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Career Luck Project: What To Do When You Feel Behind In Your Career
Melissa feels feel that she has fallen behind in her career as a result of a medical condition that delayed her entry into the working world. J.T. O'Donnell advises her on the next steps she should take.

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Career Luck Project: Career Disappointments Paralyzing You?
When you've had a couple of career hiccups, what's the cure? Learn how to finally get your career on track and feel confident in your ability to get the success you want. Here's how...
How to Switch Careers Internally
Moving ahead in your career can be hard enough but can you switch careers internally? Sue Shellenbarger joins Lunch Break with tips on how to move ahead without leaving your company. Photo: Damien Maloney for The Wall Street Journal.
Yoav Gonen on Two Ways to Test and Validate Your Career Choices
In Chapter 5 of 19 in his 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, New York City reporter Yoav Gonen answers "At This Moment in Your Life, Where Are You Seeking Advice and Coaching?" Gonen gains career planning insights from co-workers leaving their newspaper reporting jobs to change careers. He also reaches out to writers he admires for career advice. In both instances, he finds validation in his work and learns to better appreciate what he does for a living.
Career Luck Project: How to Survive And Thrive After Multiple Layoffs
What do you do when you get laid off 2 times in 6 months? You seek career advice to help you build a game plan to change your job search strategy and career path.
Virtual Career Fair
With the unemployment rate still high, millions of Americans are hard at work looking for a new job. Now, they can network at a career fair, right from their very own living room. That's right, the career fair has gone digital, with companies like Microsoft, P&G, and 3M logging on. And you don't need to be tech savvy to take part.
Lauren Serota on Getting Parent Support Making Career Choices
In Chapter 1 of 21 in her 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, creative director and educator Lauren Serota answers "Where Has Your Family Been Most Supportive in Your Career Development?" Serota shares how her parents creative a trusting yet objective home environment and why that helped her learn to make better decisions. Lauren Serota works as an associate creative director at frog design. She is also a teacher at the Austin Center for Design (AC4D).
The Ticket to Career Success: Likability
Growing use of videoconferencing and social media at work are making "likability" a more important career skill, recent research shows. Sue Shellenbarger and "The Likeability Factor" author Tim Sanders have tips on Lunch Break. Photo: Getty Images.
Tips for Building Your Network When Changing Careers
A career changer's guide to navigating UC Berkeley Extension and the job search Process. Get an orientation to the benefits of continuing education, and gain an understanding of the specific opportunities that exist at UC Berkeley Extension. Learn to think strategically about your academic experience, and get expert advice from a career services specialists.
Career Luck Project: Becoming A Thriving Business-Of-One
Hear how J.T. O'Donnell, the host of the Career Luck Project, went from being a miserable, stressed-out female executive to a thriving, happy business-of-one.
Finding Your Career Bliss
HuffPost's Third Metric seeks to redefine success beyond money and power. As part of our ongoing series, The Huffington Post is partnering with The Muse to help you find happiness in your career.
Your 'Muse' For Career Inspiration
HuffPost's Third Metric seeks to redefine success beyond money and power. As part of our ongoing series, The Huffington Post is partnering with The Muse to help you find happiness in your career.
Lauren Serota on Rethinking Career Goals After Three Years at a Job
In Chapter 5 of 21 in her 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, creative director and educator Lauren Serota answers "How Are Your Aspirations Changing As Your Experience Grows?" Now in her third-year working at frog design, Serota shares how her career aspirations are becoming less about individual recognition and more about sharing knowledge to improve how others learn and live. She reflects to a time when her goals were more narcissistic and how her goals have progressively shifted.
How To Turn A Minimum Wage Job Into A Well Paying Career
As the national debate about the minimum wage rages on, Michael Erwin from CareerBuilder talks about the minimum wage and how to turn some of these jobs into careers.
Tricia Regan on Setting Career Goals Making Films for a Living
In Chapter 15 of 15 in her 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, filmmaker Tricia Regan answers "What Goes are you Setting as You Look to What Comes Next in Your Film Career?" To continue making films for a living, Regan realizes she needs to set new career goals around taking better care of herself financially, politically, and personally. She notes the emotional toll making her film "Autism: The Musical" took on her and what she learned about the experience.
Lauren Serota on Unexpected Ways Teaching Enhances Your Career
In Chapter 17 of 21 in her 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, creative director and educator Lauren Serota answers "How Has Teaching Opened New Opportunities in Your Career?" Each graduating student becomes an ambassador not only for the school but also for each faculty member. This creates a feedback loop Serota uses to learn from alumni and build her reputation as a teacher willing to learn and share to new audiences. This opens new opportunities for her.
Yoav Gonen on Gaining Job Responsibility in a Reporting Career
In Chapter 11 of 19 in his 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, New York City reporter Yoav Gonen answers "How Are Your Responsibilities Changing As Your Career Evolves?" As he gains experience, Gonen shares how his bosses trust him more and give him more independence. The additional responsibility pushes Gonen to take more control of what and how beat reporting topics get covered and frees up his editors to focus on other pressing needs. Yoav Gonen is a reporter and for the New York Post.
Career Expert William Arruda Gives Tips on Finding an Ideal Job
William Arruda, career expert, gives some great tips on finding an ideal job, and stresses why it is such a key factor to happiness and success.
Career Luck Project: How Your Success Can Hurt You On The Job Hunt
After a successful career, how do you convince employers you will be a good fit for their lower-level jobs?
How to Prepare For a Career Change
Financial expert Steve Wolf goes over some handy tips for anyone considering making a career switch.

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