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As an Entrepreneur, 'There's No Typical Day'

When you're starting up, there's no such thing as a regular schedule.

5 Good Reasons You Don’t Understand Your Employees

Culture clashes happen at the office, not just the university. Be prepared for your incoming "freshman" class.

Tommy?s Rules or Respecting Other Cultures

Peter Post discusses the importance of respecting different customs and norms of behavior as a person travels into a different culture.

The Cab Driver's Lesson

I often recall an interview with a cab driver who had driven for years without an accident. When asked his secret, he replied that when he was driving, that was all he did. He didn't listen to the radio or look at pretty girls or engage in long conversations with his customers. Show More Summary

It is Time

It is time to: Clean the windows through which you view the world; Re-read those books on chaos; Renew your emphasis on relationships instead of transactions; Determine what is non-discretionary and what can be whittled or thrown (and...Show More Summary

3 Tips for Writing a Stellar MBA Application Essay

Your MBA application shows the admission committee who you are. Want to let the real you shine through? Use these tips. The post 3 Tips for Writing a Stellar MBA Application Essay appeared first on Brazen Life.

Quote of the Day

Those who rush arrive first at the grave. - Spanish proverb

Eye Candy: The Best Designed Products of the Inc. 5000

Whether they make handblown glass or humble cleaning supplies, Inc. 5000 companies are incorporating elegant design into their products. We've highlighted four of the best.

How To Look Business Professional in Jeans – #DenimDay

Next month – on Friday, October 3 – thousands of organizations will participate in one of the largest cause marketing efforts of all time. Since 1996, Lee National Denim Day has raised close to $100 million for the fight against breast cancer. Show More Summary

Surprise: Working Fathers Have It Easier Than Working Mothers

Since a lot of us have jobs that can be done from our laptops sans pants (hello!), working from home is a viable option for many—and a great choice for working parents. But studies have shown that telecommuting is actually … More » Surprise:...Show More Summary

Franchise Discovery Day: To Clinch A Deal?

On Franchise Discovery Day, you must have highly educated questions that will enable you to learn if this is really what you want. We'll help you prepare. The post Franchise Discovery Day: To Clinch A Deal? appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

Favorite Job Interview Questions May Not Be The Best – Part 3

You’ll be asked bad job interview questions. But you don’t have to give bad answers. Here are some suggestions for the "favorite" interview questions. The post Favorite Job Interview Questions May Not Be The Best – Part 3 appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

Ready to Launch a Career at Sea? Here are 5 reasons that will set you sailing

Careers at sea can initially seem a scary but can be an exciting option whether you’re just out of school, or are ready to take on the challenge of a career change. It’s a huge lifestyle change, but for many people, the rewards far outweigh the sacrifices. The sacrifices may be – not seeing your family [...]Show More Summary

Welcome To Your New Midlife Crisis

The classic midlife crisis was always associated with the sports car and the inappropriate girlfriend, but not anymore. Welcome to the NEW midlife crisis. The post Welcome To Your New Midlife Crisis appeared first on CAREEREALISM.

Call for Philip Marlowe

It was an hour and a half later. The body had been taken away, the ground gone over, and I had told my story three or four times. We sat, four of us, in the day captain's room at the West Los Angeles station. The building was quiet except for a drunk in a cell who kept giving the Australian bush call while he waited to go downtown for sunrise court. Show More Summary

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