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AT&T’s Jennifer Van Buskirk’s Career Advice: Fight for Your Future

"One of the things I admire about UFC fighters is their dedication to their craft," writes Van Buskirk.

Sodexo: Can a Thank You Note Give You an Edge over the Competition?

Sodexo: Can a Thank You Note Give You an Edge Over the Competition?

Many candidates wonder if they even have to send a thank you note after a phone screen and after an interview.

Monsanto’s Sara Miller: I’m Abandoning #MomGuilt at Meal Time and Online

"As a strong supporter of farmers who keep our planet fed, I’m thrilled to see all the interest in food, but I’m longing for a shift in the discussion," writes Miller.

Surgeon Moms Face Special Challenges

Surgeon Moms Face Special Challenges

There might not be an ideal time for a woman doctor to have a child, according to a recent survey.

Sodexo: Career Reflections: Objects in the Mirror are Closer than They Appear

Sodexo: Career Reflections: Objects in the Mirror are Closer than They Appear

When did your career really begin? A Sodexo manager traced hers all the way back to 6th grade.

Lateral Move

Changing Jobs Within Your Company Could be a Good Move

If you generally like your workplace and colleagues, taking a new job at your company can have several advantages.

Working mothers

How to Apply Your New Mom Skills When You Go Back to Work

The thought of returning to work may feel overwhelming, but you’re now an expert multi-tasker.

Motherhood Penalty

How to Avoid the ‘Motherhood Penalty’ and Recoup Income

Women face a “motherhood penalty” of 4 percent of income for each child they have, and 10 percent for high-earning moms.

AT&T's Jennifer Van Buskirk: I Didn’t Plan My Career Path. Should You?

AT&T’s Jennifer Van Buskirk: I Didn’t Plan My Career Path. Should You?

"Look at your career as a long-term campaign," says Van Buskirk.

Tina Fey

Tina Fey Shares Her Success as a Working Mom with David Letterman

It's about how people you love just wear you out and irritate you and sit in your chair and make you lose sleep.

AT&T: The Key To Businesswomen Looking to Climb Higher

AT&T: The Key To Businesswomen Looking to Climb Higher

AT&T's Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Vice President of Human Resources Cynthia Marshall offers career advice.

EY: Five Qualities You Need to Become an Entrepreneur

EY: Five Qualities You Need to Become an Entrepreneur

EY's Global Vice Chair of Industry Alison Kay offers insight.

VIDEO: Benita Byrd Talks About Growing at Abbott

VIDEO: Benita Byrd Talks About Growing at Abbott

Byrd, director of global operations, environmental health and safety for Abbott's vascular business, talks about her career journey.

VIDEO: Career Advice from People That Work at AT&T

VIDEO: Career Advice from People That Work at AT&T

Working at AT&T is about challenging yourself to become the best version of you.

Robert Wood Johnson Health System’s Brian Agnew a Leader in Development

Fundraising led by Agnew is set to prepare the health system for the next phase of healthcare.

Lata Reddy: Building Relationships for That Next Opportunity

Reddy shares how her career in corporate philanthropy steered her into her current role at Prudential Financial.

Women’s Confidence Builders

Accenture offers valuable tips on how women can boost their confidence in the workplace.

Telephone Interviews A Guide to Success

Telephone Interviews: A Guide to Success

Employers can use phone interviews to eliminate underrepresented candidates before they even set foot in the door. But being adequately prepared can help you get past any biases.

Job Interview

The Job Search: Managing Interview Questions

Researching the company you want to work for is imperative, but if you want to hit a home run in your next interview, you need to be prepared for the other questions you’re likely to face.

Luke Visconti

Luke Visconti, CEO: Executive Presence: A How-To Guide

You must project competency and engender trust, and you can never appear to be a lightweight. You can have a sense of humor and light moments, but you have to have the gravitas of a leader.

Resume Tips

Common Résumé Mistakes to Avoid

Small errors can keep you from getting a big job. What are some of the most common mistakes people make on their resumes and what can you do to avoid them?

Raymond Arroyo

The One Thing You Need to Find the Perfect Job

It takes significant effort to land the job that’s right for you. But there is an essential attribute that supports and augments all these efforts.

Raymond Arroyo

The One Thing You Need to Find the Perfect Job

It takes significant effort to land the job that’s right for you. But there is an essential attribute that supports and augments all these efforts.