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Job search sites can be extremely helpful when looking for work. But sometimes it can feel like you're sending your resume out into an endless void, where responses from employers never make their way back to you. While job search sites like Linkedin, indeed, and — let’s face it...

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 4:13pm

What constitutes workplace harassment?

Every notable executive and high powered figure taken down by allegations of inappropriate behavior represents a drop in the bucket when you consider the countless people who are too scared to speak up against their own abusers. So the question is: What constitutes workplace harassment? And...

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 11:37am

Here are the best ways to apply for a job without a resume

With so many job board sites available like Linkedin, indeed, and Workday, it can be hard to stand out to employers from the thousands of resumes that come pouring in every day. Employers need to get a good sense of who you are, and not the list of accomplishments bulleted on your CV. Here are some...

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 2:36pm

Why women should move overseas for work

Relocating for work is a fantasy for most people. That goes double if it means being transplanted by your job to some far off exotic land far away from whatever is being played out on the major talking-head news outlets. But while this may be the dream for most people, it does not always make the...

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 5:48pm

The system is broke (that's why you are, too)

It would be easy for any top executive of a fortune 500 company to take advantage of the way our economy favors the ultra rich. But Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes believes that the issue of income inequality in our country is one that needs to be addressed by those who benefit from this “...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 4:29pm

NY Federal Appeals Court rules in favor of LGBT workers rights

A Federal Appeals Court in New York ruled on Monday that anti-gay discrimination in the workplace is now considered illegal under the Civil Rights Act of 1964. This recent ruling was a major win for the LGBT community, which has routinely come under fire from the Trump administration since he took...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 4:16pm

Passing along positivity with the Friday Forward

Some days it’s just easier to stare at the tiny digital clock at the top right corner of your computer screen than to actually focus on your work. Everyone needs a little life-affirming motivation to get through the work week before you can feel the enthusiasm drain out of you in the form of...

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 3:38pm

Do millennials care more about money than love?

A lot has been said about the lack of work ethic of those young kids we call millennials. The old guard likes to jump on every opportunity to grumble from their rocking chairs and label them as good-for-nothing slackers. But as a recent study found out, millennials are more focused on advancing...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:05pm

Why do people 'bash' bankers?

Bankers have taken on an almost cartoon villain like quality ever since the financial crisis of 2008. But has a lot of that criticism been unjust banker bashing?  According to a report recently published by Selby Jennings titled “Lehman Brothers Ten Years On: Banking and Financial...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 3:29pm

Is it okay to flirt at work?

In the wake of powerful men like Harvey Weinstein being outed as workplace sexual predators and the emergence of the powerful #MeToo movement, professional dynamics have begun to change for the better. But, let’s say you have a harmless “work crush” at your nine-to-five. Is it...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 2:36pm

Healthcare industry to gain 4 million jobs by 2026

With so much projected growth in the economy, many experts are making predictions on what industries will see job growth in the coming years.  As it turns out, looking for work in the healthcare industry could be one your best bets. In a report recently published by the Bureau of Labor...

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 5:06am

Budgeting 101 for military service members

No matter what your political beliefs are, helping our veterans and active service men and women should be one of our nation’s a top priority. And with how much they sacrifice day in and day out for our country, stories of people going into debt after their service can break your heart. We...

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 3:07pm

Breastfeeding protections for working mothers increases productivity

Even if you have the world’s greatest job, going back to work can be a tough transition for new mothers. With so many challenges ahead of them, working mothers need to feel as though they are welcome back in their offices once their maternity leave is over and not feel as though they need to...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 11:53am

Stop eating lunch at your desk

 Don't all of these empty tables look sad? You should go outside for lunch. Credit: Wikimedia Commons What are you doing for lunch today? If you are like most workers, you'll be eating at your desk - which isn't much of a break from your day at all. Studies have shown that...

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 11:47am

Are promotions at work really just Ponzi schemes?

In some cases,  all that keeps you working at your current job is the promise of a promotion. But is your aspiration to climb the corporate ladder distracting you from achieving everything you can in your current role? Many people today equate titles with success rather than professional...

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 12:30pm

Glassdoor’s top 50 jobs in the U.S. for 2018

Early this morning, Glassdoor released their list of the top 50 jobs in the U.S. for 2018. The list was determined by weighing together the three following factors equally: earning potential (median annual base salary), overall job satisfaction rating and the number of job openings for each...

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 3:03am

How to work less and achieve more

We have been told our whole lives that in order to be a good employee you need to be the first one in the office and the last one to leave every day. But do long hours on the job necessarily translate into being productive? Let’s be honest with ourselves. If you work an office job, you are...

Friday, January 19, 2018 - 3:59pm

Lilly Singh shares some “bawse” moves for conquering your career

Better known by her alias, “Superwoman,” Lilly Singh has a good reason to claim such a name. The 28-year-old star and recent author of the book, “How to Be a Bawse” has made a wildly successful career for herself, garnering over 11 million subscribers and 2 billion views on...

Friday, April 7, 2017 - 5:34pm

Changing the face of technology

Women can do absolutely anything — includingtake over the tech industry.That was the general consensus before the media company Bustle and the coding academy Flatiron School came together to launch an expansion of their Women Take Tech initiative with a new scholarship for women who want to embark...

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 7:18pm

A great salary is just one benefit of becoming an occupational therapist

Consistently ranked as one of the most recession-proof jobs, occupational therapy offers more than just stability. It also boasts a great starting salary (about $53,000), flexibility and overall job satisfaction.Even better, the field is rapidly growing. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates...

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 5:07pm