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Why We Both Went Back to Work After Having Kids

Earlier this year I wrote about the not-so-insignificant costs of having a baby, and several of you asked about the decision to go back to work or for one parent to stay home. For those fortunate enough to have this choice, choosing to return to … [Read more...]

Money Mentors: Teacher and Entrepreneur Tom Morris on Working Multiple Jobs, Taking Risks

David’s post “Why You Should Work Multiple Jobs,” really got me thinking. Much of the advice in that post sounded like lessons I’ve heard since I was little. Many of my family members have worked multiple jobs (or at least a part-time job while bei … [Read more...]

The Only 9 Resume Tips You’ll Ever Need

To land your dream gig in today's cutthroat job market, you'll need a resume that blows hiring managers out of their chairs. To help, I scoured the Web for nine tips that will help you rock rewriting your resume. 1. Sell Your Achievements. What's … [Read more...]

How To Start Freelancing: Four Steps To A Steady Second Income

More money is not always the answer. There are plenty of people with six figure incomes who are as financially hapless as those earning far less. That said, earning additional income can often help you achieve financial freedom faster. This is why … [Read more...]

Why You Should Work Multiple Jobs

The New York Times ran this piece about people working four or more jobs to pay the bills. Not surprisingly, everybody in the story was under 30. Nor was it surprising that hundreds of readers chimed in to say: “twentysomethings working mul … [Read more...]

Should You Move For A Job?

The New York Times has called us “The Go-Nowhere Generation.”The reason?Lots of us are choosing not to venture far from home.We’re not crossing state lines to find work---even when there are few jobs at home. We came of age at the dawn of a recession … [Read more...]

Time Management for Freelancers: How To Find Extra Hours for Earning More

Everybody wants to earn more money. And as we've established, often the most straightforward way to do that is to start freelancing in addition to your nine-to-five. Ideally, you can even make that work something you already enjoy---like teaching … [Read more...]

How Not To Suck at Applying for a Job

Most people absolutely suck at applying to jobs. And this is GREAT NEWS. Why? Because it means that with just the tiniest bit of consideration and work, you should be able to absolutely crush your next job search. Not too long ago, I was … [Read more...]

How To Use Social Media To Help—Not Hurt—Your Career

Note from David: It's been a while since we've talked about career issues on Money Under 30, so we're going to fix that this week. Today, I asked Amber to write about how you can use social networking accounts to help your career. (At the very … [Read more...]

How This Blog Earns Full-Time Income from Part-Time Work (Plus 3 Tips To Help You Earn More)

Many of you frequently ask me to share more details about the business side of this blog. In other words: How does this blog make money? When I tell people that this blog isn’t only profitable, but capable of being my sole income, I i … [Read more...]