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  • How To Get A Promotion By The End Of The Year

    How To Get A Promotion By The End Of The Year

    Moving on up. It's the American way. But are you sure you want to? Some people keep getting promotions or higher-level clients until they reach their level of incompetence. And some devotees of work-life balance would rather be just B players in exchange for personal time. The fact is, up isn't the only way. In... Continue Reading

  • One Way Women Make Superior Workers

    One Way Women Make Superior Workers

    By Stephanie Gaspary, director of social strategy and creative services, CareerBuilder According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' data book on women in the labor force, women have made significant progress in the areas of educational achievement and earnings over the past 40 years. Labor-force participation... Continue Reading

  • 5 Surprising Ways To Be Happier At Work

    5 Surprising Ways To Be Happier At Work

    By Ashley Lutz Srikumar S. Rao is the author of self-help books like "Happiness at Work: Be Resilient, Motivated, and Successful -- No Matter What." He sent us five tips from his book "Are You Ready to Succeed? Unconventional Strategies to Achieving Personal Mastery in Business and Life." The book explores... Continue Reading

  • How To Get A Promotion: 4 Tips

    How To Get A Promotion: 4 Tips

    It can be nerve-wracking to approach your boss about such a tentative topic, so it's best to go into the process prepared. Continue Reading

  • The Constant Learner: 7 Steps To Enhance Your Career

    The Constant Learner: 7 Steps To Enhance Your Career

    It's back to school time, and as people agonize over jeans washes, the coolest color of Tom's shoes and de rigueur data appliances, I thought about all the unemployed people and all the under-employed people. Continue Reading