Laura Vanderkam

  • 168 Hours To A Career Breakthrough. Yes, You. Yes, Now.

    168 Hours To A Career Breakthrough. Yes, You. Yes, Now.

    During troubled economic times, we usually focus on people who are out of work. But that's not the only labor market problem a lousy economy causes. Because new jobs are hard to come by, people stay in jobs that aren't getting them anywhere or that they've outgrown. As a result, it's easy to feel stuck. Continue Reading

  • Unexpected Traps To Part-Time Jobs

    Unexpected Traps To Part-Time Jobs

    When I was writing a book on time management several years ago, I had dozens of people keep logs of their time. Paula, a Nashville mom of a preschooler who was also launching her own business, requested a time makeover. Her husband is an airline pilot, so he was often on the road. She was feeling like she... Continue Reading