Author: FINS from The Wall Street Journal

Storytelling: The Secret Weapon To Wow A Hiring Manager

“So, tell me a little about yourself.” Almost every job interview starts with this question and, in almost every case, the answer…

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You Don't Have To Be A Geek To Make It In Tech

The tech scene is red-hot and the proliferation of start-ups is attracting people with all sorts of skills. Is there room for…

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Job Prospects Brighten For College Seniors

College seniors looking for work post-graduation this spring will find a stronger job market than new graduates in 2011, according to a…

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When Your Career Needs A Plan B, Try Sales

There are certainly those who gravitate to sales early on, but sales jobs are also uniquely attractive to people looking for a…

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Six Tips On How To Get The CEO Job

You’re competing against colleagues in a horse race for a plum executive post. Everyone likes your work, so you expect to win.…

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5 Strategies For Kicking Off Your Career

For college students and recent graduates, getting going at the beginning of a job hunt can be the hardest part of the…

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Six Ways To Keep From Wasting Time In Meetings

A recent study of how chief executives manage their time found that they spent about a third of their workweek in meetings—about…

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Anger Management: How To Keep From Losing Your Job

You know the feeling. That co-worker of yours has been driving you nuts all day with constant chatting. Or perhaps it’s a…

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Tech Salaries For College Grads Rank Highest

College graduates who took jobs in engineering or computer sciences last year saw salary gains over 2010 and were ranked the highest…

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Five Tech Start-Ups To Work For In 2012

Not everyone can join a company founded by Mark Zuckerberg or Steve Jobs, however, so how can you tell which start-ups may…

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When To Go Above The Boss's Head

In May of 2008, four members of Lehman Brothers’ senior-level management received a letter from a 14-year company veteran, Matthew Lee, who…

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How To Find A Job In Two Hours Or Less

Unless you’re unemployed, job-hunting eight hours per day is unrealistic. Even if you do have all day to look for work, it…

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