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Everything You Need To Know About Coffee At Work

Everything You Need To Know About Coffee At Work

No matter what you do in the working world, coffee typically plays a part. Eleven things you need to know. Read More »

Sample Resume For A Career Changer

Sample Resume For A Career Changer

Lisa Marshall wanted to get out of the mortgage industry, and into a different finance-related role. Check out her new resume. Read More »

Why 'Follow Your Passion' Is The Worst Career Advice

Why 'Follow Your Passion' Is The Worst Career Advice

Studies show that there is no perfect position waiting for you. People who are most satisfied with their work take these 3 steps. Read More »

5 Tell-Tale Signs That Your Co-Workers Are Dating

5 Tell-Tale Signs That Your Co-Workers Are Dating

By Charyn Pfeuffer, PayScale That "will they or won't they" tension can be palpable in the workplace. Although Jim Halpert and Pam Beesley of the hit series, "The Office" have done their best to bring the co-worker-with-benefits scenario to the mainstream, many companies (and fellow workers) still frown upon... Read More »

How Being A Motel Maid Helped Me Become Successful

How Being A Motel Maid Helped Me Become Successful

Jennifer Openshaw, a personal finance expert and author, explains here how her experience being a motel maid at age 15 transformed her and what she thinks people everywhere need to do to put themselves on a path for success. By Jennifer Openshaw My experience as a young girl of what the term "work ethic"... Read More »

Jobs For Life Don't Exist: How To Achieve True Job Security Anyway

Jobs For Life Don't Exist: How To Achieve True Job Security Anyway

By Maynard Webb For the first decade of my career, I was the quintessential company man. I thought I would be a "lifer." I followed the path of the corporate hierarchy and moved three times for my employer, IBM. I was rewarded for my loyalty and tenure with promotions, picnics, and silver spoons when my... Read More »

10 Things Bosses Wish They Could Tell Employees

10 Things Bosses Wish They Could Tell Employees

By Jeff Haden Even if you're a remarkable boss there's a lot you don't know about your employees. There's also a lot that employees don't know about you. Read More »

FlexJobs: Yes, They Do Exist ... Thanks to This Woman

FlexJobs: Yes, They Do Exist ... Thanks to This Woman

By Cheryl Lock, LearnVest.com When Sara Sutton Fell began her search in 2006 for a flexible, professional job that would allow her to grow in her career and be a good mother, she came to a realization that would change her life: Flexible work was hard to come by. Read More »

Dealing With Mean Girls In Your Office? You're Not Alone

Dealing With Mean Girls In Your Office? You're Not Alone

By Katherine Crowley Are women in the office really meaner than the men? As workplace relationship experts (and women), my colleague Kathi Elster and I wanted to uncover whether the "mean girl" label was just another toxic stereotype, an example of women being judged more harshly than men for the same... Read More »

How Much Email Is Too Much? [Infographic]

How Much Email Is Too Much? [Infographic]

By Master-Degree-Online.com Many companies and employees consider email the lifeblood of work productivity. They check it repeatedly while they are at the office. And, thanks to mobile technology, many employees check emails where ever they happen to be -- on vacation, at parties, even from the bathroom. Read More »

LinkedIn Founder Reid Hoffman Explains How to Achieve Your Dream

LinkedIn Founder Reid Hoffman Explains How to Achieve Your Dream

By Reid Hoffman This post originally appeared on LinkedIn. Follow Reid on LinkedIn. The best-selling career book of all time goes by the whimsical name What Color Is Your Parachute? But when it comes to charting a career plan, that's the wrong question. What you should be asking yourself is whether your... Read More »

5 Ridiculously Easy Ways To Be Happy At Work

5 Ridiculously Easy Ways To Be Happy At Work

By Alexander Kjerulf The words we use to talk about work can be revealing. In Denmark, we say: arbejdsglaede. Which means literally happiness (glaede) at work (arbejde). This word exists in other Nordic cultures -- but nowhere else on the planet. (The Japanese instead have the word Karoshi which means "Death... Read More »

Confessions Of A Military Spouse: At Times 'Incapacitated With Sadness'

Confessions Of A Military Spouse: At Times 'Incapacitated With Sadness'

By Molly Blake In April 2011, a young Army wife posted a chilling comment on her blog that began, "If you are reading this, you should know that I'm dead." The 27-year-old woman continued, "at least I hope I'm dead ... it would be awful to fail at your own suicide." The woman reportedly received treatment... Read More »

Cosmopolitan Magazine Editor Kate White: My Weirdest Days At Work

Cosmopolitan Magazine Editor Kate White: My Weirdest Days At Work

By Kate White Did you ever see that fun, wacky '90s television show called "Just Shoot Me"? It was all about working at Blush, a fictional women's magazine. One day I noticed that the set and props were very similar to stuff we had at Cosmopolitan. When I asked my entertainment director about it, she said... Read More »

The Inane And Insane Interview Questions -- and How to Answer Them

The Inane And Insane Interview Questions -- and How to Answer Them

What flavor would you be if you were a salad dressing? Find out how to answer questions like these and what other common curveball questions interviewers use. Read More »

Worst Employers To Work For

Worst Employers To Work For

Looking for a job after military service? AOL Jobs is republishing some articles to help veterans in their job hunt. This story is one of our best career advice stories. By 24/7 Wall Street, Introduction by Jake Thiewes Countless companies promote themselves as "great places to work" -- on their own... Read More »

Best Seasonal Jobs for Older Workers

Best Seasonal Jobs for Older Workers

By Caitlin Walsh, TheStreet As the holiday shopping season approaches, retailers hire more seasonal employees to keep up with the crowds. It's not just the traditional sales cashier positions that are in demand; possible holiday jobs include everything from Santa Claus impersonator to home holiday decorator... Read More »

A Year After Steve Jobs' Death: 8 Career Lessons

A Year After Steve Jobs' Death: 8 Career Lessons

By Nancy Keene I had a ringside seat during the ramp-up of the personal computer industry -- serving as public relations counsel to CEOs and entrepreneurs who were re-inventing the way we would do business in the modern world. A pretty heady experience this was for me, as a young, non-engineering female, not... Read More »

Cover Letter Tips For Veterans

Cover Letter Tips For Veterans

By Shane Christopher, Editor-in-Chief, G.I. Jobs Magazine Do you discard junk mail before fully reading it? There's a pretty simple and logical reason for this: Most marketing is bad marketing. Read More »

10 Best Jobs You Can Get Without A College Degree

10 Best Jobs You Can Get Without A College Degree

By Kaitlin Dewey, Kiplinger.com College isn't for everyone. Sure, earning a degree will improve your income potential, but skyrocketing tuition costs are a deterrent for some. Others choose not to continue their schooling for a host of reasons, from family obligations to a desire to start collecting a... Read More »

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