career

Careers in the industry; from corporate to middle management, food service, media, political figures, and beyond. All workplace careers.

Richard Owens2 years ago
What Great Leaders Do Differently
I have always asked myself what separates great leaders from those who aren't titled the same. When great leaders do things right, they inspire people working with them, but great leadership does not ...
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
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...
Danielle Banner2 years ago
Female Engineers with Powerful Careers Are Here to Stay 
Powerful female engineers deliver a promise of change, progress and equity in the workforce. Historically, women haven’t had the means or the ways to advance careers in engineering or technology. Toda...
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...
Jeremy Frommer2 years ago
Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read 
88 percent of the world's wealthiest people read for at least 30 minutes a day. If you aspire to join the ranks of wealthy entrepreneurs, reading is an invaluable skill. Books lead us into new ways of...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Are You a Workaholic?
At least, that was the collective answer we got after polling the floor of an undisclosed finance company. Some other gems also included, "if you dream of work more than your childhood", "if you eat i...
Donald Banner2 years ago
What It's Like To Be A: Mail Carrier 
Jimmy Fallon has said that it was his fallback plan if he didn’t succeed as a comedian; actor John Ratzenberger famously portrayed Cliff Clavin for 273 episodes on Cheers; this is what it's been like ...
Danielle Banner2 years ago
Whatever Happened to the Business Card?
"Every dog has its day" as the old expression goes, which in the case of the humble business card means that it's "15 minutes of fame" has, rather remarkably, persisted for well over 400 years. There ...
Danielle Banner2 years ago
How To Give a Killer Interview
Giving a great interview can be the difference between staying in your mediocre job, and pursuing your dream career. Colin Powell, an American statesman, has said, “There are no secrets to success. It...
Lindsie Polhemus2 years ago
Should You Choose a New Career?
Settling on a new career isn't easy; and for many that haven't had to look for a job in decades, the ability to find a new job seems daunting. You need to make sure that your new job is suited to both...
Lindsie Polhemus2 years ago
Great Careers for Single Parents
The best careers for single parents are much more than money-makers. Yes, these professions certainly bring in an income. That’s why you need a job, right? But they also provide the freedom, flexibili...