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7 Employers That Offer Part-time Employees Health Insurance

7 Employers that Offer Health Insurance to Part-timers

Part-time jobs are not created equal. Here are 20 major employers who provide health insurance benefits to part-timers.

5 Strategies To Land A Promotion At Work

5 Strategies To Land A Promotion At Work

Getting promoted isn’t about who’s been there the longest. It’s more about who is most valuable. Here’s how to make yourself stand out.

The 10 Best Countries For Working Abroad

10 Best Countries To Work Abroad

Do you dream about living full-time outside the United States? The best countries to work abroad are affordable, safe and offer job opportunities for foreigners (or at least reliable WiFi for virtual entrepreneurs). Here are 10 international destinations where you can unpack, get to work, and stay a while.

Don’t Have The ‘Right’ Degree For Your Dream Job (And Dream Salary)? How To Convince Employers You Do

Don’t Have The “Right” College Degree For Your Dream Job (And Dream Salary)- Here’s How To Convince Employers You Do!

We’ve all known smug engineering majors who think a liberal arts degree is nothing but a ticket to pulling espresso shots. Although it’s true — some degrees are more marketable than others — you shouldn’t let the “wrong” degree stop you from pursuing your dream job.

5 Steps To Negotiating The Salary Of Your Dreams

5 Steps to Negotiate The Salary of Your Dreams

Negotiating your first salary is a daunting task but extremely important. Since raises are often based on a percent of your current salary a small bump now could lead to a lot of money over time! Intern expert Lauren Berger shares with us her top tips for negotiating a starting salary.

5 Ways You May Be Able To Earn More Money At Work (Without A Raise)

How to earn more money at work (without asking for a raise).

Raises aren’t the only way to squeeze some extra money out of your employer. Make sure you are taking advantage of all your benefits and cash in those unused vacation days. But whatever you do, don’t leave money on the table!

It’s Crazy, But We Hired Housecleaners; When Is It Time To Start Outsourcing Your Life?

How to outsource your life; why we hired house cleaners and ways you can be more productive by hiring people to help you.

Successful people know when to delegate. Hiring housecleaners and landscapers may not make sense in your 20s, but there are other ways outsourcing your life can help you produce more, earn more, and reclaim your free time.

How To Financially Prepare To Quit Your Job

Quitting your job to pursue a dream is exciting; but make sure you're prepared financially first.

Quitting your job to pursue a business, become a full-time parent, or simply take a break is the most exciting risk you’ll ever take. Just be sure your finances are prepared.

Funny Money: How To Get Ahead At The Office By Acting Like A Jerk

Don't want friends? Want to get ahead in the office? The read here and learn how to become a grade-A office jerkwad!

No one actively wants to be known as the jerk of the office, but it’s those who don’t care whether or not they’re or not they’re labeled that way who tend to rise to the top. You can gripe about these folks and try to undermine them, or you can observe them and learn from them, using some of their skills in less audacious ways to improve your own standing.

Unhappy At Work? Meet The Man Who Wants To Help You Find Your Perfect Career

Finding a niche career is possible -- the key is to start honing your skills and networking now.

Eight in 10 Americans are unhappy at their jobs. Sound familiar? By thinking creatively and networking with the right people, however, young professionals have a unique opportunity to carve out a niche career doing something you love. Here’s how.