advice

Workplace advice for any issue, problem, or concern; from changing careers to co-working advice and decorating needs.

Brittany Plante2 years ago
The Winter Break Woes
If you're anything like me - an overworked, underpaid college student - you haven't done much but work, sit on your ass, watch television, and catch up on your sanity since the end of the semester. No...
11 Films You Should Watch if You Want to Work for Microsoft or Facebook
This is the second part of the article 11 Films You Should Watch if You Want to Work for Satya Nadella or Mark Zuckerberg in an ongoing series about films you should watch if you want to work for the ...
Lindsie Polhemus2 years ago
Habits of Self-Made Millionaires
If you are looking to pursue your wildest dreams and live an opulent, luxurious lifestyle, it is important to cultivate the habits of self-made millionaires. The wealthiest of individuals in the world...
Richard Owens2 years ago
Unhealthiest Jobs In America
Not all jobs are equal, and some have huge risks compared to others. You may feel a lot better about your job after reading about some of the most unhealthy jobs in America. Or maybe worse, if your jo...
Matt Cates2 years ago
Work, Kids, College, Rotate
Hard to type an essay on Gothic literature bouncing a baby on your knee. But with each bound of the red-headed binky sucker, I reminded myself: “This is what you wanted, man.” Homework was due on Ann ...
Seller's Choice2 years ago
The E-Trump Effect
There has been significant speculation surrounding President-elect Trump’s bold platform that pushes for key initiatives and changes regarding: international trade, border security, immigration, taxes...
Matt Cates2 years ago
19 Steps I Took To Retire At 44…With A Family
(This article was previously posted on Buzzfeed) These are the steps I took to retire at age 44, but every person has a different set of circumstances. Therefore you must customize these steps to your...
Nia Gyant2 years ago
6 Powerful Practices For Successful Online Reputation Management
“There’s no second chance to make a first impression.” You may have heard those wise and true words before. Once a person makes a judgment, that judgment usually sticks. It serves as an anchor for all...
Leila Parker2 years ago
Bad Habits To Break To Be More Productive
They say it takes 21 days to break a habit. Three weeks to stop a behavior that you may have been doing your whole life. But if there's any time to break a habit, it's now. Habits to break to be more ...
Seller's Choice2 years ago
12 Ways To Rev Up Profit Margins
Sellers often come to HomeRev with a simple question: How can I increase my margins? This is an important question for anyone looking to be successful in the world of e-commerce. Higher margins are th...
Richard Owens2 years ago
Midlife Career Change Advice From Baby Boomers to Millennials
Millennials are "lazy, entitled narcissists," according to Baby Boomers. Hold on Millennials, before you make this about yourselves you should know that Baby Boomers contemplated and made midlife care...
11 Films You Should Watch if You Want to Work for Satya Nadella or Mark Zuckerberg
This is the second article in a series about the films you should watch if you want to work for the most powerful people in the world. You should read the article 9 Films You Should Watch if You Want ...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Write For Journal Today
Because water cooler conversation is old school, and not in the good way. Join the Vocal community and publish your first piece on Journal today. Journal has now joined the Vocal platform, letting peo...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Career Lessons People Learn Too Late
All careers have their own specific career challenges which are presented to us as career lessons. We are taught throughout our lives that work is the essence of life, and without a job, we are nothin...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast
We’ve all heard the line, early bird gets the worm. We get it: morning people are more successful, but what are the things successful people do before breakfast—and what should you start doing too? Wh...
Parag Patel2 years ago
Things No One Tells You About Working the Night Shift
The night shift is the dead zone of employment. Whether you're a nurse, a concierge, a security guard, or any one of those brazen folks who dares take on what most consider the worst shifts imaginable...
Journal Staff2 years ago
What to Do About Office Gossip
Karen was working in her office, minding her own business. The phone rang and interrupted her concentration. It was a woman she had worked with three months before, calling to tell her something she d...
Leigh Stringer2 years ago
Unhealthy Workplace Habits and How to Correct Them 
It’s not that we’re bad people, or that we aren’t working hard. The problem is that what our minds and bodies need at a basic level is in conflict with our work style. We are so focused on work, on ge...