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How to handle a temporary break in salary

Are you in between jobs? Undergoing a temporary break in salary? This piece outlines how you can remain financially responsible without earning a salary.

How to answer the interview question about money

Money can often seem awkward to talk about in an interview. Read this article to discover the best ways to handle those hard money discussions during the interview process.

When is the right time to ask what the job pays?

Job hunting can be difficult, and talking pay can be even harder. Read this article for tips on when to bring up pay while job searching.

6 steps to improve your work/life quality

Read here to discover 6 tips on improving your work/life balance without taking a pay cut.

What does it take to land your dream job?

A reality check. Commitment. And time.

How to discuss salary during an interview

Discussing salary is always a bit uncomfortable, but it's especially tricky when a hiring manager asks what you currently make during a job interview. Read these tips to handling this topic with ease.

Your guide to moving for a new job

Relocating for a job? Read this guide and learn how to manage the move, the cost, and all the stress.

A newly unemployed person's guide to severance pay

If you have been laid off or let go, you may be wondering how severance pay actually works or when you get it.

Starting a new job

Whether it's your first time in the workforce, or you're transitioning from one company to another, there are a number of items to consider.

How to find your purpose in your 20's

Read further for advice on finding direction in your 20's.

Translate your job offer from legal jargon to English

Job offers are often filled with legal jargon and complicated terms. Read this article to learn how you can fully understand your job offer.

How to evaluate a job offer

When considering a job change, consider these financial factors. Use our tool as one method for job evaluation.

When your dream job doesn't pay

Nearly a third of workers say they're in their childhood dream job or a related field. Is your dream job sustainable?

Picked the wrong career? Do this.

Changing your career is possible. If you're looking for a career renovation, here’s a five-year plan.

Accept a full time offer or keep your freelance freedom?

Get assistance deciding between freelancing or working as an employee.

No, really: why there are no right or wrong career decisions

How do you capitalize on this no-right-or-wrong philosophy? Here are four ideas to get you started.

An unexpected career change

Find out how one man's career change—from Silicon Valley exec to whiskey maker—was not as risky as you might think.

Your guide to switching careers in 5 weeks

Here is a five-week quick start guide to making the jump from one career to the next.

Ways to become known as a career builder

Find out how you can prove you're committed to your career path without staying at your current company forever.

The perfect email to promote a side gig

Telling your network about your side job can be tricky. Learn a few tips to help make your announcement more effective.

Reject an offer without burning a bridge

It's not easy to reject a job offer, but here are a few ways to do it tactfully and without burning bridges.

How to interview with your dream company

If you've landed an interview for your dream job, here are some tips that might make you more prepared.

Taking a look at 2 weeks notice

Two weeks' notice is a long-standing workplace rule, a benchmark that theoretically allows you to leave a company on good terms. But is it still necessary?

4 ways a lateral move can benefit you

Sometimes a lateral move might be the right one for your career. Learn more.

Job hopping at your own firm?

Proceed carefully when you decide to apply for a new position within your company, since the move may be perceived negatively in some cases. Learn about how other people transitioned to a new job successfully.

4 Signs your career's totally stalled

It happens suddenly: Your career stalls, and you have nowhere to grow. See if it's time for a new opportunity.

Split Decisions: Stay at work or go back to school

Is going back to school for another degree worth the cost, or should you just stay in the workplace? Money guru Jean Chatzky can help you decide. Watch the video. (2:23)

4 times to negotiate your salary

Learn about the 4 times when you may have a higher chance of negotiating your salary successfully.

Setting career goals you can accomplish

Working towards more specific, realistic goals may serve you better than always dreaming big.

How to land more interviews

Job searching is not necessarily a numbers game. Get job searching tips from a career and life coach.

Mistakes to avoid when changing careers

Starting a new career can be a bold and exciting decision, but making the switch more gradually may work better for your finances. Learn about the common mistakes to avoid.

Can I make money following my passion?

Following your passion instead of maintaining a "safer" career may be in the cards for you. Get some pointers.

6 tips to better negotiate your salary

Negotiating your salary may be a tricky process. Get 6 tips that can help you be better prepared.

4 work-life balance tips

Maintaining a work-life balance can be hard, especially when work email is pinging your smartphone after office hours.
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