Career Development

Author Elizabeth White to Present in ALA JobLIST Placement & Career Development Center

The ALA JobLIST Placement & Career Development Center will host author Elizabeth White on Sunday, June 25, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. during the ALA Annual …

It Doesn't Matter How Awesome Your Company Is if You're Failing at This

Unsure how to make a great careers site? Here's how.<p>You've done everything right. You crafted the perfect job advertisement, and posted on top job boards. You've received input from the whole team on the hiring process. You've taken advantage of many features of your hiring software, like video …

Business

CP+B's Lori Senecal Leaving Agency Business

Lori Senecal, global CEO at MDC Partners’ CP+B, is departing at the end of the year, the holding company has confirmed. Senecal has indicated that …

Advertising Industry

Here Are 2 Ways You Can Convince Your Boss That You Deserve a Raise

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Startups

5 Career Advice Myths You Need to Dismiss

(Image: iStock/davidf) When professionals face challenges along their career journey, they tend to solicit advice from those who have walked similar …

Employment

Why It’s Okay if You Don’t Get a Pay Raise With Your New Job

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

Employment

Accepting Appointments for Career Counseling and Resume Review at ALA 2017 Annual Conference in Chicago

The American Library Association’s (ALA) JobLIST Placement and Career Development Center will provide complimentary career counseling sessions and …

Professional Development

What My Young Sons Taught Me About Finding True Happiness

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Henry David Thoreau

List of Careers Involving Math

Mathematics teaches problem-solving, an invaluable skill in the workplace. Careers involving math are found in almost every field, including medical, …

Mathematics

Celebrities Who Started Their Careers As Reality Stars!

Leave it to us to dig up these celebs' humble beginnings!!!<p>As a reminder that everyone has to start somewhere, we've compiled all of the Hollywood …

Celebrity Gossip

Learn how these developers are building their careers (so you can improve yours)

It’s not easy building a career in game development—heck, many don’t even know where to start. But if you’re a young game developer getting started …

Game Design

Kids Need Career Development

I know I’m a little late with a reference to “Take Our Kids to Work Day” but I believe the concept is one we should embrace year around. It’s …

Human Resources

Killer Strategies for Training and Development

Training and development is one of the most important aspect of our lives from the day we are born. We through years of schooling to train ourselves …

Human Resources

Shonda Rhimes' Success By The Numbers

A breakdwon of the TGIT showrunner's incredible success.<p>Shonda Rhimes is a media powerhouse!<p>The television producer, screenwriter and <i>The New York</i> …

Shonda Rhimes

How This Employee Blew His Boss Away on His First Day of Work

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Employment

Resist Temptation To Dish Dirt During Job Interviews

You’re on a job interview, and the hiring manager says: “Tell me what you dislike the most about your current (or previous) manager.” Uh-oh. How should you respond? Do you tell the truth about how much you detest your boss?<p>Some hiring managers will purposely ask interview candidates about the worst …

Employment

How Not Getting Your Dream Job Can Boost Your Career

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

Employment

Evaluate Your Team’s Effectiveness With AMA’s Free Assessment Quiz

As a manager, you must ensure that your team has the competencies needed to achieve business goals. But how can you take the pulse of their skills to …

Management

Facebook

<i>This post is part of our online roundtable on Black Women and the Politics of Respectability.</i><p>Black women’s visibility on television has undergone a …

Racism

The 7 Pillars of Adulting: Have You Mastered Them?

Being an adult isn't easy. The demands of balancing bills, budgets, and a busy schedule can often be downright exhausting and trying at times, to say …

Shonda Rhimes On The Lessons Her Mother Taught Her About Taking Risks

Lesson one: "Silent people never get anything."<p>Shonda Rhimes is one of the most successful women in Hollywood, and during a recent event, ESSENCE was …

Shonda Rhimes

Why Most Executives Miss the Point of Meditation

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Meditation

The Best Way to Ask for a Raise When You Work at a Startup

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Startups

Preparation: The Decisive Factor in Achieving Your Job Interview Goals [Infographic]

<i>Want to achieve your job interview goals? It all starts with preparation!</i><p>In a competitive job market, when you go to an interview you’re just one in …

Success

Griezmann walks out on interview after questions over Atleti future

Speculation over the Frenchman's future continues to intensify and the Atleti forward was unable to hide his frustration<p>Antoine Griezmann stormed away from a post-match interview after being frustrated by further questions on his Atletico Madrid future.<p><b>We are living in the Cristiano Era</b><p>The France …

Real Madrid

This ‘Easy’ Question Is One of the Hardest to Answer in a Job Interview

Sometimes it is the simplest questions that catch us the most off guard. I know several hiring managers who ask a version of the question: What makes …

Employment

8 Tips on preparing for your next interview

Phew! You’ve just been shortlisted and now they’ve called you for a job interview. Your CV impressed the company enough for you to secure a spot in …

Employment

An Administrator's Guide to the Best Teacher Interview Questions

Making a hire who doesn’t work out well is all part of learning and growing as a school administrator. The candidate may have looked perfect on …

Professional Development

Our Editor-in-Chief Cindi Leive on Turning Your Passion Into Your Dream Job

Who would you be if you'd taken a different turn or made a different choice somewhere along your life path? I mean sure, that's the central premise of the Gwyneth Paltrow romance <i>Sliding Doors,</i> but it's also a real thing many working women wonder about.<p>Laurel Pinson had always wanted to be a marine …

Employment

People Who Do These 5 Things Seem More Professional

When you’ve finished spring-cleaning that overflowing closet of yours, shift your attention beyond the sweater you’re ready to part ways with. “You …

Employment