9 Great Resources That Help PhD Students Transition Into the Workforce

Fewer than one in 200 PhD graduates become professors—and most will spend upwards of a decade in temporary postdoc positions. Want career alternatives? These nine websites should help you do your research, explore different paths, and learn from others in the same position as you.

How to Turn Strong Performers Into Champions, According to Olympic Coaches (Who Actually Do That)

Good managers are a lot like coaches. And what better way to become a better one than taking tips from Olympic coaches? These people have worked with the likes of Michael Phelps and Simone Biles, so they know how to motivate champions. Here's what you can learn from them.

How to Get the Right Kind of Feedback in Your New Job (Because Your Success Depends on It)

The first 90 days of your new job are crucial to set yourself up for long-term career success. It’s where you make good on the promises you touted during your interview and set the stage for how people perceive you. Here's how to ask your boss (and colleagues) for feedback—and get the right advice.

11 Tips for Staying Healthy This Winter, According to Muse Readers

When flu season starts you might want to take a few days off until it's over. But, this isn't always the best use of your vacation days. So, we asked The Muse community in our Discussions forum the best ways to stay healthy and happy this winter—here's some of the advice they had.

How to Get Real-Life Career Experience During Your PhD Program

Even if you feel swamped with research and homework, it's still smart to try to get work experience while you're getting your PhD. Luckily, there are things you can do to get those transferable skills. We have several options for you—from least time-intensive to most.

I’m the Host of HQ and Here’s How I Got to Where I Am Today

We chatted with Quiz Daddy and host of HQ Scott Rogowsky about his career path. He worked for The Onion, Topps, Comedy Central, and more, and has struggled a lot to get where he is today. Here's his advice for people wanting to break into show business or standup.

This Is What a Career Path in Sales Looks Like

All sales jobs are not created equal. If you work in sales (or are interested in working in sales), here are the eight main sales positions you should consider, how much they all pay, and what skills or experience you need to break into them.

26 Innovative Companies We Love

Looking for a culture that empowers you to own your work and use your big, seemingly crazy ideas to drive business success? You're in luck. We've rounded up 26 innovative companies that are all on the search for top talent (like you!) to help them keep on innovating.

Here’s My Trick for Reading 2 Books a Month (and Still Getting Everything Else Done)

How many of you put down “read more books” as one of your New Year’s Resolutions, yet fail to read all but two before the year ends? If you're struggling to develop a consistent reading habit, here's my trick for reading more and still having time for all the other responsibilities in my life.

Here’s What Actually Happened When I Quit My Job to Go Hiking

A lot of people dream about quitting their job to go on an adventure. Here's the real story behind one person who left a good job to go hiking for nine months, how she saved up for the trip, and how it impacted her career.