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Sep 24, 2018
5 Ways to Get Your Ideas Heard at Work Without Changing Your Personality
It’s easy to forget that we all get stuck at work, or feel like we can’t find a way forward at times. Here to help: Sue Unerman is the chief transformation officer at MediaCom, and Kathryn Jacobs,...
Sep 17, 2018
3 Ways to Survive When Your Job Makes You Miserable
Do tears glide down your cheeks on the morning commute? Do you often find yourself locked in the bathroom at your place of employment for periods of time that are longer than normal? Do you roll...
Sep 10, 2018
Starting Over: 11 Lessons From Women Who've Switched Careers in Mid-Life
Laura Ingalls Wilder didn’t write her first Little House on the Prairie book until she was 65. Grandma Moses didn’t begin to paint until she was 76. When she first got up the nerve to do stand-up...
Sep 7, 2018
3 Easy Weekend Jobs Anyone Can Do —That Actually Pay Well
The search for those elusive "easy weekend jobs that pay well" might be a tough one — but it doesn't have to be. Most of us spend money on our days off, but these smart women have figured out ways...
Mar 27, 2018
14 Side Hustles You Can Do with Your Kids to Earn an Extra Buck
Learning the value of money — both earning it and saving it — is an important life lesson. You can start to teach kids this through chores and allowances. But after you’ve mastered those areas, it...
Mar 17, 2018
I Secretly Rigged My Office Raffle to Get Revenge on My Coworkers
A year ago, I worked for an advertising company. It was very much a boy's club. There were only three women in an office of 20, and as the receptionist, I received the brunt of their bad behavior....
Mar 4, 2018
How to Apply for Jobs Directly on Facebook
Facebook is great for catching up with old friends, staying connected to family members (without actually having to hang out with them), and finding delicious-looking last-minute dinner recipes....
Jan 5, 2018
I Woke Up With a Numb Foot and Ended Up Needing Brain Surgery
You know that old saying about life handing you lemons? This is my lemonade story. At 29, I woke up one early-February morning with a numb left foot. It had been hanging off the side of the bed...
Dec 18, 2017
Job of a Lifetime Will Pay You $60,000 to Take Photos in Cancun
Are you the family photographer? Do you take the best photos and videos out of everyone you know? And are you a fan of the beach? If you answered “yes” to all those questions, we think you’ll be...
Nov 25, 2017
Want to Work for the Royals? Apply to Be the Keeper of the Queen's Stamps
It's every person's dream to have an amazing job working for the royals. Although you'd expect to have to come from a long line of nobility or possess pure blood to even be allowed inside the...
Nov 8, 2017
13 Weird, Wonderful Jobs We Never Knew Existed but Totally Wish We Had
Sometimes, when a work day seems particularly long, we find ourselves daydreaming about all the other weird, exciting jobs that other people are out there doing. Occasionally, we're just dreaming,...
Nov 2, 2017
Morning Is the Best Time to Apply for a Job, New Study Suggests
If you're currently seeking a job, chances are that you're spending hours upon hours crafting the perfect cover letter, polishing up your resume, and filling up your portfolio. While all these...
Sep 2, 2017
Your Kids Are Happier With Their Jobs Than You Are, Study Says
It’s fair to say that a millennial’s relationship with work is… well… complicated. And it's all thanks to stagnant wage growth and dwindling job opportunities, plus the glorification of working...
Aug 1, 2017
Teavana Is Closing Down All 372 Stores — Forever
Get your free tea samples while you still can, because all of Teavana stores are set to close. Yes, even the one at your mall with the tempting scents of peppermint and cinnamon wafting through the...
Jul 26, 2017
Caretaker Who Wears Panda Costume to Nurture Panda Cubs Has the Best Job Ever
Let's face it, some jobs are better than others. Being a mattress tester or ice cream taster? Those sound like some pretty darn good jobs. Dressing up as a panda to play with panda cubs? Now that...
Mar 17, 2017
J.C. Penney Is Closing Down 138 Stores in 2017—Forever
Yikes! If you shop at retailer J.C. Penney you may want to sit down for this. The apparel and home furnishings department store announced Friday, March 17 that it will close nearly 140 stores...
Feb 9, 2017
Woman Gets Turned Down for Job in One Humiliating, Jaw-Dropping Text
Anybody who's been out looking for a job knows how frustrating it can be to get rejected. But it's safe to say that most managers try to be professional about the way they turn down job applicants....
Jan 5, 2017
Kmart and Sears Are Closing Down Many of Their Stores in 2017—Forever
The new year is a time for transformation, whether that means sticking to your weight loss resolutions or pledging to eat healthier. But for Sears Holdings, the company that owns retail giants...
May 11, 2016
She Was Fired From Her Job for the Most Unfair Reason, Now She's Speaking Out to Get This Law Changed
When Nicola Thorp arrived at her first day of work she never expected to be sent home for going against the dress code. In December the 27-year-old London receptionist showed up at the finance...
Jan 7, 2016
Macy's Is Closing Down MANY of Its Stores in 2016--FOREVER
Macy's is known for many things--its Thanksgiving parade, its coupons, and its awesome deals. But this holiday season wasn't kind to the retail giant. To boost up slumping sales, Macy's CEO...