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Pop Culture

7 success lessons from the Russian spies of ‘The Americans’

Here's what you can learn about work by watching "The Americans." Spoiler: many of the lessons are about paying more attention to the people around you.


I gave an elevator pitch in an elevator, and it worked—sort of

In a world filled with so much information, it's time to rethink the prepared networking speech.


‘Top Chef’ winner Brooke Williamson on the secret to victory in your career

One thing you need: to really, truly, have fun. Otherwise, winning is meaningless, says 'Top Chef' winner Brooke Williamson.

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.


How to dress for the job interview: Advice from designers of Scandal and The Good Wife

This is why everyone in offices on TV looks so strong.


Actually, you don’t need purpose in your career

Wanting "purpose" in your job is just an excuse for not knowing and appreciating how you create value.


9 clear signs it’s time to quit your job

Choosing to leave a job can be a gut-wrenching decision. But staying in a bad job for too long can be very harmful to your career.

Office Culture

5 reasons big money doesn’t get people excited about working in Silicon Valley

When a $700,000 salary just isn't enough.

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.

Levelling up

How I recovered after leaving a toxic workplace

It took my years to rebuild after leaving a toxic workplace — but it was worth it.

Office Culture

Are you being paranoid about being left out of the loop at work?

It's easy to get anxious. Here's what to do about it.

The Whole Human

Emotional intelligence. The good, the bad, and the ugly.

Emotional intelligence can lift your career, but it takes an understanding of its complexity.

Want to get ahead at work? Be happy.

I’m not an inherently positive and optimistic person.

Lessons You Learn from a Job You Hate

5 lessons you can learn from a horrible job.

Face-saving Remedies for Awkward Work Situations

Use these tips for changing course and saving the interaction when a conversation takes an awkward turn.

Got an offer on the table? Don’t say yes just yet.

Don’t overlook the one thing that will make or break your success.

Turn Your Holiday Parties Into Networking Opportunities

When it comes to holiday networking, 'tis always better to give than to receive.

Read Your Way to the Top

You can never get enough information on how to better your career, no matter what industry you're in.

Maybe It’s Time to Start Thinking Small

The big advantages I found working at a smaller company.

What’s your leadership style?

Becoming a great leader can be as simple as adapting the right style.

The Foundation of Winning Leadership

Are you a winning leader?

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

How do you know when it's time to make your passive job search active?

7 Ways to Move Up by Moving Over

Over is the new up in many jobs and industries.

5 Ways to Motivate the Masses

Keep your team happy and working efficiently with these positive tips.

Take Monday Out of Your Work Schedule

Sounds too good to be true?