Broke

Our friend Aaron had something cool happen to him last week. He got a call from a headhunter about a job that sounded like it was right up Aaron’s alley. Aaron doesn’t like his current job very much and he was thinking about starting a job search, so the recruiter’s call couldn’t have come at a …

Employment

Colleges can now figure out which students will be successful — even before classes start

By the end of some students' first two weeks in a college course, an analytical model can determine with 75% accuracy rate how well they'll end up doing.<p>But should it?<p>For the 2,200 students at community colleges and historically black universities, the Open Academic Analytics Initiative in 2014 — a …

These 10 Questions Can Foretell If You'll Be Successful In Life

Success isn’t limited to just how far you’ve climbed up the corporate ladder, but other aspects of your life, too, such as instilling a healthy …

Millennials Paving The Way: Tiffany Pham Has Built An Award-Winning Digital Platform For Women

<i>This is the seventh post in my series, Millennials Paving The Way, highlighting today's brightest Millennials who are empowering future generations to become change makers.</i><p>I spoke with Tiffany Pham, Founder and CEO of Mogul, an award-winning digital platform for women about how she was able to …

5 Steps to Make the Law of Attraction Work for You

You're reading 5 Steps to Make the Law of Attraction Work for You, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're …

How to negotiate your first salary, according to a Harvard Law professor

It’s no secret that many of today’s young people could use a little more money in their pockets. Between student loan payments, sluggish wages and …

Employment

How to Tell a Cohesive Career Story When You’ve Done a Little Bit of Everything

A decade ago, if you looked at my resume, it would just look like I’d thrown random job titles on a page. I’d done so many different things that it …

The Resume Is Dying, and This Is What's Next

Our online identities have gotten more sophisticated, but the conventions of a job search haven't kept pace.<p><i>What are viable alternatives to résumés? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Sarah</b> …

Résumés

27 Most Common Job Interview Questions and Answers

Want to know (or use) some of the most common interview questions and answers? Here's a comprehensive list, along with some of the best answers.<p>While some job interviewers take a fairly unusual approach to interview questions, most job interviews involve an exchange of common interview questions …

Employment

8 Must-Make Carrot Recipes For Spring

Sweet and crunchy, carrots are a delicious sign of spring. They're also one of the most versatile veggies in the kitchen: you can snack on them raw, roast them for a side dish, purée them into a soup, shred them into a salad or bake them into muffins and cake.<p><b>1. French Grated Carrot Salad with</b> …

5 Books That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Sometimes, all you need is a reminder of where you're headed.<p>I am an avid reader. I read because there is so much incredible material out there to learn from, but I also read to stay inspired. In the same way movies and YouTube montages and podcasts inspire, books can have a tremendous impact on …

Motivation

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

20 free tools for entrepreneurs

Starting a business is hard when you don’t have the right tools. There are plenty of free tools in the market that promise to make your life easy. …

Google Analytics

The Best Productivity Apps To Improve Efficiency At Work

In business, everyone’s always looking for ways to be more productive and improve efficiency. There are various personal changes we can make to …

Apps

The Best Inspirational Quotes Ever, Yes EVER!

Inspirational quotes, are you into them or not? Take a minute to think about it. Just the other day I was asked what I thought about inspirational …

8 Ways to Create the Discipline Habit

Contributor<p>Psychologist, Author, Speaker<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Discipline is the greatest obstacle in preventing most people from achieving the levels of success they desire. Take a moment to process that if you had the discipline to do everything you knew you …

Time Management

10 Reasons You Didn't Get That Job

I interview a lot of millennials for jobs and I hire only a tiny fraction of them. Here's why you're getting passed up for someone else.<p><i>The infamous job hunt poses great difficulty for most people, especially recent college graduates. With increasing competition it's hard to stand out as the ideal</i> …

The Best Companies For Work-Life Balance

As Americans in many industries increasingly work longer hours than previous generations and technology continues to facilitate the seepage of work life into home life, companies that prioritize their employees’ work-life balance become increasingly attractive.<p>To determine where someone who wants a …

Work-life Balance

Six Characteristics Define 21st Century Leadership

As President for the Americas and European Union Region, Odilon Almeida is responsible for Western Union’s business across 98 countries, encompassing all the companies’ products and services in three macro regions: North America, Latin America and Caribbean and the European Union. Like many who …