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Randi Zuckerberg: People thought I was throwing my career away at Facebook

Randi Zuckerberg: People thought I was throwing my career away at Facebook

CNBC - "People took me aside and said, 'Don't do it. You're throwing away your career. You're makin…

3 Health Insurance Options for New College Graduates

Here’s Why Bernie Sanders’ Focus on College Costs Is Working

The Fiscal Times - The Democratic presidential primary seems likely to drag on into June, with Verm…

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  • Want a $70,000 Job? Head to Coding School

    With the student debt crisis balooning, more and more students are looking for educational opportunities other than college.

    With the student debt crisis balooning, more and more students are looking for educational opportunities other than college.

  • Are You Living In One Of America's Most Friendly Job Markets?

    Trulia is out with a list of the best job markets for recent grads. Do you call one of the top cities home? According to Trulia, the east is "the place to be" for new college grads, despite the ...

    Trulia is out with a list of the best job markets for recent grads. Do you call one of the top cities home? According to Trulia, the east is "the place to be" for new college grads, despite the ...

  • No, not that word.

  • A top exec at a 19,000-person company reveals the tricky interview technique he uses to assess emotional intelligence

    When a hiring manager asks you a super-weird interview question ("What kind of tree would you be...

    When a hiring manager asks you a super-weird interview question ("What kind of tree would you be...

  • Science says a common piece of career wisdom may be wrong

    Picture two candidates for a job at an investment bank: Steve and Mike. Both graduated from the...

    Picture two candidates for a job at an investment bank: Steve and Mike. Both graduated from the...

  • 6 salary negotiation mistakes that could be costing you

    These mistakes could cost you serious money over the long run.

    6 salary negotiation mistakes that could be costing you

    These mistakes could cost you serious money over the long run.

  • Time for a Raise? Here's How to Ask Your Boss

    Your delivery will improve over time, and what matters most is that you initiate a conversation around money if you feel you deserve a raise. Remember, the labor market is growing right now, and job seekers …

    Your delivery will improve over time, and what matters most is that you initiate a conversation around money if you feel you deserve a raise. Remember, the labor market is growing right now, and job seekers are in the driver's seat. The more you get accustomed to simply speaking about money in general, the easier it will …

  • PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel warns new grads of the hidden dangers of sticking to a career path

    It's not easy to challenge the status quo, Peter Thiel says, but it's possible. "Familiar tracks...

    It's not easy to challenge the status quo, Peter Thiel says, but it's possible. "Familiar tracks...

  • 10 Alternatives to Full-Time Retirement

    You could gradually reduce your hours instead of completely retiring or take mini-retirements throughout your lifetime instead of a long retirement at the end of your career. Here are some alternatives …

    You could gradually reduce your hours instead of completely retiring or take mini-retirements throughout your lifetime instead of a long retirement at the end of your career. Here are some alternatives to a traditional retirement. Retirement doesn't have to be an abrupt transition from full-time work to a life of lei …

  • 10 Jobs You're at Risk of Losing as You Age

    Many people want to delay retirement in order to improve their retirement finances. A recent study from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College identifies several jobs in which older workers …

    Many people want to delay retirement in order to improve their retirement finances. A recent study from the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College identifies several jobs in which older workers could have a difficult time remaining productive. Piloting an airplane is an intense job that requires physical stamina, …

  • A former FBI hostage negotiator says there's one question you should ask when you can't get the salary you want

    You probably know from personal experience that companies aren't always able to offer you the...

    You probably know from personal experience that companies aren't always able to offer you the...

  • Here's what they wish they'd known then.

  • How modern management practices encourage people to lie about how many hours they're really working

    Performance on the job can be pretty subjective. Are you committed? Do you demonstrate creative...

    Performance on the job can be pretty subjective. Are you committed? Do you demonstrate creative...

  • What Happens When Millennials Rule the Workplace

    Earbuds, texting, and snacks are in. Email and hierarchy are out. Get used to it.

    Earbuds, texting, and snacks are in. Email and hierarchy are out. Get used to it.

  • Randi Zuckerberg: People thought I was throwing my career away at Facebook

    "People took me aside and said, 'Don't do it. You're throwing away your career. You're making a terrible decision,'" Randi Zuckerberg says.

    Randi Zuckerberg: People thought I was throwing my career away at Facebook

    "People took me aside and said, 'Don't do it. You're throwing away your career. You're making a terrible decision,'" Randi Zuckerberg says.

  • I Lost My Dream Job in Front of 14 Million People

    A writer/producer for David Letterman's 'Late Show' tells his story.

    A writer/producer for David Letterman's 'Late Show' tells his story.

  • 11 Work-From-Home Jobs for New College Grads

    New college graduates are about to join the job market. And while some new grads will soon find themselves in business formal attire, working and attending meetings and other events for their entry-level …

    New college graduates are about to join the job market. And while some new grads will soon find themselves in business formal attire, working and attending meetings and other events for their entry-level ...

  • Want a Better Job? Start Looking in These 25 Cities

    Two San Francisco Bay area cities lead Glassdoor’s latest annual list of the top 25 cities for jobs. To come up with the list, the employment website ranked the 50 largest U.S. metropolitan areas based …

    Two San Francisco Bay area cities lead Glassdoor’s latest annual list of the top 25 cities for jobs. To come up with the list, the employment website ranked the 50 largest U.S. metropolitan areas based ...

  • When you should let your employees own your company

    Beau’s Brewery is celebrating its tenth birthday by selling the company to its employees starting next month. When Steve Beauchesne and his father Tim launched the Vankleek Hill, Ont. brewery in 2006, …

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    Beau’s Brewery is celebrating its tenth birthday by selling the company to its employees starting next month. When Steve Beauchesne and his father Tim launched the Vankleek Hill, Ont. brewery in 2006, there were 86 breweries across Canada. Today there are more than 500, according to Beer Canada.

  • Here’s Why Bernie Sanders’ Focus on College Costs Is Working

    The Democratic presidential primary seems likely to drag on into June, with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders vowing to keep campaigning “until the last ballot is cast” even though he has virtually no chance …

    3 Health Insurance Options for New College Graduates

    The Democratic presidential primary seems likely to drag on into June, with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders vowing to keep campaigning “until the last ballot is cast” even though he has virtually no chance of success. Today, the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities released a study that shows one reason why calls to make …