Is “Follow Your Passion” Bad Career Advice?

The rule of thumb is that if it’s not making revenue then it’s a hobby, not a side hustle or a side business , so figure that part out before you get started.

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The One Piece of Career Advice I Wish I’d Had When I Was Younger

Answer by Ian Mathews, Senior Executive for two Fortune 500 companies, on Quora:   No one is looking out for your career. My first manager out of college was amazing. He was patient, motivating and loyal to his team. He pushed us but took time to celebrate when we delivered. This is a rare attribute …

The 15 Fastest Growing Jobs of the Future

Author: Sophie Deering Source: Undercover Recruiter With changes in the economy, technological advancements and transforming consumer/societal demands; certain industries are beginning to diminish as the market no longer calls for their services, whereas other more high-in-demand sectors are on the increase. Healthcare and tech are some of the fastest growing sectors and jobs within these industries …

Embracing the Growth That Failure Brings

Author: Rochelle Amour Source: Brazen Careerist With millennials making millions in the tech industry or inventing world-changing devices every Monday morning, failure can be a particularly bitter pill to swallow for young entrepreneurs. But between the challenge of finding a job in today’s economy and the entrepreneurial startup battle cry of our generation, it’s a …