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6 Ways to Stay Focused at Work

Staying focused at work can be a challenge. Between office chatting, personal email, texting, and every single site on the Internet, it’s a wonder anyone ever gets anything done. I struggled with focus for years, and I assumed I was simply doomed...

10 Fast Facts on Sarah Thomas, the First Female Referee in the NFL

Sarah Thomas is a big deal. As the first full-time female referee in NFL history, she just set a major precedent in professional sports. And while she's suddenly all over the headlines, according to her resume she's always been big news. Here are...

How Do I Switch Departments Within My Company?

I love the company I work for, but hate what I do here. I'm in marketing but want to move to sales. I think I'd be an asset there, but have no experience. How do I broach the topic of moving, and to whom? There's no HR and I don't want to damage...

10 Men Who Are Having It All

It’s really hard to be a straight, white, able-bodied man these days. Despite advances in equal opportunity, men are still getting a bum deal when it comes to representation in corporate America and success in entrepreneurship ventures. Their...

5 Steps to Breaking Into a New Industry

Making a career change can be scary — especially when you don’t have the experience. Use these five steps to help you successfully break into a new industry!

10 Questions to Ask Before You Take a New Job

When you interview for a new position, much of the conversation focuses on you and how you'd fill the given role and meet the expected qualifications. As a result, you spend a lot of time selling yourself and your skills. But choosing to take a...

Be Mentored by a Female CEO

Learn from leading women in business and start thinking like a CEO.

Can You Make Big Money With Small Talk?

"Sure is some cold weather we’re having…" "Did you catch the game last night?" "Going to the staff holiday party?" Some people love to shoot the breeze, others hate it, but these seemingly innocuous conversations aren’t at all optional. Small...

10 Fast Facts on Jill Abramson, the First Female Executive Editor of the New York Times

Jill Abramson was the first female executive editor of The New York Times — and might just be getting started. Since leaving the Gray Lady, she’s been working on a new media company, specializing in long-form journalism (longer than a magazine...

The One Thing Mark Zuckerberg Looks for in a Job Candidate

It pays to want the boss’s job. Or, at least, appear like you could do it. It worked for Sheryl Sandberg, 45, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook Inc., who now has a net worth of over $1 billion. And it also didn’t spoil the chances of Dustin...

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