How to Become a LinkedIn Influencer, According to (Everyday) People Who Did It

Building a strong social media presence requires much more than an impressive professional profile. If you know how to use it to your advantage, LinkedIn can help grow your status, your following, and your business. Here is everything you need to know to become a LinkedIn influencer.

Here’s How to Address Your Immigration Status While Job Searching

No immigrant working in the U.S. can ignore the frenzied debates taking place in Washington, D.C., lately. If you're unsure how to address your immigration status in your job search, here are some tips for how to handle your application and interview.

5 Tricks for Getting Powerful People to Come to You (Seriously)

You probably know that powerful people receive dozens, if not hundreds, of unsolicited requests every day. But the secret to getting their attention isn't to chase them—but to get them to come to you. Here are five tips for doing just that.

What I Learned From (Finally) Speaking Out About Sexual Harrassment at Work

I’ve been groped on the subway and touched inappropriately at industry events. When a man made a lewd remark to me while networking last month, I spoke up. Here's my personal experience, and what I learned about the workplace when it comes to being a woman.

What it Was Actually Like to Be the Only Woman at My Company

One woman shares what it feels like to get mansplained to about lipstick just because her co-worker’s wife works at Sephora—and other tales from a male-dominated workplace.

How to Cut Down a Presentation That’s Running Long (Without Having to Talk Fast)

Talking faster is never a good way to shorten a presentation. If you're down to the wire and you have to make some adjustments, here's what to do.

7 Simple Ways to Make Yourself Indispensable at Work

Your goal this year: Become the person your company can't live without. Doing so will give you notoriety, job security, and maybe even a promotion. Here's how.

The Best Advice for Procrastinators Who Don’t Want to Change Their Routine

Rather than trying (and failing) to force myself to stay on task all the time, I decided to plan for “mini-procrastination” breaks throughout the day.

It’s Your Fault People Always Misunderstand You

You may think you're a good talker, but if people still seem confused, it's time to take to take a cold hard look at your communication style.

5 Simple Habits That’ll Make a Big Difference for Your Brain Power

As we get older, our brains start to deteriorate. But, it's not too late for you to continue to stretch it—here are five habits that'll keep you healthy.