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Want to be a successful CEO? Get a dog:

Behind most C-suite executives is a very good boy who definitely deserves a biscuit, according to a new survey of 857 working folks conducted by Kelton Research for Banfield Pet Hospitals. Turns out ...

What recruiters really think when they interview someone who was fired:

3 Things That Women Say Yes to that Undermine their Impact at Work:

The problem solvers of tomorrow's workforce - Liberal Arts majors:

An undergraduate degree grounded in the liberal arts and sciences is the best preparation for the workforce of tomorrow. Bar none. As an entrepreneur and a technophile, as well as a humanist and educator, ...

International Careers: People Making A Difference Globally - 11/13 And 11/29 - Webinar:

Join the Montana World Affairs Council and Inspired Classroom in a series of Interactive Distance Learning events highlighting careers around the world. Connect your class to interactive discussions ...

Watch Out Workers, Algorithms Are Coming to Replace You -- Maybe:

Over the past five years, the Israeli author and historian Yuval Noah Harari has quietly emerged as a bona fide pop-intellectual. His 2014 book "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" is a sprawling ...

How can you uncover your best self? Start by judging other people -- really:

Uncovering your micro-motives -- that collection of super-specialized things that make your particular heart sing -- are key to finding fulfillment and success at work, say social scientists Todd Rose ...

Why we should all consider taking a midlife gap year:

When Caroline Harper suddenly found herself jobless in her mid-40s, she decided to step off the corporate ladder and travel to all the places she'd always wanted to go, from Antarctica to Egypt. Here's ...

How to deal with criticism when you have thin skin:

Today's TED Talk - How to let go of being a "good" person -- and become a better person:

What if your attachment to being a "good" person is holding you back from actually becoming a better person? In this accessible talk, social psychologist Dolly Chugh explains the puzzling psychology ...

Hunting for a Hot Job in High Tech? Try 'Digitization Economist':

Amazon has more economists on staff than any university economics department, and technology firms are snapping them up the minute they graduate, says Michael Luca. Why? Call it the economics of digitization. ...

7 ways parents can teach girls to build each other up, instead of tearing each other down:

When Ashley Eckstein, an actress and entrepreneur, started performing professionally in fifth grade, the other girls in her class taunted her relentlessly. Now 37, Eckstein recently brought her 13-year-old ...

Harvard Study of MBA Students Shows That Single Women Underestimate Their Ambition. Here's How Leaders Should Respond:

Seven Life-Changing Lessons From Someone Who Lost Everything:

When I was 19, I landed a job that would be a turning point in my life and teach me not only that life isn't fair, but that it shouldn't be. At the time, I was basking in my newfound independence, ...

5 steps to help you figure out your passion:

What happened when I tried the U.S. Army's tactic to fall asleep in two minutes:

The technique has been used to help people fall asleep in the most uncomfortable circumstances, and best of all, it's said to work for 96% of the people who tried it for six weeks. By Michael Grothaus ...

Your Data Literacy Depends on Understanding the Types of Data and How They're Captured:

The ability to understand and communicate about data is an increasingly important skill for the 21st-century citizen, for three reasons. First, data science and AI are affecting many industries ...

Salaries for blockchain engineers are soaring as demand for expertise explodes:

How your boss can help you get your dream job (that's not your current one):

4 ways the people around you are secretly judging your management potential:

3 ways that tech helps me handle my anxiety and depression:

I'm sorry to tell you, there's no app for instant inner peace. If you have depression or anxiety, you know it requires hard work to face down your most painful thoughts and find self-compassion. Some ...

Why should leaders increase their Emotional Quotient? :

I recently gave a speech on the topic of emotional quotient (also called emotional intelligence) to an audience of over 1,000 people. After my presentation, I went to lunch along with the participants. ...

How to cultivate emotional resilience at work:

8 warning signs that you're in a career rut (and how to get out):

This Is the Greatest Form of Emotional Intelligence. Practicing It Will Make You a Respected Leader:

The Job Interview Secret No Recruiter Will Ever Reveal:

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