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What to Do When You Get Fired [187 Career Experts' Tips]

What to Do When You Get Fired [187 Career Experts' Tips]

Imagine you just lost your job. If you’re one of the 141,667 U.S. employees facing that this month, you don’t have to imagine. In your near future? Financial troubles, marital stress, a thundering whack to your self-esteem… Wait. It doesn’t have to be like this. Here’s what you need to do in the next few days to make sure you’ll handle this nightmare well.

Going Low to Get Ahead (2020 Study)

Going Low to Get Ahead (2020 Study)

Would American professionals compromise their values for professional games? We surveyed 1,000 workers for an answer. Here is what we found out.

Worst Career Regrets People Have (but You Can Avoid)

Worst Career Regrets People Have (but You Can Avoid)

Career regret is common, but you don't have to make the same mistakes others have made. Learn what most people regret and avoid these bad career decisions. Otherwise, you'll live with them for the rest of your professional life.

I Hate My Job. I Hate My Boss. Here's What to Do *Now*

I Hate My Job. I Hate My Boss. Here's What to Do *Now*

You hate your job, hate your boss, and want to leave right away but don’t quite know how? We’re here to help. Find out what to do when you hate your job and get ready to start a new one you’ll love—a month from now. Interested? Read more!

20+ Best Ice Breaker Questions & Games

20+ Best Ice Breaker Questions & Games

Best icebreaker games and questions. Learn how to break the ice in meetings and other professional contexts. Make everyone feel at ease and avoid awkwardness.

What Should I Major In? How to Choose a Major in 9 Steps

What Should I Major In? How to Choose a Major in 9 Steps

What should I major in? This question causes anxiety in the heart of every student, but with the help of this complete tutorial, you'll soon learn how to choose a major you’ll love Tips and advice from experts will get you on your way to choosing a major for university and college courses right away.

Job Search Statistics for 2020 (Ultimate List)

Job Search Statistics for 2020 (Ultimate List)

About 58% job seekers report their job search lasted 2 months or less. About 13% of candidates spend 7 months of more (even years) looking for a job. For employers, positions open for a few months should signal that the recruiting process might be faulty.

Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Does age discrimination happen often? One study asks 2,000 Americans if they have been discriminated against and their attitude regarding ageism. Here are the results.

Childhood Dream Jobs [2020 Study]

Childhood Dream Jobs [2020 Study]

Do people land their dream jobs from childhood? One study asks 2,000 Americans if they fulfilled their childhood dreams. Here are the results.

Dating Coworkers in Numbers: 2020 Study

Dating Coworkers in Numbers: 2020 Study

Mixing work and romance is a tricky business. In this study, we investigate whether or not Americans have dated their co-workers and how their relationships influenced their work lives.