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6 signs it's time to quit your job

How do you know if it's time for you to start looking for a new role? Here are some signs. Read more


How to answer the salary interview question

What are your salary expectations? It’s an interview question that’s the stuff of nightmares since it can leave you getting paid less than … Read more


Study analyzes housing prices, supply and demand

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released a study calling for a dire, “once-in-a-generation” response to a housing shortage. Read more


Many workers won't return to old jobs after COVID

There's a wild card in the push to return to post-pandemic life: Many workers don't want to go back to the jobs they once had. Read more


Top 10 most important soft skills

While teamwork and communication are the most sought-after soft skills, they are most often missing from candidates’ resumes, the study noted. Zety came up with this list of the most important soft skills which have become especially important considering the huge increase in remote working since the pandemic began: Read more


Why you should plan to retire early even if you don't want to

There's one really important reason. Read more


How to write a career-change resume

Here's how to tailor your resume when you're changing careers to highlight the skills your future employer is looking for. Read more

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These are the fastest-growing jobs in every state

The coronavirus pandemic upended many careers. But if there is to be a silver lining, it might be this: Now is a better time than ever befo… Read more


Highest-paying jobs that require a bachelor's degree

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-paying jobs that require a bachelor’s degree using information for the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statisti… Read more


Evolution of play: How toys have changed over time

The earliest toys date back to 4000 B.C. and were made of natural materials like sticks, rocks and stone. Read more


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Finding a new job is a lot like dating: If you want to find the perfect one for you, it’ll take creativity, preparation and patience. Lots of patience. Read more

Career Genius: Your August Guide to Slaying It at Work

This month’s advice for building a better career: Ace a long-term project. Keep your mind razor-sharp. Be wary when for-profit colleges become nonprofits. Read more

Ambitious? Learn What Companies Actually Desire in a CEO

When companies are searching for C-suite executives they are — surprisingly — looking for candidates with excellent soft skills. Here’s how to position yourself as an ideal candidate. Read more