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Career Advice That Is Outdated Or Just Plain Wrong

Career Advice That Is Outdated Or Just Plain Wrong

Wisdom or wis-dumb?

You've likely been advised of all or most of these fallacies. Truth is, everyone's professional makeup is different. Read More »

Soft Skill: Work Ethic

Soft Skill: Work Ethic

Back in my day, they didn't give us free energy bars!

What is work ethic? AOL Jobs Week explores the evolution of hard work and finds ways to evaluate and strengthen the work muscle if yours has grown flaccid. Read More »

Strong Work Ethic: Path to Success [QUOTE CARDS]

Strong Work Ethic: Path to Success [QUOTE CARDS]

If you didn't work on it, how can you complain?

Strong work ethic will set you apart from the rest. No one sees the years of work before success. It's one of the skills we're exploring for AOL Jobs Week. Read More »

IQ? No, EQ! Are You An Emotional Genius?

IQ? No, EQ! Are You An Emotional Genius?

Take this quiz to evaluate your emotional intelligence

Street smarts may get you farther than book smarts. It's AOL Jobs Week and we've got you covered. Take the quiz. Read More »

7 Tips to Go From Newbie to Superstar

7 Tips to Go From Newbie to Superstar

If you help your boss succeed, you will succeed

In today's competitive world, you really need to go the extra mile to differentiate yourself from the rest of the herd. Read More »

Soft Skills Every Millennial Should Learn

Soft Skills Every Millennial Should Learn

Gen Y expert Dan Schawbel has advice for his generation

The author of 'Promote Yourself' emphasizes the importance of soft skills and resilience. Read More »

18 People Whose Extraordinary Work Ethic Got Them To The Top

18 People Whose Extraordinary Work Ethic Got Them To The Top

For these people, work is life itself.

Tim Cook starts emailing employees at 4:30am, while Jamie Dimon spends his weekends preparing to grill employees on Monday. Read More »

Using Facebook At Work: 7 Tips

Using Facebook At Work: 7 Tips

By Aaron Guerrero You may be a social media junkie, hopping from one site to another. But if your employer suspects you check your friend's Facebook wall more than your work emails, he may be entitled to make you hand over your passwords. Lawmakers across the country have begun weighing social media privacy... Read More »

How To Make Sure You Won't Be Laid Off: 5 Tips

How To Make Sure You Won't Be Laid Off: 5 Tips

Unemployment is slowly declining, but many employers are still downsizing. Just last week Sony announced it was restructuring and letting go of 2,000 workers. How can you make sure that you're not laid off? If you make sure to demonstrate your value, you can increase the odds that your job won't be... Read More »

7 Lessons That Older Workers Should Learn From Generation Y

7 Lessons That Older Workers Should Learn From Generation Y

Generation Y is constantly criticized for having a poor work ethic, displaying a sense of entitlement, and having weak social skills. They are known to sit at the dinner table with their heads in their phones; they undervalue face-to-face communication. However, as someone who works with this generation and is... Read More »

Survey: Luck Plays Big Role In Career Success

Survey: Luck Plays Big Role In Career Success

When it comes to finding a job or advancing your career, there are numerous ways of getting ahead. Not the least of those, of course, is hard work. But a recent poll shows that a vast majority of workers credit something far more intangible -- luck. A worldwide survey of more than 7,000 members of... Read More »

Epic Fail: Millennials Get Slammed In Poll On Workplace Attitudes

Epic Fail: Millennials Get Slammed In Poll On Workplace Attitudes

By Danny Rubin Ever feel like your boss has a habit of giving you disapproving looks or keeping you from the company's most important accounts? Your workplace paranoia might be grounded in some truth, at least according to a recent survey of employers across the country. Read More »

Ridiculously Fun Jobs You Might Not Have Considered ... Yet!

Ridiculously Fun Jobs You Might Not Have Considered ... Yet!

How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying is not only the snazzy title of a famous Broadway musical -- it's the holy grail of idle underachievers everywhere. I'm raising my hand here, because I'd sure as heck rather be having fun than working hard; and of course, I want to make a lot of money, too! It's... Read More »

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