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purpose

What the working class can teach America’s professionals

They have an important message about the role of work.

Entertainment

The 2017 Tony Awards nominees share their success secrets with us

Sally Field, Josh Groban, Eva Noblezada and more tell us how they stay successful.

Levelling Up

3 things you can learn from Instagram’s ‘Efficiency Guru’

If you have to stress out, do it early.

Levelling Up

Rock-balancing guru teaches you how to trust yourself again

If you don't have rocks handy, find some.

People

This rising opera singer is a master of the side hustle

A masterclass in balancing a creative career.

the whole human

I wear the same outfit every day, and it makes me a better leader

'The more work I have to do, the less I want to think about what I am wearing.'

people

How to get ahead, according to Benjamin Franklin

When you ask people for a small favor, it causes them to like you more.

the whole human

20 misused words that make smart people look dumb

Don't let these words make you stumble.

Words at Work

How swearing at work can help you succeed

Profanity can be a powerful tool in the workplace.

How To

You are not a UPS truck. Avoiding life’s left turns isn’t the answer.

Time hacks often miss the point. When we build the lives we want, time saves itself.

Age in the Workplace

I miss old people in the workplace. Here’s why.

Workplaces are so obsessed with youth that they risk missing out on wisdom.

People

Strong job candidates with foreign names miss out on job interviews, study shows

A study of large Canadian employers found that job candidates with Asian-sounding names were 28% less likely to score an interview.

Gender at Work

Your company’s job descriptions are driving women away

Many of us are unwittingly writing job descriptions that turn off a large percentage of our candidate pool — namely women.

Gender at Work

Emotional Uber CEO promises to revamp its corporate culture

The ride-hailing app listens to a former employee.