career planning

  1. Living

    7 Companies with better tuition reimbursement programs than Starbucks

    Starbucks' new tuition reimbursement is good — these companies are better.
  2. Living

    "Do what you want to" is this rollerblading man's mantra, and we agree

    If you've ever been to the beaches of San Diego, you've probably seen an older gentleman known as Slomo rollerblading up and down...
  3. Living

    Why careers rock in all of your life's stages

    Working isn't a rat race. All the energy you've put into building your professional skills and career can really pay off throughout...
  4. Careers

    3 Ways head hunters offer job seekers an edge

    When an employer has an open position, it often turns to staffing companies to fill it. These companies handle posting the position,...
  5. Careers

    19 Cool jobs for the modern woman

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    When does your job not seem like work? When you have a unique and interesting career that’s far from the same old thing. Whether...
  6. Super Moms Guide

    Busy moms know there's no such thing as balance

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    In the pursuit of an optimal balance between career and family, many moms are discovering that they enjoy neither. Here's how to...
  7. Careers

    Is a background check keeping you from your next job?

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    If you're having trouble finding a job, a background check could be to blame. Do you know what information is being reported about...
  8. Careers

    5 Ways your career will benefit from watching football

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    As a correspondent for CBS News, Jan Crawford travels the country in search of interesting stories. But on weekends, one of her...
  9. Careers

    The pay raise: How do you pull it off?

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    Asking for a raise is nerve-wrenching and flat-out terrifying, even if you know you deserve it. Find out when the best time to ask...
  10. School & Education

    Headed back to school... again

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    Whether you lost your job due to downsizing or your career took an unexpected turn, you may find yourself in need of an updated...
  11. School & Education

    50 Things I wish I'd known in college

    If you could do college all over again, how would you do it differently? What is it you wish you would have known?
  12. Parenting

    Essential steps for students to capitalize on college

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    Last year, the Associated Press reported that 53.6 percent of adults with bachelor’s degrees under the age of 25 were either...
  13. Parenting

    When your child wants to be a farmer

    If your child loves gardening — or just good old dirt — he or she may have a bright future in agriculture, perhaps a farming career.
  14. Careers

    Discover your passion: Tips on finding your dream job

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    It’s time to start doing something you love. Work really isn’t work if you love it, right? We've got tips on how to find...
  15. How-Tos

    How to create an award-winning resume

    A potential employer’s first impression of you is your resume. Make sure yours has them wanting to hire you before they even...
  16. Tips & Advice

    Our girls need guidance

    Telling your daughter she can do whatever she wants with her life might seem like the kind of encouragement she needs.
  17. Finance

    Working Mom 3.0: Holiday money matters

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    When you’re a work at home mom, juggling career and family obligations during the holidays, every penny counts — so why not leverage...
  18. Careers

    How to handle a job you hate

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    I hate my job: Three steps to help you get through a miserable employment. 

  19. Careers

    5 Ways to improve your resume

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    Sending out resumes and not getting any job offers? Maybe it's not you -- it could be your resume that's stopping employers from...
  20. Careers

    6 Signs it's time for a new job

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    Not every job is meant to last forever – even if you thought it was the perfect job for you. Like relationships, it can take a while...