Inside the Gig Economy: How to Avoid Burnout & Working Yourself to Death

Nearly everyone can burn out at work. We unwittingly overdo it and flame out. We commit to projects that we’ve underestimated in...

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Inside the Gig Economy: The Secret Struggle

Professor Alexandrea Ravenelle has taken a deep dive into the gig economy with her new book, Hustle and Gig: Struggling and Surviving...

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Inside the Gig Economy: ‘Be Tenacious Without Being a Pest’

Nadine Mendoza says she’s been lucky. Maybe, but more likely, Mendoza’s thriving gig career proves one of the first principles of successful...

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Inside the Gig Economy: What’s Old Is New Again

“Gig.” You’ve heard it mentioned at after-work drinks, debated on employment sites and beaten to death by pundits. It may have a...

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Never Fail at Salary Negotiations Again

You’ve had three interviews, have a clear picture of what the job entails and taken the office tour. If you’re in the...

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Big-Screen Worthy Career Changes: Inside Real-Life “Second Acts”

Changing your professional direction isn’t easy, but for some of us, it’s unavoidable. We find ourselves suffering a psychic itch that can’t...

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Plan B, C and D: How to Pivot in Your Career

First things first. I take pivot’s definition from the business of startups, where it means shifting from business model to business model...

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Brit + Co Founder, CEO Brit Morin Talks Boards, Business & Being a Woman in Power

I’ve always thought of a company board of directors as a group of wrinkly, old men sitting on piles of money in...

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Are You A Victim of the Confidence Gap? Here’s How to Take Back Your Power

Nearly everyone has witnessed the “confidence gap” between working men and women, if not experienced it first hand. The secretary who could...

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What to Never Say When Networking

Networking used to be organic. You went to a gathering of like-minded people in your community, or to lunch with individuals the...

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5 Career Books You Need to Read ASAP

Crafting a list of must-read books is like nailing Jell-O to the wall. Everyone has an opinion – authors, experts, pontificators. I...

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How To Handle Grief In The Office

I’ve been thinking about how we deal with grief at work, our own and that of colleagues. What do you say to...

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