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Finding Happiness And Success By Giving Thanks
Shawn Achor is an award-winning Harvard professor, speaker and author of "The Happiness Advantage." In his TedX Bloomington talk, Achor says, "only 25 percent of job successes are predicted by IQ. Seventy-five percent of job successes are predicted by your optimism levels, your social support and your ability to see stress as a challenge instead of as a threat." Achor's research found that we … Read News

Goodbye, Middle Manager
What's middle management? A new study from the job-matching service TheLadders suggests that's a question job seekers may soon be asking. The study analyzed keywords and phrases job seekers use to search for jobs – along with employers' word choices for job postings – from TheLadders' more than 6 million members and 60,000 employers. More than 600 job titles were analyzed between 2008 and 2013. … Read News

The Challenge Of Being Poor At America's Richest Colleges
Shelling out $300 for one chemistry textbook. Jetting off to Budapest, Paris and Rome while studying abroad in Madrid. Grabbing a last-minute Amtrak ticket to Manhattan for a job interview during senior year. … Read News