Don’t Let Your Professional Shortcomings Hold You Back

Author: Emily Triplett Lentz Source: Lifehacker The further you get in your career, the harder it is to pinpoint—and then do something about—your personal and professional shortcomings. Why is that? How do you figure out your weak spots and then address them? You’d think leaders especially would be skilled at identifying and removing obstacles. But …

You’re Never “Done” With Personal Development

Author: Darius Foroux Source: DariusForoux.com I often hear people saying stuff like, “You don’t need to read non-fiction books anymore!” They pretend they somehow “graduated” from the whole personal development movement. “I stopped listening to podcasts,” is another one of those statements. Every time I hear something like that, one word comes to mind: Arrogance. …

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 …