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WSJ MarketWatch: A shorter workweek may make you a better worker

I shared my opinion on the shorter work week with Quentin Fottrell, MarketWatch… Getty Images Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim would like to put you on a 3-day workweek. Working a shorter week would likely make most people feel happier and even more productive, experts say. But research suggests it may also help boost employment rates. Read [...]

Avoiding First Job Disaster: Tips From Career Coach Steve Langerud

Blogger Rob Martin wrote a post including an interview with me on Millenials in the workplace.  He writes, “Millennials have been raised in a time filled with innovation and endless possibilities. The traditional dream jobs of doctor and astronaut still apply, but so does being the next Steve Jobs or Bill Gates. College provides Millennials an opportunity to experience new things,  build new relationships, learn [...]