Networking can be awkward, especially when you’re sitting down for a one-on-one meeting. But with a little planning and preparation, you can make the most of it. Here are a few smart strategies to get you started.
So you’re looking for a new job. What should you do with your resume now that you have more experience, but the same jam-packed sheet of paper to work with? Check out some smart strategies to trim the old and make room for the new.
Many companies are offering their employees perks like casual dress codes and more flexible schedules. In the first of our opinion pieces, this professional explains why that’s a great thing—for employers, employees, and the bottom line.
You’ve probably spent most of your career thinking about rules: one-page resumes, be on time, and the like. But turns out, there are a few big ones you can break—and some you actually should.
Women have been starting companies at an ever-increasing rate, and Ladies Who Launch might just top the list of those we can thank for the trend. We sat down with some of the brains behind the operation to get their advice for young female entrepreneurs.
When you’re trying to find gifts for the friends who have everything, holiday shopping can feel a little, well, indulgent. Wouldn’t it be great to find something that actually gives back to the world? Here are five picks for gifts that keep on giving.
When buying a gift for a sister or one of your girlfriends, you’ve always got a place to start: “What would I pick out for myself?” But with the men in your life, that doesn’t quite work. If you’re perplexed by what to get the guys on your list, check out our ideas.
Anyone who claims that fashion isn’t serious has not met Zolaykha Sherzad, who is creating job opportunities for Afghan women through her company. Read on to find out about her work and hear her hope that women will be the force behind rebuilding her country.
Whether you want to race in your hometown or pound the pavement in a place you’ve never been before (or, of course, just cheer on others after you finish your 5K), here are the details on seven serious races.
The field of foreign policy may be dominated by men—but there are some notable exceptions to the rule. We went on a hunt to bring you 12 exceptional female bloggers and tweeters who’ll inspire you to learn about the world and follow your foreign policy aspirations.