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New study shows why Sheryl Sandberg’s ‘Lean In’ is not enough
An unintended side effect of the "lean in" message is it helped people believe women are responsible for causing and fixing the problems they face at work.
11 signs you’re going to be successful, even if it doesn’t feel like it
If you're pursuing your passions, if you're learning, and if you're forging solid relationships, you're probably on track to being successful.
New Facebook and Instagram tools seek to curb your social media addiction
Two of the biggest social networks that contribute to time sucks are offering up services to help you wean yourself off of them.
5 types of networking events actually worth your time
From happy hours to bowling matches to workshops, it seems like more networking opportunities are popping up every day. Here are a few we think you'll like.
These are the Top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in August 2018
To help you find what you are looking for, Ladders has put together this list of companies hiring for the highest paying jobs as of August 2018.
The father of virtual reality on how Facebook is messing with your mind
The "manipulation machine makes you cranky, makes you irritable, makes you paranoid, makes you sad ... Facebook ’s own researchers have published that.”
These are the Top 50 best places to work for in 2018
It's summer which means most of us are clamoring to get out of the office most of the time. However, if you work for one of these 50 companies that may not be the case. Indeed just released its 50 top-rated workplaces in America annual report and some pretty impressive companies made the cut.
These are the Top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in July 2018
To help you find what you are looking for, Ladders has put together this list of companies hiring for the highest paying jobs as of July 2018. Ladders compiled the data using its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs. Check them out — and click through to see job openings that might be right for you.
No mo’ FOMO: Study finds 40% of people have deleted a social media account in the past year
Some days it feels like we live, breathe, and die social media, but that may be changing. The recent events impacting privacy on Facebook and Twitter in the past year have prompted 40% of people with social media accounts to delete at least one of them in the past 12 months, according to new research by PR agency Edelman.
10 social media rules for new college graduates
If you’re serious about your career you should treat your social media profiles as an extension of your resume. Our social profiles are representative of our personalities, pastimes, and interests, so it’s vital to be conveying the correct image of yourself to current or prospective employers.
These are 13 of the most LGBTQ friendly tech companies
Blind, a workplace app for tech workers, used by 40,000 Microsoft employees, 25,000 from Amazon, 10,000 from Google, 7,000 from Uber, 6,000 from Facebook, and thousands from other tech companies, polled its users to see how LGBTQ-friendly their company is.
Here are the Top 50 companies in America for new dads
Dads complain that workplaces still expect them to put their jobs ahead of their children. But there are some companies who are doing it right. Fatherly's 2018 list of the best workplaces for new dads is a model of how other companies should be doing it.
This dad’s viral rant about the lack of baby-changing stations is everything
"I'm getting pretty sick of having to change my daughter on a disgusting floor because the only changing table in the place is located in the women's bathroom," he wrote.
This woman took her startup to the next level because of her network made up of personal assistants
Lana Elie got her company, Floom — an online marketplace for independent florists to display their inventory — off the ground because she tapped into her network of personal assistants.
Sheryl Sandberg: ‘It’s not enough to have a good idea … we have to know when to stop a bad one’
Here is the transcript of Sheryl Sandberg's commencement speech to MIT's Class of 2018.
These are the Top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in June 2018
To help you find what you are looking for, Ladders has put together this list of companies hiring for the highest paying jobs as of June 2018.
Survey: Number of teens using Facebook plummets since 2015
Your teenager might ditch Facebook soon, if they haven't already — recent research from the Pew Research Center found that 51% of Americans age 13 to 17 report using the platform, down from 71% in 2014-2015, when it was the most popular social media platform surveyed.
Why social media could be your secret weapon to scoring that next job
It’s not common to think that social media and job searching go perfectly hand in hand. In fact, many people keep their accounts private “just in case.” While we agree that you shouldn’t be posting your fourth time doing a shot-ski to Instagram for the world to see, if you’re smart about how you use social media, it could help you score your next job.
Most successful entrepreneurs are older than you think
The romanticized image of entrepreneurs is a picture of youth: a 20-something individual with disruptive ideas, boundless energy and a still-sharp mind. Silicon Valley has bet on this image for years. But is this right? Far from it.
Sheryl Sandberg to UC Berkley’s Class of 2016: ‘You are not born with a fixed amount of resilience’
It's graduation season, and we here at Ladders have decided to take a look back and showcase some past commencement addresses that stand the test of time. Here is the full transcript of Sheryl Sandberg's commencement address to UC Berkeley's Class of 2016.
Mark Zuckerberg to Harvard’s Class of 2017: ‘Purpose is what creates true happiness’
It's graduation season, and we here at Ladders have decided to take a look back and showcase some past commencement addresses that stand the test of time. Here is the full transcript of Mark Zuckerberg's commencement address to Harvard University’s Class of 2017.
How to “clean up” your social media presence before a job search
Let’s take a look at what you can do to prep your social media profiles for a job search, which might entail a background check or a critical look at your online reputation.
Study: Taking a 5-day Facebook vacation will reduce stress levels
A new study published in the The Journal of Social Psychology concludes that a short-term hiatus from Facebook can help combat stress.
These are the Top 15 companies hiring for $100K+ jobs in April 2018
Are you looking for a job? To help in your job search, Ladders has compiled this list of companies hiring for the most $100K+ jobs as of April, 2018. Ladders puts this data together using its continuously updated database of the highest paying jobs.
Who’s the boss? Why strong leaders are ‘servants’
The best way to get your team to have your back is to win their hearts and minds. The road to that for leaders is to ‘Serve.’